Quick Facts

1. Who: Delaware


2. When: 1740s


3. Where: eastern Ohio


4. Food: deer, elk, black bear, raccoon, beaver, rabbit, turkey, duck, geese, passenger pigeons, fish, corn, beans, squash, sunflowers


5. Clothing: leggings, fathers (men only), animal skins


6. Shelter: longhouses with shingled tree bark


7. Tools: pots and baskets


The Delaware called themselves Lenape, which means original peoples


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