Cherokee Medicine, Colonial Germs
How smallpox, or Variola, caused widespread devastation during the European colonization of the Americas is a well-known
Native American Indian Art of the Southwest
Native American Indian art of the Southwest includes kachina dolls, sandpaintings, pottery, woven blankets and rugs, basketry and
Santo Domingo (SAHN-to doh-MEEN-go)
Life in Santo Domingo has altered little since the arrival of Europeans. Great emphasis is placed on the pueblo's religious organization, which is the core of its social structure, and on the passing
Native Americans Timeline
Not a lot is known about exact dates and events of the history of Native Americans before the arrival of the
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Timeline
According to oral traditions, the Ojibwe first lived on the Atlantic coast of North America.
About Inuit Tribe
The Inuit have a close family life. They always did. They are one of the few of the first people who did not go the way of the white man.
Moccasins are one of the most recognizable items in Native American
Cherokee Indians Weaving Techniques
Although the Cherokee Indians are mostly known for their intricate double-wall basket weaving
What Materials Are Used to Make Native American Jewelry?
Before the arrival of Europeans in America, Native Americans traded with neighboring tribes for materials with which to craft
How to Play Bass Drums in a Pow Wow
Western culture includes a rich variety of music and dances from the many Native American
How to Make a Wigwam With Toothpicks
Climate and tradition --- which includes spiritual beliefs, customs and chosen lifestyle --- formed the development of dwellings used by American
Native American Sewing Tools
Before European settlers arrived in the Americas, Native Americans relied on what could be found in nature to complete sewing projects and other
Seminole Wars: Colonial Florida
The indigenous peoples of Florida declined significantly in number after the arrival of Europeans in the region. The Native Americans had little resistance to diseases newly introduced from Europe.