Akwesasne history and art
The collection and shop both feature Mohawk black ash splint basketry. Other media include beadwork, leatherwork, featherwork, pottery, paintings and carvings.
At a glance
- Began with the founding of a library in 1971, in order to curb the dropout rate in the community
- Cultural classes started in 1972 and donations to the center began the museum collections
- The board of directors, and the staff of the library and museum are Akwesasne Mohawk community members
321 State Rte 37Hogansburg , NY 13655
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