Citations with the tag: ALGONQUIAN Indians
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- North Carolina Algonquian.
// Northeast Indians; 1999, p1
Describes the settlements, organization, houses, food, clothing, tools and religion of the North Carolina Algonquian Indians.
- Population structure of Algonquian speakers.
Jantz, R.L.; Meadows, Lee // Human Biology; Jun95, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p375
Examines anthropometric differentiation among Algonquian-speaking populations from New Brunswick to Montana. Head, face and body dimensions; Distinctiveness of the Ojibwa located northwest of Lake Superior; Geographic distances and head and face dimensions; Language distances and anthropometric...
Jantz, R.L.; Meadows, Lee // Praying People; 1998, Vol. 2, p267
A subject index for the book "Praying People" is presented.
- Show What You Know.
Jantz, R.L.; Meadows, Lee // Weekly Reader - Edition 2; Nov2010, Vol. 80, Special section p4
A quiz about the Wampanoag is presented.
- Native peoples of the Northeast.
Richmond, Trudie Lamb // Cobblestone; Nov94, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p2
Focuses on the native peoples of the Northeast United States. Iroquois and Algonquians, the two major linguistic groups when Europeans arrived; How they lived; What they ate; Longhouses; American Indian population of the Northeast based on the 1990 census. INSET: Word lore, by E. Barrie Kavasch.
- Papers of the Algonquian Conferences.
Ogg, Arden C. // American Indian Quarterly; Spring90, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p173
Discusses papers of the Algonquian Conferences. List of topics addressed over the history of the conference; History of the conference; Factor that is an important part of the Algonquian Conference tradition.
Ogg, Arden C. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia; Jun2009, Issue 6, p15
Information on Miami, which refers to Algonquian people who lived in today's Indiana, western Ohio, and eastern Illinois, is presented.
Ogg, Arden C. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia; Jun2009, Issue 6, p22
Information on Mohegan, which refers to tribes that lived in today's Connecticut as hunters and gatherers in their woodland territory, is presented.
Ogg, Arden C. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia; Jun2009, Issue 6, p28
Information on Narragansett, which refers to people who lived in today's Rhode Island, is presented.
Ogg, Arden C. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia; Jun2009, Issue 6, p32
Information on Neolin, a Lenni Lenape man who was also known as the Delaware Prophet, is presented.
Ogg, Arden C. // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia; Jun2009, Issue 6, p35
Information on a tribe known as Niantic, is presented.
Ogg, Arden C. // Archaeology; Sep/Oct83, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p5
Reviews the "Woodsplint Basketry of the Eastern Algonkian" exhibition at the American Indian Archaeological Institute in Washington,.
- Old Money.
Leduc, Adrienne // Beaver; Aug/Sep2000, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p8
Focuses on the trading currencies introduced in colonial Canada. Beads crafted by the Algonquian tribes; Basis of the French monetary system; Amount of export tax paid by colonists; Effect of the decline of beaver pelt demand in the country; Actions taken by Jacques Demeulles to pay the wages of...
- Monkey Reports.
Leduc, Adrienne // Monkeyshines on America; Feb2001 Maine Issue, p8
Augusta, Maine's sixth-largest city, is the state's capital. The first residents of the area were members of two different tribes of Algonquin Indians which spent their summers there. The Indians called the site "Kouissnoc." In 1625, colonists from Plymouth, in Massachusetts, began trading with...
- The Native Americans of Vermont.
Leduc, Adrienne // Monkeyshines on America; Jan97 Vermont Issue, p13
Provides information on the Algonquians and Iroquois, major tribes that have inhabited Vermont before French and English colonies were established. Disputes between the two tribes; Indian nations within Iroquois tribe; Forms of entertainment of the tribes.
- North Carolina (NC).
Leduc, Adrienne // World Almanac & Book of Facts; 2009, p1492
An encyclopedia entry about the state of North Carolina is presented. Also known as the Tar Heel or Old North State, North Carolina is located in the South Atlantic state bounded by Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia and has a total area of 53,819 square miles. Its population of 9,061,032 as...
Leduc, Adrienne // Mi'kmaw Concordat; 1997, p106
A variety of historical data that relate to articles that appeared in the January 1997 issue of "The Mi'kmaw Concordat" are presented.
