Preserving open space and cultural resources
Allowing ceremonies on open space
Establish yearly consultations
Protecting Jewell open space
We're currently in the Self-Determination Era. Since 1968.
Chief Left Hand of Southern Arapaho told Nebraska settlers in Settlers Park they could not stay on Indian land
Gold discovered at Gold Run in January 1859
Boulder City Town Co. founded Feb. 10, 1859
Seems like a good time to revisit the history of our residents and their participation in some truly heinous events.
August 1864: 100 Boulder County residents became “Indian Fighters” in the Third Colorado Calvary
Over 80,000 AI/AN statewide with over 80% living within the Denver metro area. Within that Denver population, over 150 tribes are represented
members are fastest-growing here. House says populations of AI/AN are growing quickly in metro areas bc of the job opportunities.
Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes of
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
Comanche Indian Tribe
Crow Creek Sioux Tribe
Eastern Shoshone Tribe of Wind River
Fort Sill Apache Tribe of Oklahoma
Jicarilla Apache Tribe
Mescalero Apache Tribe
Northern Arapaho Tribe
Northern Cheyenne Tribe
Oglala Sioux Tribe
Ohkay Owingeh(Pueblo of San Juan)
Osage Nation of Oklahoma
Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah
Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma
Pueblo of Acoma
Pueblo of Cochiti
Pueblo of Jemez
Pueblo of Laguna
Pueblo of Nambe
Pueblo of Picuris
Pueblo of Pojoaque
Pueblo of San Felipe
Pueblo of San Ildefonso
Pueblo of Sandia
Pueblo of Santa Ana
Pueblo of Santa Clara
Pueblo of Santo Domingo
Pueblo of Taos
Pueblo of Tesuque
Pueblo of Zia
Rosebud Sioux Tribe
San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe
Southern Ute Indian Tribe
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
Three Affiliated Tribes of Mandan,
Hidatsa, & Arikara Nation
Ute Indian Tribe (Uintah & Ouray
Ute Mountain Ute Tribe
Ysleta del Sur Pueblo
"In general, time is very different. The concept of time is different in tribal communities."
It's best to use the tribal name of the persons you are speaking with, he says.
Great question, House says. But that doesn't always mean tribes. There are indigenous Hispanic/Latinx ppl to Colorado. So it can mean indigenous to the land but not a federally recognized tribe.
House: "If other communities could watch how you're holding this conversation ... we'd have the opportunity as American Indians to extend that conversation further to be reconnected to the areas we've always called home."