Rings and Stone Circles
"Native peoples would hold the
cover of the teepee to the ground by placing stones around the bottom.
The teepee was set to allow several inches of the cover to lie on the ground."
Tipi, p. 44.
Cole (eds.), Historical Atlas of Canada: Volume 1 from the beginning
to 1800, Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press 1987, Plate #10.
top of page.