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Blackfeet Tribe's premier fossil up for bid



http://www.greatfallstribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080413/NEWS01/
804130301

Great Falls Tribune, Great Falls, MT

Cameron the dinosaur is the smallest and most complete skeleton of a
juvenile tyrannosaur.

BROWNING - Facing worsening budget shortfalls, the Blackfeet Nation is
trying to sell off one of its treasures - a perfectly preserved
74-million-year-old baby dinosaur.
Dale and Patty Fenner, Blackfeet ranchers and outfitters, found the skeleton
in 1995...

...

The couple then turned it over to Horner, who spent three years chipping the
hard rock matrix from around the bones and making an exact replica of the
skeleton in Bozeman before returning the original to Browning in 2003, where
it has been on display in the Blackfeet Heritage Center...


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