Native American Heritage Month: History & Biographies

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
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American Indian Heritage Month is observed every November in the United States. Learn about famous firsts by American Indians, read about the origins of American Indian Heritage Month, and view slideshows about American Indian life.

Main American Indian Heritage Month page.