2Native American Chart Tribe Food Region Important Information TribeFoodRegionImportant InformationKarankawasCoahuiltecanAtakapansCaddoComancheApacheJumanoTigua
3Native Texans of The Coastal Plains and Southeast Texas AtakapansKarankawasCoahuiltecans
4KARANKAWAS- Located in the Gulf Coast sub region of the Coastal plains- Nomadic– Fished using dugout canoes– Hunted small game using bows and arrows– Women did most the hard work.- coated themselves with alligator and shark grease to ward off mosquitoes*were friendly to Cabeza de Vaca. In fact, de Vaca wrote about them.
5- Located in the Gulf Coast sub region of the Coastal plains COAHUILTECANS- Nomadic- Located in the Gulf Coast sub regionof the Coastal plains–Hunted deer, rabbit, buffalo–Gathered beans, nuts, berries,cacti, worms, lizards, etc.Made homes out of mud, animal skin,and brush
6ATAKAPANS- Sedentary– Hunted small game and deer in marshlands- used dugout canoes to fish– Gathered roots and berries. Some farming
8CADDOES– Sedentary- Hunted deer, bear, and buffalo– Farmed corn, beans, squash– Lived in mound shaped dwellings-developed crafts,- women in charge of family
9Native Texans of the Great Plains KiowasComanchesApaches
10APACHES- Nomadic– Relied on buffalo for food, shelter, clothing- Fierce warriors–For part of the year they lived in farming communities along rivers and streams called rancherias.
11COMANCHES– Relied on buffalo for food, shelter,Clothing- Lived in tepees– Fierce warriors; raided other groups- Skilled traders– “Lords of the Plains”
12– Relied on buffalo for food, shelter, clothing, KIOWAS– Relied on buffalo for food, shelter, clothing,– Painted pictures of events on their tepees; made beautiful crafts– developed a calendar- The most feared group on the plains