Indian Nations of Wisconsin: Histories of Endurance and Renewal

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From origin stories to contemporary struggles over treaty rights and sovereignty issues. Indian Nations of Wisconsin: Histories of Endurance and Renewal 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 ...
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Overview

From origin stories to contemporary struggles over treaty rights and sovereignty issues. Indian Nations of Wisconsin: Histories of Endurance and Renewal 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. Elders and tribal historians in each of the Native communities represented here participated in the book's development -- recommending sources, making suggestions, and offering criticism as the book unfolded. Lavishly illustrated with maps and more than ninety photographs. Indian Nations of Wisconsin is indispensible to anyone interested in the region's history and its Native peoples.
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"Patty Loew's new book about Wisconsin's Native Americans may be the most authentic treatment to date." (Wisconsin Academy Review)

"A wonderful, easy read with evocative photographs." (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

"When I first looked at this book, I thought it was an interesting history of Native Americans in the state. The more I think about it, however, the more I realize it is the principal history of the state. . . . You really can't fully understand Wisconsin history without the information in this book." (Wisconsin State Journal)
 

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780870203350
  • Publisher: Wisconsin Historical Society
  • Publication date: 11/28/2001
  • Edition description: 1
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 8.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Patty Loew, PhD, is an enrolled member of the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe and recipient of the Outstanding Service Award of the Great Lakes Intertribal Council. She is associate professor in the Dept. of Life Sciences Communication at UW-Madison and a producer for WHA-TV (PBS). She has written dozens of scholarly and general interest articles on Native topics and produced several award-winning documentaries, including No Word for Goodbye, Spring of Discontent, Throwaway Future, and Nation Within a Nation, which have appeared on commercial and public television stations throughout the country.

Patty’s documentary Way of the Warrior, which received the 2008 Unity Award from the Radio and Television News Directors Association, aired on PBS stations across the country in the fall of 2007. Her freelance feature articles and guest columns have appeared in the Capital Times, Madison Magazine, and the Wisconsin State Journal.

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Table of Contents

Preface
1 Early History 1
2 European Arrivals 12
3 Menominee 24
4 Ho-Chunk 40
5 Ojibwe 54
6 Potawatomi 84
7 Oneida 100
8 Mohican Nation Stockbridge-Munsee Band and Brothertown Indians 113
Beyond 125
Notes 127
Resources and Further Reading 141
Index 143
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