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Owning several horses was a sign of wealth. In one unique case, a 52 Chapter Five: The Great Plains Tribes Comanche tribe with 2,000 people is said to have owned more than 15,000 horses. Before going into battle, a Comanche warrior would put war paint on his own face and on the face of his horse. The horse became the Comanche’s partWar party on horseback. ner in battle, not just a tool of transportation. Warriors would practice riding their horses for hours and hours, day after day, perfecting stunts and maneuvers that would help them in battle.

Dollars today, in 2006. WARRING TRIBES AND IDEAS OF PEACE As the Algonquian and Iroquois tribes grew in health, wealth, and size, they began to bump into one another’s campsites, hunt one another’s animals, and generally get into one another’s way. Some of these people were willing to fight to keep what they believed was their territory. The Iroquois, thanks in part to their ever-expanding population, 34 Chapter Three: The Northeast Woodland and Great Lakes Tribes Life in a Longhouse Iroquois villages consisted of two or more longhouses, which were originally built next to rivers for easy access to water, but later were constructed on hilltops for protection from nomads and other tribes.

The French, English, and Americans referred to this group as the Iroquois Confederacy. Hiawatha Hiawatha is credited with founding the Five Nations, but he was not always a peaceful man. For a time he lived alone, killing and eating wandering travelers. The story goes that one day while Hiawatha was cooking one of his victims he saw a face in his pot. It was Deganawidah, the spiritual prophet who had originally envisioned the Five Nations. Deganawidah persuaded Hiawatha to stop eating people and to instead eat deer, and Hiawatha promised to atone for all the deaths he had caused by spreading Deganawidah’s message of peace.

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