History Assignment – The Pawnee Indians. Adele Moore, Mr Tsomis’ class.
1. Provide a brief outline of your tribe’s way of life before the arrival of the Europeans. 300 words.
The Pawnee Indian tribe lived in central Nebraska and northern Kansas; they were a semi sedentary tribe (only partly move around)...
Sioux Indian Tribe
The Sioux Indians were one of the largest tribes in the American West, so they were known as a nation. They are also called Lakota or Dakota. The name Sioux means ‘little snakes’. Like a lot of the other tribes, the Sioux were nomadic and lived in places like Wisconsin, North and...
"Those who live at red earth hole"
The Pomo Indians
For this research project on Native American people I chose a tribe called The Pomo. I chose this tribe for various reasons. First off I wanted to always know more about Indians and there ways of living and various cultures. Another reason I chose...
February 29, 2012
The Lost Tribe
Do peace, unity, and equality still exist this day in time among groups of people? Are we influenced by our environment to associate our way of seeing things and create language based on that fact? How we view the...
The Masai people are a Nilotic ethnic group residing in Kenya and Northern Tanzania. They are the most well known tribe of the African ethnic groups. Their elaborate dress sense and array of colours that are distributed amongst the tribes clothing, is memorable for their expression through...
authentic cultural experience with the Maasai, Samburu, Batwa and Hadzabe.
The Maasai: East Africa (Kenya and Tanzania)
An introduction to the Maasai tribe of East Africa. The Maasai are pastoralists and warriors. Self-sufficient and proud, the Maasai are now struggling to maintain their traditions. Their...
Essay 2 Final
18 May 2014
The Klamath Indian Tribe:
Geographic Locations and the Quest for Spirit Power
A boy is sent into the mountains on a vigil of several days, perhaps five… He must fast and must not touch his hands to his face, but must use a scratcher instead....
Native American Essay
When Europeans first visited the area they found three major tribes, the Paiutes, Shoshone and the Washo. The Shoshone occupied much of northeastern Nevada. They belong to a large group that extends into Mexico, the Pacific Northwest and the Great Plains. The Paiute were divided...
(a) 1, 2, 3 and 4 (b) 1, 2, 4 and 5
(c) 2, 3 and 5 (d) 1, 3 and
77. .BALSA. is
(a) A language spoken by a Tribe in
(b) Largest Bird in S. America
(c) House inhabited by Tribes of
(d) Lightest type of wood in the world
78. Which of the following are the most rain
the odd groups would be called Caddo’s. Not even five minets after we got our tribe names the rivalry began. There was never a moment I was without my small group, we went and did everything together. When our whole tribe was together it was as if we had all known each other for a lifetime. I met many...
communities and their main way of finding food was from agriculture; they planted squash, pumpkins, beans and corn crops. Trades between neighboring tribes were common, and this act brought in additional goods and also some raw materials such as gems
People have been living in the Americas for thousands...
The Hutu Tribe
The culture of the Hutu and Tutsi tribes of Rwanda, Africa interests me
for many reasons. One reason is that they are so diverse from our American way
of life. Another reason is that I have heard a little bit about them in the
news and by talking to people. This sparked my interest...
the south, Meghalaya “the abode of clouds” is home to the Garos and the Khasi-Jaintia tribes. The Khasi-Jaintia tribes are collectively known as Hynniewtrep or simply Khasi. The Khasis consists of seven sub-tribes namely the Khynriam, Pnar, Bhoi, War, Maram, Lyngngam and Diko. The Khasis lives in the...
Tonle Sap Lake. As you can see from the map on page 6, the lake is located in the lowland, central portion of the country. When the runoff from the mountains is combined with the torrential precipitation from the rainy season the results could be disastrous. It is not uncommon for the Tonle Sap Lake to expand...
many of the other tribes within Rwanda and has experienced their share of prejudice and discrimination by means of segregation, political unrest, poverty, and war. The prejudices of the Batwa people were formed beforehand and without thought or reason by the other Hutu and Tutsi tribes which started the...
water. It looks like it is going to be an awesome day. Lake McConaughy is full of days like this one. Not only is it an amazing vacation spot, but it is home away from home.
