Tuscarora


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Tuscarora

(təskərôr`ə): see Iroquois ConfederacyIroquois Confederacy
or Iroquois League
, North American confederation of indigenous peoples, initially comprising the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, and Seneca.
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Tuscarora

 

until the 1950’s, the name of the Kuril Depression. The depression was named for the océanographie vessel of an American expedition that from 1873 to 1876 conducted surveys of the projected route of the San Francisco-Yokohama underwater cable. The expedition discovered the depression, which is more than 8,000 m deep.

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Educators from the Tuscarora Indian School, part of the local Niagara Wheat-field Central School District, requested the university's help in creating a state certification process for teaching indigenous languages (an effort all parties continue to work toward).
Tuscarora did it, he notes, without one dollar financed by the government.
American viewpoints, providing an in-depth look at the reluctance of Tuscarora King Hancock to wage war and the enthusiasm for it exhibited by his ally, Core Tom.
One of the dominant Tuscarora chieftains was known as King Hancock.
The Tuscarora project has the potential to yield a sizable geothermal project, and will be developed in phases with the first phase being 16 MW," Ormat Technologies CEO Dita Bronicki said.
Tuscarora had gone 19 races without success before Winston took over the reins at Wolverhampton last month.
Being a member of the Onondaga Nation, raised on the Tuscarora Reservation, I am sure I looked attractive to the selection committee, but I immediately replied that I had no poems in either Onondaga or Tuscarora, beyond occasional words or phrases in the middle of poems composed otherwise entirely in English.
Ted Williams is a writer, an artist, and an elder from the Tuscarora tribe in the Iroquois nation in New York State.
Louise Bunch, from Corby, who designs and develops new packaging solutions for SCA Packaging Tuscarora in Northampton, trained with MGTS in Stoke for 18 months, under training co-ordinator Bill Loose.
SCA was well positioned to take advantage of a favored buyer position after Georgia-Pacific took over Fort James and the acquisition of Tuscarora in particular looks to have been extremely timely.
He produced another sparkling nap yesterday when TUSCARORA (9-1) won at Wolverhampton.