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The Northwestern Plains

Symposium on the Plains, Its Northwestern Border (1966 Lincoln, Neb.)

The Northwestern Plains

a symposium

by Symposium on the Plains, Its Northwestern Border (1966 Lincoln, Neb.)

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Published by Rocky Mountain College, Center for Indian Studies in Billings, Mont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 79-84.

    StatementEditor: Warren W. Caldwell. Chairman: Stuart W. Conner. --
    SeriesOccasional papers / the Center for Indian Studies, Rocky Mountain College ; no. 1, Occasional papers (Rocky Mountain College (Billings, Mont.). Center for Indian Studies) -- no. 1.
    ContributionsConner, Stuart W., Caldwell, Warren W. (Warren Wendell)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p. ;
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26575505M

    A Tribe in Transition; THE BLACKFEET: Raiders of the Northwestern Plains. By John C. Ewers. pp. Norman: The University of Oklahoma Press. $ has been accepted for inclusion in Great Plains Research: A Journal of Natural and Social Sciences by an authorized administrator of [email protected] of Nebraska - Lincoln. Wood, W. Raymond, "Book Review:Skeletal Biology and Bioarchaeology of the Northwestern Plains Edited by George W. Gill and Rick L. Weathermon" ().

    Northwest, also called the Pacific Northwest, region in the northwestern United States that includes the states of Oregon and Washington and parts of Idaho. The region is known for its spectacular beauty, valuable natural resources, wet climate, and progressive social attitudes. The Book of Discipline free edition; Search form Weekly Bulletins. Stay informed on the mission, ministry and events in the Northwest Plains District with our monthly newsletter and weekly updates. The Weekly Bulletin is a weekly publication of upcoming events and articles of interest for the Northwest Plains District.

    The Northwestern Plains and adjacent areas are well known for a rich Paleoindian archaeological record, dating back more t years. Holocene occupations are somewhat less recognized to those unfamiliar with the plains, although certainly buffalo jumps, tipi rings, and medicine wheels are part of a broader knowledge and lexicon about the archaeology of the continent. Book Review: Skeletal Biology and Bioarchaeology of the Northwestern Plains Edited by George W. Gill and Rick L. Weathermon, W. Raymond Wood Book Review of Weather Matters: An American Cultural History since by Bernard Mergen., Donna L. Woudenberg.


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