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see AbnakiAbnaki
or Abenaki
, Native North Americans of the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American languages). The name Abnaki was given to them by the French; properly it should be Wabanaki,
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Disputes concerning damage to English property or depletion of Abenaki subsistence were usually resolved at the annual frontier conference scheduled every October during peacetime.
Gswintow8ganal, means "Honor Songs" in the Abenaki language, and the tracks pay homage to important people and events in Native American culture.
All our multi-play offshore holdings are at various stages in the exploration and development cycle and we are indeed fortunate to be one of the few operators offshore Nova Scotia involved in every play type in this basin, with our deepwater 'Mayflower' block turbidite plays, our shallow water 'Marquis' Abenaki reef plays and our shallow water 'Marauder', 'Marconi' and 'Mariner' Cretacous plays.
Moving from north to south, Calloway begins with two mission villages: Odanak, where Abenakis in Canada sought to stay neutral despite the British occupation of their village; and Stockbridge, a Protestant mission in western Massachusetts that included Mahicans, Wappingers, and Housatonics who fought for the American cause.
In Dawnland, Joseph Bruchac presents a novelized version Abenaki traditional stories.
The "Marquis Project" lands are located approximately 20 kilometres northwest of Sable Island and approximately 25 kilometres northeast of EnCana's Deep Panuke Abenaki reef natural gas discovery.
The program sterilized people, including many Abenaki Indians deemed to be "degenerates.
There was also another surprise in store, this time for Aboriginal people, as an Abenaki youth was elected in the northern riding of Abitibi-Est.
As Wabi gets bigger, he is drawn to the Abenaki Indian people who live nearby, especially to a certain young girl, Dojihla.
He was retained by Abenaki Nation member Roger Obonsawin, president of the 01 Group of Companies, to analyze the government's proposal.
In her chapter on the Abenaki she emphasizes that this northeastern Amerindian nation, a group often overlooked by Canadian historians, were the "most important of the French allies" (p.
When asked today in Denver, Colorado about other Canadian Superior East Coast activities, Greg Noval, Canadian Superior's President and CEO, confirmed while speaking at the Enercom Oil and Gas Conference that, "Canadian Superior and El Paso are proceeding ahead with a targeted high-resolution 3D Seismic Survey on their 'Marquis' Abenaki reef prospect, commencing next month in early September.