Almost from the outset, however, the government and local residents began efforts to rescind the executive order reservation.
They ultimately succeeded in 1905, and in 1907 the Lemhi began what many have called the "Lemhi Trail of Tears," which saw their forced removal from their ancestral homelands to the Fort Hall Indian Reservation.
His home is suitably fabulous, cosy yet opulent, comprising several terraced houses knocked through into one and extensively remodelled.
The US Mint's gold Sacajawea coin, Navy boat, parks and statues continue to be a slap in the face to the descendants of Sacajawea who are still livng as refugees in Fort Hall, Idaho.
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As it commemorated the Bicentennial of the Lewis and Clark Corps of Discovery in 2007, the United States needs to reassess its commitment to the Lemhi-Shoshone, to Sacajawea's people.
Back in the white heat of the Sixties, just the mention of Dave Clark's name could send teenage girls into paroxysms of screaming hysteria.
Chief Camehwait was promised guns to fend off other tribes who had acquired guns from the east. Grant established the 100 square mile "Fort Lemhi Valley Indian Reservation" for the Lemhi-Shoshone people.