Early Apache Contact with European-Americans (1848-1865)
When the U.S. – Mexican War ended in 1848, the United States claimed sovereignty over most of the Chiricahua Apache
Characteristics of Native American
Native American art characteristics have evolved from art for ceremony into a modern function of art for
Native North American Foliage Plants
Flowering plants are often scene-stealers in a garden, but foliage plants present an understated elegance through their diverse leaf
Rogue River Wars
The Rogue River Wars was an armed conflict in 1855–56 between the US Army, local militias and volunteers, and the Native American tribes commonly grouped under the designation of Rogue River
Indian Agriculture Tools
In the centuries before European settlement, Native American tribes used simple tools to farm their land.
How Make a Native American Elk Dress With Long Fringe
Many Native American tribes had distinctive styles of dress that reflected their culture and the climate in which they
Native American Indian Shields
Dependant on the Tribe, males at various times of their lives, went on what could be called Vision Quests.
How to Get a Metis Status Card
Metis cards are issued to Canadians recognized as metis, which, according to the Canadian Metis
The Negative Effects of Western Settlements on Native Americans
European settlers and Native Americans had very different ideas about land, its ownership and its uses.
The Difference Between Mohican & Mohegan
According to Native American oral history, Mohicans are descendants of the original Mohegan people who crossed the Bering
History Timeline of the Pequot War
This short History Timeline of the Pequot War provides facts and information about the history, years, key dates, key events and key people who fought in this
What Did a Choctaw Indian Live In?
The Choctaw are a tribe of Native Americans that originally resided in the southern United States in the area that is now
Purpose of Totem Poles
Totem poles are used by Native American tribes, and originated in the days before European settlers reached North