broken when bound together, but easily broken when loosed together. In the Great seal of the United States of America, the symbol is denoted in it, as there is an eagle holding tightly 13 arrows. In the Albany Plan of Union in 1754, Franklin made reference to the Iroquois Great law, He also invited the Congress members of the Iroquois confederacy to speak to the Continental Congress. This was in 1776. Personal thoughts The Haudenosaunees are cofounders of the America which was initially and experiment. The founders of America saw how the Iroquois people lived peacefully amongst their selves, abiding to their informal democratic process, living in equality, and the strong alliance the people formed. Canassatego played an important role in America but he is denied his place as one of founding fathers of America. He was a troubleshooter and someone who brought different people together under a common principle, yet his name has been erased from history, because the less wise Americans claim the Native people could not create a sophisticated system and ignored to be inspired by the Iroquois confederacy. Works Cited The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica, “Iroquois Confederacy”, October 4, 2018, Accessed February 29, 2020. Murphy, G, Modern History SourcebookThe, “ Constitution of the Iroquois Confederacy”, Fordham University, 1997, Accessed February 29, 2020. Terri Hansen, “How the Iroquois Great Law of Peace Shaped U.S. Democracy”, December 17, 2018, Accessed February 29, 2020.
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