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Eastern Band Of Cherokee Indians
... The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI), ᏣᎳᎩᏱ ᏕᏣᏓᏂᎸᎩ or Tsalagiyi Detsadanilvgi is a federally recognized Native American tribe in the United States of America, who are descended ... The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians are primarily the descendants of those persons listed on the Baker Rolls of Cherokee Indians ... The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is one of three federally recognized Cherokee tribes, the others being the Cherokee Nation and the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, both in Oklahoma ...
Asian South African - Indians
... There are more than 1 million Indians in South Africa, most of whom are descended from indentured labourers who were brought into the country by the British from India in the mid-19th century ... Traders also subsequently immigrated ("Passenger Indians") ... Indian South Africans form the largest grouping of people of Indian descent born outside India ...
Indian Red - Lyrics
... dans day Madi cu defio, en dans dey, end dans day We are the Indians, Indians, Indians of the nation The wild, wild creation We won't bow down Down on the ground Oh how I love to hear him call Indian Red I've ...
Kelly Shoppach - Career - Cleveland Indians
27, 2006, Shoppach was traded from the Red Sox to the Cleveland Indians, along with third base prospect Andy Marté, pitcher Guillermo Mota, a player to be named later, and cash considerations ... The Indians in turn sent outfielder Coco Crisp, catcher Josh Bard, and pitcher David Riske to the Red Sox ... The Indians received minor league pitcher Randy Newsom from the Red Sox to complete the trade ...
Mount Desert Island - History
... Deep shell heaps indicate American Indian encampments dating back 6,000 years in Acadia National Park, but prehistoric records are scanty ... The first written descriptions of Maine coast Indians, recorded 100 years after European trade contacts began, describe American Indians who lived off ... The Wabanaki Indians knew Mount Desert Island as Pemetic, "the sloping land" ...

Famous quotes containing the word indians:

    John Eliot came to preach to the Podunks in 1657, translated the Bible into their language, but made little progress in aboriginal soul-saving. The Indians answered his pleas with: ‘No, you have taken away our lands, and now you wish to make us a race of slaves.’
    —Administration for the State of Con, U.S. public relief program. Connecticut: A Guide to Its Roads, Lore, and People (The WPA Guide to Connecticut)

    This generation is very sure to plant corn and beans each new year precisely as the Indians did centuries ago and taught the first settlers to do, as if there were a fate in it.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Notwithstanding the unaccountable apathy with which of late years the Indians have been sometimes abandoned to their enemies, it is not to be doubted that it is the good pleasure and the understanding of all humane persons in the Republic, of the men and the matrons sitting in the thriving independent families all over the land, that they shall be duly cared for; that they shall taste justice and love from all to whom we have delegated the office of dealing with them.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)