Quick Facts

1. Who: Wyandot


2. Where: northern Ohio


3. When: 1700s


4. Food: beans, squash, sunflowers


5. Clothing: blackened buckskin breech cloths, fur robes, tunics, leather belts, skirts, overshoes made of cornhusks


6. Shelter: rectangular barrel-roofed houses


7. Tools: spears, bow and arrows, war clubs, tomahawks, harpoon, net


The Wyandot have a Feast of the Dead. Every year at this time they dig up the remains of all who has died in the past year and put them in a common grave and bless them so they can all go to heaven.


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