Native American Heritage Month

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Native American Heritage Month

On August 3, 1990, United States president George H.W. Bush declared November National American Indian Heritage Month. Native Americans are referred to a large section of indigenous peoples in America. This month had been designated to highlight the rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories to acknowledge the important contributions of native peoples. Many places across the United States celebrate this month long event. Three personally notable celebrations occur at The Smithsonian Institute, National Museum of American Indian, and Chehaw Park.
The Smithsonian Institute hosts performances, films, and discussions to inform and entertain the public. The National Museum of American Indian offers many

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