Native Americans do have facial hair. It is a common misconception that Native Americans do not grow facial hair. Their facial hair is scant and difficult to see on some men.
Many men of the central and eastern bands of Native Americans grow moustaches, and some can grow chin beards. Hair on the cheeks is scarcer and entirely absent on some men. Other Native American men can and do grow full beards, such as in the Pacific Northwest.
As a test of manhood, many tribes used a trial in which the young warrior's ability to withstand pain was tested by plucking out all the moustache and beard hairs singly. Others yanked out fistfuls of hair at a time.Learn More
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The natural resources in colonial New England included furs, lumber, fish and whales. Later, New Englanders found rich deposits of iron ore and granite. These portable resources were ideal for England's purposes, because nascent British industries could take these raw materials, turn them into finished goods and sell them back to the colonies and other nations.Full Answer >
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