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Image from a Narragansett Indian Powwow in August, c. 1970. This event is the oldest recorded powwow in North America. It is the most important gathering of the Narragansett Indians and evidence that the tribe never disbanded despite efforts of the…


Image of Indian Church c. 1970, Charlestown off Route 2. This church was built in 1859 to replace the original wooden church from 1750. Arson destroyed the roof and interior in 1993 and was rebuilt in 1996 to the same specifications.Rhode Island…

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