Nez Perce

  • (noun): A member of a tribe of the Shahaptian people living on the pacific coast.
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Some articles on nez perce:

Columbia Plateau (ecoregion) - Level IV Ecoregions - Nez Perce Prairie (10j)
... The Nez Perce Prairie is a loess-covered plateau named after the Nez Perce tribe who originally inhabited the area and whose reservation is located here today ... The region covers 725 square miles (1,878 km2) in Idaho, on the Nez Perce Indian Reservation and surrounding areas ...
List Of National Historic Landmarks In Idaho
1989 Kilgore Clark Sites of the Battle of Camas Creek, which allowed Nez Perce to further elude capture. 1966 Weippe Clearwater Meadow of camas, whose roots were basic food for Nez Perce, where the Lewis and Clark Expedition emerged from Lolo Trail ... In particular, there are two areas in the National Park System Nez Perce National Historical Park, a set of 38 sites located throughout the states of Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington ...
Battle of Pierre's Hole
... with an estimated 250 warriors, and the party of American trappers aided by their Nez Perce and Flathead Amerindian allies ... the rendezvous camp, under the leadership of William Sublette, including additional Nez Perce and Flatheads, rushed to the scene of the coming battle ... The Flathead and Nez Perce closed on the flanks ...
Pleiades In Folklore And Literature - Indigenous Peoples of The Americas - Nez Perce
... A Nez Perce myth about this constellation mirrors the ancient Greek myths about the Lost Pleiades ... In the Nez Perce version the Pleiades is also a group of sisters, however the story itself is somewhat different ...
Crazy Horse - Surrender and Death
... In August 1877, officers at Camp Robinson received word that the Nez Perce of Chief Joseph had broken out of their reservation in Idaho and were fleeing north through Montana toward Canada ... When asked by Lieutenant Clark to join the Army against the Nez Perce, Crazy Horse and the Miniconjou leader Touch the Clouds objected, saying that they had ... finally agreed, saying that he would fight "till all the Nez Perce were killed" ...

More definitions of "Nez Perce":

  • (noun): The Shahaptian language spoken by the Nez Perce people.