New State Seal Commemorates California Indians
- PUBLISHER'S NOTES. Margolin, Malcolm // News from Native California;Fall2002, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p2
Talks about a public ceremony on August 12, 2002 for the official California Indian Seal. Information on a speech given by Larry Myers, head of the state's Native American Heritage Commission, to California Indians.
- Students Witness Casting of Seal. Franklin, Matthew // News from Native California;Fall2002, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p32
Reports on the field trip of the students from Elk Grove Unified School District's Indian Education Program in Sacramento to view the final stage of the creation of the state's California Indian seal on March 8, 2002. Number of students who attended the field trip; Information on the...
- LOOKING BACK AT ALCATRAZ. Johnson, Troy // News from Native California;Summer2010, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p20
The article discusses the 1969 American Indian occupation of Alcatraz Island in California and its significance in changes in the relationship between Native American nations and the U.S. government.
- American Indians oppose county's voting plan. Neary, Ben // Native American Times;7/16/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 29, p4
The article reports on American Indians who filed court papers to oppose Fremont County's proposal for a new voting system in Wyoming.
- The Arts and Native Americans. Wheeler, Kathleen // School Library Media Activities Monthly;Nov98, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p11
Offers curriculum ideas for an Art and Social Studies project about Native Americans. What will be used to search periodicals for information on Native Americans and their art; Curriculum objectives; Resources used; Evaluation of the project.
- Native American Life. Davis, Shirley // School Library Media Activities Monthly;Nov98, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p21
Offers curriculum ideas on a Social Studies project about the life of Native American tribes. Library media skills objectives; Curriculum objectives; Resources used in the project; Evaluation of the project. INSETS: Sample Research Questions;Native American Tribes.
- Joseph, a chief of the Nez Perce. // Cobblestone;Sep90, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p4
Discusses the origins of the Nez Perce Indians and Joseph, a leader during and after the Nez Perce War.
- Cunning Coyote and the monster of the Clearwater. Howell, A.S.; Nees, S. // Cobblestone;Sep90, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p6
Recounts the story of the Coyote Iceye'eye, who fought the great monster of the Clearwater River and started the Nee-me-poo people, the ancestors of the Nez Perce.
- One chief or many? Robinette, J.V. // Cobblestone;Sep90, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p16
Discusses the types of chiefs found in Indian tribes as well as Chief Joseph's role in the Nez Perce tribe. War chiefs and civil chiefs; Principal chiefs; Other Nez Perce chiefs.