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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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tribes, with particular attention paid to the Passamaquoddy, the most
Jesse Walter Fewkes Collection of Passamaquoddy cylinder recordings (AFC 1972/003), Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.
The University of Maine System Board of Trustees created the waivers in 1934 for four students from the Penobscot and Passamaquoddy to fulfill its mission to serve local populations as a land-grant institution, Mitchell says.
The first part-the articles of peace and agreement--was signed by the Mi'kmaq, Maliseet, Passamaquoddy and Penobscot delegates and intended to guide their future relations with British colonies.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 2, 2015-Monarch America signs Letter of Intent with Passamaquoddy Tribe in Maine for marijuana cultivation facility
Maine's Passamaquoddy and Micmac nations also are interested in cannabis.
After American independence in 1783, smuggling developed at the edges of the United States at places like Passamaquoddy Bay, St.
The view that communities other than reserves should be recognized as being capable of recognizing Aboriginal identity is strengthened in the Atlantic region by the historical record which suggests that some Aboriginal people including the Passamaquoddy were simply 'forgotten' in the registration scheme, and by the existence of established organizations that already represent off-reserve urban Aboriginal populations, including in the context of treaty negotiations, such as the Manitoba Metis Federation mentioned above, and in the Maritime context, the New Brunswick Aboriginal Peoples Council and the Native Councils of Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia.
The same impulse was at work in Joint Tribal Council of the Passamaquoddy Tribe v.
Leon Sockbeson II, a Passamaquoddy fashion designer, has designed a beadwork pattern for the lapels and epaulets, which is yet to be beaded.