Interesting Facts about Piqua Shawnee tribe.
In America there are more than a few tribes that are thought to have lived and are still living in the current times. Piqua Shawnee Tribe is among this tribes. This is a native tribe that is known to have occupied some parts of Oklahoma in the United States of America. The tribe is well known to be hunting and farming in most parts of Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania among others. For all history lovers, there are more than a few things that one can learn from the history of Piqua Shawnee tribe. In the list below, there exist several important elements that every history lover must be interested in learning or better yet loving.
In regard to changes in the weather, they are known to have special clothing. In a year, there are several seasons that occur each with different climate condition. In relation to this changes, there are several dressing codes that were adopted by tribe in the effort to curb cold or even warmth seasons. Owing to the cold seasons experienced in the country they wore uniquely in the effort to find warmth. The most common dress code for this tribesmen is the skirts and the leggings worn by both the men and women. wearing of shirts to the tribesmen is new owing to the fact that they wore ponchos. They wore only moccasin type of shoes and on their heads, they wore a headband with a feather. Owing to their adaptability, they are known to survive in any part of the country. Due to this important feature, the Piqua Shawnee tribe can, therefore, survive in all parts of the US.
They participated in the American civil war. Among the most known tribes that took part in the fight for union in the American civil war, the Shawnee tribe was in this fight. Due to the participation of the tribe in the fight, it was also branded to Loyal Shawnee. The tribesmen went back to the Kansas after the fight was over. In their effort to return, they were disappointed by the presence of settlers and homesteaders in the land they previously occupied.
As I conclude, it is important to bring to your attention that the tribe is legally identified. It is mandatory for any tribe regardless of the country to register with the state to be legally identified. Due to the registration of the tribe, Piqua Shawnee was allowed to have their own police, services and communal laws. The laws and the police were to ensure that the tribe’s way of life is different from others. conversely, the tribesmen are expected to follow the law.