Many have believed that totem poles are religious symbols but this is false.
Carvings will represent the tribal nation and will convey the tribes' history.
The stately totem poles of Sitka National Historical Park appear so solidly rooted
in place it is hard to imagine a time when they were not part of the surrounding ...
Nov 19, 2012 ... The term "totem pole" refers to the tall cedar poles with multiple figures ... what
the pole really means without knowing the history of the pole and ...
Information about traditional and contemporary American Indian totem poles, with
... Northwest Coast Totem Poles: Totem pole history, images and bibliography.
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Dec 10, 2009 ... By Aldona Jonaitis and Aaron Glass http://www.washington.edu/uwpress/search/
books/JONTOT.html "Writing a poem is like trying to describe a ...
History. While totem poles were an established feature of pre-contact Aboriginal
culture, most of the well-known poles found in parks and ...
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Jul 3, 2015 ... Totem poles are monumental sculptures carved on poles, posts, or pillars with ...
Totem pole carvings were likely preceded by a long history of ...
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Jul 21, 2011 ... ... magnificent vertical columns in cedar, commonly known as "totem poles. ... An
Introduction to Totem Poles at Sitka National Historical Park ...
Indian Totem symbols and their meanings - A totem can be the symbol of a tribe,
clan, family ... American History ... Totem poles at Alert Bay, Washington, 1914 ...
History. The beginning of totem pole construction started in North ... Freshly-
carved totem poles are being erected up and down the coast.