Native Americans The Tribes of McGary Bronzes

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The Tribes of McGary Bronzes

The diversity of Native American tribes across North America are as unique as the land itself. Just as with societies of today, many Native American nations formed alliances with similar tribes to help overcome their enemies or for reasons of self-defense, trade and friendship.

The tribes that Dave McGary focuses on in his bronze sculptures tell their epic stories of life in a time much misunderstood by today’s society. A glimpse into the history of the individual Native American tribes depicted in Dave’s work is revealed in the links below:

Northeast Indian Tribes:
Fox, Huron, Mahican, Martha’s Vineyard Indians, Mohawk, Objibwe, Shawnee and Shinnecock

Southeast Indian Tribes:
Atsina, Cherokee, Chesapeake, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, Pensacola and Seminole

Upper Midwest Indian Tribes:
Algonquian Family, Chippewa, Dakota, Foxes, Hurons, Iroquois, Oneida, Potawatomi, Shawnee and Winnebago

Upper Plains Indian Tribes:
Apache (Jicarilla), Arapaho, Arikara, Assiniboin, Blackfoot, Brulé Sioux, Caddo, Cheyenne, Cherokee, Chippewa, Comanche Dakota (Sioux), Delaware, Foxes, Gros Ventre, Hidatsa, Hunkpapa, Illinois, Iowa, Iroquois, Kickapoo, Kiowa, Kiowa Apache, Mdewakanton, Sioux, Mandan, Missouri, Oglala, Ojibwa, Omaha, Osage, Oto, Ottawa, Pawnee, Peoria, Ponca, Quapaw, San Arcs, Sauk, Santee, Seneca, Shawnee and Teton Sioux

Southwest Indian Tribes:
Apache, Comanche, Havasupai, Hopi, Jemez, Kiowa, Kiowa Apache, Lipan, Maricopa, Mohave, Navaho, Paiute, Papago, Panamint, Pecos, Pima, Pueblo, Shoshoni, Sobaipuri, Tewa Pueblos, Ute, Walapai, Yavapai, Yuma and Zuñi

Mountain Indian Tribes:
Apache, Arapaho, Arikara, Assiniboin, Atsina, Bannock, Blackfeet (Siksika), Cheyenne, Chippewa, Comanche, Cree, Crow, Dakota, Jicarilla, Kiowa, Kiowa Apache, Mandan, Nez Percé, Navaho, Paiute, Pawnee, Piegan, Pueblos, Salish, Shoshonean Family and Shoshoni

Canadian Indian Tribes:
Algonkin, Arapaho, Assiniboin, Atsina, Chippewa, Cree, Crow, Dakota, Haida, Hidatsa, Huron, Iroquois, Kutenai and Tionontati

The tribal map is split into a host of regions, including the Northeast, Upper Eastern, Southeast, Upper Mid-West, Upper Plains, Lower Plains, Mountain, Southwest, Northwest, California and some areas within Canadia.

Each region, with the exception of California and Canada Indian Tribes (or Subarctic) consists of multilple states.

Northeast:
Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont.

Upper Eastern:
Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia

Southeast:
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi and South Carolina

Upper Midwest:
Illinois, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin

Upper Plains:
Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota and parts of Canada

Lower Plains:
Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas

Mountain:
Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah and Wyoming

Southwest:
Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico

Northwest:
Oregon, Washington and parts of Canada

For more information regarding the Native American tribes that Dave McGary focuses on in his bronze sculptures, we recommend the following resources: encarta.msn.com; accessgenealogy.com; Handbook of American Indians, 1906; Handbook of American Indians, 1912, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 30, part 1 and 2; wikipedia.org; en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ojibwa; mohawktribe.com

Map of Native American tribes in North America

Native American Tribes of North America

Northeast

Abenaki, Acquintanacsnak, Algonkin, Algonquian Family, Arosaguntacook, Atquanachuke, Beothuk Family, Brotherton, Chickahominy, Conestoga, Delaware, Erie, Fox, Hathawekela, Huron, Illinois, Iroquois, Kickapoo, Manhattan, Mahican, Malecite, Marameg, Martha’s Vineyard Indians, Mascouten, Mashpee, Maskegon, Massachuset, Matinecoc, Mattabesic, Meits, Metoac, Miami, Mohawk, Mohegan, Moravians, Munsee, Nanticoke, Narragansett, Nauset, Neutrals, Niantic (Eastern) (Western), Nipissing, Nipmuc, Ojibwe, Onondaga, Ontonagon, Passamaquoddy, Pennacook, Penobscot, Pequawket, Pequot, Piankashaw, Pocomtic, Poosepatuck, Potawatomi, Powhatan, Saconnet, Saluda, Saponi, Sauk, Seneca, Shawnee, Shinnecock, Susquehanna, Tionontati, Tutelo, Tunxis, Unalachtigo, Unami, Wampanoag, Wappinger, Weanoc, Wenrohronon

