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The Blackfeet

Binnema, Theodore. Common and Contested Ground. University of Oklahoma Press: Norman, 2001

Blackfoot Gallery Committee. Nitsitapiisinni, The Story of the Blackfoot People. Firefly Books, New York, 2001.

Bullchild, Percy. The Sun Came Down. Harper & Row, San Francisco, 1985

Bryan, William L. Jr. Montana's Indians Yesterday and Today. American & World Geographic Publishing, 1996

Duvall, D.C. and Wissler, Clark. Mythology of the Blackfoot Indians. University of Nebraska Press, 1995

Ewers, John C. The Blackfeet: Raiders on the Northwestern Plains. University of Oklahoma Press, 1958

Farr, William E. The Reservation Blackfeet 1882-1945; A Photographic History of Cultural Survival. University of Washington Press, Seattle, 1984

Grinnell, George Bird. Blackfoot Lodge Tales: the Story of a Prairie People. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1892; University of Nebraska Press, 1962 edition

Hildebrant, Walter and Hubner, Brian. The Cypress Hills: The Land and Its People. Purich Publishing, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, 1994

Hungry Wolf, Adolf & Beverly. Indian Tribes of the Northern Rockies. Good Medicine Books, Canada, 1989; and Book Publishing Co, U.S., 1991

Jackson, John C. The Piikani Blackfeet, A Culture Under Siege. Mountain Press Publishing Company, 2000

McClintock, Walter. The Old North Trail or Life, Legends and Religion of the Blackfeet Indians. University of Nebraska Press, 1992

Raczka, Paul M. Winter Count: A History of the Blackfoot People. Standard Book printed by Friesen Printers, Calgary, 1979 for Oldman River Culture Center (From original hide drawings, this winter count recorded by Rev. Cannon Haynes in journal form, was given by Bull Plume.)

Samek, Hana. The Blackfoot Confederacy 1880-1920: A Comparative Study of Canadian and U.S. Indian Policy. University of New Mexico Press, 1987

Schultz, James Willard.
Blackfeet and Buffalo: Memories of Life among the Indians.
University of Oklahoma Press, 1962

Floating on the Missouri. University of Oklahoma Press, 1979

My Life as an Indian. Corner House Publishers, 1973

Welch, James.
Fools Crow. Penguin Books, 1986

Winter in the Blood. Penguin books, 1974

Killing Custer: The Battle of Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians. W.W. Norton, 1994

The Indian Lawyer. W. W. Norton, 1990

Heartsong of Charging Elk. Doubleday, 2000

Wissler, Clark, and Duvall, D.C. Mythology of the Blackfoot Indians. University of Nebraska Press, 1995


Clary, Jean and Ladd, Diann and Hastings, Pat and O'Neill, Jeanne and White, Katie and Winthrop, Riga. Lewis & Clark on the Upper Missouri. Stoneydale Press Publishing Company, 1999

Cushman, Dan. The Great North Trail: America's Route of the Ages. McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1966

Howard, Ella Mae. Lewis & Clark: Exploration of Central Montana. The Lewis and Clark Interpretative Association, Inc., 1993

West, Helen "Blackfoot Country: A Historical Map". MONTANA: Magazine of Western History, vol. 10 (4). 1960: 36

Background: Gustavus Sohon 1855, Bloods come in Council, Smithsonian