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"Downriver, just below Peskeompscut, lay Ktsi Amiskw, the Great Beaver, looming above the ancient crossroads" of Pocumtuck. During the great floods, this area had been his pond, and when the waters receded they left behind a long, deep impression in…

"Overall, there is relatively dense evidence of Native relationships with, and use of, the local territory, through obvious physical interventions (burning forests, constructing trails, planting fields, building homes) and through more subtle…