American Indians in 1618

December 2, 2017 admin 2

During the first part of the seventeenth century, conflicts and potential conflicts between American Indians and the invading Europeans increased. Enamored with the idea of […]

American Indian Code Talkers

November 20, 2017 admin 0

One of the concerns in organized military warfare is the need for communication and the need to conceal that communication from the enemy. During the […]

Great Basin Baskets

November 12, 2017 admin 1

The Great Basin Culture Area includes the high desert regions between the Sierra Nevada and the Rocky Mountains. It is bounded on the north by […]

Plateau Indian Reservation Life

November 8, 2017 admin 0

The Plateau Culture Area is the area between the Cascade Mountains and the Rocky Mountains in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, British Columbia, and Western Montana. From […]

Yup’ik Masks

November 5, 2017 admin 0

For the Central Alaska Yup’ik Eskimo, spirituality was focused largely on the need to secure food for hunting. As with other animistic hunting peoples, animals […]

Some Arctic Artifacts

October 31, 2017 admin 0

The Artic Culture Area includes the Aleutian Islands, most of the Alaska Coast, the Canadian Artic, and parts of Greenland. It is an area which […]