Southeast

Acolapissa, Acuera, Alabana, Amacano, Alibamu, Apalachee,     Apaiachicola, Atsina, Bayogoula, Bayougoula, Biloxi, Calusa,   Caparaz, Capinans, Catawba, Chakchiuma, Chatot, Chactoo,   Chatot, Cherokee, Chesapeake, Chiaha, Chine, Christanna Indians, Choula, Chickasaw, Chitamacha, Choctaw, Congaree, Creek, Cusabo, Eno, Grigra, Guacata, Guale, Hathawekela, Hitchiti, Houma, Icaful, Jeags, Karankawa, Karok, Kasihta, Keyauwee, Koasati, Koroa, Lumbee, Macapiras, Manahoac Matchotic, Mikasuki, Mobile, Moctobi, Monacan, Muklasa, Muskogee, Nappissa, Napochi, Natchez, Nottaway, Ocale, Occaneechi, Oçita, Oconee, Ofo, Okelousa, Onathequa, Onatheaqua, Osochi, Pascagoula, Pawokti, Pedee, Pensacola, Pohoy, Powhatan, Quapaw, Saluda, Santee(1), Santee(2), Saturiba, Seminole, Sewee, Shakori, Shawnee, Sissipahaw, Sugeree, Tacatacuru, Taensa  Taposa, Tekesta, Tequesta, Timucua Family, Tohome, Tunica, Tuscarora, Tuskegee, Tutelo, Ucita, Utina, Waccamaw, Wateree, Waxhaw, Winyaw, Yamasee, Yuchi, Yufera, Yui, Yustaga

Upper Mid-West

Achiligonan, Algonquian Family, Chippewa, Chiwere Family, Dakota, Delaware, Erie, Foxes, Hathawekela, Honniasontkeronon, Hurons, Illinois, Iowa, Iroquois, Kaskaskia, Kickapoo, Housatonic, Mahican, Mascoutens, Menominee, Miami, Michilimackinac, Mosopelea, Munsee, Neutrals, Noquet, Oneida, Ottawa, Oto, Peoria, Pepikokia, Potawatomi, Sauk, Shawnee, Stockbridge, Tionontati, Winnebago, Wyandot

Upper Plains

Apache (Jicarilla), Arapaho, Arikara, Assiniboin, Blackfoot, Brulé Sioux, Caddo, Cheyenne, Cherokee, Chippewa, Chiwere Family, Comanche, Dakota (Sioux), Delaware, Dotame, Foxes, Gros Ventre, Hathawekela, Hidatsa, Hunkpapa, Illinois, Iowa, Iroquois, Kansa, Kickapoo, Kiowa, Kiowa Apache, Mdewakanton Sioux, Miami, Mandan, Missouri, Moingwena, Munsee, Oglala, Ojibwa, Omaha, Osage, Oto, Ottawa, Pawnee, Peoria, Ponca, Potawatomi, Quapaw, San Arcs, Sauk, Santee, Seneca, Shawnee, Sisseton, Skidi Sutaio, Teton Sioux, Winnebago, Wyandot

