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Term: Iroquois League, or Confederacy

Definition:

term used by white writers for the alliance of the Oneida, Mohawk, Cayuga, Onondaga, and Seneca nations who called themselves the Haudenosaunee, or "People of the Long House."

View pictures relating to Iroquois Indians at Wisconsin Historical Images.

[Source: Loew, Patty. Indian Nations of Wisconsin (Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2001).]
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