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1. Crow's Heart Ceremonial Earth lodge Crow's Heart Ceremonial Earth lodge Indian reservations; Religion; Religious dwellings; A Mandan style Earth lodge with wood framed entrance and grass in the foreground.

2. My red brother manuscript My red brother manuscript Indigenous peoples; Manuscript describing the ancient works, arts, customs, and mode of life of the early Native Americans of the Missouri River Valley. Includes the author's own theories of the origins of the existence of...

3. Woman putting up a tipi, Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, N.D. Woman putting up a tipi, Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, N.D. Indian reservations; Tipis; Carts & wagons; Trees; A woman works to put up a tipi. The poles have all been put in place, and she is beginning to cover them with fabric or canvas. Other tipis are visible in the distance. Boys and men watch from a cart in...

4. House 2 and 7 overlay, Huff Indian Village Site House 2 and 7 overlay, Huff Indian Village Site Archaeological sites; Cliffs; This aerial view is enhanced by lines drawn around each of the house 2 and house 7 remains in the village and the palisade.

5. Earthlodge floor plan at Double Ditch Indian Village site Earthlodge floor plan at Double Ditch Indian Village site Dwellings; Plans; This floor plan of a circular earthlodge shows the four post and beam central supports (the square in the center). The wall between the entry and the fireplace helped to prevent drafts from disturbing...

6. Sketch of rectangular earthlodge, Huff Indian Village site Sketch of rectangular earthlodge, Huff Indian Village site Sketches; Dwellings; Archeological examinations of Huff indicate that a typical long-rectangular earth lodge would have been built in this fashion. The house floor was dug out to about 1 foot below the surface. The side poles...

7. House 2 sketch, Huff Indian Village Site House 2 sketch, Huff Indian Village Site Plans; Excavation; House 2 is the lodge that was probably associated with the ceremonial or social leader of the village and his family. The house is larger than most and faces a ceremonial plaza.

8. Sod house drawing Sod house drawing Dwellings; Sod buildings; This diagram demonstrates how a pit house with sod walls was built and then slowly returned to the earth after it was abandoned.

9. Aerial view of Double Ditch Indian Village site Aerial view of Double Ditch Indian Village site Rivers; Mounds (Landforms); Cliffs; An aerial view of Double Ditch State Historic Site taken from the north. The Missouri River flows below the bluff. The roads and parking area allow visitors access to the site.

10. Aerial view of Huff Indian Village site Aerial view of Huff Indian Village site Archaeological sites; Cliffs; A view of the Huff Village site from the air. The depressions left in the ground by earthlodges are still clearly visible, as are the protective ditches and palisades.

11. House 17 excavation at Menoken Indian Village site House 17 excavation at Menoken Indian Village site Excavation; Wheelbarrows; Shovels; Digging; An archeological team conducts the excavation of house 17 at the Menoken State Historic Site. Note the holes where the support beams were placed.

12. House 17 plan, Menoken Indian Village site House 17 plan, Menoken Indian Village site Plans; Excavation; This archeological drawing shows the information recovered by excavation of a surface house. Areas marked as basins, hearths, cache pits, and other uses are visible.

13. Aerial view of Double Ditch Indian Village site Aerial view of Double Ditch Indian Village site Holes; Mounds (Landforms); In this aerial view, ditches 1 and 2 can be seen. The depressions indicate storage pits or the foundations of earthlodges. The elevated mounds were made of both earth and trash to strengthen the defensive...

14. House 7 excavation, Huff Indian Village Site House 7 excavation, Huff Indian Village Site Excavation; Archaeological sites; A view of the excavation of house 7, a typical family home, at the Huff Indian Village Site.

15. House 2 excavation map, Menoken Indian Village site House 2 excavation map, Menoken Indian Village site Excavation; Plans; This is the floor plan of a pit house. Note the absence of postholes around the perimeter of the house. Uses of space including hearths and cache pits are marked on the map.

16. Palisade excavation at Huff Indian Village site Palisade excavation at Huff Indian Village site Excavation; Archaeological sites; Cliffs; A portion of the palisade wall at Huff was excavated in 1960. You can see the postholes and the depression which marks the ditch in this photograph. The ditch was probably 5 feet deep originally, but over...

17. Mandan earthlodge Mandan earthlodge Dwellings; This photograph of an earthlodge of the reservation era shows a typical circular earthlodge which would have been built in the 1500s at Double Ditch. The structure at the very top surrounds the hole in...

18. House 7 sketch, Huff Indian Village Site House 7 sketch, Huff Indian Village Site Plans; Excavation; House 7 is a typical family home at the Huff Village Site. Locations of fireplaces, pits, and postholes are indicated.

19. Burgois site map Burgois site map Maps; Rivers; Dwellings; Excavation; This early contour map reveals the locations of earthlodges within Ditch 4 at Double Ditch Indian Village, also known as the Bourgois site.

20. Santee Hall, Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, N.D. Santee Hall, Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, N.D. Towers; Flagpoles; Grass dance; Men; Wooden buildings; A round wooden lodge with a cupola and flagpole on top. An unidentified man stands in front of the entrance. Grass is visible in the foreground.
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