Native American Uses for Pumpkins?

Answer When settlers reached America, Native Americans were growing pumpkins and using the materials for food, decorations and more. The pumpkin provides valuable organic material that Native Americans co... Read More »

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Uses for Native American Masks?

In the 21st century, Americans can find a wealth of cultural materials that speak to the artistic sophistication of Native American peoples. Perhaps none of these materials reflect as profoundly th... Read More »

Native American Uses for White Granite?

White granite is plentiful in the Americas. Prior to the 16th century, it was used by the Native Americans for various purposes. Bowls, grinding platforms, effigies and statues are just a few of th... Read More »

Uses of Buffalo Drums in Native American Tribes?

Drums were of great importance in the cultures of many ancient peoples. The Native Americans of the Great Plains hunted buffalo and used the hides for many purposes, including the creation of drums... Read More »

Native Plants of New Mexico & Their Uses?

Indigenous plants help support the ecosystem of a land, setting out a welcome mat for native butterflies, birds and other fauna to visit your garden or even make their homes there. Plants native t... Read More »