v.19.01.01

718 - TOM OJO - CANADA 1-403-788-8882

HERITAGE CONSULTING TIPI PAGE

Search Copyright Ordering Home About Research Contact Us

Some of this information is now available in a current Cree Tipis publication 1. Pictures & background on hundreds of tipi designs 2. A study of historic Cree tipis from 1650 to today 3. Camp protocols 4. Tipi etiquitte
We also have available a slide presentation: Pictorial step-by-step tipi raising process from Lac La Biche (Cree) 1979 for more details. By the way, that's our family lodge in the background, the "Yellow Wolf Lodge". The design has been in the family for over 140 years and was first pictured in the 1920's in the Nakoda branch of our ancestry at Morley, Alberta, part of the ASINI WACHI WI INEWAK/YE XA YA BINE (Mountain People) of the Nehiyaw-Pwat (Cree-Nakoda) Nation. The lady is my deceased wife Irene and daughter Jennifer in front taken at Enoch Reserve in 1980 making dried meat.

TIPI RENTALS

Need some extra tipis or a tipi village for your event? We can supply up to 5 or more tipis (or a whole village) for your event. In the past our family has supplied tipis, dancers, and demonstra- tions for various events and has sponsor- ed Cultural demonstra- tions, events and Pow-Wows. For the past decade or two we have concentrated more on running Wilderness Cultural and Mountaineering camps for street kids, but still have our tipis available. For arrangements, contact us at heritagedatabank@gmail.com. We supply and set up the tipis and supply security and you supply the poles. (15 per lodge, minimum 25' length. We normally and bring a classic car or two. Upgrades by Critter Creek Cougar Restorations. 14' unpainted lodge; Cree style $25/day 16' unpainted lodge; Nakoda style $50/day 20' unpainted lodge; Cree style $50/day 16' painted "Yellow Wolf Lodge"; Cree style $100/day 16' painted "Red Stripe Lodge"; Nakoda style $60/day 20' painted "War Lodge"; Blackfoot style $60/day

718 - TOM OJO - CANADA 1-403-788-8882
Search Copyright Ordering Home About Research Contact Us
HERITAGE CONSULTING specializes in Western Canadian Native and Historical information, but maintain files on over 4000 tribes. Our files are the most comprehensive on-line files on the history of Indian Tribes, the Fur Trade and Aboriginal/Fur Trade genealogies and biographies.
MOUNTAIN CREE BAND Museum
Bed&Breakfast
Tourism
Research
Databank
Heritage Consulting
Collection Offsales
Antiques
Publications
Researchers can now order data from Heritage Consulting or do their own research in the Heritage Consulting Databank located in Mirror, Alberta. This databank is the largest databank dealing with Western Canadian aboriginal history and genealogy To date we now have - over 2,000,000 pages of information - biographies/histories on 1,000,000 westerners from before 1890 - comprehensive histories of over 30,000 tribes and bands We expect to double our data in the near future. Our research facilities include a museum, 20,000 volume library, cafeteria and accomdation, opperated by the Mountain Cree (ASINI WACHI NEHIYAWAK) Traditional Band. For more details click on the subjects in the adjacent box.
Search People Places Tribes Index Biographies Book Review Home
Is My Family History in the Database?
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z