4 edition of Languages and lore of the Long Island Indians found in the catalog.
Languages and lore of the Long Island Indians
Bibliography: p. 203-207.
|Statement||edited by Gaynell Stone Levine and Nancy Bonvillain.|
|Series||Readings in Long Island archaeology and ethnohistory ;, v. 4|
|Contributions||Stone, Gaynell., Bonvillain, Nancy.|
|LC Classifications||E78.N7 L33|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 320 p. :|
|Number of Pages||320|
|LC Control Number||81187273|
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Their name for themselves means “those who speak Kwakwala.” Although the name Kwakiutl is often applied to all the peoples of that group, it is the name of only one band of Kwakwaka’wakw.When European settlers first came to Long Island in the early ’s, they found the island inhabited by Native Americans of the Algonquian group, loosely divided into bands, grouped together into a confederacy under the leadership of the Montauk Sachem, who was considered to be the ruler from Montauk to the western end of the island.Sayville History, Long Island History.
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