Origin of the Sweat Lodge – Blackfeet/Piegan Lore
The Piegan tribe was southernmost at the headwaters of the Missouri River in Montana, a subtribe belonging to the Siksika Indians of North Saskatchewan in Canada. Piegans were of the Algonquian
Eight Medicine Wheels Types
Most archaeologists of the Northern Plains recognize eight different classes or styles of medicine
Arrowheads Found in Montana
Many different kinds of arrowheads were excavated in
Vice Chief E.Dutch Lerat ~ Saskatchewan
Edward (Dutch) Lerat is a member of the Cowessess First Nation of Saskatchewan,
Wilfred Bellegarde ~ Saskatchewan
I appreciate the education young people are recieving today, and I hope they use it to the advantage of our own
Walter Dieter ~ Saskatchewan Indian
Senator Dieter was born May 31, 1916. Walter was raised on the Peepeekisis Reserve near Balcarres,
Chief Alphonse Bird ~ Montreal Lake Cree
Chief Alphonse Bird is a member of the Montreal Lake Cree Nation. Chief Bird resides in Prince
David Ahenakew ~ Sandy Lake
The principles of respect which we have always espoused to have for each other as First Nations are recognized and held up as a model the whole world over.
Yucca glauca (syn. Yucca angustifolia) is a species of perennial evergreen plant, adapted to xeric (dry)growth
Fire Baked Fish
Gut and scale the fish.
Place lemon in the fish and rub all over with butter.
Sprinkle with salt and pepper and wrap in a big piece of tinfoil.
Native American Board Games
A traditional Plains Cree game long known in Saskatchewan was called musinaykahwhan metowaywin, or "Playing Leader", The playing pieces were small green painted pegs carved in the shape of men, one
Bannock – La galette
Offered by Germaine Kenny ... who learned this from Great grandmother and
Nakoa Heavyrunner ~ Assiniboine/Blackfeet
Nakoa HeavyRunner is an Assiniboine/Blackfeet from the Fort Belknap Indian reservation in North Central