American Indians of New York

Books about American Indians of New York

  • 970 - History of North America
  • 973 - History of the United States
  • 974 - History of the Northeastern United States
  • 398.2 - Folklore, Legends and Trickster Tales



Native American Facts for Kids: Resources on American Indians for Children and Teachers

Map Original inhabitants of New York State
Longhouse Iroquois tribes of New York State: 
Cayuga, Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca, Mohawk and Tuscarora
Image Algonquian tribes of New York State:
Mohicans (Mahicans, Stockbridge and Wappingers),
Munsee Delawares, Mohegan (Pequot, Montauk,
Niantic, and Metoac)







 Additional Resources

  • Carnegie Museum of Natural History: American Indians of the Natural World
    • The Iroquois of the Northeast
  • First Americans: Dinè, Muscogee, Tlingit, Lakota, Iroquois
    • Iroquois Confederacy - includes information on land, food, housing, a story, and the Haudenosaunee Flag.
  • U.S. History Images: Native American Tribes
  • Native American Website by Mr. Burger's 7th Grade students
    • Mohawk
    • Iroquois
  • A Mohawk Iroquois Village: An Exhibit at the New York State Museum
  • Royal Ontario Museum - Online Activities:Iroquoian Longhouse
  • The Longhouse
  • Iroquois Clothing
  • National Museum of American Indians
  • Smithsonian Institution Collection Search Center (contains drawings, photos, etc.)


  • Iroquois Nation Web Quest
  • Iroquois/Algonquain Web Quest


  •  American Indian Resource Directory