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Native Americans in Pro Sports

Billy Mills, Jim Thorpe, “Chief” Bender, “Tarzan” Brown, “Injun Joe” Kapp and modern day Native American legends in pro sports: Jacoby Ellsbury, Shane Vitorino, Kyle Lohse, Joba Chamberlain and Sam Bradford. The legacy lives on.

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Jim Thorpe: 100 Years in the Spotlight

Olympic gold medal winner Jim Thorpe was a great athlete from the Sac and Fox Nation.

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Native American Contributions to the U.S.

Significant contributions of Native Americans to western culture.

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