A PROCLAMATION TO RECOGNIZE NOVEMBER AS NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN HISTORY MONTH IN FAUQUIER COUNTY
WHEREAS, the first residents of Virginia were Native American Indian tribes; and
WHEREAS, Native American Indians have contributed greatly to the rich cultural and historical heritage of Fauquier County; and
WHEREAS, Native American Indians have promoted the traditions of their culture and are able to trace their history back over 400 years; and
WHEREAS, the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors wishes to acknowledge the many contributions and achievements of the Native American Indians in our community; now, therefore, be it
PROCLAIMED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 10th day of November 2004, That the Board recognizes November as Native American Indian History Month in Fauquier County.
Harry F. Atherton
Chairman of the Board