By the Numbers: Nanticoke Indian Powwow

Statistics and figures on the annual Millsboro celebration of Native American Culture

Nanticoke Indian Powwow
Sept. 7-8, Millsboro

36  Years the event has been held
40  Visiting tribes from across the United States
1,050  Nanticoke Indians in Delaware
1881  Year Nanticoke Tribe was recognized by the state as a legal entity
4  Sacred directions represented in the Shawl Dance
366  Jingles (or cones) on each dress in the Dress Dance
32  White shell wampum beads on the Nanticoke Flag
30,000  People attend the Powwow

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