Contributed by Maine Historical Society
This UPI photograph caption reads, "Indian attorney Thomas N. Turreen is surrounded by Maine Indian Leaders hearing the state's case for accepting their long-awaited settlement to claims of 12.5 million acres of Maine land."
Pictured are, second row from left, Jim Sappier, Tom Tureen and Tim Love and bottom row, from left, Carl Nicholas, George Stevens, and Albert Dana.
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About This Item
- Title: Indian Land Claims settlement, 1980
- Creator: United Press International
- Creation Date: 1980-03-28
- Subject Date: 1980-03-28
- Location: Augusta, Kennebec County, ME
- Media: Photoprint
- Dimensions: 19 cm x 26 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 2/3
- Collection: United Press International collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Indian Land Claims settlement (Maine)
- Indian land transfers--Maine
- Indians of North America--Maine--Claims
- Indians of North America--Maine--Government relations
- Malecite Indians--Land tenure
- Passamaquoddy Indians--Land tenure
- Wabanaki Indians
- Penobscot Indians--Land tenure
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