The tribes settled all around America, so their climate varied. Because of this, tribes lived in homes that suited their region like wigwams, long houses, igloos, and teepees ("Diversity of Native American Groups."). During class, we focused mostly on the Wampanoag tribe and learned about their homes, where they lived, climate and government. The Wampanoags were a body of 60 tribes living together. I can’t imagine how they managed to maintain peace over that large of a group!
The Ojibway descent is formed into 5 different original clans. Each clan is has at least 21 sub clans like; Wawaazisii meaning the bullhead clan, Moozwaanowed meaning the little moose tail clan, and the Nooke meaning the bear clan. Ojibway people are known for being fisherman, hunters, farmers and harvested things like sugar and rice. They learned how to make medicine from wild
The Tlingit are an American Indian people that are from southern Alaska. The name “Tlingit” is defined as “in the people”. Their population now is said to be around twenty-five thousand. The Tlingit people hunted seals, goats, deer, and bear; fished for herring, salmon, and halibut; and gathered shellfish, berries, and roots. There were multiple species of salmon that bombarded their streams during migration times.
Bristol bay is a salmon hotspot! In this bay over 70 million salmon each year are produced. This bay supplies over 40% of the world’s sockeye salmon to people globally. The bay goes from the arc of the Alaska Range to the Bering Sea which is a very vast amount of space. Many Arctic Wildlife such as brown and black bears, whales,
Nez Percé is an exonym given by French Canadian fur traders who visited the area regularly in the late 18th century, meaning literally "pierced nose". Today the Nez Perce identify most often as Niimíipu in Sahaptin. The tribe also uses the term Nez Perce, as do the United States Government in its official dealings with them, and contemporary historians. Older historical ethnological works use the French spelling of Nez Percé with the
Other Powhatans were driven north and started a new life in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. When they lived in Virginia Territory, their houses were made from saplings and their bark, this would keep the houses relatively warm in the winter and cold in the summer. Thier land had influenced the culture of the people. After the English had settled there, the entire lifestyle of the Indians
The Kuna people are an indigenous group that still live today in Panama and in Colombia. They got their independence from Panama in 1925. The Comarca de Guna Yala is the home to the Kuna people. It is 226 kilometers long, known as San Blas. It consists of 400 small islands, but the Kuna people only inhabit 59 of them.
China has many different attractions you can visit, one of the most popular being The Great Wall of China one of the most iconic symbols of china and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The Great Wall is the longest wall in the world, it spans all the way from China’s western frontier to the East coast totalling about 6000km, another being the Terracotta Army in Xi’an, the hundreds of very detailed life-sized models before being discovered in 1974 were underground for at
Entry 1 Who were the Native Americans? Native Americans spoke hundreds of different languages and were a diverse group of people who, for the most part, crossed the Bering Strait between 15,000 and 60,000 years ago. What were the major differences between Native Americans and Europeans? At that time, Europeans had made significantly more advancements in metal tools, gunpowder, and science. Native Americans also had a different political system, religious views, and family structure then the Europeans.