2 edition of Indians of the Plains. found in the catalog.
Indians of the Plains.
Lowie, Robert Harry
by Published for the American Museum of Natural History [by] Natural History Press in Garden City
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||258|
Forty carefully researched, accurately rendered line drawings — ready to be colored — depict the traditional costume and culture of the Plains Indians, including the Apache, Pawnee, Crow, Blackfoot, Cree, and many others as they actually existed from the midth through the early 20th centuries. Full captions. Introduction. 4 illustrations in color on covers. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Ledger Narratives: The Plains Indian Drawings in the Mark Lansburgh Collection at Dartmouth College (New Directions in Native American Studies).
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The Plains Indians lived in the area from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains and from Canada to Mexico.
The most important tribes were the Sioux, Blackfoot, Cheyenne, Crow, Kiowa, and Comanche. The plains area was hotter than degrees in the summer, and could drop to 40 degrees below zero with heavy snows in the winter.
The Plains Indians believed in the Great Spirit. The Indians believed the Great Spirit had power over all things including animals, trees, stones, and clouds. The earth was believed to be the mother of all spirits.
The sun had great power also because it gave the earth light and warmth. The Plains Indians prayed individually and in groups.
For the Plains Indians, the period from tooften referred to as the traditional period, was an evolutionary time. Horses and firearms, trade goods, shifting migration patterns, disease pandemics, and other events associated with extensive European contact led to a peak of Plains Indian influence and success in the early nineteenth century.
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The author visited various tribes from toobserving them carefully, participating in their lifeways, studying their languages, and listening to their legends and tales/5.
Introduction In this section of Native American Indian Facts you will find information about the amazing American Indians of the Great Plains. Below is a list of the Great Plains Indian tribes followed by several facts about these amazing people.
Plains Indian, member of any of the Native American peoples inhabiting the Great Plains of the United States and Canada. This culture area comprises a vast grassland between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains and from present-day provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan in Canada through the present-day state of Texas in the United States.
The area is drained principally by the. These Plains Indians were among the last to engage in a serious struggle with the white settlers in the United States. The Plateau Area The Plateau area extended from above the Canadian border through the plateau and mountain area of the Rocky Mts.
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