When a friend of Doug George-Kanentiio, a Native American author and historian, said he was taking him to visit the grave of an influential Native American leader, George-Kanentiio said he was surprised to be led around barbed wire fences and into the woods before coming upon faded stone graves with illegible inscriptions. The friend, pointing to grave stone partially obscured by a maple tree, told George-Kanentiio it belonged to Samson Occom,
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