Menominee

Meaning: Wild Rice People

Past History

The Menominee use in dome shaped wigwams and rectangular lodges with Barr covering.  

Present History  

Upper Michigan and Wisconsin. The problem was trying to keep there launguge alive.

Food

Rice,canoes,deer,fish,squash,beans,nuts,berries,maple syrup  

Clothing

Woven skirts and breechcloths with leggings

Homes

Wigwams birchbark houses and Native American homes.

Tools

Bows and arrows club, stone,axes spears,and nets.


Games

arts and crafts

Interesting facts

Interesting facts are quilling,pottery,and floral bead work.The book they read was "How the porcupine got his quills"

Sources

                                           http://www.bigorrin.org/menominee_kids.htm

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