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Lenni Lenape

Len`ni-Len`a´pe (lĕn`nĭ-lĕn`ä´pã). n. pl.

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The Lenni Lenape also used the shells from quahogs (pronounced
The Lenni Lenape also used the shells from quahogs (pronounced co-hogs) and whelks, a type of snail, to make “wampum”.
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Lenni Lenape Native Americans – hangout nj – Lesson 2. TODAY WE ARE GOING TO LEARN A.
The Lenni-Lenape Indians
The Lenni-Lenape Indians. Truly Historic to Franklin Township. John Kraft, director of Lenape Lifeways.
The Unalachtigo of New Jersey

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Vera Cruz Jasper Mines Visited by Lenni Lenape
Jasper Park in Vera Cruz is named for a type of quartz rock, known as chalcedony or jasper, that was mined by the Lenni Lenape Indians for many uses, including arrowheads, scrapers, spear tips, knives and other tools.
Mystery Tour for Sept. 2
The Lenni-Lenape named the creek, translated to mean "catfish creek" or "stream of yellowish color." The road, which is home to this structure and plaque, at one time sat in a rural area of the township that was not heavily traveled.
Bridgeton 325 shines new light on "Bridgeton Impressions: 1686-1986" by
When I began the Bridgeton book, I did not feel that such a connection existed with the Lenni-Lenape people here. So that was another inspiration: to write about Lenni-Lenape history here,” Morita said.
Plans for 2nd annual Cohansey RiverFest and Bridgeton CrabFest undeterred by
RiverFest returns; second annual Bridgeton event on Aug. 27
Relocated from Sunset Lake, the Cohansey River kayak challenge races go off at 11:45 am, with the Naticoke Lenni Lenape Indian Dancers performing at noon.

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Lenape - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Scouts of '76: a tale of the revolutionary war", a 1924 book by Charles E.
Lenni Lenape
Facts for Kids: Lenni Lenape Indian Tribe (Delaware Indians
Information about the Delaware or Lenni Lenape Indians of New Jersey for students and teachers.
Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Indians of New Jersey
Official page of the tribe includes information about tribal history and the annual pow-wow.
Native People of NJ - Lenni-Lenape
Jun 6, 2000 American Local History Network page. New Jersey's Lenni-Lenape were part of the Algonquin nation.

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