Plains indians

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STANDING TALL: 1800s Native Americans Were Tallest in the World Native American Men, North American Indians, European American, American History, Plains Indians, Tall People, Native North Americans, Indian Man, Surprising Facts

Recently discovered data has revealed a surprising fact: Native Americans, especially equestrian Plains tribes, were the tallest people in the world! North American Indians may not have lived rich lives monetarily in the 1800s, but they were far richer than most Europeans and white Americans in terms of healthy lifestyles, exercise and nutrition.That robustness translated into their height. How do we know this? Modern-day anthropologists Richard Steckel of Ohio State and Joseph Prince of the…

Karen Beaumont
Native American Crafts, Native American Beadwork, Native American Indians, Indian Symbols, Plains Indians, Indian Head, Indigenous Art, Mountain Man, Native Art

Close-up of painting at center of leather “Robe with Mythic Bird”, 1700-1740. From the Illinois Confederacy. On loan from Musée du quai Branly in Paris Installation view of “The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky” March 9 - May 10, 2015 Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, New York

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