Haudenosaunee http://wrvo.org en Two Row Wampum campaign took message throughout New York state http://wrvo.org/post/two-row-wampum-campaign-took-message-throughout-new-york-state <p></p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 21:55:30 +0000 Ellen Abbott 42909 at http://wrvo.org Two Row Wampum campaign took message throughout New York state Two Row Wampum Campaign begins symbolic trip over New York's waterways http://wrvo.org/post/two-row-wampum-campaign-begins-symbolic-trip-over-new-yorks-waterways <p>The Haudenosaunee's Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign has taken to the waterways of New York state. Paddlers have begun a canoe trip that will take them from the Onondaga Nation, through Albany and to the United Nations in New York City, as part of an education and advocacy strategy about this region's Native Americans.<br><br>The campaign marks the 400th anniversary of the Two Row Wampum, the first treaty between the Haudenosaunee and Dutch settlers in New York state.<br> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 09:36:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 40519 at http://wrvo.org Two Row Wampum Campaign begins symbolic trip over New York's waterways Year-long celebration of Two Row Wampum begins http://wrvo.org/post/year-long-celebration-two-row-wampum-begins <p>This week begins a year long campaign in New York that focuses on the Two Row Wampum, a treaty between the Haudenosaunee, also known as the Iroquois Nation, and some of the first settlers of New York state. The idea is educate, advocate, and create a better relationship Native Americans and New Yorkers. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:58:36 +0000 Ellen Abbott 33163 at http://wrvo.org Year-long celebration of Two Row Wampum begins New Native American museum to highlight Great Law of Peace http://wrvo.org/post/new-native-american-museum-highlight-great-law-peace <p>What used to be the Sainte Marie Among the Iroquois Museum on Onondaga Lake will be transformed into a new kind of museum in the next year. The new Great Law of Peace Educational Center will tell the story of upstate New York's Native Americans, from their point of view. Fri, 28 Dec 2012 21:27:28 +0000 Ellen Abbott 31168 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga Lake dredging stirs up controversy with Onondaga Nation http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-lake-dredging-stirs-controversy-onondaga-nation <p>The Onondaga Nation is not happy with the breadth of the Honeywell Corporation&#39;s plan to dredge and cap polluted sediment at the bottom of Onondaga Lake.</p><p>This $451 million plan will dredge an estimated two million cubic yards of toxic material from 185 acres out of the 3,000-acre lake bottom, and cap 14-percent of the lake bottom, to keep toxic chemicals underground. Thu, 14 Jun 2012 13:36:35 +0000 Ellen Abbott 20922 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga Lake dredging stirs up controversy with Onondaga Nation Repatriation: Wampum beads return to the Onondaga Nation http://wrvo.org/post/repatriation-wampum-beads-return-onondaga-nation <p>&nbsp;Some sacred and cultural objects of the Onondaga Nation and the Haudenosaunee Confederacy are back where they belong, after languishing for years in the Onondaga Historical Association in Syracuse. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 18:32:04 +0000 Ellen Abbott 20815 at http://wrvo.org Repatriation: Wampum beads return to the Onondaga Nation