Hu'p Chonas (War Dance)

Cummings, Claire Hope
April 2005
News from Native California;Spring2005, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p4
Presents information on Hu'p Chonas, a war dance of the Winnemem Wintu tribe in California. Threat posed by the construction of Shasta Dam to the tribe in the late 1930s and early 1940s; Background on the tribe; Challenges facing tribal leaders; Importance of the war dance to Winnemem.


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