By: Allison Slate and Lauren Hammond Arrived between 12,000- 70,000 years ago Onondaga Central New York State The Earth on Turtles Back Wife of chief had a dream about uprooting tree. Chief thought it was important ; he uprooted the tree. Wife fell in the hole where the tree was, and the animals saved her by putting the Earth on the turtle’s back. Modoc Oregon and northern California When Grizzlies Walked Upright Tells how the birds were created Navajo Navajo Reserve: Arizona, Utah, and New Mexico. The Navajo Origin Legend Tells that humans came from corn, buckskin, and feathers. Iroquois Northeastern United States The Iroquois Constitution Great Peace: Eagle, tree, and fire. Dekanawidah: Great leader, fair, hardworking Famous explorer 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue! Studied mapmaking Queen Isabella supported journey King and Queen of Spain financed his journey Columbus rule land he found 10% of all wealth of lands Journal of the First Voyage to America Wrote it to describe what the New World was like Pilgrims Religious reformers who wanted to separate from the Church of England. Puritans Reformers who wanted to purify the church from within. The General History of Virginia Pilgrims Jamestown, Virginia Joys and hardships of the New World Wrote in 3rd person Egotistic Pocahontas helped him Of Plymouth Plantation Massachusetts Puritan Plain Style Established rules with Native Americans Encouraged Immigration’ Organized the Repayment of debts Renamed Gustavus Vassa, enslaved nearly 10 years The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano The journey to America and the horrible conditions on the ship for the slaves. Puritan “To My Dear And Loving Husband” Poem about her love for her husband She was considered a witch for writing this because she wrote something that wasn’t about God Puritan “Huswifery” Compares God to everyday things Written in Puritan Plain Style Puritan Preacher Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God Scared Puritans from sinning Said they would go to Hell if they did. The sermon was terrifying.