Canku Ota
(Many Paths)
An Online Newsletter Celebrating Native America
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Sac and Fox
Welcome to MENWI
The Meskwaki Education NetWork Initiative, or MENWI, is a collaborative initiative between the Meskwaki Settlement School located on the Meskwaki Settlement in Iowa and the American Indian Studies Research Institute located at Indiana University-Bloomington. MENWI serves to network the expertise of the two institutions toward the development of multimedia curriculum materials for use by the Meskwaki Language and Culture Program.
Salish & Kootenai Tribes
Salish & Kootenai Tribes
The Flathead Indian Reservation (1,244,000 acres) is home to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. The tribes consist of a confederation of Salish and Pend d'Orielles Tribes and the Kootenai, as an individual tribe.
Samish Indian Nation
The Mission of the Samish Indian Nation is to use the talents, knowledge and skills of tribal members to preserve & strengthen our culture and to ensure quality of life, prosperity, health and education for all members through progressive, diversified tribal and individual enterprises that sustain our Nation into the future.
Seminole Tribe of Florida
This site is dedicated to the rich history and culture of the Florida Seminole Indians.
See Haudenosaunee
Guide to Reading Shoshoni
The Shoshoni writing system used in Newen Deboope is based on an earlier orthography developed by the Sho-Ban High School Bilingual Education Program at Fort Hall, Idaho, in the 1980s. Unlike standard English spelling, each letter or combination of letters have one and only one pronunciation, so that once a person has learned the system, he or she should be able to pronounce all new words encountered. This writing system is also used in the Shoshoni language courses taught at Idaho State University (I.S.U.) in Pocatello, Idaho.
Idaho Natives
A Special Report - A team of University of Idaho journalism students traveled the state over the last year to examine life on Idaho’s five Indian reservations. Under the leadership of tribal journalist Lori Edmo-Suppah, the students pursued stories related to key tribal issues, including natural resources, economics, sovereignty and cultural preservation.
The Lemhi - Shoshone and the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Welcome to the official site of the Fort Lemhi Indian Community. This site was designed by a Lemhi-Shoshone descendant and will be updated weekly with more facts and photos from Sacajawea's people the Lemhi-Shoshone.
Shoshone Bannock Tribes
Welcome to the official site of the Shoshone - Bannock Tribes, we are located on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in southeastern Idaho.
Shoshone Language-Free Ware
Shoshone V1.0
Is a computer software program designed to teach simple Shoshone words. The program starts with a main menu to select the word types to be learned. After selecting the specific word group, the program goes into a separate program. The English and Shoshone word pairs are randomly displayed on the screen with graphics/colors within the selected word group. The user then has the option of playing the words by clicking a 'speak' button. The Shoshone words are 'spoken' by a Shoshone Tribal member from the Wind River area of Wyoming.
Wind River Historical Center
The Wind River Historical Center and its partner in educational programming, the Lucius Burch Center for Western Tradition, foster understanding and appreciation for the natural history and cultural landscape of the Greater Yellowstone Region.
Idaho Natives
A Special Report - A team of University of Idaho journalism students traveled the state over the last year to examine life on Idaho’s five Indian reservations. Under the leadership of tribal journalist Lori Edmo-Suppah, the students pursued stories related to key tribal issues, including natural resources, economics, sovereignty and cultural preservation.
see Dakota - Nakota - Lakota
"Spokane Tribe of Indians"
You have found the official page of the Spokane Tribe of Indians. We hope this new look will be easier for you to navigate and make your visit more enjoyable. We will be adding more links and features as they are available. We have built this page to allow others to share and learn from the Spokane as a people.
Southern Paiute
Southern Paiute
The name Paiute means "true Ute" or "water Ute,’ indicating their kinship with the Ute Indians
Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians
Many centuries ago, long before the area was settled, long before forests and grasslands were replaced with asphalt, our ancestors celebrated the journey of life and lived from the resources this land provides. As their children played and learned about nature, the adults would hunt, fish, and hand craft items for daily survival. Festively, they would periodically gather to celebrate and give thanks for all they had. We--their descendents--the Stillaguamish people reverently celebrate the rich culture and history that was, and still is, ours.
Suquamish Tribal Homepage
The Port Madison Indian Reservation is located on the Kitsap Peninsula in Washington State. Situated on the waterfront across the Puget Sound from Seattle, the reservation is home to the Suquamish people, a fishing tribe whose leader was Chief Seattle, after whom the city took its name.
Free Swinomish Main Page
The Swinomish Indian Reservation is located in Skagit County Washington State, USA. The tribes and bands of Coast Salish people later grouped together as "Swinomish" were parties to the Point Elliot Treaty of 1855.
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Dictionary Of The Taino Language
This is only a small example of our Lovely Taino Language. The work that has been done on this new Taino dictionary is due to the great efforts on the part of Pedro Guanikeyu Torres, a teacher of the Taino language.
