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Corn the symbol of Fertility. Kahnawake, Quebec, Canada

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Photo ➝ Corn the 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


Location/Subject: Mohawk Legends
City/Town: Kahnawake Mohawk Territory
State/Province: Quebec
Country: Canada
Sublocation: Montérégie
World Region: North America
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Image ID: 05mohawk_fertility2

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