Ever since I can remember, my family and friends have congregated to Lake McConaughy in the summers. It is located about ten miles...
early stages of the American Revolution,the typical Continental Army NCO wore an epaulet to signify his rank. Corporals wore green, and sergeants wore red epaulets. After 1779, sergeants wore two epaulets, while corporals retained a single epaulet. (*Emmerson)
From the American Revolution to World War...
After Kelly and Mat tell their stories, Wiri has his turn. He was born around ___________ AD into the __________ _______________ , a peaceful sub-tribe of the Tainui, and lived in a pa at _______________________. He was the beloved younger son of the chief and lived a privileged life, but was arrogant...
GRC 10070 - ROME’S RISE TO EMPIRE
Assignment Option 1: The Battle of Lake Regillus
Passage A describes the myth of the Roman victory in the Battle of Lake Regillus, which was written by Plutarch, some time in the first decades of the second century AD. Plutarch’s work is comprised of many different...
Mongolia in the year 1162. He was born into the Onggirat tribe. He had three brothers Khasar, Jamuqa and Temuge. He also had one sister, Temulen. His father was the head of the tribe, but was killed from eating poisoned food by the neighbouring tribe, the Tartars, because of all the campaigning and raids...
one of the most important trading activities in the world.
Salt is one of the most common minerals on the earth. Salty springs and lakes dry out to leave salt crystals that can be collected. Salt can be extracted from sea water by boiling or leaving it to evaporate. In some places, solid...
Seneca are among the most respected and feared. The Seneca are
culturally similar to their Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, an Mohawk confederates.
The five tribes were known as the Five Nations or the League of Five Nations.
Sometime between 1715 and 1722 the Tuscaroras from North Carolina joined the
why the Mormons were able to complete their journey across the Plains and into the Rockies?
c) Were most Mormons disappointed when they reached Salt Lake?(2002)
1. For each year, identify the topic the question is based upon
2. How would you answer a question that says “Is this a useful source….....
They lived very different lives…
North East Woodlands tribes, such as the Mohawk, Huron, Iroquois, Micmac, Pequot and Powhatan, had very different environments to that of the Plains tribes; Sioux, Cheyenne, Crow, Blackfeet, Comanche and Pawnee… Their climate was much like the Plains: warm in the summer...
shore of Chesapeake Bay through Kentucky to the junction of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers; then north following the Illinois River to the south end of Lake Michigan; east across all of lower Michigan, southern Ontario and adjacent parts of southwestern Quebec; and finally south through northern New England...
called "Afghans" are mentioned several times in a 10th century geography book, Hudud al-'alam. Al-Biruni referred to them in the 11th century as various tribes living on the western frontier mountains of the Indus River, which would be the Sulaiman Mountains.[iv] Ibn Battuta, a famous Moroccan travelling scholar...
Western red cedar is undoubtedly one of the most common trees in Northamerica. It is so widespread that it is found in rare enough places like at Crater lake (Oregon) where it is found about 2290 metres above sea level. Despite of its widespread growth, it is not to be confused with weeds because...
the family and wealth you create for yourself. Although White Man’s Dog and Fast Horse have well respected fathers, it only gets them so far in their tribe. White Man’s Dog has never touched a women, has puny animals, and believes that he is unlucky. Fast Horse is wanted by women that can’t be with him...
Omaha, Paiute, Pawnee, Pennacook, Pima, Potawatomi, Sakonnet, Shawnee, Shoshone, Sioux, Spokane, Tohono, Tolowa, Yapui etc. These are just some amongst many of Native American tribes. But I am going to talk about just five tribes. These five tribes are known as Five “Civilized” Tribes. To be more precise...
culturally dominant and persistent? Why did they overshadow, and indeed erase, their antecedents and
competitors? No one, after all, reads Richardson; and Pawnee Bill—sometimes Buffalo Bill's partner, sometimes
his competitor—is known only to antiquarians.18
The answer has two elements. First, the very contradictions...
