The main weapons of the Chickasaw Indians were bows and arrows. They made the elastic sinew for bowstrings from the ligaments of large animals such as deer. More »

The Chickasaw Indian tribe lived in the lower Mississippi Valley, and the tribe's first contact with Europeans happened in 1540. The Chickasaw were known for their highly developed ruling system. The tribe members were s... More » History Modern History US History

During prehistoric times, the Chickasaw Indian tribe migrated to what is now known as Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee and Kentucky. In 1540, the tribe's first interaction with Europeans occurred when they made contact wi... More » History Ancient History Ancient America

Hopi Indians frequently used spears, bows, arrows and carved rocks as weapons. The translation of "Hopi" into English means "peaceful person," and as such, the Hopi people did not often participate in acts of war. Noneth... More »

The tools and weapons of the Pueblo Indians included bows and arrows, spears, war clubs, wooden hoes, rakes, spindles, looms and pump drills. Bows and arrows and spears were used for hunting and fighting. Hoes and rakes ... More »

The Huron Indians used weapons such as bows and arrows, tomahawks, war clubs and spears. During hunting, fishing poles, harpoons, and nets with rocks tied to the ends were used. More »

The natural resources the Cherokee Indians used to make their weapons and tools included flint and other rocks, deer antlers, animals hides, tree branches, thistledown, snake venom and plant extracts. These resources wer... More »