Blackfoot

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a member of a warlike group of Algonquians living in the northwestern plains

any of the Algonquian languages spoken by the Blackfoot

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He was convinced as a result of his visits that the Blackfoot Indians were a remarkable people, excelling all Northern Plains tribes in physical beauty and historical legacy; also that the North-West Mounted Police, beyond their colourful demeanor and valorous record, represented a fundamental frontier martial order that especially resonated with Remington's political and social perspectives.
As outsiders, Chessa related, her father and the Blackfoot Indians had much in common and got along very well.
Ceremonial bundles of the Blackfoot Indians, Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, No.
One of my favourite tales of the deceased was that of madhouse American voodoo hollerer Screamin' Jay Hawkins, who, as well as being raised by Blackfoot Indians, living in a forest, recording songs called Armpit No.
This slim book, colorful with photographs, grew out of an exhibit about the Blackfoot Indians at the Glenbow Museum at Calgary, Alberta.
He would read to me and my brothers stories of Blackfoot Indians and Montana frontiersmen.