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Perry Bellegarde ~ Assembly of First Nations
Amy

Perry Bellegarde is a Canadian First Nations and Métis activist and politician, who was elected as n… Read More

Gilbert Monture ~ Mohawk
Carol

Gilbert Clarence Monture, OC OBE (August 27, 1896 – June 19, 1973) was a Canadian civil servant. Read More

Mistahimaskwa ~ Cree
Amy

Big Bear, also known as Mistahimaskwa (c.1825 – 17 January 1888), was a Cree leader who played a piv… Read More

Patricia Monture-Angus ~ Mohawk
Carol

Patricia Monture-Angus (September 24, 1958 – November 17, 2010) was a Canadian Mohawk lawyer, activi… Read More

Evan Tlesla Àdams ~ Sliammon First Nation
Amy

Evan Tlesla Àdams (born November 15, 1966) is a Canadian actor, playwright and medical doctor. Read More

Alwyn Morris ~ Mohawk
Carol

Alwyn Morris, CM (born November 22, 1957) is a Canadian sprint kayaker who competed in the 1980s. Co… Read More

Gertrude Moltke Bernard ~ Mohawk
Amy

Gertrude Moltke Bernard, CM, also known as Anahareo, (June 18, 1906 – June 17, 1986) was a Mohawk wr… Read More

Flemish Bastard ~ Mohawk
Carol

Chief Canaqueese (Cangueese) was a Mohawk war chief and intercultural mediator who lived in the 17th… Read More

Tadodaho ~ Onondaga Nation
Amy

Tadodaho was a Native American and sachem of the Onondaga nation before the Deganawidah and Hiawatha… Read More

Four Mohawk Kings
Carol

The Four Indian Kings or Four Kings of the New World were three Mohawk chiefs of the Iroquois Confed… Read More

Shawn A-in-chut Atleo ~ Assembly of First Nations
Amy

Shawn A-in-chut Atleo is a former National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations in Canada. Read More

Ellen Gabriel ~ Mohawk
Carol

Ellen Gabriel (born 1959), also known as Katsitsakwas, is an Mohawk activist and artist from Kanehsa… Read More

David Ahenakew ~ Sandy Lake Indian Reserve
Amy

David Ahenakew (July 28, 1933 – March 12, 2010) was a Canadian First Nations politician, and former… Read More

James Gabriel ~ Mohawk
Carol

James Gabriel was Grand Chief of the Mohawk community at Kanesatake (located near Oka, Quebec) from… Read More

Thomas D. Green ~ Mohawk
Carol

Thomas Daniel Green (1848, Brantford, Ontario – 1935, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta) was an early Ca… Read More

Aatsista-Mahkan ~ Siksika First Nation
Amy

Aatsista-Mahkan or Running Rabbit (c. 1833 – probably 24 January 1911) was a chief of the Siksika Fi… Read More

Clay Hill ~ Mohawk
Carol

Clay Hill (born Clay Squire on May 17, 1976 in Hamilton, Ontario) is a professional box lacrosse pla… Read More

Thomas Charles Longboat ~ Onondaga
Amy

Cogwagee (Thomas Charles Longboat) (June 4, 1887 – January 9, 1949) was an Onondaga distance runner… Read More

Greg A. Hill ~ Mohawk
Carol

Greg A. Hill is a Canadian-born First Nations artist and curator. Read More

The game of Snowsnake
Amy

The game of Snowsnake is a Haudenosaunee winter game. This game is played between native communities… Read More

Kaniehtiio Horn ~ Mohawk
Carol

Kaniehtiio Horn (born c. 1986) is a Mohawk actress. She was nominated for a Gemini Award for her rol… Read More

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Clay Hill ~ Mohawk

Clay Hill (born Clay Squire on May 17, 1976 in Hamilton, Ontario) is a professional box lacrosse player. He
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Drum Beats of Native American

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