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Indian life in the great North-West

Egerton R. Young

Indian life in the great North-West

by Egerton R. Young

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Published by S.W. Partridge in London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Canadian.,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Egerton R. Young.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 30692
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (85 fr.)
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20109545M
    ISBN 10066530692X

    Children's book of Indian wolf myths from several different tribes. Brother Wolf: A Seneca Tale: Picture book based on a Seneca legend about Wolf and Raccoon playing tricks on each other. Wolves and the Wolf Myth in American Literature: Interesting book comparing wolves mythology from various Native American tribes and modern American fiction. Unlike most Northwest Coast Indian peoples, for whom the land and animals were active participants in daily life, Enlightenment-era scientists viewed the natural world as an object for study. The English, French, Spanish, and Americans all sent scientific exploring expeditions to the Pacific Northwest during the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

    The men knew that women were the source of life, and provided a feeling of strength and consistency to their lives. The women in Native American tribes often helped their men to hunt down buffalo. Then, when the buffalo were harvested, the women were responsible for skinning, cutting, and cooking the animal. War breaks out between Great Britain and France, dooming the Lake Superior fur trade for several years. Price of furs collapses. King Louis XIV revokes all fur-trade licenses and prohibits colonials from bringing goods into Lake Superior region.

    Interesting book about the meaning and importance of seals to the Inuit culture and way of life. The Boy Who Lived with the Seals: Picture book based on a Chinook Indian legend about a boy who joined the Seal People. Native American Animal Stories: Great collection of American Indian tales about animals, told by Abenaki storyteller Joseph Bruchac. Relief shown pictorially. "Pendleton's Lithography." From: American Antiquarian Society. Transactions and collections. Vol. 2, , fol. p. Hand colored to show the location of Indian tribes and 11 linguistic families. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a .


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