Learn term:the plains indians = buffalo with free interactive flashcards choose from 500 different sets of term:the plains indians = buffalo flashcards on quizlet. Yellowknife tribe (yellowknives) the yellowknife indians are an athabaskan tribe of northern canada the yellowknives are relatives of the chipewyan (dene) tribe and speakers of a dene dialect.
Logan and his mingo tribe settled along the yellow creek, a small tributary of the ohio river near present day steubenville, ohio though logan was a war chief, he continued to lead his fellow natives in peace by not attacking whites settling in the ohio country.
The same author furnishes the following description of the tribe: the natchez were of a light mahogany complexion, with jet black hair and eyes of those which they liked best were the white, the yellow, the red and the black, and their taste was to use them in alternate stripes the yazoo indians, a small tribe that occupied a portion. The indians of the yukon and british columbia these main divisions comprise a large number of small tribes or septs since the publication of the map i have ascertained that these divisions are known to the people themselves as tahkil and al-ta-tin respectively and yellow knives, who are all of the same race, and speak, with slight. The yellowknives, yellow knives, copper indians, red knives or t'atsaot'ine are aboriginal peoples of canada, one of the five main groups of the dene indigenous people who live in the northwest territories of canada the name, which is also the source for the later community of yellowknife, derives from the colour of the tools made from copper deposits.
A sub-arctic déné tribe, called the copper indians by hearne and other early english writers, and red knives by mackenzie and franklin to the number of about 500 they range today over the dreary wastes which lie to the northeast of great slave lake. Description of the many tribes that inhabited the west prior t sioux, comanche, arapaho, cheyenne, navajo, nez perce, shoshon largest of the plains indians tribes meansenemy or snake. The yellowknives, yellow knives, copper indians, red knives or t'atsaot'ine (dogrib t'satsąot'ınę) are aboriginal peoples of canada, one of the five main groups of the dene indigenous people who live in the northwest territories of canada.
The yellowknife tribe was particularly known for their use of copper to make knives, arrowheads, pots, and other tools here is a website with pictures and information about indigenous weapons of the americas.
In english they have also been known as the copper indians, yellow knives, or red knives in french they were known as gens de cuivres (which also means copper people) yellowknife language links yellowknife language tree: theories about yellowknife language relationships compiled by linguist list chipewyan dene: our resources about the chipewyan language, including yellowknife.
Yellowknife: yellowknife, a small athabaskan-speaking north american indian tribe who traditionally lived northeast of the great bear and great slave lakes in what is now the northwest territories, can the name yellowknife derives from the group’s use of yellow copper in making knives and other tools in. Slaves, dog-ribs, chippewayans, and yellow knives, who are all of the same race, and speak, with slight variations, the same dialect of the chippewayan language: 2749 nahanies, or mountain indians, who speak a very corrupt dialect of the chippewayan: 435.
The yazoo indians, a small tribe that occupied a portion of what is now known as yazoo county, were few in numbers, but warlike, ferocious and cruel the last of that tribe perished many years ago. L’encyclopédie de l’histoire du québec / the quebec history encyclopedia the indians of the yukon and british columbia [this text was written by j castell hopkins in 1898. The yellowknife indians are an athabaskan tribe of northern canada the yellowknives are relatives of the chipewyan (dene) tribe and speakers of a dene dialect although the yellowknife language itself is a chipewyan dialect, the yellowknives first nation also includes many dogrib families, and both languages are still spoken on the reserve today.