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1. A Poet Talks of Indians A Poet Talks of Indians February 28, 1932 Brief article profiling poet and scholar John G. Neihardt, on the occasion of a personal reading from his epic group of poems Cycle of the West at the Community Church (Linwood Boulevard and Forest Avenue)....

2. Art Museum Gets a Major Gift Art Museum Gets a Major Gift October 23, 2009 Morton and Estelle Sosland have made a gift of about 200 "rare and important objects of Northwest Coast art" to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Gaylord Torrence, curator of American Indian art, said that...

3. Chased by Spirits Chased by Spirits May 6-12, 2004 Article details the lives of several college students at Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas. Haskell is one of 32 Federally recognized tribal colleges or universities in the country....

4. Festival Features Drums, Dancing Under a Harvest Moon Festival Features Drums, Dancing Under a Harvest Moon October 2, 2011 Interview of Teresa Bradskey, a Kansas City resident who is a member of the Miami of Oklahoma tribe. Bradskey is founder of the first Harvest Moon Native American Festival to be held October 15, 2011.

5. Old West Murals Seen as Stereotype Old West Murals Seen as Stereotype August 14, 2006 A mural entitled "Dangers of the Mail" by Kansan artist Frank Mechau is being criticized, especially by some Native Americans, in a controversary over public art and political correctness. The mural was...

6. Tribal Casino Opens in KCK Tribal Casino Opens in KCK January 11, 2008 The 7th Street Casino located in Kansas City, Kansas, opened for business on January 10, 2008. It is located in a former Masonic temple with the interior furnishings restored. There are currently 430 slot...

7. Work Continues on Tribal Casino Work Continues on Tribal Casino May 22, 2007 The Oklahoma-based Wyandotte Nation is progressing in its goal of turning a Masonic temple in downtown Kansas City, Kansas, into a gambling casino, perhaps to be called Wyandotte Palace Casino. Work started...