Western Siouan–Language Distribution

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Title

Western Siouan–Language Distribution

Description

This map shows the distribution of Western Siouan–language speakers among American Indians prior to the arrival of the Europeans.

Early Virginia Indians spoke dialects of Algic, Iroquoian, or Siouan, three large linguistic families that include many of the more than 800 indigenous languages in North America.

Creator

ish_ishwar

Source

Wikimedia Commons

Date

2005

Rights

Public Domain

Coverage

North America
sixteenth century

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Original Format

Map

Files

Siouan_lang.jpg

Citation

ish_ishwar, “Western Siouan–Language Distribution,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed October 27, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/192.

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