235 E. Michigan Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: (414) 277–7795
Fax: (414) 277–0645
Shop Milwaukee gifts online or in-store at 235 E Michigan St, open 10-3 Tuesday-Sunday. Make a donation for Giving Tuesday!
From origin stories to contemporary struggles over treaty rights and sovereignty issues, Indian Nations of Wisconsin explores Wisconsin’s rich Native tradition. This unique volume—based on the historical perspectives of the state’s Native peoples—includes compact tribal histories of the Ojibwe, Potawatomi, Oneida, Menominee, Mohican, Ho-Chunk, and Brothertown Indians. Author Patty Loew focuses on oral tradition—stories, songs, the recorded words of Indian treaty negotiators, and interviews—along with other untapped Native sources, such as tribal newspapers, to present a distinctly different view of history. Lavishly illustrated with maps and photographs, Indian Nations of Wisconsin is indispensable to anyone interested in the region’s history and its Native peoples.
The first edition of Indian Nations of Wisconsin: Histories of Endurance and Renewal, won the Wisconsin Library Association’s 2002 Outstanding Book Award.
2 in stock
— OR —
Make a gift or shop in support of Historic Milwaukee. Your support is truly appreciated!