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Corn symbol of Fertility. Kahnawake, Quebec, Canada

Photo of Corn symbol of Fertility. Kahnawake, Quebec, Canada

Native American Mohawk Women practiced corn (maize) agriculture and they compare the gestational cycle of corn to that of women. Corn, beans and squash have been known ever since as the three sister-providers of the Mohawk people.

Kahnawake, Quebec, Canada

City/Town: Kahnawake Mohawk Territory
State/Province: Quebec
Country: Canada
Sublocation: Montérégie
World Region: North America
Copyright: ©Robert Leon /
Image ID: 06mohawk_fertility
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