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The Oneida (Indian Nations (Austin, Tex.).) by L. Gordon McLester

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Published by Raintree .
Written in English


  • Juvenile literature,
  • Social life and customs,
  • History,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Sociology,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • People & Places - United States - Native American,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Oneida Indians,
  • Indians of North America

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9686194M
ISBN 100817254579
ISBN 109780817254575

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The Oneida Creation Story is the oldest tradition of the Onyota’aka (People of the Standing Stone) and is one of the greatest pieces of oral literature of Native North America. Oneida Community, also called Perfectionists, or Bible Communists, utopian religious community that developed out of a Society of Inquiry established by John Humphrey Noyes and some of his disciples in Putney, Vt., U.S., in As new recruits arrived, the society turned into a socialized community. Noyes had experienced a religious conversion during a revival in , when he was 20 years old. As told by Amos Christjohn Long ago, before there was any land here there was water all over, the only things were the creatures that lived in the water and the birds that flew above the waters. Now, further above there was land which was called the Sky World and there were people living there, but these people had supernatural powers.   VERONA, N.Y. – The Oneida Indian Nation is releasing a new book based on a myth that has been passed down for generations, called “The Legend of How the Bear Lost His Tail.” The text is written in the Oneida Indian Nation’s native language, and is also available in an English translation.