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Tipi

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A tipi (also tepee or teepee) is a cone-shaped tent, traditionally made of animal skins upon wooden poles. A tipi is distinguished from other conical tents by the smoke flaps at the top of the struc...

Plains Indians - Teepees, Tipi, Tepee - Native Americans in Olden ...

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A tepee (tipi, teepee) is a Plains Indian home. It is made of buffalo hide fastened around very long wooden poles, designed in a cone shape. Tepees were warm ...

Native American History for Kids: The Teepee, Longhouse, and ...

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Kids learn about Native American Indian teepee, longhouse, and pueblo homes and ... Teepees were the homes of the nomadic tribes of the Great Plains.

Shelter - The Plains Indians

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Buffalo was the main source of the Plain Indian's food as it provides them with flesh and ... These teepees were warm in the winter and cool in the summer.

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Jul 21, 2009 ... http://tinyurl.com/mj2cjf - The tipi is not the final answer for everyone, of course ( even the Plains Indians built other structures), but it remains ...

tipi

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The Plains Indians were nomadic hunters of buffalo. This meant that they had to follow the buffalos herd when the animals moved from place to place, looking for  ...

Indian houses - Native language

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Tepees (also spelled Teepees or Tipis) are tent-like American Indian houses used by Plains tribes. A tepee is made of a cone-shaped wooden frame with a ...

Encyclopedia of the Great Plains | TIPIS - Plains Humanities Alliance

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Tipis are the conical skin- or canvas-covered dwellings used by the Plains Indians as permanent or seasonal dwellings. The Sioux word tipi literally translates as ...

Learn about the Indian Tepee - Indians.org

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The history of Indian tepees is simple to grasp. Some Native American tribes that resided within the plains of North America were constantly migrating. Because ...

Tipis - Texas Beyond History

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The woman in the foreground is preparing a buffalo skin to be used as a tipi covering. ... Tipis were used mainly by Plains Indians, such as the Lipan Apache,  ...

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Structures of the Plains Indians

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The Plains Indians were nomadic, so most of their structures that they could easily travel with or ... The teepee was covered with about 14 to 20 buffalo hides.

Plains Indian Tipi - Manataka American Indian Council

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The tipi [also spelled tepee, teepee, tepe] of the Plains Indians is a fine ... The pattern of the tipi (Plate A) is cut in the shape of a half-circle (A), twice as long as it ...

American Indian | Native | First Nations | Plains and Southeastern ...

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Since the Plains Indians followed the buffalo around, they needed shelter they could move quickly. They lived in teepees. A teepee was made from leaning ...