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Native American Celebrations: Indigenous People's Day

About this Guide

Indigenous Peoples' Day is a holiday that celebrates and honors Native American peoples and commemorates their histories and cultures. It is celebrated across the United States on the second Monday in October, and is an official city and state holiday in various localities. Wikipedia

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Tribes Native to Missouri

The original native people of Missouri included the following.  Most were forced to leave Missouri during the Indian Removals of the 1800s.
The State Historical Society of Missouri provides a guide related to Native Americans in Missouri.

Other tribes later passed through Missouri in the Indian Removals of the 1800s. These included the Cherokee, Delaware, Kickapoo, Sac and Fox, and Shawnee.