Rappahannock Tribe

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Recent Rappahannock Tribe News & Events

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In the News

Historic Preservation Fund Grant - Rappahannock Tribe

Rappahannock Tribe Receives Grant from the Tribal Heritage Grant Program to Restore the Nelson House

The Rappahannock Tribe of Virginia has received a grant award through the Tribal Heritage grant program, funded by the Historic Preservation Fund and administered by the National Park Service, Department...
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Celebrating the Preservation of a Sacred Site of the Rappahannock Tribe – Fones Cliffs

“People will be able to come to this special place, and spend time doing things recreational, cultural and spiritual. I consider it a national treasure,” Chief Anne Richardson said, noting...
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The Indians were right, the English were wrong: A Virginia tribe reclaims its past

From the road, the abandoned chief’s house is a shadow, almost invisible under a cloak of vines and trees on the edge of a corn field. If you managed to...
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Rappahannock Native American Dancers and Maskapow Drum Group at Heritage Day

The George Washington Birthplace National Monument is treasured as a threshold to America’s history and the site of America Indian Heritage Day. Representatives of the Rappahannock Tribe gave a presentation...
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