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There are over 300 web pages here. MainMenu leads to menus of independent topical sections. Page navigation buttons will always return you here. Down for revisions: TOOLS.

NATIVE MAPS -- from environmental threats to native Nations to GIS maps that "window" Native info where it's at. Pre-contact Native North American -- links to many informative essays. Active State maps for reservations in MN, WI, MI, CA, AK (whew!), ND, SD, NY, AZ (linked-to AZ is historical background of Navajo-Hopi Black Mountain land dispute and page of links on this dispute), NM. New: WA, OR; Canada treatymaps; Canadian Bands-by-provinces, contact info; Material culture maps; Pre-contact housing.

AADIZOOKAANAG IDASH DIBAAJIMOWINAN: Stories Menu -- True stories by Native authors from many tribes for InterNet. Norma Jean Croy (prisoner for 20 years) and Leonard Peltier (19 years) have stories here; so do the Little People. Myths and legends -- with tellers and sources.Picture stories; Author bios; Cinderella feature; E-texts; Language learning resources, word for computer. Items below are all menus.

ART MENU -- American, Canadian Native artists; galleries, honors, museums, pottery, clothing, posters, photography. Special Big Art and Culture Sections -- big, with their own menus.

  • Legend Painting, Norval Morrisseau, Daphne Odjig, and younger generations from the Manitoulin Arts and Ojibwe Cultural Arts (Wikwemikong Reserve, Manitoulin Island) school.
  • Manidoominens: Sacred Seeds Beads, beadwork. Honoring Maude Kegg, Mille Lacs (MN) Ojibwe tribal elder
  • BASKETS -- Basketry art and utility, honoring the makers; Basket plants and environmental issues. NATIVE SCIENCE-Related

Shop at our online iTunes shop! We now have tracks from the albums of more than 75 Native recording artists available. Also available are Cherokee stories told by Gregg Howard!

NATIVE ASTRONOMY -- Lakota sacred constellations; ancient northern Plains stone Medicine Wheels; sun and seasons; naked-eye stargazing; Crab nebula supernova petroglyphs; classroom resources; starmaps NATIVE SCIENCE-Related. STARS bookshelf.

NATIVE HERBAL KNOWLEDGE, plants for food, teas, medicines. Use explained; field ID photos and botanic info, multi-tribal uses, phytochemical analysis, ethnobotany dastabase research tools, [48 pages] NATIVE SCIENCE-Related. PLANTS bookshelf, order them on-line.

Indian Census Collection NATIVE BOOKS -- Hundreds of reviews (children's, middle school, YA, Adult; References; math-science, art-craft; AV-aids; features, sources. Indian viewpoints. Sources for hard-to-find books by Indian authors. Essentially an independent (and large) site though running on the same server.

  • Big BADDIE$ for KID$ -- new feature pans some best-selling award winners -- from an Indian viewpoint. Good alternatives -- and classroom integration and background websources for critiquing (and selecting alternatives) for each No-no.
  • ON-LINE BOOKSTORE Order selected, reviewed books direct from famed

Shop at our online calendar & poster store! We have selected a great group of posters with images of Notable Native Americans, creations of many Native American artists, portraits made by Edward Curtis, and a large selection of other images and calendars.

NATIVE SCHOOLS ON-LINE -- School, college web pages; native students/teachers seeking keypals; Native Student Honors, contests. Visibility, organization improved recently. Some new schools added.

  • Indian Young People's Art -- from Red School House and Heart of the Earth AIM Survival Schools
  • HONOR ESSAY -- Are some quiet math-science geniuses unnoticed -- because their teachers can't recognize it?
Native NATIONS Official tribal sites above the line, sites about a tribe but unofficial below it. All U.S. and Canadian Nations (if known) are here.

  • LinkPage NOT a page for all Indian links -- too much to keep up with. Links to several web indexes of native-related sites, and other large sources of info, pictures, and useful references

GAMES AND EDUTAINMENTS -- for young and older kids. Special efforts to find any Indian edutainments on the web -- there are a few!

  MAYA MENU -- Many links; Maya science teaching materials; numbers & vocab; maps; folktales; art; Quiche Maya Nobel Laureate Rigoberta Menchu and modern Mayan peoples in Mexico and central America. Link to new Menchu Foundation site -- many of her recent speeches [12 pgs]
  ARVOL LOOKING HORSE's Pages -- Solstice World Peace Ceremony, White Buffalo Story, Historical info, Dakota and Lakota peoples. [7 pgs]
  POCAHONTAS -- Many Indian viewpoints, on the Disney film, on Pocahontas's descendants, on several pre-Disney children's books.

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Last updated: 6/11/97