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How to Use the Images


Inquiry Question

Historical Context



Drawing 1
1 & 2


Table of

Visual Evidence

Photo 1: Aerial View of Big Hidatsa Village.
[Graphic] Photo 1 with link to higher quality photo.
(North Dakota Department of Transportation)

Questions for Photo 1

1. Examine the photograph. Based on what you have learned about the Knife River Indian Villages, what caused the circular depressions evident in Photo 1?

2. What can these depressions tell us about the people who once inhabited the area?

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