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This is a photo of several Cheyenne Indians sitting in front of their lodges near Anadarko, Indian Territory. The original photo is at the National Archives.
Date: Between 1870 and 1879
This photograph can be used to with others from this benchmark to show different types of American Indian housing. From the pictures, students can discuss why different groups chose different types of shelter.
Item Number: 214826
Call Number: E99 C53 D9 *6
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 214826
Built Environment - Function - American Indian - Tipis
Built Environment - Function - Domestic - Village Site
Collections - Photograph
Community Life - Events and Celebrations - American Indian
Curriculum - 1st Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Groups of people (Benchmark 2) - American Indian shelters (Indicator 4)
Curriculum - 1st Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Historical thinking (Benchmark 4) - Sources to discuss past (Indicator 3)
Curriculum - The Kansas Journey - Chapter 2: Early People: Migration and Adaptation
Date - 1870s
Home and Family - Families
Home and Family - Residences
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph
People - American Indians - Tribes - Cheyenne
Places - Regions - Western Kansas
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Type of Material - Photographs