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Medicine Walk – Partridgeberry

Partridgeberry in Newfoundland

Information taken from “Micmac Medicines” Remedies & Recollections by Laurie Lacey, Page (89)

This plant is known as “squaw vine” because it was taken by Native women during the late stages of pregnancy to ease the strain of childbirth.

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Our priorities include education, health, economic development, improved housing, cultural enhancement, tourism and recreation.

Our spiritual grounds are located in different areas: Steel Mountain, Mendueuge (Devil’s Place), Calvary Hill, Hell’s Gultch, Hungry Grove, Seal Rocks, Molly Ann’s Cove, and the Mouth of Barachois.


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St. George’s Indian Band

709 647 3293

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St. George’s Indian Band
P.O. Box 262
St. George’s, NL
Canada, A0N 1Z0

St. George’s Indian Band

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