A plank house is a type of house constructed by indigenous peoples of the
Pacific Northwest, ... Native people of the Pacific Northwest maintained a distinct
respect for cedar and the value ... Cana...
The environment of the Northwest Coast of Canada was very diverse, and often
... They lived in longhouses or 'Big houses' constructed out of cedar planks.
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 ...
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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 ...
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 Northwest Coast Indian women wore bark skirts while the men often went
naked. The men would only wear covering when the weather was...
COASTAL TRIBES: The tribal dwellings varied according to the climate and the
extent to which the tribe traveled. Since the coastal tribes moved about very little,
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
Jun 22, 2010 ... Northwest Coast Indian, member of any of the Native American peoples
inhabiting a narrow .... Subsistence, settlement patterns, and housing.