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  1. 1. Chippewa By: Brock Wilbur & Mandi Grivakis & Kiowa’s
  2. 2. Geographical Location <ul><li>Chippewa </li></ul><ul><li>They are one of the largest tribes in north America. </li></ul><ul><li>They are known to be found in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Southern Canada. </li></ul>Kiowa <ul><li>Were known to be found in Canada, to have migrated to Western Montana, and then continued to Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas </li></ul>
  3. 3. Physical Characteristics Chippewa <ul><li>Chippewa women wore long dresses with removable sleeves </li></ul><ul><li>Chippewa men wore breechcloths and leggings </li></ul><ul><li>Everybody wore moccasins on their feet and cloaks or ponchos in bad weather </li></ul>Kiowa <ul><li>Kiowa women wear long dresses, some with elk teeth hanging from it. </li></ul><ul><li>All men and women wore moccasins </li></ul><ul><li>All clothes were made from buffalo skin </li></ul>
  4. 4. Shelter & Housing Chippewa <ul><li>Lived in Wigwams </li></ul><ul><li>Wigwams were built with large sticks that were wrapped in Birch Bark and held together by ropes. </li></ul><ul><li>The door to their Wigwams were built with blankets. </li></ul>Kiowa <ul><li>Lived in Tee-Pee’s </li></ul><ul><li>Tee-pees are easy to move and being nomads, the Kiowa moved all the time </li></ul>
  5. 5. Language Chippewa <ul><li>The language the Chippewa Indians spoke was called Anishinaabemowin </li></ul><ul><li>It is spoken by 50,000 people in the Northern United States. </li></ul>Kiowa <ul><li>The Kiowa speak a language called Tanoan or Kiowa-Tanoan </li></ul><ul><li>Tanoan is a large family of several related languages </li></ul>
  6. 6. Food Chippewa <ul><li>Woodland Chippewa's were mostly farming people. </li></ul><ul><li>Harvesting wild rice and corn, fishing, hunting small game, and gathering nuts and fruit </li></ul><ul><li>The Plains Chippewa were big-game hunters, and buffalo meat made up most of their diet </li></ul>Kiowa <ul><li>Buffalo meat was their most important food. </li></ul><ul><li>They also gathered plants, roots and berries to eat when they could find them. </li></ul><ul><li>The women did this gathering. The men hunted. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Means Of Survival Chippewa <ul><li>Chippewa used bows and arrows, clubs, flails, axes, and hide shields </li></ul><ul><li>Hunters used snares and often set controlled fires to herd the animals into traps or over cliffs </li></ul>Kiowa <ul><li>Used spears or fishhooks with sinew lines for fishing, and special paddles called knockers for ricing. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Relationship With Settlers Chippewa Kiowa <ul><li>Got along well with settlers. </li></ul><ul><li>Made a treaty with the government in 1837 </li></ul><ul><li>Chippewa Indians did not get along with settlers. </li></ul><ul><li>They fought them every time and did not try and make peace </li></ul>
  9. 9. Oral Tradition Chippewa <ul><li>Storytelling is very important to the Chippewa Indian culture. </li></ul><ul><li>Many traditional Chippewa stories taught important lessons to children </li></ul>Kiowa <ul><li>Kiowa story tells about a place far up north, Bear Butte </li></ul><ul><li>The Kiowa say a boy and girl were being chased by a giant bear and they climbed to the top of the butte to escape. The bear clawed at the sides trying to climb up and get them. Look close and you can still see the claw marks on the sides of Bear Butte. That is how it got its name. </li></ul>
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