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Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana Needs Your Help
Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana needs funding to establish offices at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation, Fort Belknap Reservation and at Great Falls, Montana where Hill 57 Reservation is located. Our goal is to gain Tribal Recognition at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation and Fort Belknap Reservation and Federal Recognition for Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians at Great Falls with Reservation. Your donation will be greatly appreciated. Below is my paypal link where you can donate to this very important cause for survival. If you are interested in becoming a member of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana, you can fill out a form here . In comments box, please include your tribal affiliation. In Montana, members of Blackfeet, Crow-Northern Cheyenne, Flathead, Fort Belknap and Rocky Boys Reservation are automatically members of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana. However, if you are a member from another tribe (Reservation) your application will be approved if you have proof of membership from your tribe (Reservation).
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The Battle of Princeton January 3, 1777
After losing control of the Trenton region at the second battle at Trenton, the Anishinabe soldiers who were still near the New York City region, then focused their attentions on the Princeton, New Jersey region (it is located between Trenton and New York City) to do battle against the more numerous and better armed white soldiers. A total of 5,700 white soldiers gave battle to several thousand Anishinabe soldiers at the battle at Princeton and lost. Early on in the battle, the whites dominated but more Indian reinforcements arrived which eventually swung the battle to their favor. After one last effort by the white military force to bring the battle back under their control ended in failure, they fled to Princeton but the Anishinabe soldiers followed them then drove them from Princeton. White casualties were 521, including 280 white soldiers who were captured. Although the Anishinabek had won they knew more English reinforcements were heading towards the Philadelphia region which was being laid siege to. Anishinabe raiders were busy during this time raiding English supply posts throughout the region between Philadelphia and New York City, searching for food and the all important weapons of their enemies. The Region between New York City and Philadelphia was still very unsafe. Anishinabe soldiers were frequently launching raids between the two large white city's.