The Ojibwa (Anishnabe) are one of the largest Native tribes of North America, and the principal nation in the Algonkian
linguistic family, inhabiting vast areas of the North American forests, lakes and prairies.
Pastershank (ibid.:70) identified this site, and the three other sites in Sabaskong Bay, as "tentatively called 'Boreal Forest' Algonkian
." She maintained that they were dated circa 1600, which she maintained was "characteristic" of the majority of the rock image sites in the Lake of the Woods.
The Principle Compeonents Analysis program evidences that the major differences are between the North-Central North America (with Sioux and Algonkians
at the extreem9 and Amazonia.
Section 2 enters more into detail on the missions among the eastern Iroquoian tribes, the Algonkians
, and the Muskogeans of the American southeast.
Yuwipi, for example, the seance practice of the Lakota, and the Ojibwe shaking tent (Hallowell 1942) are very close to Subarctic shamanism (Grim 1983); the powows of New England Algonkians
probably would be another example.
The Mythology of the Northern and Northeastern Algonkians
In Reference to Algonkian
Mythology as a Whole (pp.
The petroglyphs are generally believed to have been made by Algonkians
, more than a thousand years ago.
G., 1985a , << Game Totems Among the Northeastern Algonkians
>> : 9-18 (pagination du texte original), in E.
Report prepared for the Algonkians
of Barriere lake and the Secretariat Trilateral.
Irving Hallowell identifies as the central value that organizes all Algonkians
' lives and the core of their worldview.
His voluminous descriptions of Native peoples of the East, his comparative work among Algonkians
, and his roster of distinguished students and friends add to his luster.
In their initial efforts to make themselves understood in one another's terms, both the Algonkians
and French sought "cultural congruence" (p.85); they sought analogies between their respective cultures.