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13 08, 2017

Lewis and Clark – American history

By |2017-08-13T17:28:54-07:00August 13th, 2017|History, North America|0 Comments

Lewis and Clark In 1804 AD, the Sioux people received a visit from official representatives of the newly formed United States government. The visitors' names were Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Both of them had already killed many Native Americans. Mostly they had killed Shawnee. They were fighting to take Shawnee land in the Appalachians. The Sioux didn't [...]

13 08, 2017

The Inuit and Canadian history

By |2019-09-22T08:46:03-07:00August 13th, 2017|Native American|2 Comments

A Canadian Inuit village in 1575 AD Inuit trade collapses In 1500 AD, the Inuit weren't doing so well. They had been buying steel and iron weapons from Vikings and East Asian traders. They used their good weapons to hunt whales, and they lived on whale meat and built houses of whalebone. Earlier Inuit history Who were the [...]