Chippeways


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Chip´pe`ways


n. pl.1.(Ethnol.) A tribe of Indians formerly inhabiting the northern and western shores of Lake Superior; - called also Objibways.
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He argued that "since the Great Spirit first placed us upon this earth, the Menomonies our brothers, the Chippeways & ourselves have always hunted together peaceably.
The Father of Life made the Earth for the Indian to roam upon--that the Chippeways & Menomonies & Winibagoes might wander wherever they pleased.
A canoe race "came off" on the Hudson the other day, between Chippeways and New Yorkers, which must have been as moving a sight as the buffalo hunt which I witnessed.