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    The Mohawk Indian tribe was one of the original members of the Iroquois Confederation, or Kanonsionni in their own language ("people of the longhouse.") The other member nations were the the Seneca, the Oneida, the Cayuga, and the Onondaga. Later a sixth tribe, the Tuscarora, joined the confederacy. Today these long-term allies refer to themselves as the Haudenosaunee or Six Nations.
    Some Mohawk people still live in New York today, but most Mohawks retreated to Canada in the 1700's.
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    York state. They existed before the 1600's when the Dutch explorers came to America. No one exactly knows when their tribe arose. when the The name
    The Mohawk Indian tribe was one of the original members of the Iroquois Confederation, or Kanonsionni in their own language ("people of the longhouse.") The other member nations were the the Seneca, the Oneida, the Cayuga, and the Onondaga. Later a sixth tribe, the Tuscarora, joined the confederacy. Today these long-term allies refer to themselves as the Haudenosaunee or Six Nations.
    Some Mohawk people still live in New York today, but most Mohawks retreated to Canada in the 1700's.
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    "Answers." The World's Leading Q&A Site.
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    "Mohawk Indian Tribe History."
    <http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/tribes/mohawk/mohawkhist.htm>.

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  4. page home edited ... The Mohawks are original people of New York state. The name Mohawk is pronounced "mo-hawk…
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    The Mohawks are original people of New York state. The name Mohawk is pronounced "mo-hawk." It comes from a name their Algonquin enemies used to call them, meaning "man-eaters." In their own language, the Mohawk people call themselves Kanienkehaka, which means "people of the flint."
    The Mohawk Indian tribe was one of the original members of the Iroquois Confederation, or Kanonsionni in their own language ("people of the longhouse.") The other member nations were the the Seneca, the Oneida, the Cayuga, and the Onondaga. Later a sixth tribe, the Tuscarora, joined the confederacy. Today these long-term allies refer to themselves as the Haudenosaunee or Six Nations.
    Some Mohawk people still live in New York today, but most Mohawks retreated to Canada in the 1700's.
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  5. page Tools and Weapons edited Tools and Weapons ... fishing poles. In war, Mohawk men ... spears and shields. shields w…

    Tools and Weapons
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    fishing poles. In war, Mohawk men
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    spears and shields.shields when in war. Other important
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    included stone adzes (hand axes for woodworking),adzes, flint knives for skinning animals,skinning, and wooden hoesrakes for farming.
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    skilled woodworkers, steamingboiling wood so
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    make curved tools. Some Iroquois artisans still make lacrosse sticks this way today.tools such as axes, rakes, and knives.
    {iroquois5.jpg} A Mohawk War Club
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  6. page Military edited Mohawk Military ... Oneida, and Cayuga Cayuga. Before the ... the Mohawks sometimes from…

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    Oneida, and CayugaCayuga. Before the
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    the Mohawks sometimesfrom time to time fought with
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    once the alliancetruce was formed they were loyalpeaceful to each
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    eastern tribes, particularlymostly the Wabanaki
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    Mohican bands. TheAlso, the Mohawks also traded with their neighbors, exchanging corn and woodcraftswood for furs
    {iroquois3.jpg} A Mohawk War Symbol
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  7. page Language edited Their Language ... is a complex hard to learn language with ... are unlike the sounds i…

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    are unlike the sounds in English. If you'd likeyou want to know
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    means 'thank you.' You can also read a Mohawk picture glossary here and listen to the spoken language here. you'.
    {mohawk7.jpg} The Mohawk Flag
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  8. page home edited ... The Mohawks are original people of New York state. The name Mohawk is pronounced "mo-hawk…
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    The Mohawks are original people of New York state. The name Mohawk is pronounced "mo-hawk." It comes from a name their Algonquin enemies used to call them, meaning "man-eaters." In their own language, the Mohawk people call themselves Kanienkehaka, which means "people of the flint."
    The Mohawk Indian tribe was one of the original members of the Iroquois Confederation, or Kanonsionni in their own language ("people of the longhouse.") The other member nations were the the Seneca, the Oneida, the Cayuga, and the Onondaga. Later a sixth tribe, the Tuscarora, joined the confederacy. Today these long-term allies refer to themselves as the Haudenosaunee or Six Nations.
    {american_indians_chief_o.jpg} A Mohawk Leader {Cheyenne_medicine_man.jpg} A Mohawk Ritual {bannock-indians-500.jpg} Later Mohawks {indians-horses.jpg} The Mohawk Edging Near War {Cheyenne_medicine_man.jpg} {bannock-indians-500.jpg} {indians-horses.jpg}
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  9. page home edited ... The Mohawks are original people of New York state. The name Mohawk is pronounced "mo-hawk…
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    The Mohawks are original people of New York state. The name Mohawk is pronounced "mo-hawk." It comes from a name their Algonquin enemies used to call them, meaning "man-eaters." In their own language, the Mohawk people call themselves Kanienkehaka, which means "people of the flint."
    The Mohawk Indian tribe was one of the original members of the Iroquois Confederation, or Kanonsionni in their own language ("people of the longhouse.") The other member nations were the the Seneca, the Oneida, the Cayuga, and the Onondaga. Later a sixth tribe, the Tuscarora, joined the confederacy. Today these long-term allies refer to themselves as the Haudenosaunee or Six Nations.
    {american_indians_chief_o.jpg} {Cheyenne_medicine_man.jpg} {bannock-indians-500.jpg} {indians-horses.jpg} A Mohawk Leader {Cheyenne_medicine_man.jpg} A Mohawk Ritual {bannock-indians-500.jpg} Later Mohawks {indians-horses.jpg} The Mohawk Edging Near War
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  10. page Houses edited Mohawk Indian Homes ... ceremonial purposes. The Today, Mohawks live in modern normal h…

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    ceremonial purposes. TheToday, Mohawks live in modernnormal houses and apartment buildings, just like you.apartments.
    {cayuga4.jpg} A Mohawk Indian's Longhouse
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