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Best of the Web: History & Social Sciences » Native North American Resources » Women
American Indian Women
Links to a variety of reference and primary sources.
Children of Changing Woman
Exhibit from the Peabody Museum, Harvard.
Biographical information about this Cherokee woman tribal leader who was given the title Ghighua,or Beloved Woman, after showing bravery in battle.
Native American Women
"This gallery explores daily life for late-19th-century Native American women of the plains and the desert southwest. Multiple tribes are pictured, illustrating a composite of early Native American life. Similarities in daily activities for women across tribes are presented."
Native American Women's Health Education Resource Center
Website of the first health resource center located on a reservation in the United States.
Wilma Mankiller former Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation
The site presents biographical information about this important Native American activist.
Special Issue of The Wind River Rendezvous on early Plains Indian women.