The Hopewell Indians lived in Ohio and parts of the Eastern and Midwestern United States, including Wisconsin, New York and Mississippi. They lived in thatched wattle and daub homes, raising crops and producing tools and pottery.
The Hopewell traded their goods extensively and made tools and crafts with the materials that they obtained from other areas of North America. Sites of Hopewell settlements can be found in southern Ohio and Indiana. Because it is not known what the Hopewell Indians called themselves, they were named after the landowner who owned the land in which the first Hopewell settlement mound was found in the 1800s.Learn More
The Apache Indian tribe were originally from the Alaskan region of North America and certain parts of the Southwestern United States. They later dispersed into two sections, divided by the Rio Grande.Full Answer >
Originally, the Ojibwa Indians lived around the Great Lakes region of the United States. As the years went on, the Anishinabe, as they called themselves, spread out into other parts of Michigan and also into Canada.Full Answer >
The Chippewa Tribe of Native Americans lived in the northern parts of the United States around the Great Lakes, mainly in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan, and still reside there as of 2015. They can also be found in the southern regions of Canada.Full Answer >
The Cheyenne originally settled in Minnesota as a woodland tribe, but they became horse-nomads of the Great Plains in the 1600s due to the influx of European settlers in the east. The Cheyenne Nation occupied the land from the Black Hills of South Dakota to southern Colorado at its peak.Full Answer >