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Main Topic
Our State
Topic
Our State: Native Americans on the Plains
Title

The Otoe-Missouria Tribe: The Forgotten Nebraskans

Speaker

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Description

This program celebrates the Otoe-Missouria Tribes. Matthew Jones is a member of the Otoe-Missouria Nation. He will talk about the Nation’s impact on the state of Nebraska, the Territory (Louisiana Purchase) to Statehood. Come take the journey of discovery and learn how these aboriginal people and our state effected each other.

Age Group
All Ages

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