An account of the creation from Elias Johnson, a native Tuscarora Chief from the beginning of turtle island to the many challenges that confronted the Iroquois in their quest for a safe and peaceful existence.
Great Head is a strange human-like creature, a giant of sorts, but not quite human being essentially a great head made terrific with large eyes and covered with long hair. His home was upon a huge rock, a rifted promontory, over which his long hair streamed in shaggy fierceness. A fable of a malevolent creature from the world of the Iroquois.
Hiawatha and the Iroquois Confederation A Study in Anthropology. A Paper Read at the Cincinnati Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, in August, 1881, under the Title of "A Lawgiver of the Stone Age," authored by Horatio Hale.
Emily Pauline Johnson's work lost favour after her passing, but she is gaining recognition as a vibrant testament to a younger Canada, and a rural Ontario that seems almost forgotten today, of which Flint and Feather is a brilliant witness.