traded with one another to get the things they did not have. Some tribes
did not grow food. They traded meat and animal skins to the Arikaras and
Mandans. They also traded for horses, weapons, and tools.
The Crow Indians
lived in tipis and hunted buffalo. They lived in western South Dakota,
Montana, and Wyoming. Crow women decorated animal skins with beautiful
quillwork. They used porcupine quills. The Crows traded these to the
Arikaras for vegetables and horses.
Indians were also buffalo hunters. They brought meat and clothing to the
Arikaras to trade. The Cheyenne Indians lived in western South Dakota,
Wyoming, and Colorado.
Indians were related to the Arikaras and lived in rounded houses. They
lived in Nebraska, Kansas, and southwestern South Dakota. They grew
vegetables to eat but traded horses to the Arikaras for tools and