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Native Americans!


on 19 October 2012

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photo credit Nasa / Goddard Space Flight Center / Reto Stöckli By Jared & Baker Karankawa
Indians Region The Karankawas lived in the gulf coastal plains
They usually lived near the beaches or somewhere near the ocean
They shared land with the Tonkawas Vegatation There are tallgrass prairies
Oakmottes along coast
Tall woodlands in the river bottoms Housing These indians made small huts
They were made from tree trunks and limbs
They would also cover them in animal skin and woven grass mats Appearance Karankawas were tall and well-built with tattoos and painted bodies
The men had lower lip piercings
They wore moss and deerskin clothing What Happened? Did you know Karankawa Indians loved dogs
They were vary gentle with their children
They did not farm or garden for food Works cited http://www.texasindians.com/karankf.htm http://www.ehow.com/about_4569688_karankawa-food-water.html Cool Facts Food Source They would catch fish in the bays and lagoons
As Karankawas moved inland there was more to hunt and gather like deer and berries http://mamontoff.org/KARANKAWA%20house%205676033.jpg http://www.texasbeyondhistory.net/coast/artistic/images/artistic-body-art.jpg http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_LHWwDRjS5H0/TVFJ8tkLR8I/AAAAAAAAAJA/VkriEBqCVZc/s1600/Charles+Shaw+Karankaws.jpg http://openwalls.com/image/14361/thumb3_dog_watching_sunset_on_the_beach.jpg http://www.texasindians.com/tonkmap.jpg The Karankawas were cannibalistic!
The karankawas would howl in honor of people
Half of the Karankawas died of disease. http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/kids/about_texas/regions/gulf_coast/big_kids/ Karankawas died from diseases
From battle with Spaniards and Texans
The Karankawa tribe is extinct! http://howlingforjustice.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/wolf-howl.jpg http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/kids/about_texas/images/regions/gulfcoast_nherron400.jpg http://www.google.com/imgres?q=gulfcoast+plains+pictures&start=206&hl=en&safe=active&client=firefox-a&hs=lGx&sa=X&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&tbm=isch&prmd=imvns&tbnid=R4C_LLScCc9E_M:&imgrefurl=http://www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/regions/northamerica/unitedstates/louisiana/placesweprotect/lower-west-gulf-coastal-plain.xml&docid=Qaw6OlakrEWAdM&imgurl=http://www.nature.org/idc/groups/webcontent/%2540web/%2540louisiana/documents/media/prd_022018.jpg&w=490&h=250&ei=iluAUNzIBsG6qQHnwoC4CA&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=668&vpy=143&dur=2389&hovh=160&hovw=315&tx=121&ty=123&sig=112415075161197155462&page=12&tbnh=136&tbnw=254&ndsp=21&ved=1t:429,r:26,s:200,i:82&biw=1024&bih=574
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