The area around Keene, New Hampshire was originally known to the Abenaki Indian people as Ashuelot. Although the name is now best known as a river, it originally translated to “land between place,” referring to the flat land between the surrounding mountains,– Abstract, Abenakis at Ashuelot: The Sadoques Family and Keene by Marge Bruchac. 2006.
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Author(s): Marge Bruchac
Publisher: Historical Society of Cheshire County Newsletter, 22 (2)
Retrieved: University of Pennsylvania Scholarly Commons