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Published by Blackbirch Press .
Written in English


  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • North America,
  • People & Places - United States - Native American,
  • California,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Native Americans,
  • Pomo Indians

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsMarla Felkins Ryan (Editor), Linda Schmittroth (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatBoard book
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12165699M
ISBN 101567116299
ISBN 109781567116298

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The Pomo. The Pomo people are a linguistic branch of Native American people of Northern California. Their historic territory was on the Pacific Coast between Cleone and Duncans Point, and inland to Clear Lake. Two middens on the Headlands portion of the Fort Bragg Botanical Gardens attest to their local presence.   In his book Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, Carl Waldman reports: “The Pomos created their beautiful baskets for functional purposes, but collectors now value them as works of fine art. Southern Pomo or Gallinomero, in the inland portion of the remaining Pomo territory. Southwestern or Gualala Pomo, on the coast section of the remaining territory. Certain divisions larger than villages were recognized in an indefinite way by the people themselves. Native American language Native American people Native American arts Pomo Indian Fact Sheet Native American Facts For Kids was written for young people learning about the Pomo tribe for school or home-schooling reports.

  The way of life of the Pomo changed with the arrival of Russians at Fort Ross ( to ) on the Pacific coastline, and Spanish missionaries and European-American colonists coming in from the south and east. The Pomo native to the coastline and Fort Ross were known as the Kashaya. They interacted and traded with the Russians. Teach your students about Native American culture, nations, and tribes, with these nonfiction books about the diverse indigenous people of North America. Ideal for Native American Heritage month in November or to supplement history lessons throughout the year, the 11 nonfiction books on this list explore Native American tribes and their history. A list of books dealing with the history of particular Native American Indian tribes. Selected Links about Native American Indian Tribes and Nations Our site is designed to present information about American Indian tribes and their languages contextually--language by language and tribe by tribe. American Indian Tribal List: Native American Tribes and Languages Indian Tribes Names: Partial chart of the original and current names of North American Indian tribes. First Nations Histories: Historical overviews of 48 different North American Indian tribes. Maps of Native American Nations: Maps and tribal information about American IndianFile Size: KB.

There is a city in Ohio (Mingo Junction) that is named after the tribe Mingo. (Just south of Steubenville ohio on the Ohio River) Not sure about the spelling. The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria are a federally recognized American Indian tribe of Coast Miwok and Southern Pomo Indians. During the past 30 years, the appreciation for American Indian art has been on the rise, and the art has become in demand – specifically Pomo Indian basketry. A good series of books about Native myths and legends throughout the Americas. Algonquian Spirit: Rich anthology of Woodland Indian stories, songs, and oral history. Native American Legends of the Southeast: Explanation of Native American mythology from the Creek, Cherokee, and other Southeastern tribes. Indian Legends of the Pacific Northwest: Native American . The following state-by-state listing of Indian tribes or groups are federally recognized and eligible for funding and services from the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), there are currently federally recognized tribes. For more information on federally recognized tribes, click here. The list also includes Indian tribes or groups that are.