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Vera Longtoe Sheehan


Vera offers educational programs on Native American culture, traditions, and crafts, which are appropriate for audiences of all ages. She has been doing lectures and demonstrations at tribal events, schools, museums and historic sites for more than twenty years. Some of these locations are the American Museum of Natural History, Ft. Ticonderoga, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum and the Echo Lake Aquarium & Science Center. She has also done presentations at conferences for organizations such as the Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges and Vermont Alliance for the Social Studies. In addition to being a citizen of the Elnu Abenaki Tribe and member of the Woodland Confederacy, she is also a member of the Textile Society of America and New England Museum Association.