• Saint Croix Island in middle of river

    Saint Croix Island

    International Historic Site Maine

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  • Drawing of villagers building a community on Saint Croix Island.

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Did You Know?

Native Americans inhabited Saint Croix.

Saint Croix Island was originally called “Muttoneguis” by the Native Americans who had used it for many years before the French arrived. The island is protected today as part of Saint Croix Island International Historic Site.