DSCF2832  Visitors at the Echoes of a Proud Nation Pow Wow 2015

DSCN5629 Kahnawà:ke Fun Fair 2015

cow postcardBlast from the past

]pre-seaway arialBehind the St. Francis Xavier Mission – before the installation of the St. Lawrence Seaway

large church exteriorBlast from the past

river rd 1913Blast from the past

tour bus picture A tour of Kahnawà:ke, many years ago.

train bridge before seawayThe community before the installation of the St. Lawrence Seaway.

DSCF2822 Echoes of a Proud Nation Pow Wow 2015

DSCF2815 Kahnawà:ke Tourism at Aboriginal First Nations Conference – Montreal 2015

Fun Fair 01 Fun Fair – Summer 2015

DSCF2829 Tourism Booth at the Echoes of a Proud Nation Pow Wow 2015

DSCN5858 Historic Iroquois Mixed Choir CD Launch “The Seven Last Words” recorded in 1955 and Exhibition – December 6, 2015.

i4Iroquois Mixed Choir in 1950’s

i2 More photos of the Iroquois Mixed Choir

DSCN5870 - Copy - Copy Mr. Bernadin Houle, the organist for the Iroquois Mixed Choir, was honored for his dedication to the choir for more than 60 years.  Mr. Houle, at 93 years old, still plays the organ for the Mohawk Choir every Sunday and during funerals at the St. Francis Xavier Mission.

1940 Entrance to the Palisade of the Long House Village Caughnawaga Chief Poking Fire Indian Village – a popular tourist attraction back in the day!

1930 Kateri Hospital Kateri Memorial Hospital.  This hospital has since been replaced by a new modern facility and is currently under construction adding more space to the existing hospital.