Chippewa National Assembly
The Chippewa National Assembly general session met and was addressed by tribal historians and storytellers. The speakers talked about the history of the tribe and the federal government’s responsibilities in Native American affairs.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Tony Nertoli Member Chippewa Tribe
- Tom Peters Specialist Chippewa Tribe->Language
- Bob Van Alstine Historian Chippewa Tribe
- Tim Wapato Executive Director National Indian Gaming Assn.
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