Famous People

By Bryce

Native American Culture

Native Americans have been living in the Southwest for a long time. They settled in permanent houses and farmed. The Navajo tribes made their houses out of mud, logs and bark and called them hogans. In 1830 the american government made Native Americans move to the west that were living in the east. Canyon de chelly located in Arizona has remains of ancient pueblos people houses and belongings. Southwest has exciting events and festivals for Native American culture. Some Native Americans still call southwest home.

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Famous People

Jim Thorpe

Jim thorpe was born in Oklahoma Fox nation and Sac. He played pro baseball , football, and basketball.

He won gold medals in the 1912 olympics. He was considered one of the greatest athlete of all time.



Geronimo fought to save the land from white settlers. He was the leader of the apache people.