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We are Nimíipuu - Nez Perce Indians

In this module you will be introduced to the Nimíipuu, also called the Nez Perce. We have a rich and vibrant culture, which has existed since time immemorial and which continues to this day. As a result of your engagement in this module, you will gain a better understanding of the influence of the Nimíipuu not only on Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery, but also on American history and culture. You will also gain an appreciation of how the Corps of Discovery ...

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Geographical Location:
Date: September 20, 1805
City: Weippe Prairie

Nez Perce Indians

Nez Perce Indians

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Welcome from Sam Penney,
Former Nez Perce Tribal Executive Committee Chairman

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Last updated 1 October 2004