Ganondagan Festival Smoke dance champion Heath Hill, Oneida - Photo Alex Hamer
Alex Hamer
Ganondagan, (ga·NON·da·gan) a site of a former traditional Seneca village that is located southeast of Rochester, NY recently held their 25th annual Music and Dance Festival...
Akwesasne Men Singer’s group - Strawberry Festival - Alex Hamer
Alex Hamer
In a celebration of renewal, and the season in which the first strawberry begins to ripen, the Kanatsiohareke (Ga-na-joe-ha-LAY-gay), Mohawk Community celebrated the beautiful red ...
Smoke Dancer Iroquois Girl - by Cliff Matias
Cliff Matias
New York's largest pow wow lived up its reputation as dancers from across the country attended the Veterans pow wow on the Seneca Allegany Reserve in Western New York in July...
Brian Daffron
The Iroquois Indian Museum, located in Howes Cave, New York, uses a bear in its logo and imagery as a symbol of good medicine...
Vincent Schilling
Iroquois Nation leaders, clan mothers and other tribal members gathered in Washington, DC on Monday to renew a 222-year-old treaty between the U.S...
Vincent Schilling
Soon after the arrival of Columbus, detailed descriptions of the inventions of Indigenous Peoples began to make their way back to Europe...
Ed Rice

The stated mission of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, in Cooperstown, New York, is “to preserve history, honor excellence and connect generations.” It fails on all three counts where Native American players and history are concerned....

Alex Jacobs
As European explorers and Native chiefs set-up the translation protocol of their meetings, in the background, sailors and warriors would check out each other’s tattoos and piercing...
The Muscogee (Creek) Nation will welcome ambassadors of the Iroquois Nationals lacrosse organization to Creek Country from February 16 to 18...