September 19, 2021

Native American Rights Fund returns ancestral lands to Osage Nation

Author: Cassidy Mudd

A National nonprofit returned 20 acres of ancestral lands in Missouri back to the Osage Nation.
After an eight year legal battle, the Native American Rights Fund has finally signed over the land's deed to members of the tribe.
The donation was received a day after “Picture Cave,” a property also verified as Osage ancestral land, was auctioned off and sold to a non-Osage bidder.
The Osage Nation has a rich and varied geographical history. According to the tribe, their origins began in the Ohio Ri