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The Chemehuevis.

Carobeth Laird

The Chemehuevis.

by Carobeth Laird

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Published by Malki Museum Press in Banning, Cal .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfiche. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms, 19--. 1 microfiche ; 11 x 15 cm. (Human relations area files, HRAF)

The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination28, 349 p.
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15134502M

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About this Item: Mohave County Board of Supervisors, Kingman, Arizona, Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good+. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Large paperback, 40 pages, "Starting with the s, those photographs cover the time period up to the end of the second decade after the turn of the century," a price is written neatly at the top of the front cover and the top 1/2 . Chemehuevi Legends, Stories, and Myths This is our collection of links to Chemehuevi folktales and traditional stories that can be read online. We have indexed our Native American legends and myths section by tribe to make them easier to locate ; however, variants on the same legend are often told by American Indians from different tribes.


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The Chemehuevis by Carobeth Laird Download PDF EPUB FB2

Carobeth Laird does an extraordinary job of explaining just how this tribe saw the world. For an outsider such as myself, trying to wrap even a small part of my head around just how this tribe viewed their world and themselves is proving to be quite the challenge.

This book is a great help. I only wish that the songs had been recorded.3/5(2). The Chemehuevis Hardcover – January 1, by Carobeth Laird (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ 3/5(2).

Print book: English: 1st edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Laird, George, -- Chemehuevi Indians. Chemehuevi. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. The Chemehuevis were originally hunter-gatherers, and moved from place to place frequently as they gathered food for their families.

Chemehuevi men hunted deer, rabbits, lizards, and other small game. Chemehuevi women gathered roots, pine nuts, seeds and fruits. Later, when they became more settled near the Colorado River, Chemehuevi Indians. The Chemehuevis are a relatively small tribe most of whose members live today in the desert areas around Palm Springs and Twentynine Palms or along both sides of the Colorado River, primarily between the cities of Needles and Blythe.

The book should appeal not only to scholars but to the general reader with an interest in Indian subjects, mythology, and finely-wrought prose. For the student, there is a massive body of never-before published material on kinship, religion, linguistics, geography, and the details of Chemehuevis material culture.

There were murders of Mojaves by Chemehuevis, and of Chemehuevis by Mojaves. The tension between the two groups escalated into war between and Many Chemehuevi thereupon fled into the Mojave Desert, to the Coachella Valley, and to Twentynine Palms (Kroeber and Kroeber ; Trafzer et al.

BOOK STORE: CHEMEHUEVI ETHNOGRAPHY & ETHNOHISTORY Early History of the Chemehuevi Early History. The Chemehuevi are the southernmost branch of the Southern Paiute people.

According to Isabel Kelly's consultants, the Chemehuevis split from the Southern Paiutes in the Las Vegas area before the early 19th century.

Language. Their language, Chemehuevi, is a Colorado River Numic language, in the Numic language branch of the Uto-Aztecan language family. First transcribed by John P. Harrington and Carobeth Laird in the early 20th century, it was studied in the s by linguist Margaret L.

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Mojave Desert Indians - Map Chemehuevi Indians The Chemehuevi territory lay off the lower Colorado River north and west toward Death Valley and west to about the Providence Mountains.

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Her Ph.D. thesis was a study of the Chemehuevi language, based on her own field work with native Chemehuevi speakers and informed by the then-new Chomskian linguistic principles.

“The Mohaves were friendly with the Yavapais and the Quechans; enemies of the Pimas, the Maricopas, and the Cocopas; and merely tolerant of the Chemehuevis, who in the s had moved into the valley below them on the western side of the river — an area the Mohaves yielded to them because they believed departed spirits lived there, making it dangerous.”.

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