Battle of Powder River
The Battle of Powder River, also known as the Reynolds Battle, occurred on March 17, 1876, in Montana Territory, United States. The attack on a Cheyenne Indian encampment by Colonel Joseph J.
Information About Moccasin Shoes
From plains and forestland to the runways and high-end catalogs, moccasins have been a popular and functional form of footwear for ages.
Value of Navajo Sand Art
Since its inception, Navajo sand art evolved from temporary religious paintings used for ceremonies to permanent profitable
Native American Uses of Oak Trees for Food
Oak trees thrive in temperate regions throughout the northern hemisphere.
The Sand Creek Massacre aftermath
The Sand Creek Massacre resulted in a heavy loss of life, mostly among Cheyenne and Arapaho women and children. Hardest hit by the massacre were the Wutapai, Black Kettle's band. Perhaps half of the
The History of the Indian War Dance
In past centuries Native Americans performed dance rituals for specific reasons.
The Sand Creek Massacre background
The Sand Creek Massacre (also known as the Chivington Massacre, the Battle of Sand Creek or the Massacre of Cheyenne Indians) was an atrocity in the Indian Wars that occurred on November 29, 1864,
History of Navajo Turquoise Jewelry
Turquoise, the stone that represents happiness, health, and luck to the Navajo tribe, is a common component of Native American
The Snake War (1864–1868)
The Snake War (1864–1868) was a war fought by the United States of America against the "Snake Indians", the settlers' term for Northern Paiute, Bannock and Western Shoshone bands who lived along
New Mexican Indian Pottery
New Mexican Indian pottery is made predominantly by the Navajo, Hopi (sometimes distinguished as being among the pueblo
Sioux Wars: Great Sioux War
The Great Sioux War refers to series of conflicts from 1876 to 1877 involving the Lakota Sioux and Northern Cheyenne tribes. Following the influx of gold miners to the Black Hills of South Dakota,
How to Make a Native American Drone Flute
The term drone flute as well as the terms double drone flute double barrel flute and double flute denotes either a
How to Make a Simple Igloo
Make a simple igloo to keep yourself safe and warm in icy, snowy, below-freezing