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Jul 25, 2010 - White Bird Battlefield Nez Perce NHS

Jul. 25 White Bird Battlefield, Nez Perce NHS That was the quickest National Park we’ve ever been to. This is only one site of 38 scattered over 1,000 miles through MT, ID and OR. This is the place where the White Bird Reservation was for years. Twice the US Govt. made the area of this reservation smaller. The Indians were calm for years with settlers coming in and homesteading on their land. Then there were gold prospectors. But when they found gold, the govt. took the land from the Indians. Three young Indians finally had enough of the...

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