Native American Information

Profiles

Hoop Dancer Serves As Ambassador for Deaf Children

Burton Bird might be deaf, but that hasn't stopped him from learning how to dance and being passionate about sharing the culture with others. Like most deaf or hearing impaired people, he can still feel the rhythm and vibrations from the music. “That’s how I learned, by the beat of the drum,” he says in ...
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Native American History

Totems to be raised at Ga...

Read MoreThe Sealaska Heritage Institute announced that two Eagle and Raven totem poles carved to honor the Tlingit Auk Kwáan clans and long term residents of ...

Hear the Songs Still Rele...

Read MoreSome of these songs might not be familiar to everyone, but thanks to an ambitious record label and Vancouver-based record archaeologist and curator Kevin “Sipreano” ...

Native American Heritage ...

Read MoreAs most of you know November is Native American Heritage Month, and this month there is no shortage of film festivals and television specials that ...

Native American Culture

91 Photos to Celebrate th...

Read More Each summer, the Crow Fair Celebration draws more than 50,000 spectators and participants to Crow Agency, Montana. The Crow Fair is the largest Native American event in Montana, and one of the biggest powwows in ...

Family Still Searching fo...

Read More An important red dress was stolen out of a storage unit in Tacoma, Washington back in 2010 and the family is desperatly trying to track it down....

Dignity – Striking ...

Read More You guys have to check out this gorgeous new sculpture that recently went up in Chamberlin, South Dakota. The 50 foot tall sculpture depicts a young Native woman receiving a star quilt. “Dignity represents the courage, ...

Pow Wow

91 Photos to Celebrate th...

Read MoreEach summer, the Crow Fair Celebration draws more than 50,000 spectators and participants to Crow Agency, Montana. The Crow Fair is the largest Native American event in Montana, and one of the biggest powwows in ...

Family Still Searching fo...

Read More An important red dress was stolen out of a storage unit in Tacoma, Washington back in 2010 and the family is desperatly trying to track it down....

Bishop Pabanamanina Powwo...

Read Morehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMT9ozb-jaY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VvYAUoaSAu8 This past weekend the Bishop Paiute of Owens Valley hosted their annual Powwow in Bishop, California!  This dance is held in tandem with the California Indian Day celebrations which are held thru out the state in ...

Native American Casinos

4 Bears Casino and Lodge 202 Frontage Rd. New Town ND 58763 Website: http://www.4bearscasino.com
7 Cedars Casino 270756 Highway 101 Sequim WA 98382 Website: http://www.7cedarscasino.com/
7 Clans Casino & Hotel & Water Park RR 3 Box 168 A Thief River Falls MN 56701 Website: http://www.sevenclanscasino.com
Ada Gaming Center 1500 North Country Club Rd. Ada OK 74820
Agua Caliente Casino - Resort - Spa 32-250 Bob Hope Drive Rancho Mirage CA 92270 Website: http://www.hotwatercasino.com/acc_index.html
Aht'Way RV Park 7800 Nez Perce Rd. Lewiston ID 83501

Native American Tribes

A. Millie Stevens (President) P.O. Box 828 Craig AK 99921
A.D. Ellis (Principal Chief) P.O. Box 580 Okmulgee OK 74447 Website: http://www.muscogeenation-nsn.gov
A.T. Rusty Stafne (Chairman) P.O. Box 1027 Poplar MT 59255 Website: http://www.fortpecktribes.org
Aaron R. Townsend (Chairman) P.O. Box 129 Fort Bidwell CA 96112
Adlai Alexander (First Chief) P.O. Box 126 Fort Yukon AK 99740
Adrian Pushetonequa (Chairman) 349 Meskwaki Road Tama IA 52339 Website: http://www.meskwaki.org
Aggie Waskey (President) PO Box SRV Stony River AK 99557
Al Cratty (President) P.O. Box 62 Old Harbor AK 99643

Dance Styles

Fancy Shawl Dancing

Ladies Fancy Shawl is the newest form of Native American Women’s Dance, and is quite athletic! Fancy Shawl is often called Northern Shawl, as it does come form the Northern …

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Crafts

Drumstick Making with Shawn Littlebear

Calling all creative natives! Have you been watching all the amazing tutorials on Cheyenne and Arapaho Television (CATV47)? The Native Drum with host Shawn Littlebear shows us a lot of …

Native American Colleges

American Indian Higher Education Consortium 121 Oronoco Street Alexandria VA
Bay Mills Community College Route 1 Box 315A Brimley MI 49715
Blackfeet Community College P. O. Box 819 Browning MT 59417
Candeska Cikana Community College P. O. Box 269 Fort Totten ND 58335
Cheyenne River Community College P. O. Box 220 Eagle Butte SD 57625