Native American Indian Facts

American Indian Food Facts

Indian girl carrying corn
Indian Girl Holding Corn


Historically Native Americans obtained the food they ate through farming, hunting, fishing, and gathering. How they obtained food and what foods they ate was largely determined by the regions they inhabited. On this page is a list of interesting facts about this aspect of Native American Indian culture; including what foods Native Americans ate and how they obtained their food. This information is written for both kids and adults.

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Native American Indian Farming for Food

Native American Indian Hunting for Food

Native American Indian Fishing for Food

Native American Indian Food Gathering