Adair on Tatooing

A section on tatooing from James Adair’s History of the American Indians. A couple of versions are available online: http://olivercowdery.com/texts/1775Adr1.htm http://www.archive.org/details/historyofamerica00adairich “Those captives who are pretty far advanced in life, as well as in war-gradations, always atone for the blood they … Continue reading →

Shot Pouch references from Adair

These quotes are from James Adair’s History of the American Indians – generated by running a search for the word “pouch” against online versions. A couple of versions are available online: http://olivercowdery.com/texts/1775Adr1.htm http://www.archive.org/details/historyofamerica00adairich For each quote, I’ve listed the page … Continue reading →