8 Results for tag "American Indian"
American Indian Life Series
A different program each day will examine a specific aspect of American Indian history, society, and role in the American story.
Celebrate American Indian life and culture through stories, song, and traditions.
American Indian Interpretation
Explore the diverse cultures of Native peoples striving to preserve their traditional way of life and learn about the roles they played in creating a new country.
Captives to Citizens
Discuss the 18th c. practice of captive taking, and subsequent adoption, in eastern woodland tribes – and the unique definitions of citizenship in these American Indian communities
Stories of the Past, People of the Present
Celebrate American Indian culture through traditional stories and discuss with American Indian interpreters about what it’s like to tell the histories of their communities.
FAQs with our American Indian Interpreters
Our American Indian Interpreter unit spearheads programming focused on telling the story of the many different American Indian tribes who lived in Tidewater, Va. during European arrival, or the sovereign tribes who sent political delegations to Williamsburg during the colonial period. Some of this programming includes speaking on the Governor’s …
Warriors Stood There
When we think of a Native American warrior, we conjure in our minds the image of a war party galloping across the plains, in their last stand, to meet the cavalry. That proud image of a people who resisted colonization until they no longer could. Although these romanticized images are …
So now the poor schmuck has to make a new pair, and here, I have the opportunity to share what this process looks like!Moccasins have been worn by American Indian people all over North and South America — they come in a wide variety of styles but more or less …