native americans http://hppr.org en Arrow Planting for Quanah Parker Trail in Potter County Saturday http://hppr.org/post/arrow-planting-quanah-parker-trail-potter-county-saturday <p></p><p>A giant steel Comanche arrow lands at the Wildcat Bluff Nature Center west of Amarillo on Saturday morning.</p><p>The large sculpture is part of a larger project in which identical arrows have already been planted at various historical sites throughout the Texas Panhandle region. The arrows and their locations represent the historical range and serve as a physical reminder of the nomadic Comanches of the 19<sup>th</sup> century. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 05:01:27 +0000 Adam Vos 23719 at http://hppr.org Arrow Planting for Quanah Parker Trail in Potter County Saturday Clash of cultures or straight-up massacre? http://hppr.org/post/clash-cultures-or-straight-massacre <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nearly 150 years later, the Sand Creek Massacre remains a wound that has not yet fully healed.&nbsp; This is evident in the recent closing of a permanent exhibit at the </span><a href="http://www.historycolorado.org/museums/history-colorado-center" style="line-height: 1.5;">History Colorado Center</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Denver exploring the 1864 massacre as part of its </span><a href="http://www.historycoloradocenter.org/families/coloradostories" style="line-height: 1.5;">Colorado Stories</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> section.&nbsp; The closing was prompted by concerns of Cheyenne and Arapaho tribal members over aspects of the exhibit’s interpretation and the lack of prior consultation, according to a </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_23959631/history-colorado-center-closes-sand-creek-massacre-display" target="_blank">complete story in the Denver Post</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; A reopening is pending the state and tribes reaching a consensus on the exhibit.</span> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Quentin Hope 20940 at http://hppr.org Clash of cultures or straight-up massacre?