The Beginning of the Chumash (Book)
- Reconstituting the Chumash. Nabokov, Peter // American Indian Quarterly;Fall1989, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p535
Reviews the book "December's Child," by Thomas C. Blackburn.
- Tomol Evening. Trevor, Terra // News from Native California;Winter2015/2016, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p22
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of camping at Limuw, Santa Cruz Island off the coast of California to participate in the annual Tomol trek of the Chumash people in September 2015.
- Chumash. // California Indians;1999, p11
Highlights data about the traditional way of life, population and language of Chumash, one of the early California Indian groups that settled in the state's southern coast.
- California's commercial spaceport rises on native land. Anderson, John M. // Earth Island Journal;Fall98, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p42
Focuses on the environmental impact of creation of the California Commercial Spaceport (CCS) near Santa Barbara. Development site as former home of the ancient Chumash Indian nation; Public's lack of understanding of the seriousness of increasingly contentious relationships between the...
- CHUMASH. Nabokov, Peter // Encyclopedia of North American Indians (Houghton Mifflin);1996, p121
The article focuses on the Chumash Indian culture of south central California. Chumash culture developed over many hundreds of years. Archeologists identify Millingstone Indians as probable Chumash ancestors. Over time their egalitarian way of life produced the most complex, stratified...
- Gene Pool(ing). Emerick, Bruce // Archaeology;May/Jun2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p8
Presents a letter to the editor of "Archaeology" regarding interbreeding between Polynesians and Chumash or ancient South American tribes. Response to the article "The Polynesian Connection," found in the March/April 2005 issue.
- WISHTOYO. Dubin, Margaret // News from Native California;Spring2010, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p4
The article features the recreated Chumash village of the Wishtoyo Foundation located at Nicholas Canyon County Park in Malibu, California. The village consists of a ceremonial enclosure, willow and tule reed houses, a redwood-plank tomol and a sweat lodge. Mati Waiya, Chumash elder and...
- Solstice Markers at "House of Two Suns". Hammond, Norm // Archaeoastronomy;2002/2003, Vol. 17, p23
The Native American Chumash have inhabited the central coast of California for at least the last 10,000 years. There is evidence that they created markers that interact with sunlight and shadow to indicate the times of summer and winter solstice. If a solstice marker is found at a Chumash rock...
- Fiction--grade 5 & up. Andronik, Catherine M. // Library Talk;Sep/Oct96, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p27
Reviews several fiction books for children. Includes `The Comeback Challenge,' by Matt Christopher; `Purey Rosie Pearl,' by Patricia Cochrane; `Dolphin Treasures,' by Wayne Grover; `Child of the Wolves,' by Elizabeth Hall; `Earthquake Terror,' by Peg Kehret; `Room for a Stranger,' by Ann Turnbull.