• Three accounts of the Iroquois wars from the Jesuit Relations

    Ragueneau, Paul, 1608-1680; Lalemant, Jérôme, 1593-1673

    These three short excerpts from the Jesuit Relations convey the terror and violence that drove the Huron, Ottawa, Sauk, Meskwaki (Fox), Kickapoo, Potawatomi, and other tribes into Wisconsin. They are…

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  • Un Payement de Menomonies, 1838

    Neveu, Gustave de, 1811-1881

    An account written in 1855 by de Neveu of his visit in October 1838 to the Wolf River to witness the payment to the Menominee Indians of their annual payment from the United States government. A typed…

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