They were a people beginning with beliefs, Ornament, language, fables, love of children (You will find that spoken of in all the books) And a scheme of life tht worked.
They wanted my country and I was in trouble defending it - Chitto Harjo
For my Young Neighbors Hugh and Ramona O'Neill Who Read and Understand
Although these aboriginal Americans varied widely from the "western" stereotype- they did not all live in tipis, wear Sioux war bonnets, or speak one "Indian language" - yet they had many common characteristics.
Provision was made for selling some remaining ranch and marsh land and closing the estate.