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Native American Heritage Days Set for Grand Canyon’s North Rim

Native American Heritage Days Set for Grand Canyon’s North RimThe 18th annual Native American Heritage Days at the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park gets underway Aug. 11-12, 2011 and visitors will find lots of activities to enjoy.

The event, celebrating the rich cultural diversity of the Colorado Plateau, the Arizona Strip and the Grand Canyon, begins with a morning nature walk on Thursday, and ends with a special evening program on Friday.
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Cherokee Nation Tour Commemorates the American Civil War

Cherokee Nation Tour Commemorates the American Civil War Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism will commemorate the American Civil War's 150th Anniversary with an April 16, 2011 tour focusing on how the war impacted the Cherokee Nation.

The tour includes a visit to historic Capitol Square in Tahlequah, Okla., to...
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Lakota Sioux Hold Historic Ride Through Badlands National Park

Lakota Sioux Hold Historic Ride Through Badlands National Park Honoring those who lost their lives at the Wounded Knee massacre, Badlands National Park and Buffalo Gap National Grasslands ended 2010 by hosting an annual ride that is now renamed to connect with future generations.

Known for the past 23 years as th...
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For Visitors, New Mexico’s Acoma Pueblo Is ‘Haak’u’ – A Place Prepared

For Visitors, New Mexico’s Acoma Pueblo Is ‘Haak’u’ – A Place PreparedAcoma Pueblo in New Mexico is a progressive model of the old customs of a proud culture moving seamlessly into the 21st century.

With the unexplained collapse of the great commercial and spiritual center of Chaco Canyon, legend has it that the Acoma t...
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Gathering of Nations 2010, World’s Largest Native American Cultural Event, Set for April 22-24 in Albuquerque, N.M.

Gathering of Nations 2010, World’s Largest Native American Cultural Event, Set for April 22-24 in Albuquerque, N.M. The Gathering of Nations, what organizers call the world's largest gathering of Native American and indigenous people, will take place in Albuquerque, New Mexico between April 22 and 24, 2010.

The 27th Annual Gathering of Nations, considered the most ...
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