October 7, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: Abram B. Burnett’s cane

Within the CHC’s ethnology collection is the cane of prominent Citizen Potawatomi leader and Burnett family patriarch Nan Wesh Mah [Abram B. Burnett], on long-term loan […]
October 20, 2014

Chronicling the Potawatomi Trail of Death: Part 17

Diary of William Polke Tuesday, 2 Oct. 1838 “We struck our tents at 8 this morning, and prepared for a march. Owing to the very great […]