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Gayanerekowa ‘The Great Good’

Artist representation of the first Grand Council where the original Five Nations united (courtesy of John Fadden)

Great Law of Peace | The Great Law of Peace

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Dekanawida and the Great Peace by Artist Steve Simon

Story of the Great Peace and the Iroquois Confederation set to the painting and narration of oil painter Steve Simon

Great Law of Peace | Great Law Of Peace It was reported to be made of

Great Law of Peace | Great Law Of Peace It was reported to be made of

On June an Onondaga sachem gave John Hancock an Iroquois name at Independence Hall.

Did you know?  The US Constitution was based on the Iroquois' Great Law of Peace.

The US Constitution was based on the Iroquois' Great Law of Peace.

The Cherry Valley massacre was an attack by British and Iroquois forces on a fort and the village of Cherry Valley in eastern New York on November 11, 1778, during the American Revolutionary War. It has been described as one of the most horrific frontier massacres of the war.[1] A mixed force of Loyalists, British soldiers, Seneca and Mohawks descended on Cherry Valley During the raid, the Seneca in particular targeted non-combatants,

11 11 1778 The Cherry Valley Massacre. A group of British and Seneca forces attacked Alden Fort.

"The British are coming,The British are coming."

Illustration: “The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere.” Credit: National Archives’ Pictures of the Revolutionary War — Beginnings in New England, Wikimedia Commons. Bloody News: Battles of Lexington & Concord Begin April 1775

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