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Staff Photo/Denise A. Raymo Former St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Council Chief Alma Ransom proudly stands under a plaque and wears a T-shirt depicting images of St. Kateri Tekakwitha. Ransom was one of 500 Roman Catholic North American Indians who traveled to Rome to witness the canonization by Pope Benedict XVI in St. Peter's Square today.