I am a Man: How and Indian Chief Set Off on a 600 Mile Journey to Bury His Son and Ended Up Beating the U.S. Army in a Federal Courtroom By Joe Starita

When
Mar 16 2013 - 7:00pm
About this event
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Joe Starita discusses the legal, social and political importance of the landmark 1879 decision in which a judge declared that Ponca Chief Standing Bear was "a person" within the meaning of the law and entitled to the same Constitutional protections as white citizens.
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Website: 
www.nebraskahumanities.org
Location
Missouri River Basin Lewis and Clark Center
100 Valmont Dr.
68410 Nebraska City, NE
United States
Phone: 402-874-9900
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