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Threatened exploitation of Pima Indians

by Brown, Wm. Alexander.

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Published by Indian Rights Association in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Gila River Indian Reservation (Ariz.),
  • Arizona.
    • Subjects:
    • Pima Indians,
    • Indians of North America -- Arizona,
    • Indians of North America -- Water rights,
    • Gila River Indian Reservation (Ariz.)

    • Edition Notes

      Caption title.

      Statement[Wm. Alexander Brown, M.K. Sniffen].
      SeriesIndian Rights Association ;, 2nd series, no. 119, Indian Rights Association (Series) ;, 2nd ser., no. 119.
      ContributionsSniffen, Matthew K.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE93 .I43 no. 119
      The Physical Object
      Pagination10 p. ;
      Number of Pages10
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6640733M
      LC Control Number22001106
      OCLC/WorldCa8595486

      The Pima Indians of Arizona have the highest reported prevalence of diabetes of any population in the world. This population has minimal European admixture (21), and their diabetes appears to be exclusively type 2 diabetes, with no evidence of the autoimmunity characteristic of type 1 diabetes, even in very young subjects with an early onset. Pima Indians, the indigenous people who lived in the area around Mission Tumacácori in the 17 th century, referred to themselves simply as “People”. Such was the case in most technologically primitive cultures around the world that had little or no contact with other groups. In the Pima language, the word for “People” is “O’odham”.

      hearing before the committee on indian affairs united states senate sixty-second congress second session on h. r. a bill providing for the construction of irrigation works for impounding the waters of the gila river, ariz., and its tributaries, for irrigation of the lands of the gila river valley, and for the protection of the interests of the pima and other indian tribes, and for other. Some Pima Native Indians were driven from their farms due to attacks from other tribes such as the Apache. These semi-nomadic Pima Indians adopted the temporary brush shelter homes called wickiups that were used for sleeping. A wickiup was a cone-shaped structure and made of a wooden frame covered with branches, leaves, and grass (brush).

      This is a great little book about the Pima Indian legends. If you are interested in the Southwest and the native Indian culture, this is a very good read. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Peggy Rinard. out of 5 stars Five Stars. Reviewed in the United States on June 3, Reviews: 7. [Philadelphia, Pa.: Indian Rights Association, ] Subjects: Indians of North America > Indians of North America / Legal status, laws, etc. Water rights. Indians of North America > Indians of North America / Arizona. Pima Indians.


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The Pima Indian tribe lives on the Gila River Indian Reservation in Sacaton, Arizona. A team of National Institutes of Health researchers arrived there 35 years ago and discovered an epidemic of.

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The Apaches were making tizwin when the soldiers and Pima scouts attacked them; they took the alarm and escaped, leaving the liquor in the hands of the allies. Appears in 16 books from Page - on the ground under the shade of one of the cotton sheds.5/5(1).

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Pima Indian Home, by Edward S. Curtis, The United States acquired Pima territory in with the Gadsden Purchase, which saw an influx of white farmers, causing most of the Pima in the region to move to the Salt River area, where they were set up with a reservation.

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Frank Russell, in the 26th Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology, Smithsonian Institution, –05, gives the following in regard to the Pima Indians: “The tribe known as the Pimas was so named by the Spaniards early in the history of the relations of the latter with them.

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Alexander Brown and Matthew K. Sniffen (page images at HathiTrust) Pima and Papago Indian agriculture. The World's most threatened species is a compilation of the most threatened animals, plants, and fungi in the world.

It was the result of a collaboration between over 8, scientists from the International Union for Conservation of Nature Species Survival Commission (IUCN SSC), along with the Zoological Society of London.

The report was published by the Zoological Society of London in. Anna Moore Shaw, author of Pima Indian Legends and A Pima Past, was born in a traditional brush dwelling on the Gila River Reservation in In she received her high school diploma and married Ross Shaw, a Pima-Maricopa man.

After more than forty years of distinguished civic and religious activity in Phoenix, the couple returned to the Salt River Reservation, where they focused their. The Spanish called the native peoples in this area the "Pimas Altos," literally the Upper Pima Indians, "to distinguish them from their linguistic bretheren, the first major change the indigenous groups encountered was the presence of European epidemic diseases that physically threatened the population.

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FLORENCE — Before Florence was founded inthe Pima Indians were prosperous farmers and renowned for their hospitality. But as the 20th century dawned, their system of agriculture had been destroyed and many of them were starving, as white settlers upstream took ever more of the Gila River’s water for themselves.The Pima Indians by Frank Russell.

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Notes "Originally published as part of the Twenty-sixth Annual Report of. Every diabetic book I own starts with the Pima Indian study. Some draw different conclusions.

The main thing I get from it is you took a people that basically lived off the land. They ate when they were hungry, yes they were hunters and gathers in the early part of th 20th century.

As they were forced on to reservations and higher carb food was.