What is squaw bread?
Squaw bread is a rye and molasses bread* that was developed by the combination of the Germans (the folks to whom most of my research pointed when trying to determine this) who immigrated to the US in the 1800's and the Native Americans near whom they lived.
When some of the Germans chose to move west they took with them seeds for rye and recipes from their homeland. They turned to the Native Americans for substitutions for the ingredients to which they no longer had access.
The word "squaw" which once meant "woman" has changed over the last couple of centuries and is now considered a serious insult. Some people, Native American and not, even believe it to mean "vagina", so though the entomology is not clear, think of the word "squaw" as you would any other racial insult. Because of this, the name of the bread is changing slowly. The new names that are being used for this bread are "Indian Princess Bread" and "Indian Maiden Bread."
*this bread is NOT the same as Indian Fry Bread.
Squaw bread is a bread that was developed by German immigrants to the United States as they found that some of the ingredients needed for their traditional rye breads were unavailable. Squaw bread then, is a variation of a whole rye bread. Rye grains are higher in carbohydrates but lower in protein. Additionally, rye breads are higher in fiber and have a better insulin response than whole wheat breads. Overall, both breads can be part… Read More
A squaw dance
Squaw is the correct spelling.
The word "squaw" is a pejorative term for a woman, wife; especially a Native American woman. It is a noun. "That squaw..." etc.
how did Squaw Valley Ca 93675 get it name
Start with Solomon's seal root and squaw vine herb.
The cast of An Up-to-Date Squaw - 1911 includes: Red Wing as The Indian Squaw
The cast of The Squaw and the Man - 1910 includes: Margarita Fischer as The Squaw Randolph Grey George Periolat
The first snowfall or heavy frost after Summer. You have to have Squaw Winter before you can have Indian Summer!
For the Squaw - 1911 was released on: USA: 21 June 1911
The 8th Winter Games were held in Squaw Valley in 1960.
The White Squaw - 1920 was released on: USA: May 1920
Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge was created in 1935.
Squaw is considered a pejorative, meaning the female sexual organ.
The cast of The White Squaw - 1908 includes: Red Wing
The Fate of a Squaw - 1914 was released on: USA: 18 July 1914
Percy and His Squaw - 1911 was released on: USA: 25 October 1911
The White Squaw - 1908 was released on: USA: 8 May 1908
The White Squaw - 1910 was released on: USA: 19 September 1910
The White Squaw - 1911 was released on: USA: 8 April 1911
The White Squaw - 1913 was released on: USA: 7 December 1913
The White Squaw - 1956 is rated/received certificates of: Finland:K-16
Starlight the Squaw - 1911 was released on: USA: 14 March 1911
The Squaw Path - 1967 was released on: USA: 1 May 1967
The Squaw and the Man - 1910 was released on: USA: 29 December 1910
A Squaw Man - 1912 was released on: USA: 5 June 1912
An Old Squaw on the Trail - 1903 was released on: USA: February 1903
The Pale Face Squaw - 1913 was released on: USA: November 1913
The area of Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge is 13.759 square kilometers.
The old squaw looked almost like a bird with all the feathers and colorful colors in her hair.
Partridge berry, squaw vine, squaw berry, checkerberry, deerberry, winter clover, twinberry, and hive vine.
The Squaw Man's Reward - 1913 was released on: USA: 26 June 1913
The Squaw Man's Sweetheart - 1912 was released on: USA: 29 June 1912
Silver Tail and His Squaw - 1911 was released on: USA: 2 September 1911
The Squaw Man's Son - 1917 was released on: USA: 26 July 1917
Don't know if there was more than one manufacturer for "Squaw Canoe" or not, but Rivers & Gilman Moulded Products, Inc. of Hampden Maine, manufactured an "Indian Brand Canoe" labeled as "Squaw Canoe". I believe they are out of business now.
Cow-boy and the Squaw - 1910 was released on: USA: 27 July 1910
Navajo Squaw Weaving Blanket - 1903 was released on: USA: November 1903
An Up-to-Date Squaw - 1911 was released on: USA: 20 September 1911
It is a Resort on Squaw Lake Minnesota.
lake Tahoe, California
The Squaw Man - 1931 was released on: USA: 5 September 1931 Portugal: 3 July 1933