Culture & Tribal Customs

Culture and Tribal Customs



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List of top Native American Organizations

A list of native american resources serving native american communities.

Many Indians say, ‘no thanks’ to Thanksgiving

AUTHOR: Anju Kaur Desiree Shelley’s family has observed Thanksgiving for generations, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t understand the protests of fellow Indians who don’t. A native of Baltimore, Shelley has roots in the Monacan tribe of Virginia. Her father … Continue reading

Native American Culture Groups (1491-1607)

This video lesson for US History students summarizes the key characteristics of  five major Native American culture groups in North America at the time of European contact.

Sioux Culture: Games, Ceremonies, Religion, Social Organization
The Mother Blessingway Ceremony
Yup’ik and Cup’ik Culture