Iroquois Housing, 1677–1754

Kurt A. Jordan

in The Seneca Restoration, 1715–1754

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print September 2008 | ISBN: 9780813032511
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780813039428 | DOI:
Iroquois Housing, 1677–1754

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This chapter assesses archaeological and documentary evidence on house forms used at Iroquois sites occupied between 1677 and 1754 using the classificatory scheme presented in Chapter 8. To be comprehensive, it incorporates housing information from extra-regional Iroquois satellite communities outside the homeland, including Bead Hill, Conestoga, Fort Frontenac, and mission communities in the St. Lawrence River valley.

Keywords: Iroquois house forms; satellite communities; Bead Hill; Conestoga; Fort Frontenac; St. Lawrence River valley

Chapter.  10263 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: History of the Americas

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