A study of the Iroquois Native American tribe from the Eastern seaboard of the United States.
” The Iroquois is a tribe of the Eastern Woodland Indians. The Iroquois is one tribe that is separated into five groups. These groups are called , Seneca , Cayuga , Onondagas , Oneida , and Mohawk. In the eighteenth century Tuscarora became another one of the five groups. Those are the six Iroquoian tribe groups. The Iroquois Indians are located in the northern part of New York. They are also located by one of the Great Lakes , Lake Superior. Being near Lake Superior can help the tribe. The men can go fishing or hunting. This helps get food. Indians The Iroquois Indians lived in long house. The house name is called “longhouse.” The longhouse held up to six to seven families at one time. In the longhouses the Iroquois held meeting about making “peace.” In a s peace conference they would pick male sachems , or peace chief.”