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    • Archaeological Survey Program of the Museum of the Plains Indian

    • 1959
    • Museum of the Plains Indian and Crafts Center (U.S.); River Basin Surveys; Excavations (Archaeology); Archaeological sites; Montana -- Antiquities
    • A leaflet prepared by the Museum of the Plains Indian to enable amateur archaeologists and serious collectors to cooperate with the Museum and its sister institutions in their attempt to rediscover the ancient Northern Plains.
    • Bear ceremonialism of the Kutenai Indians

    • 1966
    • Indians of North America; Kootenai Indians; Kootenai Indians -- Religion; Bears -- Religious aspects; Grizzly Bear -- Religious aspects; Black bear -- Religious aspects; Bear dance; Sun dance; Bears -- Utilization; Bears -- Mythology; Bears --...
    • This paper attempts to clarify the place of the bear in the religious practices of the Kootenai Indians by comparing interviews with tribe members and written accounts. Also compares Kootenai bear ceremonialism with that of other tribes in the...
    • Books about the Plains Indians

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Montana -- Books and reading
    • A short bibliography of books about American Indians in general, Indians of the Plains, the Blackfeet, and the prehistory of North America.
    • Books and articles on the Blackfoot Indians

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Montana -- Books and reading; Blackfeet Tribe of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation of Montana -- Books and...
    • Bibliography of books and articles about the Blackfoot (Blackfeet) Indians of the Great Plains region of North America.
    • Frank Bird Linderman, 1869-1938.

    • 1962
    • Linderman, Frank Bird, 1869-1938.
    • This leaflet describes the life and times of Frank Bird Linderman, his contributions and accomplishments. It focuses on his writings and their valuable ethnological content. Contains a bibliography of Linderman's books. Prepared for distribution in...
    • Here's the answer

    • 1959
    • Blackfeet Tribe of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation of Montana; Museum of the Plains Indian and Crafts Center (U.S.)
    • Answers to questions most commonly asked by visitors to the Museum of the Plains Indian.
    • Indian Owned Range Resources : their use and apportionment

    • 1977
    • Indians of North America -- Land tenure; Grazing
    • One of the trust responsibilities traditionally charged to the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is to establish, implement and enforce procedures to protect tribal and individually owned Indian lands and to ensure land owners receive a fair and...
    • Le Blanc and La Gasse : Predecessors of David Thompson in the Columbian Plateau

    • 1966
    • Kootenai Indians; Piegan Indians; Indians of North America; Fur trade -- History; Whites -- Relations with Indians -- 19th century; Saleesh House (Mont.); Rocky Mountain House (Alta.); Thompson, David, 1770-1857
    • This paper attempts to piece together the story of two French-Canadian fur trappers, Le Blanc and Le Gasse, who were sent by explorer and trapper David Thompson to spend a winter with the Kutenai (i.e., Kootenai) Indians in 1800-1801.
    • Life on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation today

    • 194-
    • Indians of North America -- Social life and customs
    • Provides a brief description of the population, language, livelihood, food, dress, housing, education, social life, health, religion, citizenship, and government of the Blackfeet Indians
    • Meriwether Lewis in Blackfeet country

    • 1964
    • Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809; Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
    • Presents an account of the route of Meriwether Lewis’ travels through what is now the Blackfeet Reservation in July, 1806. The report attempts to locate the site where Lewis’ party encountered eight Piegan, during which time two Indians were...
    • Peyotism and the Blackfeet Indians of Montana: an historical assessment

    • 1961
    • Piegan Indians; Piegan Indians -- Religion; Peyotism; Peyote -- Religious aspects; Indians of North America; Indians of North America -- Religion; Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.)
    • This paper discusses evidence for and against the various, sometimes contradictory, statements regarding the religious use of peyote among Piegan Indians on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana.
    • Social and economic study of the Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Montana.

    • 1951-02-28
    • Economic conditions; Social life and customs; Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation; Bureau of Indian Affairs -- Aberdeen Area Office; Bureau of Indian Affairs -- Billings Area Office.
    • In the fall of 1950 a survey was undertaken to determine the economic status and level of living of the Northern Cheyenne Indians as a basis for formulating a long-range social and economic program for the reservation. This report includes...
    • The American Indian: a history of the Administration of Indian Affairs.

    • 1952-06-01
    • Indians of North America – History; Indians of North America – Government relations; Bureau of Indian Affairs -- Billings Area Office.
    • This report is issued as part of the program of the Department of the Interior for development of the Missouri River Basin. The brief chapters are titled: First settlers in a new continent - European discovery of the New World - Colonial policy...
    • The Fort Peck Reservation area : its resources and development potential

    • 1970
    • Indians of North America -- Economic conditions; Irrigation; Fort Peck Irrigation Project (U.S.)
    • By utilizing resource inventories and historical resource use trends, this study analyzes development alternatives that may influence future development of the Fort Peck Reservation area. This study is intended to be a useful tool in designing and...
    • The Indians and the Pick-Sloan plan

    • 1948
    • Indians of North America -- Government relations; Missouri River Basin Project (U.S.)
    • This publication sets out in general terms the extent to which Indians and their reservation lands are involved in the vast resource program in the Missouri River basin know as the Pick-Sloan Plan. It provides a comprehensive statement of the...
    • The starvation winter of the Piegan Indians, 1883-84.

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    • Piegan Indians – History; Indians of North America – History; Blackfeet Indian Reservation
    • During the winter months of 1883-1884, nearly 600 Piegans, a quarter of the tribe, died of starvation. The starvation was directly caused by the extermination of the buffalo. Leaflet no. 7 explains how the significant change in a traditional food...

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