Descendants of the Tongva look to their past

The Tongva, also called the “Gabrielinos” by early settlers who — according to the Glendale Historical Society website — would name native tribes after the nearest Mission, were skilled in fishing and made medicinal use of local plants. They had complex social and political systems and the Glendale hillsides where they lived haven’t changed much today.

Read more: http://www.glendalenewspress.com/opinion/tn-gnp-1015-intersections-descendants-of-the-tongva-look-to-their-past,0,2555607.story

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