ERIC Number: ED028869
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Indians of the Central Plains.
Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC.
A brief history of Indian tribes in the states of Kansas, Nebraska, and Iowa is presented. Discussion centers around individual Indian tribes which are representative of early and modern Indian life in these states. Native tribes, nomadic tribes, and emigrant tribes are considered. A section devoted to Indians in these states today offers an indication of the present condition of the Indian nation in the Central Plains. This section also points out Indian education programs, Indian health programs, and other efforts of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. A description is included of places to go and things to see on Indian reservations in Kansas, Nebraska, and Iowa. (SW)
Descriptors: American Indians, Collective Settlements, Cultural Background, Educational Practices, Geographic Regions, History, Illustrations, Land Use, Migration Patterns, United States History
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (0-291-540, $0.15).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Arapahoe (Tribe); Cheyenne (Tribe); Comanche (Tribe); Fox (Tribe); Kansas; Kickapoo (Tribe); Kiowa (Tribe); Missouri (Tribe); Omaha (Tribe); Osage (Tribe); Otoe (Tribe); Pawnee (Tribe); Ponca (Tribe); Potawatomi (Tribe); Sacs (Tribe); Santee Sioux (Tribe); Wichita (Tribe); Winnebago (Tribe)