TITLE

NEWE SOGOBIA: Western Shoshone Homeland

AUTHOR(S)
Ortiz, Beverly R.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
News from Native California;Winter2002/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on problems regarding the Treaty of Peace and Friendship signed by the Western Shoshone Indians with the U.S. Terms of the treaty; Ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court on a case regarding a land claim distribution for Newe Sogobia, filed by Western Shoshone Indians; Details on the Western Shoshone Claims Distribution Act sponsored by Nevada Senator Harry Reid.
ACCESSION #
9123465

 

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