Jatibonicu Taino Tribal Government Web Site
We of the tribe of Jatibonicu' and its Tribal Council of Elders and tribal members, extend to you a very warm Taino greeting. We who are the original people of the Island of Borikén (Puerto Rico), do hereby offically welcome you to our Boriken island homeland and our Taino tribal nation home page.
United Confederation of Taino People
Resources and contact information for Taino and other
related Caribbean Indigenous Peoples. International Affliations, Grassroots
projects and Newsletter online.
Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska
CCTHITA (Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska) is the Tribal Government representing over 24,000 Tlingit and Haida Indians worldwide. We are a sovereign entity and have a government to government relationship with the United States. The Council's headquarters is in Juneau, Alaska but our commitment to serving the Tlingit and Haida people extends throughout the United States.
The Tlingit Indian Tribe
The Tlingit are the northenmost of the Northwest Coast peoples (which also includes, among others, Haida, Tsimshian, Kwakiutl, Nootka, Salishan, Chemakum, Chinook, and Makah) who lived traditionally by fishing and hunting marine animals and built large plank houses, totem poles, and ocean-going dugout canoes. They were skillful traders and utilized their excess wealth on luxuries given away at splendid feasts (potlatches) which served to honor the dead and to maintain or elevate the rank of aristocrats. The Tlingit comprised four groups or tribes: Southern, Northern, Gulf Coast, and Inland Tlingit.
Tohono O'odham
Tohono O'odham Nation
We are pleased to present to you, the members of the Tohono O'odham Nation and Internet communities, the official web site of the Tohono O'odham Nation! With this site we want to open a window to our world to educate others about our history, culture, governance and other aspects of the Nation that otherwise may not be readily available. The site was purposely designed for the Nation to capitalize on its collective strengths of its history, culture and governance components while educating the public on its broad spectrum of services and information.
Tohono O'odham (Papago) Literature
The Tohono O'odham (Papago) nation's native word papah, beans, is the source for being called the "bean people."
The Tubatulabal inhabited the drainage area of the upper Kern River in California's southern Sierra Nevada foothills region. They were loosely organized into three politically discrete bands (Pahkanapil, Palegawan, and Bankalachi [Toloim]) having a high degree of internal unity. They spoke mutually intelligible dialects of Tubatulabal, a Uto-Aztecan language. Only the Pahkanapil survived the intensive White settlement of their territory that began in the 1850s.
The Tulalip Tribes Natural Resources Programs
The Tulalip Tribes is a federally recognized Indian tribe with a reservation located near the town of Marysville, Washington, USA.
See Haudenosaunee
Tututni Language Lessons
Tututni (pron. to-too-te-nay) was spoken along the lower Rogue River in southern Oregon. It is different in important ways from other Athabaskan languages north and south of the Rogue. Only 3 native speakers remain alive. In this page, we describe this language and present a few beginning lessons for learning this language. We intend to revitalize this language.
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Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla
The Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla Tribes make up the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation.
Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians
The story of the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians is the story of a peaceful people who were faced with an invasion by a society that was overwhelmingly hostile, greedy and destructive of the Indian way of life.
This web site is sponsored by the Southern Ute Indian Cultural Center. The site and database support our 30 minute educational video COLORADO UTE LEGACY which has been distributed to over 500 Colorado schools. The project was jointly funded by the Colorado Historical Society and the Southern Ute Indian Cultural Center.
History of the Uintah-Ourah Indian Reservation
The Uintah-Ouray Reservation in eastern Utah is the home of nearly three thousand members of the Northern Ute Tribe. It is the largest reservation in Utah, containing valuable timber, oil and gas, water, and other natural resources.
History of the Utes
The oldest continuous residents of Colorado are the Ute Indians. Their original territory encompassed most of Colorado and Utah and portions of New Mexico and Arizona.
The Noochew (Northern Ute) Nation Welcomes the World to Ute Country
We call ourselves “Noochew,” the People. The Noochew (Utes) were the first tribe to acquired the horse from the Spaniards in 1600. The Spaniards were looking for a short cut to the west coast. They called us Yutah. The Noochew were Mountain People and hunters and gatherers. Utah gets it's name from the Yutah name for our people. The Utes are depicted as horses in rock writing.
People of the Colorado Plateau
The Ute Indians ranged across much of the northern Colorado Plateau beginning at least 2000 years B.P. The very name ‘Ute,’ from which the name of the state of Utahwas derived, means "high land" or "land of the sun."
Southern Ute Homepage
Welcome to the official site of the Southern Ute Tribe
Southern Ute Indian Cultural Center Museum
The Southern Ute Indian Cultural Center Museum brings to life the rich history of the Ute Indian People who occupied all of Colorado, eastern Utah, and northern New Mexico when the U. S. Civil War ended in 1868.
Written Ute Language
A central element of effective language education for American Indianstudents is the development of effective skills and basic competenciesin written English. I have been concerned about this topic for some time,largely as an outgrowth of my continuing study of the use of oral Englishin various tribes and as a response to needs of Ute students not adequatelybeing met by the public school system on the Northern Ute reservation andthe needs of adult Ute learners seeking GED (high school equivalency )certificates.
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