Native American Game Set |
"TO BUILD A WIGWAM" DVD- Video
"To Build A
We are proud to announce the completion of our video titled "To
Build a Wigwam ". We believe this 84 minute DVD-Video
maybe the first of its kind. It is a video about the construction of a cattail
mat wigwam. While most people are familiar with the teepee, few are familiar
with this type of shelter.
The wigwam was used by many tribes from the East Coast to the Midwest. Tribes
such as the Delaware, Ottawa, Potowatomi, Ojibwas, Kickapoo, Miami, Illinois,
Sauk and Fox used this type of shelter.
This video offers viewers a glimpse of the past never seen before. It will
take them through the entire process of constructing a cattail mat wigwam.
What makes this video unusual is that the wigwam will be entirely constructed
with the tools used by Native American tribes of the pre-European contact
period. Bone and stone tools are used during the construction process. The role
of the women of the tribes are emphasized as well, giving a new appreciation for
This video is great for the home and is a great tool to
use in the classroom of the school as an aid for teaching about Native American
Culture. It is also a good addition to local historical societies wishing to
cover the Native American culture into their presentation
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