Essays Tagged: "Hiawatha"

The Onondaga Indians and there way of life

ls to represent that the Onondaga are known as the People of the Hills. When reading the Ayonwatha (Hiawatha) Belt, the Onondagaono are located at the center of the belt. If looking at the Ayonwatha B ...

(4 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


the mid-1300's. This agreement was fostered by two great Iroquois leaders of history known to us as Hiawatha, (not the Hiawatha of Longfellows' poetry), and Dekanaweda. They brought together the Five ...

(6 pages) 44 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The First American Literature From Different Persp

tled in communal longhouses. Most of the elements of the sociogonic perspective come from Legend of Hiawatha focusing on the theme of peace. Peacemaker, a reincarnation of Good Twin, Deganawidah, taug ...

(5 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Navajos and the Iroquis

of the League of the Iroquois. This story begins with an Onondaga chieftain known as Hayenwatha or Hiawatha, who had lost three daughters. Some of the traditions attributed their deaths to the evil p ... quois culture demands that to appease the spirits of loved ones you must take the life of an enemy. Hiawatha chooses not to do so and broke the cycle of violence. Both of these tales of creation seem ...

(3 pages) 4 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers