Cornell Notes. Don’t write everything! Main ideas, events, and people Wait until end of each slide Use phrases, not full sentences Use abbreviations and symbols. Walam Olum. “The Red Record”. Walam Olum Background. Composed on birch bark Walam: painted
“The Red Record”
Composed on birch bark
Olum: notched stick or engraved piece of wood
Written in pictographs
Pictograph: drawings that represent words and ideas
Comprised of 3 books/cantos and 186 symbols
Relates the history, legends, and mythology of the Lenape Native Americans (Delaware)
Hypothesize as to why this was not found as a hoax for 150 years.
Imagine the impact of this incident on the Lenape people.