A sweat lodge is a low profile hut, typically dome-shaped or oblong, and made with natural materials. The structure is the lodge, and the ceremony performed within the structure may be called a purifi
Photographs of Native American Indians : Hupa House.
Hupa are a Native American people of the Athabaskan-speaking ethnolinguistic group in northwestern California. Their endonym is Natinixwe, also spelled Natinook-wa, meaning "People of the Place Where
Collected by Alexander A. Brizard (1839-1904, a shopkeeper in Arcata, California, who sold Indian baskets and other items); presumably purchased by George Heye in 1904.
Made in 1880 for the Jump Dance used by elders
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Made in 2002.Used for the Jump Dance.Is braided
Made in 1880 they use this to carve cerimonial grounds.
Made in 1880 used in The WhiteSkin Deer Dance.
It is a dinner that is used to feed the people of the Hoopa Tribe.