The Menominee Tribe

The Wild Rice People

Past History

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Wisconsin,Michigan.They had to face bears,moose,cranes,wolfs and eagles.




Present History

Wisconsin and upper Mighigan Peninsula.Most children aren't learning there native language. They had proplems keeping there land.

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Food

The foods that they ate are rice,fish,squash,beans,nuts,berries,syrup from tree,bison or carvasu.

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Clothing

TheWomen wore woven skirts and men wore breech cloths with leggings.

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Homes

They build wigwams,long houses,tepees,grass houses,wattle houses,chickees.Made of wood,sticks,mud,bark,and extra cloth.

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Tools

They used bow and arrows,spears,war clubs,tomahawks,axes,and,knives.

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Games

The games they played were the snow snake game and lacrosse.

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Interesting Facts

1.thunder bird myth.

2.undergroud panther myth. 3.fox plays a trick mythology. www.nativelanguages.org/Menominee-legends.htm