Tipis site is dedicated to all the people around the world who have ever studied the American Indian tipi and wanted to live the life of freedom on the Plains that this structure represents. It is also dedicated to all those who wanted to own, have owned, will own a lodge in the future.
Tipis-Tepees-Teepees: History and Design of the Cloth Tipi...by Linda A. Holley. This book is NOW in print and will be available on this site. Check back to see more information on how to order. See Research Area for more information.
This site has been updated in the last few days, September 7, 2010 and still being updated....several pages have been updated or changed.
Tipi Talk..http://groups.yahoo.com/group/LodgeOwners/join...interactive group of people who want to ask, answer or put impute into tipis. There are many knowledgeable people there who can help you. However, is NOT a place for professional tipi makers to sell their tipis. We want impute and experience. If you have a used tipi you want to sell, check with the Moderator, that's me, before you put it on the site.
Yahoo! Groups: PlainsIndianSeminarTwo... Material culture of the Plains, etc. This is a meeting place for all those who have participated in the Material Culture of the Plains, Prairie and Plateau Conference....and anyone else who has an advanced interest in a year round forum for the discussion of ethnography, American Indian Art, artifacts and related subjects.
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Special note: This web site was developed by Linda Holley for her own personal reasons....it is not to sell tipis for any maker or to advertise any particular manufacturer. Many people have helped with this site in giving me information, pictures or permission to use information. This is MY site and NOT influenced by anyone, person, thing or alien. If it ever becomes "influenced" I will take my ball and go home. BTW...."we" refers to the royal we....of me, myself and I.
*Special thanks to all of those who have given permission to use photos from their books, sites and personal collections. The Denver Public Library for their digital library of historic materials, Larry Belitz, Wes Housler, Carolyn Corey and Preston Miller, Jacques Petryseyn, Chris Ravenshead, Doug Rodgers, Mike Terry, Louis Garcia, Georg Barth, Stephen Gill, Bill Holm, Jan Kirstek, Dmitriy, Ken Weidner, Curtis Carter, Bill and Kathy Brewer, Two Bears, Richard Reese and others.
The previous counter ended at 99,988 or so before the site change, if anyone besides me cares.
This site started on October 22, 2000
New server started March-2003
New Counter for new site....