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FORT ODANAK, 1704-1759 — THE SEARCH FOR TRACES OF A FORTIFIED ABENAKI VILLAGE

FORT ODANAK, 1704-1759 — THE SEARCH FOR TRACES OF A FORTIFIED ABENAKI VILLAGE

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March 1, 2020 to April 30, 2020

As part of Online events

La Vitrine Book

Creator(s): Musée des Abénakis

Discover the history of Fort Odanak, an Abenaki fortified village built in 1704 on the Saint-François River. Relive the fascinating history of this Fort, unique in North America and learn about the conflicts that led Abenaki groups to settle at Odanak. Explore the physical remains of the fort being uncovered by archaeological excavations and experience steps taken by a team of archaeologists and young Abenaki in their quest to discover the different ways of life once lived at the Fort.