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September 23, 2005

Earth lodges are dome shaped dwellings

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Earth lodges are dome shaped dwellings similar to pithouses but generally much larger

Earth Lodge

Earth lodges are dome shaped dwellings similar to pithouses
but generally much larger. Earth lodges are about 40 feet in diameter
and had a central fire pit with a smoke hole. Some of the plains tribes
lived in earth lodges, at least part of the year.

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