The indigenous people of modern American will always be an incredibly important part of world history. They ruled the land before their tragic downfall when the colonies took over.

The American Indian history is rich with their stories and traditions fascinating people, but many people don’t actually know that much about them.

From their favourite drink to the animal they chose as their totemite, it’s time to brush up on your Native American history skills and learn these little known facts.

 

1. The Bald Eagle

The Iroquios’ totemite is the bald eagle, to them it is a symbol of peace and protection.