Lower Plains

Acolapissa, Adai, Alabama, Anadarko, Apache, Apalachee, Aranama, Arapaho, Avoyel, Bayogoula, Bidai, Biloxi, Caddo, Cahinnio, Chatot, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Coahuiltecan Tribes, Comanche, Coaque, Creeks, Deadose, Delaware, Dotame, Doustioni, Eyeish, Foxes, Guasas, Hainai, Hathawekela, Hitchiti, Huma, Illinois, Iowa, Iroquois, Isleta del Sur, Jicarilla, Kadohadacho, Kansa, Karankawan, Karankawan Family Kaskinampo Kichai, Kickapoo, Kiowa, Kiowa Apache, Koasati, Koroa, Lipan, Manso, Miami, Michigamea, Missouri, Modoc, Mosopelea, Mugulasha, Munsee, Muskogee, Nabedache, Nacisi, Nacogdoche, Nanatsoho Natchez, Nez Percé, Natchitoch, Natchitoches Confederacy, Ofo, Okelousa, Opelousa, Osage, Oto, Ottawa, Ouachita, Pascagoula, Patiri, Pawnee, Peoria, Pinkashaw, Ponca, Potawatomi, Pueblos, Quapaw, Quinipissa, Sauk, Seminole, Seneca, Shawnee, Soacatino, Souchitioni, Taensa, Tangipahoa, Tawakoni, Tawasa, Tawehash, Tonkawa, Tunica, Tuskegee, Waco, Washa, Wea, Wichita, Wyandot, Yscanis, Yatasi, Yazoo Yojuane, Yscani, Yuchi

Southwest

Apache, Awatobi, Chemehuevi, Coahuiltec, Cocopa, Comanche, Havasupai, Hopi, Jemez, Keresan Family, Kiowa, Kiowa Apache, Lipan, Manso, Maricopa, Mohave Navaho, Paiute, Papago, Panamint, Pecos, Pima, Pueblo, Pinal Pueblos, Coyotero, Piro Pueblo, Quahatika, Shoshonean Family, Shoshoni, Sobaipuri, Tano Pueblo, Tewa Pueblos, Tigua Pueblo Tonto, Ute, Walapai, Washo, Yavapai, Yuma, Yuman, Zuñi

Mountain

Apache, Arapaho, Arikara, Assiniboin, Atsina, Bannock, Blackfeet (Siksika), Cheyenne, Chippewa, Comanche, Cree, Crow, Dakota, Jicarilla, Kiowa, Kiowa Apache, Kutenai, Mandan, Nez Percé, Navaho, Paiute, Paloos, Pawnee, Piegan, Pueblos, Salish, Shoshonean Family, Shoshoni, Siksika (Blackfeet), Spokan, Ute, Yampa

California

Achomawi, Atsugewi, Awani, Cahita, Cahuilla, Cajuenche, Chemehuevi, Chetco, Chilula, Chimariko, Chumash, Chumash Family, Coanopa, Cochimi, Cochiti, Copehan Family, Costanoan Family, Cuñeil, Cupeño, Dakubetede, Diegueño, Esselen, Fernandeño, Halchidhoma, Huchnon, Hupa, Juaneño Kamia, Karok, Kato, Kawaiisu, Kawia, Kawia(2), Kitanemuk, Konomihu, Koso, Koyeti, Lassik, Luiseño, Maidu, Mariposan Family, Mattole, Mission Indians, Miwok, Modoc, Mohave, Mono, Mono-Paviotso, Nongatl, Nooksak, Okwanuchu, Paiute, Patwin, Pomo, Salinan, Serrano, Shasta, Shastan Family, Shoshonean Family, Shoshoni Tachi, Tolowa, Tübatulabal, Wailaki, Wappo, Washo, Watok Whilkut, Wintu, Wintun, Wiyot/Wiyat, Yahi, Yana, Yodok, okuts, Yuki, Yuman, Yurok

Canada

Algonkin, Arapaho, Assiniboin, Atsina, Bellabella, Bellacoola, Beothuk Family, Chilliwack, Chippewa, Cowichan, Cree, Crow, Dakota, Etchaottine, Etchareottine, Etheneldeli Haida, Hidatsa, Huron, Iroquois, Kawchodinne, Kitksan, Kutchin, Kutenai, Kwakiutl, Lillooet, Malecite, Micmac, Montagnais, Moravians, Munsee, Nahane, Nakotchokutchin, Nanaimo, Neutral, Nooksak, Nootka, Ntlakyapamuk, Okanagon, Onondaga, Ottawa, Passamaquoddy, Puntlatsh, Seechelt, Sekani, Senijextee, Shuswap, Siksika, Songish, Squawmish, Tahltan, Tatlitkutchin, Tatsanottine, Thlingchadinne, Tionontati, Tsattine, Tschantoga, Tsilkotin, Tsimshian, Tukkuthkutchin, Tutchonekutchin

 

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