Piegan


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Pie·gan

 (pē-găn′)
n. pl. Piegan or Pie·gans
A member of the southernmost tribe of the Blackfoot confederacy, inhabiting northwest Montana and southern Alberta.
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Ewers, in about 1940, collected a number of pencil and ink drawings by a young, talented Piegan artist named Calvin Boy.
This book details first-hand accounts of how Major Eugene Baker, who was simply too drunk to function, ordered his troops to attack the wrong village, as well as the efforts to cover up his mistake in the aftermath of the bloodshed and the resulting tension between the Piegan Indians and non-Natives after the event.
Piegan Post, or Bow Fort, established briefly near present-day Calgary in this period, saw remarkably consistent late season rains and gale-force winds--no less than twenty-five days of almost continuous blowing and "hard gale" winds were recorded there in September and October of 1833.
The narrative begins with the marriage of fur trader Malcolm Clarke to Coth-co-co-na, a woman from the Piegan Blackfeet tribe in Montana.
REVIEWED BY ROSALYN LAPIER, LECTURER, NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENT, UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA, AND MEMBER OF THE PIEGAN INSTITUTE, A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO RESTORING AND REVITALIZING NATIVE LANGUAGES
Um caso semelhante ocorre com as celebres matronas iroquesas (44) e com as matronas dos Indios Piegan do Canada, designadas "mulheres com coracao de homem".
The Sun God's Children: The History, Culture, and Legends of the Blackfeet Indians" is a paperback reissue of the original publication dated 1930, with an introduction by Darrell Robes Kipp, Executive Director of the Piegan Institute in Brownings, Montana.
Piegan elder, Bird Rattle, carving the automobile petroglyphs at Writing-On-Stone on September 14th, 1924.
Section 1 begins with contributions from two veteran language revitalization activists, Darrell Kipp of the Blackfoot Piegan Institute and Margaret Noori from the University of Michigan.
I was asked by Blood, Blackfoot and Piegan what reservation did I come from?