valley -- rocking horse ranch (about 90 miles from new york city).
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Before European settlers came to inhabit the Quad Cities, the confluence of rivers had attracted many varying cultures of indigenous peoples, who used the waterways and riverbanks for their settlements for thousands of years.
At the time of European encounter, it was a home and principal trading place of the Sauk and Fox tribes of Native Americans.
They sponsor their annual GVKP Intertribal Pow Wow every June.
Saukenuk was the principal village of the Sauk tribe and birthplace of its 19th-century war chief, Black Hawk.
In 1832, Sauk chief Keokuk and General Winfield Scott signed a treaty in Davenport after the US defeated the Sauk and their allies in the Black Hawk War.
This show has been carried by NAPT for the last nine years and has quite a following. is a non-profit corporation for the purpose of working for the social welfare, educational and economic advancement of its member tribes, groups, organizations and Indians and other Native Americans.
The primary purpose of the Consortium is to offer training, employment, and other activities designed to meet the employment and training needs of its client group under the federal Workforce Investment Act.