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The Land You’re On: Acknowledging the Haudenosaunee

This Research Guide is a companion to the Sound Beat: Access Audio series "The Land You’re On: Acknowledging the Haudenosaunee".

The Letter

A wealthy landowner's 1794 letter to the New York State Legislature proposes disbanding the Onondaga Reservation, citing "great inconveniences" to neighbors. This episode is the second of three centered around items from the Special Collections Research Center at Syracuse University Libraries.

1784 Treaty of Fort Stanwix

NYS Thruway Court Decision

Cazenovia Sunken Canoe