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Sacred Bundles of the Ioway Indians By Lance Foster
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An award-winning study of the traditional sacred medicine bundles and religious/cultural system of the Ioway Indian tribe of the American midwest. Researched and written as a thesis for his Masters... More > in Anthropology by a member of the tribe.< Less
Indian Old Fields By Harry G. Enoch
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Over 50 significant prehistoric and historic archaeological sites have been identified in the Indian Old Fields area of Clark County, Kentucky. These date from 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1800. Several of... More > these sites are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Indian Old Fields was the one-time home of Shawnee chief Catahecassa (Black Hoof), the reputed site of John Finley’s trading post, as well as Eskippakithiki, one of the last Indian towns in what is now Kentucky. Pioneers who explored the Indian Old Fields area in 1775 reported evidence of old buildings, Indian fortifications, mounds and extensive areas that had been cultivated, which they took to be corn fields. These pioneers gave sworn statements about what they saw and directed the locations to be laid down by survey. They testified that a place they called the “gateposts” appeared to have been the area most recently occupied by the Indians.< Less
The Indian Wars: the Oregon Story By Kathy Beckwith
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The Oregon Story of America's Indian Wars is a history of Euro-American and Native American interaction that can only be called tragic. The wave of immigrants coming into the area, the policies of... More > the U.S. Government carried out here, and the impact of both on indigenous communities, created a history that is so startling and disturbing, yet illuminating, that it deserves a re-learning by us all.< Less
Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains By George Eastman
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Interviews with famous native Americans done by Charles Eastman.
Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains By George Eastman
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Interviews with famous native Americans done by Charles Eastman.
Algonquin Indian Tales By Egerton R. Young
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The Algonquins are Native Canadian inhabitants of North America who speak the Algonquin language, a divergent dialect of the Ojibwe language, which is part of the Algonquian language family.... More > Culturally and linguistically, they are closely related to the Odawa and Ojibwe, with whom they form the larger Anicinàpe (Anishinaabe) grouping. The Algonquin people call themselves Omàmiwinini (plural: Omàmiwininiwak) or the more generalised name of Anicinàpe. Most Algonquins live in Quebec. The nine Algonquin bands in that province and one in Ontario have a combined population of about 11,000. (Popular usage reflects some confusion on the point. Traditionally, the Algonquins were practitioners of Midewiwin (the right path). They believed they were surrounded by many manitòk or spirits in the natural world. French missionaries converted many Algonquins to Catholicism in the 17th and 18th centuries. Today, many of the people practice traditional Midewiwin or a syncretic merging of Christianity and Midewiwin< Less
US Native Americans (Indians) Tribal Leaders Directory - Strategic Information and Contacts By iBP, Inc.
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US Native American (Indian) Tribal Leaders Directory: 561 US officially recognized native American tribal government leaders contacts
The American Indians : Their History, Condition and Prospects, from Original Notes and Manuscripts (Illustrated) By Henry R. Schoolcraft
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“It is now twenty-six years since I first entered the area of the Mississippi valley, with the view of exploring its then but imperfectly known features, geographical and geological. Twenty-two... More > years of this period have elapsed since I entered on the duties of an Executive Agent for the United States Government in its higher northern latitudes among the Indian tribes in the west. Having devoted so large a portion of my life in an active sphere, in which the intervals of travel left me favourable opportunities of pursuing the languages and history of this branch of the race, it appears to be a just expectation, that, in sitting down to give some account of this people, there should be some preliminary remarks, to apprise the reader how and why it is, that his attention is recalled to a topic which he may have supposed to be well nigh exhausted. This it is proposed to do by some brief personal reminiscences, beginning at the time above alluded to.”< Less
The Indian To-day: The Past and Future of the First American By Charles Alexander Eastman
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Charles Alexander Eastman (born Hakadah and later named... More > Ohíye S’a; February 19, 1858 – January 8, 1939) was a Santee Dakota physician educated at Boston University, writer, national lecturer, and reformer. In the early 20th century, he was "one of the most prolific authors and speakers on Sioux ethnohistory and American Indian affairs. "Eastman was of Santee Dakota, English and French ancestry. After working as a physician on reservations in South Dakota, he became increasingly active in politics and issues on native American rights, he worked to improve the lives of youths, and founded thirty-two Native American chapters of the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA). He also helped found the Boy Scouts of America. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Eastman< Less
Pilgrims at the Crossroads, Asian Indian Christians at the North American Frontier By Anand Veeraraj & Rachel Fell McDermott
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More than 2 million Asian Indians now reside in the United States, making them the third largest Asian American group. Asian Indians are making significant contributions to American society in... More > medicine, technology, business, and many other ventures. A rich religious diversity characterizes this population, including a vibrant Christian presence throughout Indian history. Pilgrims at the Crossroads addresses many contemporary issues that Asian Indian Christians in North America face as well as future ministry challenges and prospects. It provides fascinating new insights about Asian Indian Christian churches whose voices and perspectives have only recently been heard.< Less

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