The Ojibway Tribe
The Ojibway tribe is one of most well known Native American tribes. It is known as a variation of names, each variation more commonly used depending on the location of the Ojibway's. Chippewa is a variation of the tribe name most often used is the United States...
Trout Lake is located near the Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York, surrounded by massive white birch and maple tress, beautiful meadows, and crystal clear water, so clear you can almost see the bottom. It was a place to get away from everyday life, for the weekend or just for a week or two. Trout...
268 varieties of birds, 61 species of reptiles and a 124 types of butterflies, the Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary is also home to four indigenous tribes that have made their colonies in the sanctuary.
Trekking is allowed within the forest. There are watch towers constructed within the sanctuary...
follows wherever we go And watches like a sentinel, Bringing restlessness to my lover. I ask for my beloved in the forest, Under the trees, by the lakes. I cannot find him, For Substance has spirited him to the clamorous city And placed him on the throne Of quaking, metal riches. I call for him with...
in the 1800's. Along with a view of the past, this realistic story provides readers with vivid descriptions of Native American life in the Nicoleno tribe. Reality can play a vital role in children's literature. Realism offers a credible point for children to explore new situations, characters, and places...
survival from the living plants and animals that lived among
them in this over abundant country and all of it's rich resources. Many different tribes thrived on this
land by adapting well with the elements around them. They were able to use the one living animal that
co-existed with their...
smell mixed in with a fishy smell lingers around while a cool breeze off Wamplers Lake shakes the trees and gives the sailors quite the boost. The many screams of tubers and loud engine roars heard throughout the lake makes it hard to not to get excited. The waves clash against the seawall and pops...
Being the most widely performed ballet in the world, Swan Lake is incredibly popular. It was first shown by Pyotr Tchaikovsky in 1875, although it is presented in many different versions, most ballet companies base the choreography and music of their staging’s on the 1895 revival of Marius Petipa and...
Navajo Lake! Navajo is my favorite lake here in Southern Utah. To me, it’s the feeling one gets by going over the hills and through the woods to grandma’s house. Navajo Lake is the one place in nature that I can go to, to relax and get away from my daily stresses in my life.
Navajo Lake can be described...
Exam 1 Essay
Strengths and Weaknesses of Crazy Horse and Red Cloud
Throughout the 19th century and all of the hardships Native Americans endured, many Native American leaders came to and fell from power. With all of changes whites brought to the plains including everything from the idea of purchasing...
Historically, the Milwaukee area was originally inhabited by the Menominee, Fox, Mascouten, Sauk, Potawatomi, Ojibwe and Ho-Chunk, native American tribes. Milwaukee was first settled by a French Canadian called Alexis Laframboise in 1785. During the first half of the 20th century, Milwaukee was the...
pick their own husbands. The families acted merely as financial advisors. However, in many circumstances, women were married off to members of enemy tribes in order to bring peace. Hence, they were given the name peace-weavers. Women, depending upon social standing, were also educated and wise, sometimes...
isiXhosa, Afrikaans, English)
Capitals: Pretoria, Cape Town and Bloemfontein
79.2% Africans, 9% Coloured, 9% White
Ethnical mix of old african tribes (Nguni) and european settlers
The Rainbow Nation
1652: arrival of the first european settlers in South Africa
1795: British settlers...
In this paper, I will discuss about the Native tribe called Ottawa. Ottawa (from ǎdāwe, 'to trade', `to buy and sell,' a term common to the Cree, Algonkin, Nipissing, Montagnais, Ottawa, and Chippewa, and applied to the Ottawa because in early traditional times and also during the historic...
Ancient Life of the Great Lakes Basin: Precambrian to Pleistocene
[Pick the date]
Table of Contents
I. Introduction 3
II. History of the Great Lakes Basin 3
III. Precambrian Period 3
IV. Ordovician Period 4
V. Silurian Period 4
VI. Devonian Period 4
all the other chariots in the land, and marched his massive army in pursuit.
