Narragansett Tribe

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Fort Ninigret - History
... But around 1620, many Niantic people (cousins and allies of the larger Narragansett Tribe) settled at this place—growing corn, making wampum (shell beads used ... Island, but a reservation encompassing much of today’s Charlestown was set aside for the tribe ... Many Narragansetts had joined Ninigret’s people for safety, and soon the name Niantic fell out of use ...
Great Swamp Fight - Battle
... a confederation of neighboring Indian tribes ... Island was spared at the beginning as the Narragansett remained officially neutral ... about 150 Pequot and Mohegan Natives against the Narragansett people living around Narragansett Bay ...

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    Public speaking is done in the public tongue, the national or tribal language; and the language of our tribe is the men’s language. Of course women learn it. We’re not dumb. If you can tell Margaret Thatcher from Ronald Reagan, or Indira Gandhi from General Somoza, by anything they say, tell me how. This is a man’s world, so it talks a man’s language.
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