Hu'p Chonas (War Dance)
- Mission Indians. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia;Jun2009, Issue 6, p18
Information in Mission Indians, which refers to tribes in the Southwest, especially in California, which were connected to a Spanish mission or church, is presented.
- THE EVOLUTION OF TRIBAL POLICY IN CALIFORNIA. Agustinez, Anecita S.; Alejandrino, Emily // Water Resources Impact;Jul2015, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p18
The article discusses the evolution of the Native American tribal policy in California, which has been experiencing drought since 2012, and the important role of the Native Americans' cultural practices in ensuring sustainable water use.
- Karuk Jump Dance Basket. Karr, Steven M. // News from Native California;Spring2006, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p40
The article presents information on the Karuk Jump Dance basket in California. The basket is a significant part of the Jump Dance festival and is used by the Karuk, Hupa and Yurok peoples of northwestern California. Collections of the baskets can be found in various museums such as the Southwest...
- INTRODUCTION. Dozier, Deborah // Heart is Fire: The World of the Cahuilla Indians of Southern Cal;1998, p11
The article offers information about the Cahuilla Indians in Southern California. The tribe settled in the area, which they later consider as their traditional home, a land that can be brutally hot or bitterly cold. Social patterns in prehistoric, historic, and modern Cahuilla culture are...
- Costanoan. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia;Mar2009, Issue 3, p11
Information on the North American tribe named Costanos is presented. It states that the tribe lived along the cost of northern California and informs that they were invaded by Spanish missionaries and soldiers in 1769. It also presents a brief on the language, diet, housing, and customs of Costanos.
- Chapter 1: The Shastan Tribes: Their Place Among California Indians. // Shasta Indians of California;1992, p12
This section provides information on the social organization of the Shasta Indians in California. The language of the Shastan tribes places them as a part of the Hokan language group, which connects them in origin with the Karuk, Yana, and Pomo in the north, the Achomawi and Washo in the east,...
- ISDEAA COMPACTS. // Native American Law Digest;Apr2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p14
The article reports that a preliminary injunction was granted to the federally recognized tribe in the Susanville Indian Rancheria vs. Mike Leavitt, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services case. The government agency, which cited 25 U.S.C. 458aaa-14 in its argument, cannot...
- Rincon Tribe Builds Fire Station. // Native American Law Digest;Aug2005, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p15
The article reports that the Rincon Band of Mission Indians of California is building its first fire station, just north of Harrah's Rincon casino. The tribe is using its gaming resources to build the station, which it says will help its community and those around it. The tribe is building a...
- Land into Trust in a Post-Carcieri World. Parr, Delia; Parr, Jedd // News from Native California;Winter2010/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p16
The article comments on the U.S. Supreme Court's 2009 decision in Carcieri v. Salazar and its implications for Native American Indian tribes. By focusing on a single word in the Indian Reorganization Act (IRA), it asserts that the court has effectively classified tribes into those that can have...