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1) What are the three main stereotypes of Indians portrayed in California's Hollywood film industry?

2) At what military base in California was the Navajo "code talkers" program based?

3) What impact did wartime experiences have on Native American religious practices?

4) Which federal law provided financial aid for veterans who wished to continue their education?

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1) What are the three main stereotypes of Indians portrayed in California's Hollywood film industry?
The first stereotype was the innocent and helpful Indian, usually a female, who was determined to help the poor white settlers regardless of the cost. Pocahontas and Squanto would fit this stereotype.
The second stereotype is of the noble savage. In this stereotype the Indian is portrayed as being one with nature, appreciating the environment and living off the land. He has few if any ...

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This is a study guide regarding Native American history in California. The original resource to study from is included as well as four study questions and the answers. Over 300 words of original text.

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Please help with the given questions:

1) How did San Francisco Bay area "hippies" aid the Indian activists occupying Alcatraz Island?

2) Who are Terry P. Wilson (Potawatomi) and Jack D. Forbes (Powhatan/Lenape)?

3) How did Stanford University respond to Native American protests directed at its Indian mascot?

4) Which California city changed the name of Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day?

5) What was the most successful Indian movie of all time (released in 1990)?

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