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Plains and Pueblo influences in Mescalero Apache culture.

Marvin Kaufmann Opler

Plains and Pueblo influences in Mescalero Apache culture.

by Marvin Kaufmann Opler

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Published by Kayumanggi Publishers in Quezon City, Philippines .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationp. 73-112.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13551489M
OCLC/WorldCa16051488

  Also Lipan are mentioned to have used Tipis,as well as Jicarilla and of course Naisha (Plains Apache, known as Kiowa Apache). Nevertheless, all These said Groups/bands/tribes did preserve their unique Apache identity,languages and religious expressions,despite some influences of Plains Neighbours, so far as I was learning. Thereafter Apache populations grew, and by they dominated the western sections of the southern plains and the mountains of New Mexico. Apaches, more than any other group, challenged the Pueblo Indian populations as well as the encroaching Spaniards for control of .

  War with the Comanches forced bands of Apaches to retreat from the plains into these inhospitable mountains. They survived here by learning to utilize the native plants and animals. The Mescaleros, or Nde (In-deh) as they called themselves, hunted mule deer, elk, and bighorn sheep, and harvested plants including, agave, sotol, and bear grass.   Santana seem to have had the most influence within the Mescalero tribe, but he avoided the spotlight and was hardly known by the Whites. He died in of pneumonia. Cadete (aka Zhee Ah Nat Tsa) had the most to do with the Whites and is said to had been more of a diplomat. He was murdered in Roman was an less important chief than the.

Mescalero-Chiricahua (also known as Mescalero-Chiricahua Apache) is a Southern Athabaskan language spoken by the Mescalero and the Chiricahua tribes in Oklahoma and New is related to Navajo and Western Apache and has been described in great detail by the anthropological linguist Harry Hoijer (–), especially in Hoijer & Opler () and Hoijer (). The Apache Nation is composed of six regional groups: Jicarilla - Tinde - an Apache people currently living in New Mexico and to the Southern Athabaskan language they speak. The term jicarilla comes from Mexican Spanish meaning 'little basket'. During their zenith in the SouthWest, two divisions of the Jicarilla Apache were known: the Llanero, or "plains people," and the Hoyero, the "mountain.


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Plains and Pueblo influences in Mescalero Apache culture by Marvin Kaufmann Opler Download PDF EPUB FB2

Coronado's expedition through central Mexico and into the contemporary American Southwest noted that there were Querechos, generally acknowledged to be ancestral to Eastern Apache, on the Llano Estacado, a vast plains area of eastern New Mexico, western Texas, and southwestern Oklahoma.

Get this from a library. Plains and Pueblo influences in Mescalero Apache culture. [Marvin K Opler]. The Mescalero were influenced by the Plains tribes’ corn- and bison-based economies, but their chief food staple was the mescal plant (hence the name Mescalero).

The Chiricahua were perhaps the most nomadic and aggressive of the Apache west of the Rio Grande, raiding into northern Mexico, Arizona, and New Mexico from their strongholds in. Mescalero or Mescalero Apache is an Apache tribe of Southern Athabaskan Native Americans.

deep canyons and open plains. The Mescalero Apache Reservation is located at geographical coordinates. Mescalero identity is filled with legends of the past. since the death of Barranquito Santana seem to have had the most influence within the.

Themes in culture: essays in honor of Morris E. Opler. Book: All Authors / Contributors: among the Embu of Central Kenya / S. Saberwal --Method for predicting success in rural development / D.R. Smock --Plains and Pueblo influences in Mescalero Apache culture / M.K. Opler --Spirit Posession and the natural-divine world among the Bhils.

Today’s Mescalero Apache Tribe is governed by a Tribal Council of eight members with an elected President and Vice-President. Each official is chosen for a two-year term by secret ballot. Authority and responsibilities of the Tribal Government are defined in the Constitution of the Mescalero Apache Tribe, as revised Janu Pueblo and Navahos may have been seen in or around Apache encampments for trade and commerce purposes.

With just about every aspect of life, the Apaches recognized Yusn or Ussen, the Giver-of –life, as the omnipotent deity, which is the source of all supernatural power. Like those at Taos Pueblo, the people of Picurís were influenced by Plains Indian culture, particularly the Apaches.

