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American Indians / Mt. Adams #214584

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 28, 1971
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(Studio) History of United States government-American Indian conflict noted. Yakima Indians featured.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood

(Mt. Adams, WA) Yakima Indians try to regain Mt. Adams, a holy place, from United States government in accord with 1850's treaty; presently part of Gifford Pinchot National Forest. [Chief Robert JIM - explains sacredness of spot.] Indian dances shown. Conflicting groups noted, include value to timber companies [JIM - speaks optimistically.] Decision deadline nears.
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Collingwood, Charles;
Threlkeld, Richard

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