With tag: abenaki
Vermont Recognizes Abenaki
ceremony outside the Statehouse Monday, Gov. Peter Shumlin
signed a bill recognizing the Missisquoi band from the Swanton area and the
Koasek band from the Newbury area.
Vermont Recognizes Two Abenaki Tribes
By John Dillon
After years of fighting to be recognized, some members of the Abenaki Indian community have been officially acknowledged in Vermont.
Governor Peter Shumlin signed bills on Friday that grants state recognition to the Elnu Abenaki and the Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk Abenaki
Senate Approves Abenaki Recognition
By Bob Kinzel
Vermont Senate has unanimously approved legislation that's designed to expand
state recognition to various Bands of the Abenaki Indian tribe. Supporters
of the bill say it will allow the Bands to take full advantage of a variety of