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Filed Under: Law | National | Sports
Town appeals decision to return Jim Thorpe's remains to family (09/05)
Opening briefs are due September 23 in the repatriation case of Jim Thorpe, the legendary athlete whose remains are buried in Pennsylvania.

Filed Under: Education | National
Native Sun News: Death rate cover-up at Carlisle Indian School (09/05)
The research of Preston McBride, a recent graduate of Dartmouth’s MALS graduate program, sheds new light on the history of the Carlisle Indian school and the place in history of the school’s founder Capt. Richard Henry Pratt.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Education
Column: Winnebago woman was one of first Indian film stars (06/18)
Lillian St. Cyr, a member of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, was a film star who Carlisle Indian School.

Filed Under: Law | National | Sports
Community to appeal decision in Jim Thorpe reburial dispute (05/13)
The remains of Jim Thorpe won't be returned to Oklahoma any time soon despite a federal judge's decision favoring the legendary athlete's sons. Judge A. Richard Caputo ordered the borough...

Filed Under: Opinion
Editorial: A final resting place for the legendary Jim Thorpe (04/30)
The New York Times on the battle to rebury the remains of legendary athlete Jim Thorpe in Oklahoma: A bittersweet restlessness has long been tied to the legend of Jim...

Filed Under: Education
Oneida Nation makes donation to American Revolution museum (07/10)
The Oneida Nation of New York will make a donation to the Museum of the American Revolution in Pennsylvania. The Oneidas sided with the colonists during the Revolutionary War. They...

Filed Under: Sports
Hockey team ignores national trend and picks an Indian mascot (05/25)
A new North American Hockey League Junior A team in Pennsylvania will be known as the "Tomahawks." The Johnstown Tomahawks also have an Indian-themed logo. It's an Indian head...

Filed Under: Law | National
NPR: A truly heartbreaking story of Jim Thorpe and his burial (03/26)
"MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. Now it's time to open up the pages of the Washington Post Magazine. That's something...

Filed Under: Law | National | Sports
WaPo: Jim Thorpe's sons battle to rebury him in Oklahoma (03/16)
"Funerals, like weddings, can be messy family affairs. Not everything goes according to plan. Emotions run high. Even pleasant people can be tense. Few people who met Patsy Thorpe —...

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Column: Father and son working to return Jim Thorpe home (02/22)
"Two injustices were thrust upon Jim Thorpe, a Native American from the Sac and Fox Indian Tribe who was arguably the world's greatest athlete. The first occurred in 1913, six...

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