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Unformatted text preview: -1840's Oneida migration Iroquois migrations-Late 1600's, influenced by the jesuits-1711-1713 Tuscarora Wars-U.S. Revolutionary war (allied with the losing side)-1840's Oneida migration Speakers of the Algonquian/Algonkian Language-All non Iroquoian and non Inuit speakers-From Eastern Canada south to the Carolinas Natural enviroment-Rivers-Valleys-Oceans-Forests Economic production Toboggans-Hunting-Wigwams-Fishing-Gathering-Snowshoes-Small crops-Land animals-Canoes (Birch bark or dugout) Demography-Primarily nomadic-Small-groups-Followed the resources according to seasons-United in the summer for gatherings, dispersed into small family groups in the fall Sociocultural Enviroment-Patrilineal-Totems-Vision Quest-Tobbaco-Shamans-Sachems-Cross cousin marriage-Scapulimancy (ceremony burn shoulder bone of a caribou scapula, to give directions)-Egalitarian-Wampum-Shaking Tent (Small tent Shamans enter and talk to grandfathers)-First ceremonies...
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course ANT 222 taught by Professor Ant during the Spring '08 term at Eastern CT.
- Spring '08