The Israelites seemed to be trapped. Mountains stood on one side, the Red Sea in front of them. When they saw Pharaoh's soldiers coming, they were terrified. Grumbling against God and Moses, they said they would rather be slaves...
The Tequesta was a small, peaceful native American tribe. They were the first tribe in south
Florida and they lived in Biscayne bay which is now present day Miami dade county and half of
Broward county they also had some small island in the Miami keys. They built many villages at the
It is said to be, that people arrived in multiple different groups or tribes to America at least 15,000 years ago. The first Americans came from Asia and followed herds of grazing animals across a land bridge during the Ice Age. The people journeyed on foot slowly into North America. They battled many...
The Yanomami is a tribe located in Northern Brazil and Venezuela, South America. They live in the rainforests and mountains environments. They both live off the land and farm. The Yanomami tribe’s population is approximately 32 thousand. The Brazilian land of the Yanomami is about 9.6 million hectares...
result of these events was a great deal of hatred between England and the Catholic nations.
2. Elizabeth Energizes England
1. Elizabeth I was a fiery red-headed queen with loads of ambition, gall, and the political shrewdness to get what she wanted.
2. Francis Drake was a “sea dog” who pirated Spanish...
beautiful and high ranking young maiden by the name of kowhitiwhiti, the daughter of the river god toronaihi. They lived at Owhata on the eastern shores of Lake taupo. Because of her rank, Hinemoa was declared puhi (tapu or sacred). A husband would be chosen for her when she reached maturity by the elders in...
SWAN LAKE FACTS: Being the most widely performed ballet in the world, Swan Lake is incredibly popular.
It was first shown by Pyotr Tchaikovsky in 1875, although it is presented...
Crater Lake is located at southwestern off Highway 62 in Oregon. It is Oregon?s only national park. It is the deepest lake in the United States and is the seventh deepest in the world. Crater Lake has an average diameter of 5.3 miles in length and is approximately 1,932 feet deep.
Denis, in 1714 while he was en-route to Mexico from Mobile, Alabama, on a trade mission. When he reached the village of the Natchitoches Indians on the Red River, he had two huts constructed within the village and left a small detachment there to guard the stores and trade with the inhabitants. This became...
the Indian tribes known as the Dakota, Outagamie, Menominee, and Iroquois. For hundreds of years the tribes had used the productive land to hunt birds, harvest food from the rich soil, and use the treacherous rivers for transportation (Kort, p. 13-14).
The Menominee and Outagamie tribes were known...
Kagome's Voice and Kikyo's Kiss
24. Enter Sango the Demon Exterminator
25. Naraku's Insidious Plot
26. Secret of the Jewel of Four Souls Revealed
27. Lake of the Evil Water God
28. Miroku Falls Into A Dangerous Trap
29. Sango's Suffering and Kohaku's Life
30. Tetsusaiga is Stolen! Showdown...
Great Plains to the Ohio Valley and even in New York. Evidence shows us that these artifacts were produced by Native Americans in the northern Great Lakes region between 6,000 to 7,000 years ago. The Indian Knoll site in Kentucky shell ornaments and copper items were found. This enhanced the belief that...
Indian art and culture, specific to the Kwakiutl tribe. A transformation mask is a large mask with hinged shutters that, when open, reveal another mask. Audrey and Alan Bleviss gave this mask to the Montclair Art Museum in 2005. The medium consists of red cedar, cedar bark, copper, pigment, and string...
Wildlife Habitat due to Human Encroachment:
Lake Tahoe Basin
In the years between 1873 and 1875, John Muir, America's leading advocate of national parks, traveled through the beautiful Lake Tahoe Basin; he wrote that, “Lake Tahoe is the king of all lakes in the Sierra, not only in size, but in surpassing...
The Red River located near Fargo, North Dakota, has a history of flooding due to abnormal climate conditions. Every year precautions are taken to help minimize damages that are caused by the flooding. There are four main reasons that contribute to the river flooding so often. These main reasons for the...