Adirondack Tribe

Adirondack Indians, Adirondack First Nation (Mohawk: Hatiroñ′ăks, they eat trees , a name given in allusion to the eating of the bark of trees in time of famine. Hewitt). The Algonquian tribes North of the St. Lawrence River with which the Iroquois were acquainted, particularly those along Ottawa and St Maurice Rivers , who were afterward settled at Three Rivers and Oka, Quebec, Canada. Jefferys in 1761 seems to apply the term to the Chippewa.


Collection:
Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906.

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  1. the interest of The Native American Indian has brought me To New Mexico., but with a little help a program on the subject Takes me back To the Native Indian of The Adirondacks Mountain., always have good updates., The Journey Continues……

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