TITLE

Wickiups Today

AUTHOR(S)
Mitchell, Kevin M.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Wickiup;2001, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Indians of the Great Basin do not live in wickiups any more. Since the 1860s, they have mostly lived on reservations. When they started settling in one place, they needed permanent homes. However, ramadas are still used by the Indians. They are seen as places to gather and visit. In 1986, U.S. President Ronald Reagan declared 77,100 acres of the Great Basin a national park.
ACCESSION #
7696421

 

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