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9 08, 2017

Paleo-Indians – the first Native Americans

By |2018-11-09T08:03:47-07:00August 9th, 2017|History, Native American|1 Comment

Paleo-Indians probably travelled along the Pacific coast of North America First people in North America Archaeologists call the time just after people first came to North America , about 16,000 BC, the Paleo-Indian period. During the Paleo-Indian period, all the people in North America were nomads and got their food by hunting and gathering, and especially by fishing. Some of these [...]

8 08, 2017

Atlatls or spear-throwers

By |2019-09-16T20:54:01-07:00August 8th, 2017|Native American|3 Comments

Atlatl history: this is an ancient atlatl What is an atlatl? An atlatl, or spear-thrower, is a wooden or bone stick with a hook on one end that you can use to throw a spear farther than you could throw it without using an atlatl. Flint spear-points Paleo-Indians All our Native American articles [...]