Issues Affecting American Indians in Tennessee
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American Indians in Tennessee government volunteer service
TN Archaeological Advisory Council
mandated 3 Native American representatives
  • Michael Lynch, West Tennessee (2008-12)
         member, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
  • Pat Cummins, Middle Tennessee (2004-08)
         descendant, Cherokee
  • Mark Cantrell, Middle Tennessee (2010-14)
         unknown tribal affiliation
  •   TN Historical Commission
    mandated inclusion of person/s
    of Native American ancestry

  • Brent A. Cox (2008-2012)
    444 Cades Atwood Road
    Milan, Tennessee 38358
    731-723-9994

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    Greene (CNO) v. TCIA   filed 30 June 2010
    Commission terminated     30 June 2010


    Issues Affecting American Indians in Tennessee


    Issues Affecting American Indians in Tennessee
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       Stringer’s Ridge preservation finalized - by DonnaS - Feb 13, 2012 10:23am
    Ah cr**, Dawes rides again! - by DonnaD - Feb 14, 2012 8:32am
       Oklahoma attorney general sues tribe over casino - by DonnaS - Feb 9, 2012 6:58am
       Tell Congress: "Vote for the Buffett Rule" - by DonnaS - Jan 31, 2012 9:49pm
       TN Sandhill Crane Festival this weekend - by tom - Jan 14, 2012 1:43pm
       Glass Mound1 cleanup - by tom - Jan 9, 2012 3:44pm
       Horse slaughter debate heats up in Tennessee - by DonnaS - Dec 28, 2011 4:46pm
       Marty Two Bulls, ‘Indian Adoption Project’ - by DonnaS - Dec 9, 2011 8:44pm
       THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by DonnaS - Dec 6, 2011 1:56pm
    Re: THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by RN - Dec 23, 2011 1:33am
    Re: THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by DonnaS - Dec 28, 2011 4:42pm
    Re: THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by RN - Jan 3, 2012 4:06pm
    Re: THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by DonnaS - Jan 3, 2012 4:29pm
    Re: THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by RN - Mar 6, 2012 3:39pm
    Re: THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by DonnaS - Mar 10, 2012 12:30am
    Re: THE TRIBE I WOULDN'T JOIN - by RN - Mar 10, 2012 6:28pm
       SAY "NO" TO INTERNET CENSORSHIP!! - by DonnaS - Nov 29, 2011 11:04am
       "CBC" has new "chief" - by tom - Nov 23, 2011 12:50am
    Re: "CBC" has new "chief" - by Donna D - Nov 24, 2011 2:45pm
    Re: "CBC" has new "chief" - by Just Curious - Nov 26, 2011 11:47am
       next TNNAC mtg - by tom - Nov 23, 2011 12:39am
       PBS OBSERVES NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH - by DonnaS - Nov 10, 2011 8:58am
       Baker sworn in as principal chief - by DonnaS - Oct 20, 2011 7:50am
    Re: Baker sworn in as principal chief - by Donna D - Oct 20, 2011 1:06pm
       CN Supreme Court dismisses Smith's appeal - by DonnaS - Oct 19, 2011 4:04pm
       Interior Dept. to determine lineal descendants - by DonnaS - Oct 18, 2011 12:32pm
       Internet Pretendians. How they hurt us. - by Two Dogs - Oct 18, 2011 8:38am
       Native American leader Elouise Cobell dies at 65 - by DonnaS - Oct 17, 2011 10:59am
       Cherokee Nation: Challenger wins chief election - by DonnaS - Oct 12, 2011 6:10pm
       How Americans Can Buy American - by DonnaS - Oct 10, 2011 6:48pm
       EBCI holds Inauguration - by DonnaS - Oct 3, 2011 7:07pm
       Land of the (disrespected) Indians - by DonnaS - Sep 22, 2011 2:34am
    Re: Land of the (disrespected) Indians - by RN - Sep 29, 2011 12:06pm
       ndn charities - by DonnaS - Sep 12, 2011 11:19am
    Re: ndn charities - by DonnaD - Sep 12, 2011 7:24pm
       Blood quantum a dead end for tribal enrollment - by Two Dogs - Sep 2, 2011 8:56am
       In Remembrance of a Wonderful Elder - by Tali - Sep 1, 2011 12:56am
       TwoDogs - by DonnaD - Aug 31, 2011 9:19am
    Re: TwoDogs - by Two Dogs - Sep 1, 2011 7:30am
    Re: TwoDogs - by DonnaD - Sep 1, 2011 8:34am
    Re: TwoDogs - by Two Dogs - Sep 1, 2011 3:41pm
    Re: TwoDogs - by DonnaD - Sep 1, 2011 9:27pm
       The Freedmen lose again - by DonnaD - Aug 23, 2011 4:06pm
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