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Native American Heritage Month

In 1990, President George H. W. Bush approved a joint resolution designating November 1990 "National American Indian Heritage Month." Similar proclamations have been issued each year since 1994.

Native American Resources

Selected library resources:


Portfolio of Selected Hamilton County Images

Selected images include mounds at Hixson and at Dallas when surveyed in 1936. The Hixson Mound is now inundated by Chickamauga Lake.

Selected Images from Hamilton County
Navigation tip: After clicking on individual image, close window to return back to portfolio.

Navajo Code Talkers

From U.S. Navy Navajo Code Talkers Fact Sheet:

"At Iwo Jima, Major Howard Connor, 5th Marine Division signal officer, declared, "Were it not for the Navajos, the Marines would never have taken Iwo Jima.'"


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