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ceremonial goods and special products over a wide area in the eastern United
States. The ceramics of the Hopewell appear to be based in two major traditions:
one derived from an Ohio Valley development which began about 1000 bc, ...
Among the Hopi, sets of linked clans, considered to be ceremonial "partners,"
formed what have been called phratries. Under this system a person was not
allowed to marry into the lineage of his mother, his father, his mother's father, or
into his ...
Colorado Detail of Ojibwa birchbark scroll showing a moiety pattern ceremonial
dance, c. 1875. In the Denver Art Museum, Colorado. Detail 46 X 41 cm. tions.
The leader of the dance and song and his helper, however, must be of different ...
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