• The Fox Indians During the French Regime

    Kellogg, Louise Phelps, d. 1942

    Although not strictly a primary source itself, this survey of the so-called Fox Wars of the 18th century quotes often from original French and Canadian manuscripts, and brings them together in a singl…

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  • 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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  • game stick

    Short, wooden snow snake with a metal tip.

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  • basket

    Small, twined cornhusk basket with loose fringe around the rim. CC: "Logan- Carter exchange'

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  • pouch

    Small, black velvet pouch with floral embossed lazy stitch beadwork and netted beadwork edging. CC: "Albert G. Heath"

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  • Carte des Lacs du Canada [Map of the Canadian Lakes]

    Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772

    As the offical cartographer of the French government, Jacques Bellin (1703-1772) made hundreds of maps, including dozens for Antoine François Prévost (1697-1763). Prevost's Histoire Générale des Voyag…

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  • brooch

    Silver, double-square brooch with central clasp, originally pinned to a red velvet cloth. CC: "Albert G. Heath'

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  • Speech to Assembled Iroquois Chiefs, April 30, 1798

    Wabanip

    http://www.americanjourneys.org/aj-154/summary/

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  • brooch

    Round, silver brooch with cut out and stamped design. CC: "Albert G. Heath Collection'

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  • purse

    Floral beaded purse with front and back flaps. Beadwork on brown velvet, trimmed in yellow and red silk. Beaded looped fringe along the bottom edge. CC: "Beloit Historical Society." Transferred from B…

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  • Speech to British Government Concerning Indian Land Claims, Niagara, March 25, 1798

    Brant, Joseph, 1742-1807

    http://www.americanjourneys.org/aj-153/summary/

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  • pipe

    L-shaped clay pipe with three effigy faces on the bowl surrounded by linear, incised ornamentation. CC:"Rust."

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  • needle

    Bone weaving needle used for making mats. CC: "Carter Exch. Logan'

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  • percussion instrument

    Rattle made from folded hickory bark. CC: "Exch"

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  • pouch

    Small, fabric pouch with floral, embossed lazy-stitch beadwork. Typical of the type of pouch made for the tourist trade. CC1: "Gift from Bernard Brown, Milwaukee, Wis. 1971." CC2: "Gift of Bernard Bro…

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  • Voyages of Samuel de Champlain, 1604-1608

    Champlain, Samuel de, 1567-1635

    http://www.americanjourneys.org/aj-115/summary/

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  • brooch

    Silver, double-square brooch with central clasp, originally pinned to a red velvet cloth. CC: "Albert G. Heath'

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  • pouch

    Small, fabric pouch with floral, embossed lazy-stitch beadwork. Typical of the type of pouch made for the tourist trade. CC1: "Gift from Bernard Brown, Milwaukee, Wis. 1971." CC2: "Gift of Bernard Bro…

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  • pouch

    Small, fabric pouch with embossed lazy-stitch beadwork and netted beadwork edging. Typical of the type of pouch made for the tourist trade. This pouch also has two yellow yarn handles. CC1: "Gift from…

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  • Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio

    Catlin, George, 1796-1872

    http://www.americanjourneys.org/aj-118/summary/

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