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The First Indian Reservation and The Sioux Uprising

The First Indian Reservation and The Sioux Uprising

Posted on August 18, 2014 by

Hi All; August is a busy month for us and from a historical perspective it has had many events that have shaped the way we live today, for instance, on August 1, 1758 the first Indian reservation in North America was established by the New Jer...

Their unforgettable stories encompass heroism. Memorial Day Remembrance: What have the American Indians done for this Country?

Memorial Day Remembrance: What have the American Indians done for this Country?

Posted on May 26, 2014 by

Good question, here are some facts about American Indian participation in Wars for the United States; 1917: World War I - When the U.S. entered the war, about 17,000 Indians served in the armed forces. Some Indians, however, specifically resisted the draft because they were not citizens and could not vote or because they felt it would be an infr...

Book and Cd sold Separately! Lakhotiya Woglaka Po! – Speak Lakota!

Lakhotiya Woglaka Po! – Speak Lakota!

Posted on May 13, 2014 by

A Book Review by: Donovin Sprague By Lakota Language Consortium. 2010. This is a Level 2 Lakota Language Textbook in a series of Lakota language resource materials.  It is an excellent resource book with 12 designed units which equal a year of classroom instruction.  There are coloring activities, puzzles, crosswords, and word-finds. Som...

Clear instructions on how to get started. Beadwork Techniques of the Native Americans: Book Review

Beadwork Techniques of the Native Americans: Book Review

Posted on May 05, 2014 by

Beadwork Techniques of the Native Americans By: Scott Sutton.  Crazy Crow Trading Post 2008. This book shows techniques of four styles of beadwork including loom, two needle applique’, peyote or gourd stitch, and lazy stitch. It also explains Plains hard-soled moccasins with designs. Great colored and up-close illustrations ...