Muscogee Indians, also known as Creek, lived in what is now the Southeastern United States, in areas that now make up the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. In the 1830s, the U.S. government forced t... More » History Modern History US History

Creek Indian men typically wore leather leggings and breechcloths and the women typically wore deerskin or woven wraparound skirts. Men did not usually wear shirts, but when the weather became cool, both genders wore clo... More » Beauty & Fashion Clothing Historical Dress

The Creek Indians were farming people who harvested corn, beans and squash. They hunted deer, wild turkeys and small game, and fished in the rivers and along the coast. More » World View Social Sciences Anthropology
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