History (The sioux)

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  • The sioux
    • Well known tribe
      • Located in and around South Dakota, Wyoming and Nebraska
  • Men
    • Hunt for buffalo
      • Care for the horses
    • The sioux
      • Well known tribe
        • Located in and around South Dakota, Wyoming and Nebraska
  • In charge of the maintenance of the tipis
    • Women
      • Gathered food and firewood
  • Cared for the children
    • Women
      • Gathered food and firewood
  • Cooked
    • Made clothes and baskets
      • Marrige
      • Ensured all the women were cared for
        • Polygamy (marrying more than one wife)
          • Marrige
        • Often more women than men in the tribes
      • Old people
        • Respected them
          • Old people
            • Thought they were wise and epierienced
          • Sometimes older men would become chiefs or council members
            • Cultures and traditions
              • Indians used a stick to tap an enemy
                • Cultures and traditions
                • If an indian had killed another
                  • Scalping
                    • Worst thing to happen to an indian
                • Meant their spirit was owned by someone else
                  • Worst thing to happen to an indian
                • Chiefs and councils
                  • Councils made up of men who were old and experienced or men who had shown bravery through another event
                    • Chiefs and councils
                    • In charge of making desicions
                      • Would hold meetings
                        • would smoke dried buffalo dung what they thought to be sacred and make them closer to the spirits
                          • Would hold meetings
                          • Children
                            • Respected
                              • Children
                              • Help women take down tipis

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