- Judge dismisses Northern Arapaho Tribe's suit.
Leduc, Adrienne // Native American Times; 10/16/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 41, p3
The article discusses the dismissal of the case filed against the state of Wyoming and Fremont County by the Northern Arapaho Tribe. The lawsuit was discontinued due to lack of consent to participate from the U.S. Government and the Eastern Shoshone tribe. The Northern Arapaho Tribal Council...
- The Praying Indians' Speeches as Texts of Massachusett Oral Culture.
White, Craig // Early American Literature; Sep2003, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p437
Focuses on the field of interaction between the speech and writing created by the Praying Towns of the Algonqian Indian language group which prolonged and preserved the elements of the oral culture of Massachusetts. Thrie is a discussion on the Eliot Tracts which offer evidence of Algonqian...
- How Algonquian prophecies, language and culture transformed the American way of life forever.
Thunderhorse, Iron // Wild West; Jun2002, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p14
Describes the Algonquian Indians and their contribution to the way of life in the U.S. Origins of the Algonquian Indians; Information on the oral and graphic tradition of Algonquians including prophecy and culture; Description of their system of democracy and political ideals.
- Indians in New Hampshire.
Thunderhorse, Iron // Monkeyshines on America; Aug98 New Hampshire Issue, p18
Presents information about the Indians in New Hampshire. Way of life of the Algonkians; Tribes of the Iriquois and Mohawks; Warfare between the Algonkians, their Indian neighbors and the whites.
- Arapahoe Moccasins with Thunderbird Designs.
Kostelnik, Michael // Whispering Wind; 2010, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p19
The article focuses on the Arapahoe and Cheyenne moccasins with thunderbird designs. It states that the Southern Arapahoe tribe is joined with the Southern Cheyenne band in cities in Oklahoma and are both Algonkian speaking Woodlands people living in the Great Lakes area. It mentions that the...
- Quebec destinations celebrate identity.
Petten, Cheryl // Windspeaker; Jun2001, Vol. 19 Issue 2, Guide to Indian Country p22
Focuses on Aboriginal tourism destinations in Sept-ÃŽles, Quebec. Features on the Shaputuan MusÃ©e; Efforts of the museum for the increasing awareness of Innu culture and vistors; Availability of the museum.
Petten, Cheryl // Archaeology; Sep/Oct83, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p6
Reviews the exhibit "Glimpses of Algonkian Culture: Indians of Southern New York State," at the Patchogue-Medford Public Library in New York City.
- Exhibition reviews.
Hauptman, Laurence M. // Journal of American History; Dec92, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p1078
Reviews the permanent exhibition `As We Tell Our Stories: Living Traditions and the Algonkian Peoples of Indian New England,' a project opened 1991 at the Institute for American Studies, Curtis Road off Route 199, Washington.
- THE BIG DEAL.
GALEA, STEVE // Ontario Out of Doors; Apr2013, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p62
The article focuses on the Preliminary Draft of the Agreement in Principle (AIP) between the Algonquins of Ontario (AOO) and the federal and provincial governments of Ontario. The AIP concerns Algonquin rights in the settlement area, including the right to hunt wild animals, migratory birds,...
- Algonquian Indians at Summer Camp (Book Review).
Richards, Marily S.; Gerhardt, Lilian N. // School Library Journal; Sep77, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p100
Reviews the book 'Algonquian Indians at Summer Camp,' by June Behrens and Pauline Brower.
- THE HISTORY AND PRACTICE OF SHELL TEMPERING IN THE MIDDLE ATLANTIC: A USEFUL BALANCE.
Herbert, Joseph M. // Southeastern Archaeology; Winter2008, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p265
Middle Atlantic shell-tempered pottery emerges in primitive form in the Albemarle region of North Carolina as the flat-bottomed Currituck "beaker" ware and Water Lily type, possibly flourishing prior to A.D. 400. Classic shell tempering is first represented in the Mockley series, variously...
- Was the Shawnee War Chief Blue Jacket a Caucasian?
