Chumash Indian Life


Subject:
Native Americans , California: History , Languages , California's Native Americans , Native American Languages , Tribes

Description:
The Chumash are a California Native American tribe that can be traced back thousands of years. This site shows the history of the Chumash through a timeline, highlighting food, medicine, myths, games, dances, language, and cave painting. The early Chumash were unique for their invention of the plank canoe and their baskets, tools, and bead making. This site is from the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History's Anthropology Department, a leading center for Chumash studies,

Publisher:
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.sbnature.org/chumash/


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