Joseph Brant in Canada

Joseph Brant in Canada

January 6, 2014 admin 0

During the Revolutionary War, many Indians allied themselves with their old trading partners, the British. For the six tribes of the Iroquois Confederacy, the divided […]

Traditional Whaling

Traditional Whaling

November 30, 2012 admin 0

The area along the Pacific Coast north of California and between the Cascade Mountains and the ocean, is the home to many Indian nations who […]

Canadas Northwest Territories

“Stands Like a Porcupine”

November 7, 2012 admin 0

In Canada’s Northwest Territories, the mountain area in the South Nahanni River watershed known as Naats’ihch’oh (“Stands Like a Porcupine”) by the Dene-speaking people has […]

The North-West Mounted Police

September 9, 2012 admin 0

The North-West Mounted Police (NWMP) was formed in 1873 to administer law and order in the Northwest Territories (present day Alberta and Saskatchewan). The Mounties, […]