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Blackfeet:

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Native North Americans of the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American languages). They occupied in the early 19th cent.
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The bill also provides certainty for the Blackfeet Tribe to receive its funding on time by providing the Bureau of Reclamation flexibility to ensure that Tribes are fully funded by their enforceability date.
Caption: Color beadwork layout (left and above) of the Northern Blackfeet shirt shown in Fig-1 from Rymill Collection, Cat.
In addition to the people who visited the public museum exhibits, some 550 people from the Kainai, Piikani, Siksika, and Blackfeet communities participated in smaller sessions where they could closely examine and handle the shirts.
On April 2, Fox, who holds the Beaver Bundle along with her husband, conducted a Beaver Bundle ceremony as buffalo were transferred from Elk Island National Park to Blackfeet Nation land in Montana.
The shipment of animals from Alberta's Elk Island National Park to the Blackfeet Indian Reservation follows a 2014 treaty among tribes in the United States and Canada that aims to restore bison to areas of the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains where millions once roamed.
"Buckskin Brigades" is premised on the Lewis & Clark Expedition murder of a Native American Blackfeet Indian Chief in 1806 near what is now Helena, Montana, and its effect in changing the course of history.
And, the Blackfoot were telling Small that "the whole of the Blackfeet pitching down towards where the Stone [Nakoda] Indians have Buffalo Pounds," likely in the Nose Hill/Neutral Hills area.
The Sun replied, "We've got more Blackfeet than you see here.
He spent his final year on the Blackfeet Reservation in Montana.
Farr makes use of extensive archival research to reconstruct the story of Spopee, a Blackfoot Indian who spent 32 years in an insane asylum after shooting a white man in 1879, and in so doing examines the larger social and racial history of the last days before the confinement of the American Blackfeet to a reservation.
(AP) -- A former Blackfeet Indian Reservation resident with a doctorate in clinical psychology is the new president of Blackfeet Community College in Browning.
Although the Piikani Nation, a member of the Blackfoot Confederacy, is not part of the legal proceedings, Weasel Head said they have Piikani support and support from the Blackfeet First Nation, in Montana, also a member of the confederacy.