The Northeast Culture Area, also referred to as Woodlands or Great Lakes, includes the area surrounding the Great Lakes and down to part of present-day Tennessee and extends East to the Atlantic Seaboard with the Tidewater area of Virginia marking the southern boundaries. Tribes in this area include Abenaki, Algonkin, Chippewa (Ojibway), Chowanoc, Conoy, Coree, Delaware (Lenni Lenape), Fox (Mesquaki), Hatteras, Illinois, Kickapoo, Machapunga, and Mahican.



Prairie Beaded Moccasins Classic Period,
Prairie (Northeast/Woodlands), circa 1850
9 x 3 x 3 ¼ inches
Reference: 10641


Mesquakie (Northeast/Woodlands), circa 1865
9 ½ x 5 ¼ inches
Reference: 15269


Potawatomi Moccasins Circa 1880 Hide Ribbon Bead,
Potawatomi (Northeast/Woodlands), circa 1880
11 inches
Reference: 10124