Rowland, Carolyn D.; Van Trees, R. V.; Taylor, Marc S.; Raymer, Michael L.; Krane, Dan E. // Ohio Journal of Science; Sep2006, Vol. 106 Issue 4, p126
Two distinctly different origins have been ascribed to the great Shawnee war chief Blue Jacket who played a pivotal role in the early history of southwestern Ohio. By one very popular account, he was a captured Caucasian who embraced the ways of the Shawnee and came to lead their warriors in a...
- Chapter 1: Civilization, Democracy and Government.
Rowland, Carolyn D.; Van Trees, R. V.; Taylor, Marc S.; Raymer, Michael L.; Krane, Dan E. // We Were Not the Savages: Collision Between European & Native Ame; 2000, p9
Chapter 1 of the book "We Were Not the Savages: Collision Between European and Native American Civilizations," by Daniel N. Paul is presented. It offers information on the Mi'kmaq civilization, democracy and government. Information is also presented on the national identity of the Mi'kmaq and...
Battiste, Marie // Mi'kmaw Concordat; 1997, p13
The article presents brief information on the beginning of the Aboriginal people of Atlantic Canada, the Mï¿½kmaq. It is stated that on the other side of the Path of the Spirits, the Life Giver called Kisï¿½kwl, originated the firstborn, the Sun, who was brought across the Milky Way to...
- Breaking the way for new casino.
Battiste, Marie // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 9/21/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 39, p1
The article reports on the launch of the Gun Lake Casino in Wayland Township, Michigan. The Gun Lake Tribe of Pottawatomi Indians held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the launch of the casino. Members of the tribe who attended the event included John Shagonaby, chief executive officer of MBPI...
- Chapter 1: Sweet Medicine: Founder of the Cheyenne Way of Life.
McIntosh, Kenneth; McIntosh, Marsha // Cheyenne (1-59084-666-4); 2003, p10
The chapter recounts the life of Sweet Medicine, the founder of the Cheyenne way of life. Sweet Medicine's mother became pregnant with him after dreaming of a man telling her that because her family lived right, Sweet Root will visit her. When her time came to give birth, she went out into the...
- Iroquoian Pottery at Lake Abitibi: A Case Study of the Relationship Between Hurons and Algonkians on the Canadian Shield.
Guindon, Fran�ois // Canadian Journal of Archaeology; 2009, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p65
This work sheds new light on the problems of interpreting the historical and cultural aspects of Iroquoian-like pottery in the Canadian Shield. Within this region, the Lake Abitibi case is unusual because the archaeological sites of the area exhibit an unusually high frequency of Iroquoian-like...
- Algonquian Nations.
Guindon, Fran�ois // Before Canada: First Nations & First Contacts, Prehistory-1523; 2005, p34
The article presents information on the Algonquian nations in Canada. Within the Algonquian language group, many individual tribal groups exist. The following are the names of some of the Algonquian nations that lived in northeastern Canada just before Europeans' fifteenth-century arrival:...
- Le Grand Traitï¿½ de paix contemporain ï¿½ Montrï¿½al le 4 aoï¿½t 2001.
Hubert, Claude // Recherches Amï¿½rindiennes au Quï¿½bec; 2010, Vol. 40 Issue 1/2, p136
The author presents a personal narrative of his experiences meeting anthropologist Rï¿½mi Savard in 2001 and his help and input in researching the history of the Algonquian Indians of Trois-Riviï¿½res, located in the Quï¿½bec province of Canada.
- THE THUNDERBIRD MOTIF IN NORTHEASTERN INDIAN ART.
Lenik, Edward J. // Archaeology of Eastern North America; 2012, Vol. 40, p163
Thunderbird figures and images are found in American Indian art throughout Canada and the United States. In the legends of Algonkian and Iroquoian peoples of the Northeast region the thunderbird is a powerful and sacred spirit-being in the form of a giant eagle-like bird. It causes lightning,...
- L'occupation amÃ©rindienne au TÃ©miscamingue L'exemple du Lieu historique national du Canada du Fort-TÃ©miscamingue (Obadjiwan), une prÃ©sence multi-millÃ©naire.
Côté, Marc // Recherches AmÃ©rindiennes au QuÃ©bec; 2006, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p7
Fort-TÃ©miscamingue-Obadjiwan National Historic Site of Canada (FTONHSC) was the scene of trade exchanges between Algonquins occupying the shores of Lake TÃ©miscamingue and French, English and Scottish merchants operating trading posts in that area. On the first days of the excavations...
