Native people of the Pacific Northwest maintained a distinct respect for cedar and
... Pacific Northwest as the place for rectangular plank houses, from the coastal ...
The Environment. The First Peoples of the area lived in a narrow section of
coastal land stretching from Washington State to Northern B.C., and into Alaska.
The Northwest Pacific Coastal Indians did not live in tepees as did the Yakima
Indians of Eastern Washington. Instead, they lived in longhouses built of thick ...
Plankhouses are Native American homes used by tribes of the Northwest Coast (
from northern California all the way up to Alaska.) Plank houses are made of ...
Visit this site for facts and information about Northwest Coast Native Americans.
Geography, Climate, Environment, Animals, Crops, Culture and housing of the ...
The Northwest Coast Indians did not live in teepees like other tribes, but built
longhouses out of wide cedar planks. These longhouses could be very large and
The Northwest Coast American Indians lived in clans and had a native
population of about 250,000. ... Their homes were known to be very sturdy and
The long houses of the coastal Indians were built of cedar planks split from the
trunks of large trees. Each house measured from 40 to 100 feet in length and
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Some Northwest bands are the Chinook, Tillamook, Coast Salish and the Tlingit.
... For shelter, the Northwest Indians used what was available in their forests ...