The Mohawk River is a 140-mile (230 km) long river in the U.S. state of New York. It is the largest tributary of the Hudson River and it meets it in the Capital Region, a few miles north of the city of Albany, New York. The river is named for the Mohawk Nation of the Iroquois Confederacy. It is a major waterway in north-central New York. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mohawk River
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