A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest

A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest

Author: Robert H. Ruby

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN: 0806124792

Page: 289

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Over the centuries the Indians of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and western Montana have adapted their lifeways to their region’s radically different environments-an evolution that in some tribes continues to this day, as they conform to the ...

Over the centuries the Indians of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and western Montana have adapted their lifeways to their region’s radically different environments-an evolution that in some tribes continues to this day, as they conform to the demands of contemporary American society.



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A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest
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Pages: 289
Authors: Robert H. Ruby
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Over the centuries the Indians of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and western Montana have adapted their lifeways to their region’s radically different environments-an evolution that in some tribes continues to this day, as they conform to the demands of contemporary American society.
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Language: en
Pages: 95
Authors: Reg Ashwell, David Hancock
Categories: Indians of North America
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Surrey, B.C. : Hancock House

The diverse and colourful Indian nations of the Northwest Coast of North America are described in this informative little book that highlights the rich tapestries of Native cultural beliefs and traditions. Reg Ashwell, who was born and raised in close proximity to several of the Native cultures he writes about,
Art of the Northwest Coast Indians
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Robert Bruce Inverarity
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1950 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Discusses the social patterns, material culture, and religion of the Indian tribes of Northwest North America stressing aspects of their primitive art.
People of the Totem
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Norman Bancroft-Hunt
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher: New York : Putnam

A photographic study of the mythology, legends, rituals, and daily life of the Indian tribes of the Pacific Northwest focuses on each clan's tracing of its ancestry back to a common animal totem
Indian Tribes of the Northwest Coast
Language: en
Pages: 15
Authors: Ben F. Evans
Categories: Chinook Indians
Type: BOOK - Published: 1902 - Publisher:

Handwritten account of the Indian tribes in the Pacific Northwest, written by Ben F. Evans; describes customs, character, diet, language, and land use of Indian tribes on both sides of the Cascade Mountains; tribes mentioned include the Chinook, Nootka, and Nez Percé Indians; map of tribal locations attached to account.