Festivals
Reservations
Wampum
Kinzua Dam
Grab Bag
100
This festival was to give thanks to the maple itself for yeilding its sweet waters, and for the Great Spirit for the gift of the maple.
What is the Maple Festival?
100
This Seneca Reservation is located in parts of three counties,Cattaraugus,Erie, and Chautauqua.
What is the Cattaraugus Reservation?
100
The two colors of most wmapum.
What are purple and white?
100
The Kinzua Dam was built in this state.
What is Pennsylvania?
100
Town whose name means "beautiful valley between the hills."
What is Gowanda?
200
The festival named after this fruit was for thanksgiving for the fruit of the season?
What is the strawberry?
200
A reservation in Niagara County is primarily populated by people from this Haudenosaunee nation.
What is Tuscarora?
200
Two figures holding hands symbolizes this.
What is friendship,or peace?
200
The Kinzua Dam was built for flood control of this river.
What is the Allegheny?
200
Boarding School on the Cattaraugus Reservation which closed in 1957.
What is the Thomas Indian School?
300
This festival was an invitation to theGrat Spirit to bless the seeds.
What is the Planting Festival?
300
1/3 of this reservation was flooded when the Kinzua Dam was built?
What is Allegany?
300
On the Hiawatha Belt,this nation is represented by the white tree.
What is Onondaga?
300
The Senecas appealed to this president to stop construction of the Kinzua Dam, but he rejected their appeal.
Who is John F. Kennedy?
300
As a justification for boarding schools, Richard Henry Pratt said "Kill the Indian, save this."
What is the man?
400
This festival is thanksgiving for the ripening of the harvests.
What is the Green Corn Festival?
400
This reservation is located near Cuba, New York.
What is Oil Springs?
400
This nation is not shown on the Hiawatha Belt.
What is the Tuscarora?
400
One of the two "resettlement areas, created after the flooding of Indian land.
What is Steamburg,or Jimersontown?
400
The only city in the United States located in a Reservation.
What is Salamanca, New York?
500
This festival signifies the 'Supreme Belief?"
What is the Midwinter or New Year's Festival?
500
The international border between these two countries runs through Akwasasne.
What are the United States and Canada?
500
This wampum is depicted by two parallel purple lines on a white background.
What is the Two Row Wampum?
500
The building of the Kinzua Dam was a violation of this treaty, which promised Senecas "free use and enjoyment of their lands."
What is tne Treaty of Canandagua?
500
Richard Henry Pratt started this boarding school in Pennsylvania, attended by Jim Thorpe.
What is Carlisle?
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