Miwok


Miwok

Miwok

Les Miwok sont un peuple qui vivait dans le nord de l'actuelle Californie, à l'ouest des États-Unis. Le mot Miwok signifie « peuple ». On distingue trois groupes miwok :

  • les Miwok des plaines et de l'ouest de la Sierra Nevada
  • les Miwok de la côte Pacifique
  • les Miwok du Lake Miwok.

Ce peuple vivait de la chasse et de la cueillette ; leur artisanat était développé.

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