American Indians Of The Coastal Plain Region Of Virginia JOO

By: Jordan Outland

Location and Langage

The Chickahominy tribe is currently located in the Charles City County. The Chickahominy tribe spoke algoquin and now the tribe has people who teach people to speak algoquin.

Shelter and Food

The Chickahominy tribe lives in a mixture of wigwams and longhouses. This tribe eats...

  • Corn
  • Chew tobacco
  • Beans
  • Squash
  • Gathered berries
  • Fish
  • Deer
  • Herbs

Products and Adaptations

This tribe makes products with things that they find , for example they made tobacco farms. boats and lots of other things. Some of the adaptations in the chickahominy tribe are using trees for boats,using trees for houses, and used water for drinking and soil for planting crops. They also made bows and arrows for hunting,canoe,and stone knifes.

Chiefs

  • Steven R. Adkins
  • Wayne Adkins, first assistant chief
  • Reggie Stewart, second assistant cheif

Before and After Contact with Settlers

Before contact with settlers.The Chickahominy tribe is ruled by a group of elders called mungai or "great men." In 1983 the tribe has been working for federal recognation. After contact with settlers. The chickahominy tribe is stilled ruled by and group of people called mungai or "great men." This tribe is also still working for federal recognation.

Sources

  • YouTube
  • Chickahominytribe.com
  • Microsoft word for pictures
  • Tackk .com