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The American Indian "clocked" time by sun, moon stars and seasons.  Each tribe or region gave unique names to the months, moons or seasons.  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[American Indian Genealogy|American Indian Research]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[American Indian Calendar|American Indian Calendar]]''
  
For additional learnings:  
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The American Indian measured time by sun, moon stars and seasons.  Each tribe or tribes in a region gave unique names to the months, moons or seasons.
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In an appendices of ''This Day in North American Indian History'',by Phil Konstantin, gives examples of North American Indian Calendars giving the Tribe, Month names, and Moon names, Day names and Season names.  
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In an appendices of ''This Day in North American Indian History'',by Phil Konstantin, gives examples of ''North American Indian Calendars ''giving:  Tribe, Month names, Moon names, Day names and Season names.  
  
 
*Konstantin, Phil. ''This Day in North American Indian History Important Dates in the History of North America's Native Peoples for Every Calendar Day. ''De Capo Press. C. 2002. ISBN 0-306-81170-7
 
*Konstantin, Phil. ''This Day in North American Indian History Important Dates in the History of North America's Native Peoples for Every Calendar Day. ''De Capo Press. C. 2002. ISBN 0-306-81170-7
  
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A charted calendar may be found in ''Indians of the Southeast: Then and Now. ''by Jesse Clifton Burt and Robert B. Ferguson  
 
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A charted calendar may be found in ''Indians of the Southeast: Then and Now. ''by Jesse Clifton Burt and Robert B. Ferguson
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*Burt, Jesse Clifton and Robert B. Ferguson. ''Indians of the Southeast Then and Now''
 
*Burt, Jesse Clifton and Robert B. Ferguson. ''Indians of the Southeast Then and Now''
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Revision as of 10:42, 16 September 2011

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The American Indian measured time by sun, moon stars and seasons.  Each tribe or tribes in a region gave unique names to the months, moons or seasons.

For additional learning:

References:

In an appendices of This Day in North American Indian History,by Phil Konstantin, gives examples of North American Indian Calendars giving:  Tribe, Month names, Moon names, Day names and Season names.

  • Konstantin, Phil. This Day in North American Indian History Important Dates in the History of North America's Native Peoples for Every Calendar Day. De Capo Press. C. 2002. ISBN 0-306-81170-7

A charted calendar may be found in Indians of the Southeast: Then and Now. by Jesse Clifton Burt and Robert B. Ferguson

  • Burt, Jesse Clifton and Robert B. Ferguson. Indians of the Southeast Then and Now