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Online resources about the Tlingit

Alaska Native Cultural Resources: Tlingit-Haida-Tsimshian
Author: Alaska Native Knowledge Network
Type: tribal
Description: Curriculum resources, links to schools and school districts web sites, cultural values information, and links to related web resources are all part of this web site for Tlingit-Haida-Tsimshian culture.

URL: http://www.ankn.uaf.edu/southeast.html

Alaska Natives Online
Author: Jesse Cooday (Shoowee Ka’)
Type: tribal
Description: This site “..covers everything from Tlingit & Haida resources, featured Tlingit tourist attractions, Alaska, Native American resources, Ê Native American Art scene, ÊEducation, Activists, Environmental, Government resources, early Alaska Native Brotherhood & Sisterhood leaders.”

URL: http://cooday8.tripod.com/tlingit1.htm

The Art of the Tlingit
Author: About.com Guide to Arctic/Northern Culture
Type: tribal
Description: Information about Tlingit art, including a list of references and further readings.

URL: http://www.arcticculture.about.com/culture/arcticculture/library/yafeatures/bl-TlingitArt.htm

Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska
Author: Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska
Type: tribal
Description: “CCTHITA (Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska) is the Tribal Government representing over 22,000 Tlingit and Haida Indians worldwide.” Site includes news and other information about the Council’s services, along with a history and tribal documents.

URL: http://www.tlingit-haida.org/

Crossroads of Continents – Tlingit
Author: Smithsonian Institute – National Museum of Natural History Frederica de Laguna
Type: tribal
Description: The Crossroads of Continents exhibit is created by the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. It provides information about the Tlingit culture, historically and as they are today.

URL: http://www.nmnh.si.edu/arctic/features/croads/tlingit.html

Kuiu Thlingit Nation
Author: Kuiu Thlingit Nation
Type: tribal
Description: Wolfhouse is the official web site of the Kuiu Thlingit Nation, Kuiu Island Alaska. It includes information on the Tribal Council, Kuiu Island, Tribal Courts, and UN documents.

URL: http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/5803/

The Tlingit National Anthem from Alaska’s Tongass
Author: Jesse Cooday (Shoowee Ka’)
Type: tribal
Description: Website by The Landless Tlingit Internet Support Group providing information about the Tlingit people of Alaska.

URL: http://cooday8.tripod.com/alaska.htm

Tlingit Native American art
Author: Denali Incorporated
Type: tribal
Description: Information about Tlingit carving, including their tools, and objects such as totem poles and canoes.

URL: http://www.denaliincorporated.com/Pages/tart.htm

The Tlingit of the Northwest Coast
Author: Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Type: tribal
Description: Part of an online museum exhibit titled “North, South, East, West: American Indians and the Natural World” which “examines the belief systems, philosophies, and practical knowledge that guide Indian peoples’ interactions with the natural world.”

URL: http://www.carnegiemuseums.org/cmnh/exhibits/north-south-east-west/tlingit/index.html

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