Washington, D.C. NFL & History

Washington, D.C. NFL & History

The team name and origin of Redskins…one version.

Reader, do you know that at one point the early European settlers received bounties from their government authorities for scalps of Native Americans? http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/american-colonists-practice-scalping  This is another version of the origin of the name “Redskins”

bounty dpcument

 

One thought on “Washington, D.C. NFL & History

  1. Thank you for posting this. Sad and disturbing, but important to know.

    Your blog is great. You always put up interesting, thoughtful and thought-provoking posts.

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