Over the past eight years tribal members have restored by hand the year-old adobe church, San Lorenzo de Picurís, located in the center of the pueblo. The Mescalero Apache Reservation -tong recognized by Spanish, Mexican, and American Treaties -was formally established by Executive Order of President Ulysses S.

Grant on Mescaleros on the reservation numbered about when the reservation was established more than years ago. The Mescalero Apache were one of the fiercest of the Apache groups in the southwest when defending their homelands.

Nomadic hunters and warriors, they moved from place to place setting up their wickiups, ranging in Texas, Arizona, and nmany Mescalero bands were displaced from the Southern Plains in northern and central Texas from the enemy Comanche, at which time, they.

The Mescaleros, like the Jicarilla, are an Eastern Apache tribe, with many cultural influences from the Southern Great Plains. Apaches in Oklahoma, except for Kiowa-Apaches, are descendants of the members of Geronimo's band of Chiricahua Apaches.

Although the Navajo never raided as extensively as the Apache, their raiding was serious enough to cause the U.S. government in to order Col. Kit Carson to subdue them. The ensuing campaign resulted in the destruction of large amounts of crops and herds and the incarceration of about 8, Navajo, along with Mescalero Apache, at Bosque Redondo, miles ( km) south of Santa.

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—Michael E. Melody, Indians of North America: The Apache, p. “Hattie Tom (Mescalero Apache),” Unidentified (Photographer) Women in Apache Society. In Apache society, a girl stayed all her life in the camp of her mother and sisters, aunts, and cousins.

When a man married, he left his parents’ camp and became part of his wife’s. Apache Legends: The Governor, Old Woman White Hands. Killing Of The Monsters. The Man Who Helped the Eagles. Origins of the Apache Indians. Releasing the Buffalo. The Supernatural Person in the Lake “When a child my mother taught me the legends of our people; taught me of the sun and sky, the moon and stars, the clouds and storms.

The Apache (/ ə ˈ p æ tʃ i /) are a group of culturally related Native American tribes in the Southwestern United States, which include the Chiricahua, Jicarilla, Lipan, Mescalero, Mimbreño, Ndendahe (Bedonkohe or Mogollon and Nednhi or Carrizaleño and Janero), Salinero, Plains (Kataka or Semat or "Kiowa-Apache") and Western Apache (Aravaipa, Pinaleño, Coyotero, Tonto).

Wedel refers to as the Plains Apache. The Dismal River sites give evidence of a pri- marily hunting and gathering culture that also engaged in agriculture on a limited scale and used some pottery.

Although some artifacts reflect Pueblo influence, the Dismal River people seem to show many more of. section 7. mescalero apache tribal gaming commission. section 8. mescalero apache tribal gaming commission’s relationship to tribal government. section 9. licenses for operating and conducting games of chance.

Mackenzie Howbert Ms. Knightstep Accelerated English III 14 November Apache Culture The apache tribe is split into 6 sub-tribes. They live in the plains and the southwest. Life in the tribe was, for the most part, intense to say the least. plains dogs smaller used hauling loads modern inuit, northern first nations people in canada.

recent experiments show these dogs may have pulled loads 50 lb (20 kg) on long trips, @ rates high 2 or 3 miles per hour (3 5 km/h). plains migration theory associates apache peoples dismal river culture, archaeological culture known ceramics, house.

Historical Chiefs and Headmen. Gómez (hostile southern Mescalero chief, his band consisting of five local groups with about warriors, his band lived in the Big Bend Country and the Trans-Pecos on both sides of the Rio Grande with his stronghold in the Davis Mountains, when Governor Trias offered 1, pesos for his scalp, Gómez offered an equal amount for any Mexican or American scalp.Culturally, the Jicarilla were heavily influenced by the Plains Indians to their east and the Pueblo Indians to their west, with the result that their own culture exhibited a combination of nomadic hunting and settled farming characteristics.

One of the Plains Indian traits prominent in Jicarilla Culture was an emphasis on raiding and warfare.The Mescalero Apache Tribe was established by Executive Order of President Ulysses S.

Grant on There are three sub-bands that comprise the Tribe: the Mescalero Apache, the Chiricahua Apache, and the Lipan Apache. Prior to the reservation period, the Mescalero people were nomadic hunters and gathers and roamed the Southwest.