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Cheyenne People
... shy-AN) are an indigenous people of the Great Plains, who are of the Algonquian language family ... The Cheyenne Nation is composed of two tribes, the Só'taeo'o (more commonly spelled as Suhtai or Sutaio) and the Tsétsêhéstâhese (more commonly spelled ... The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes in Oklahoma and the Northern Cheyenne Tribe of the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation in Montana are the two Cheyenne federally recognized tribes ...
Calumet (pipe) - Pipestone Varieties
... Several Native tribes make ceremonial pipes ... The types of stones used vary by tribe and locality ... Red pipestone is used by the Eastern Woodlands Tribes, Western and Great Basin Tribes, and the Plains Tribes, with sources of the stone in Tennessee (South Central), Minnesota (Pipestone), and Utah (Delta, Uinta) ...
Woodward, Oklahoma - History
... The Plains tribes adopted use of the horse from the Spanish settlers and increased their range of nomadic hunting ... years before the American Civil War, the historic Plains tribes of the Kiowa, Comanche, Apache, Cheyenne, and Arapaho occupied this area ... near present-day Woodward, was a favorite campsite of the Plains Indians ...

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