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By Walter McClintock

In 1886 Walter McClintock went to northwestern Montana as a member of a U.S. wooded area carrier day trip. He spent the subsequent 4 years living at the Blackfoot Reservation, the adopted son of leader Mad puppy, the excessive priest of the solar Dance. The previous North path records McClintock's studies one of the Blackfeet. Describing everyday life, hunts, and ceremonials, it truly is enriched by way of vignettes of warriors and medication males, legends and legendary tales, memories of the missionary Father De Smet, and beneficial details on such topics as societies, right names, songs, and ideology. in view that its first booklet in 1910 it has remained the resource par excellence on those proud humans of the northern plains.

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