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Extended Interview: G. Peter Jemison on the Longhouse

Clip: 10/30/2018 | 4m 41s

Seneca faithkeeper Pete Jemison speaks on how the longhouse was constructed and what it means to the Haudenosaunee people. The longhouse in which he is interviewed is a reconstruction based on an 17 or 18th century building that was excavated nearby. It is a home and also a place to house councils and ceremonial events.

Aired: 10/30/18

Rating: NR

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