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Site where the Sioux massacred - 1890

Wounded Knee - SD

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Indian corn

Maize

3

Teton sioux chief

Sitting Bull

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Indian conference

Pow wow

5

Pocahontas' english name

Rebecca

6

Aztec leader

Montezuma

7

Indian Olympic hero - 1912

Jim Thorp

8

Aztec capital

Tenochtitlan

9

Indian Colorado senator

Ben Nighthorse Campbell

10

Pawtucket chief (welcomed pilgrims)

Squanto

11

Tonto portrayer

Jay Silverheels

12

Iroquois League founder

Hiawatha

13

Indians of southern Florida

Seminoles

14

Sauk chief

Blackhawk

15

Delaware Indian and New York hall

Tammany

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Hiawatha's mate

Minihaha

17

Five original Iroquois League tribes

Mohawk - Seneca - Onondaga - Oneida - Cayuga

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Seminole chief

Osceola

19

Chiricahua Apache - captured 1886

Geronimo

20

Mississippi Indians

Creek

21

Cherokee language developer

Sequoya

22

Indian chief who befriended Plymouth Colony

Masasoit

23

Oglala sioux chief

Crazy Horse

24

Pocahontas' father

Powhatan

25

Astronomers of South Mexico

Maya

26

Nez Perce chief

Chief Joseph

27

Lewis and Clark's guide

Sacajawea

28

Pueblo Indians of northeast Arizona

Hopi

29

Pueblo dolls

Kachina dolls

30

She turned down Marlon Brando's Oscar in 1972

Sasheen Littlefeather

31

Native American in anti-pollution commercials

"Iron Eyes" Cody

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Apache chief - 1860s

Cochise

33

New Mexio tribe - "the ancient ones"

Anasazi

34

Site where Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse massacred Custer's men in 1876

Little Big Horn - Montana

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Indian money

Wampum

36

Iroquois house

Long House

37

Sculptors of Middle America

Olmecs

38

Incan capital

Cuzco

39

The lakota belonged to this tribe

Sioux

40

Indians of Lesser Antilles

Carib Indians

41

She married Jamestown settler John Rolfe

Pocahontas

42

Cliff dwellers of Arizona

Pueblo

43

State with the largest Indian population

Oklahoma

44

Honduras-Nicaragua Indians

Mosquito

45

1520 Indian confederacy

Iroquois League

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Incan city in the Andes

Machu Picchu

47

Alaskan Eskimos

Inuits

48

Chiricahua and Kiowa tribe

Apache

49

Navajo dwelling

Hogan

50

Squamish chief

Chief Seattle

51

Indians of Central Mexico

Aztecs

52

Shawnee chief

Tecumseh

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Indians of Peru

Inca

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Ottawa indian chief

Pontiac

55

The five civilized tribes

Cherokee - Chickasaw - Choctaw - Creek - Seminoles

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"Long Walk" tribe - largest in U.S.

Navajo

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Aztecs over ran them - 1100 AD

Toltecs

58

State with the most Indian land

Arizona