Eeyaakwaamisiaanki kaakisiitwaanki ceeki kiikoo myaamia neehi myaamionki
(We strive to preserve all things Miami and the Miami homeland)
MIAMI NATION OF INDIANS OF THE STATE OF INDIANA HISTORIC AND CULTURAL PRESERVATION OFFICE
The Historic and Cultural Preservation Office strives to honor our Myaamia ancestors and provide for our descendants through
• The education and revitalization of Myaamia language, history and culture
• The protection, preservation, and management of significant historical properties, traditional cultural properties (TCP’s), and archaeological sites
• The preservation and curation of significant cultural objects, archaeological artifacts, and historical records.
These duties represent the responsibility of the Miami Nation of Indians of the State of Indiana to provide its citizens with a strong cultural and historic foundation and as stewards of Myaamionki (the Miami homeland).
Scott M. Shoemaker,
Ph.D. HCPO Director & Tribal Historic Preservation Officer