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By Elizabeth Aderkas

The Indian tribes of the Pacific Northwest, either at the Coast and the inland Plateau, have been the final to come across white investors and settlers. whilst touch occured within the past due 18th century the explorers and investors came across distinctive cultures. The relatively contemporary adoption of the pony had opened the Plateau tribes to affects from the peoples of the Plains; however the tribes of the Coast awarded a sharply various photo, regarding inflexible type hierarchies, an economic system in line with fishing and searching marine animals, and widespread intertribal war which concerned slave raiding and head looking. This attention-grabbing textual content describes the methods of existence, in peace and conflict, of the coastal and inland peoples of this area.

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Receive these Colours from my hands as th most Sacred and Precious of all Pledges! ' The 'Regimental Colour' of the 9th Lancashire Rlfte Volunteer Corps, 1859. Sheet: red. Anna: white with six reel Ilona. Flags: blue wHh three gold wheataheavea and red with three gold Ilona and a blue heraldic label of three points. Scrolls (including that in the c:entnil device, reading 'ANNO DECIMO VICTORIAE REQINAE'): white with black letterlng, and the laurel leaves In their natural colour. Source: Crompton, W.

214. Like the Yeomanry discussed in Elite 77, the many regiment-; of Volunteers and Fencibles raised during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic \Vars adopted a ·wide range of devices on their colours. Some hore the arms of the individual most active in raising the unit. For example. c;sociation (raised in Caernarvonshire in 1799) hort' the family arms of Lord Newborough, their lit>utenam-colonel. Others displayed the anns of the regiment's patron. Regiments that bore the title 'Prince of Wales's', for example, invariably canied his badge of the three plumes and coronet.

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