Welcome to LTBB Cultural Library
New in Library
- Bawaajimo : a dialect of dreams in Anishinaabe language and literature
- The place where the Crooked Tree stood : [a history of LArbre Croche, focusing on the settlements of Good Hart and Middle Village, from the recollections of those who came this way and stayed a while]
- Gah-baeh-Jhagwah-buk : The way it happened : a visual culture history of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa
- We shall remain America through native eyes
"A groundbreaking mini-series and provocative multi-media project that establishes Native history as an essential part of American history. Five 90-minute documentaries spanning three hundred years tell the story of pivotal moments in U.S. history from the Native American perspective"--Series web site.
- Odawa language and legends
- Creative native American beading
- Pow wow trail
Each dance tells a story with its own historical significance, perhaps even the nations creation mythology. Within the dances and songs, vital elements of Indian culture are expressed and preserved: it was meant to be showy and exhibitionist, the spirit of a Native people.
- The Indians of Hungry Hollow
- The basics of bead stringing : a complete illustrated approach for beginner and advanced designers
- The first strawberries : a Cherokee story
A quarrel between the first man and the first woman is reconciled when the Sun causes strawberries to grow out of the earth.