Penobscot Nation Museum (Indian Island)
The Penobscot Nation Museum, located at 12 Down Street, is housed in the old Indian Agent’s
Women In Penobscot History
It is said that when Gluscap first came into this land of the Wabanaki, next to sunrise, he "came from nothing."
Penawahpskewi Indian Nation
We, the Penobscot people, are indigenous to Penobscot watershed. We are included in the term
The Legend of the Bear Family – Penobscot Lore
The story concerning the Bear family was revealed through a descendant of the original hero of the following tale. He owned a very old powder horn bearing an incised representation of his mother, who
History & Causes of the King George’s War
What were the causes of the King George's War? The causes of the French and Indian wars, battles and conflicts, including the Queen Anne's War, were generally because of the colonization of North
Native Languages of the Abenaki
Abnaki-Penobscot is an Algonquian language still spoken in Canada by a few Western Abenaki
Native Languages of the Maliseet
Maliseet-Passamaquoddy is an Algonquian language with two major
Lobelia cardinalis (syn. L. fulgens, cardinal flower) is a species of Lobelia native to the
Penobscot Fry Bread
Combine the first 5 ingredients.
Heat pan and add oil or butter, which ever you want to use.
Pour the batter in and fry 'em up.
Ball & Triangle Game
A traditional toy used by Penobscot children consisted of a stiff piece of birch bark cut into a triangular shape, with a hole in the center.
Little Pines Game
Natives of the Eastern Forest traditionally make dancing dolls from varieties of evergreen trees such as Norway Pine and White Pine. Early in the 1900's, Frances Densmore describes these dolls, made
Old John Neptune ~ Panawahpskek
Old John Neptune was born July 22, 1767. He is sometimes known by his Penobscot name,
Louis Francis Sockalexis ~ Penobscot
Louis Francis Sockalexis (October 24, 1871 – December 24, 1913), nicknamed The Deerfoot of the Diamond, was an American baseball