January 25, 2023

Primary Source Spotlight: Paiute

Last Updated on May 19, 2016

Moccasins with Beadwork

When searching for resources about the Paiute, keep in mind that the tribe name has been spelled various ways throughout history, including Piute, Pi-Ute, and Pahute.

Paiute primary source set

Paiute: historical newspaper coverage

Paiute life in the 20th century image set

Piute primary source set

Piute: historical newspaper coverage

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  1. Paiute Learner says

    Is there any other information on this picture? Like, where was it located or was the person who made it in the Paiute tribe?

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