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Cherokee Mythology

Cherokee Mythology

When Europeans first arrived in North America, the Cherokee occupied a large expanse of territory in the Southeast. Their homeland ...
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Choctaw Mythology

Choctaw Mythology

According to tribal legend, the Choctaw originated from Nanih Waiya, the Mother Mound, at a location near what is present-day ...
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Chumash Mythology

Chumash Mythology

The Chumash, pronounced CHOO-mash, of the Pacific Coast are the only North American Native peoples who built boats out of ...
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Crow Mythology

Crow Mythology

The Crow Native name is Absaroka (or Apsaslooka) Siouan for “bird people.” Their name among Europeans became that of the ...
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Kachina

Kachina

The kachina is among the Pueblo Native Americans of the southwestern United States and parts of Mexico, a supernatural being ...
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