The Valley - Return to Onondaga Hollow
The land had previously been settled by the Onondagas, the Keepers of the Central Fire of the Haudenosaunee (“Iroquois Confederacy”), still our good neighbors of the Onondaga Nation today.
Webster Pond We have learned much from them and enjoy many of their contributions to our culture. We join in their appreciation and care for this part of “Mother Earth” which we share.
“The Valley” is what we who live here call our homeplace within the City of Syracuse. We are perhaps the oldest, as well as the youngest part of the City. The Valley is also a state of mind.