- Court Upholds Award to Tribe.
Côté, Marc // Native American Law Digest; Jul2005, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p10
This article reports that an appeals court in Wisconsin has upheld a jury's award of $400,000 to the Mole Lake Band of Lake Superior Chippewa from its accounting firm Schenk. The court granted the award after problems in the 1990s prompted an embezzlement investigation that led to the casino...
- The History of New York State.
Withrow, Susan S. // Monkeyshines on America; Jun2002 New York Issue, Part 1, p6
The article presents the history of New York State. It states that about 3000 years ago, Indians settled in the New York area to hunt and fish. Before the arrival of Europeans, two Indian groups, the Algonquian and the Iroquois, inhabited the New York area. In 1594, the first European sailed...
- Stories of Migration: The Anishinaabeg and Irish Immigrants in the Great Lakes Region.
Keenan, Deirdre // History Workshop Journal; Oct2007, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p354
According to the Anishinaabek (Ojibwe, Potawatomi, Odawa), their migration from the eastern shores of North America to the Great Lakes region began with the knowledge that a light-skinned people would cross the great salt water and threaten their survival. My Irish ancestors were among the...
Keenan, Deirdre // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia; Jun2009, Issue 6, p16
Information on Micmac, which refers to Algonquian people who lived from Maine north to Nova Scotia and New Brunswick in Canada, near the Atlantic Ocean, is presented.
Keenan, Deirdre // Rourke's Native American History & Culture Encyclopedia; Jun2009, Issue 6, p22
Information on Montagnais, which refers to people who lived in northeastern Canada in Labrador and northern Quebec, is presented.
- Big Bear Mistahimaskwa, a Hero Worth Commemorating.
Wastasecoot, James // Canadian Dimension; Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p52
The article profiles Big Bear Mistahimaskwa. Big Bear was a Plains Cree chief whose independence of mind and defiance against the Canadian government's attempts to control and subjugate his people earned him the name trouble maker with the Department of Indian Affairs and evildoer with the...
- The Abenaki of Vermont: A Living Culture.
Wastasecoot, James // Multicultural Review; Mar2003, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p23
Reviews the educational video "The Abenaki of Vermont: A Living Culture."
- Les missions catholiques chez les Atikamekw (1837-1940): manifestations de foi et d'esprit pratique.
Gélinas, Claude // Historical Studies; 2003, Vol. 69, Special section p83
Historical studies relating to the acceptance of the missionaries and conversion among the Subarctic Algonquian populations reveal two paradoxes: for one, collective Christian ceremonies could be observed during the summer mission even thus not all members of a community were truly converted and...
- Ekinï¿½muksikw aq Kelutmalsewuksï¿½kw.
Denny, Alex // Mi'kmaw Concordat; 1997, p9
The article looks at the contributions of Sï¿½kï¿½j Henderson, a Chickasaw from Oklahoma, to the Mikmaw society. Henderson changed the direction of Mikmaq politics in his work as Research Director of the Union of Nova Scotia Indians and later as advisor to the Santï¿½ Mawio'mi. Aside...
- Conn. tribe picks first female leader.
HAIGH, SUSAN // Native American Times; 10/16/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 41, p2
The article focuses on the move by the Mohegans to elevate Lynn Malerba, the tribe's vice chairwoman, to chairman. A vice chairwoman for four years and a former critical care nurse, she was given the top position by their tribal council which consists of nine members. She takes on the challenge...
- Our Ancestors are Watching Over Us.
Everett, Erin // New Life Journal: Carolina Edition; Dec2004/Jan2005, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p38
Interviews Cree elder Pauline Johnson on her knowledge and wisdom in traditional medicine from her ancestors in Canada. Ways of connecting with the world around; Ways of praying in the Cree way; facts and information on the pipe carrier.
- 400 YEARS LATER THE NANTICOKE TRIBE.
Kyle, Robert // Native Peoples Magazine; Spring93, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p72
The article features the evolution of Nanticoke tribe in Maryland and Virginia. It was one of a dozen Algonquian-speaking groups that inhabited a peninsula bordered by Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean that they occupied for at least 10,000 years which was later known as Delmarva for...