Vineyard Gazette
While the election of Mr. Vanderhoop last Tuesday was not unexpected, the size of the majority by which that result was secured was probably hardly anticipated even by his friends.
Edwin D Vanderhoop
Elections
Wampanoag history
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Vineyard Gazette
Lorenzo Jeffers, descendant of Mittark, the last Island Indian chief, was duly elected chief of his tribe at a meeting held at Gay Head last week.
Wampanoag history
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Vineyard Gazette
The first powwow to be held on Gay Head since the days of King Philip took place in that town last night, and the flavor and spirit of those ancient days was revived so far as possible when Loren
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Wampanoag history
Powwows
Vineyard Gazette
A collection of old documents dating far back in the last century has been unearthed in the old Jeffers house at Gay Head by Lorenzo D. Jeffers, the present owner of the estate of his ancestors.
Wampanoag history
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Aquinnah History
Vineyard Gazette
To assure that the identity of the Vineyard’s Indians, their history, culture and tribal lands will be preserved, a Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head was organized on Saturday, and Mrs.
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Wampanoag history
Vineyard Gazette
An action at law to evict the town of Gay Head from 238 acres of lands within the metes - the cranberry bogs, the Herring Creek and its banks, and the colored cliffs that give the place its name
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
George W. Adams
By one vote short of a two-thirds majority, Gay Head voters last night ordered their selectmen to move forward toward turning the town Common Lands over to the Tribal Council.  
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Joseph B. White
The Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head approved a plan last night that could lead to settlement of the seven-year-old suit claiming Indian ownership of Gay Head town lands.  
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Michael F. Bamberger
The Wampanoag Tribal Council, the Gay Head Taxpayers Association, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the town of Gay Head signed formal settlement papers in the Indian land claim suit last wee
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Elaine Lembo
The federal government Wednesday recognized the tribal status of the Gay Head Wampanoag Indians in a historic decision that opens the way to settlement of the bitter, 12-year-old land claim dispute.
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
W.C. Platt
The town of Gay Head signed the deed conveying the ancestral Wampanoag Indian Common Lands to the federal government yesterday, ending a protracted legal struggle for the tribe with quiet agreeme
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head
Aquinnah History
Rachel Orr
The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) may go into the gambling business.  
Casinos
Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head

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