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Indigenous Peoples of Garrett County: Shawnee Indians of Garrett County

A special collection of physical and digital resources documenting the indigenous peoples of Garrett and its surrounding counties

Former Chief Joseph "Raincrow" Neal

Shawnee Indians of Garrett County

The Garrett County Republican Archives

The Republican Newspaper - Thursday, July 13, 1989

Pages 8 and 22 contains the article "Today, We're Brothers", which accounts the seventh annual American Indian Inter-Tribal Cultural Organization (AIITCO) that was held at the Garrett County fairgrounds. 

Jay Hill Family - Republican Newspaper 1989


The Republica Newspaper - Thursday, July 27, 1989

Page 120 contains the article "Local Resident Provides Meeting Ground to Shawnee Indian Tribe Overlooking Town of Friendsville," which accounts James A. Ross's land gift to the Shawnee. 

Medicine Cabin on Ross Hill in Friendsville, MD

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