Wisconsin American Indian Resources from the Wisconsin Historical Society Press

A Nation within a Nation: Voices of the Oneidas in Wisconsin
Editors L. Gordon McLester III and Laurence M. Hauptman show how Wisconsin Oneida leadership has helped to shape history, for Native Americans, Wisconsin and the United States. A story of survival and of the Native American quest for recognition of sovereignty, "A Nation within a Nation" is community history at its best. 

Aztalan: Mysteries of an Ancient Indian Town
Aztalan has remained a mystery since the early 19th century when it was discovered by settlers who came to the Crawfish River, 50 miles west of Milwaukee. Who were the early indigenous people who inhabited this place? When did they live here? Why did they disappear? Robert Birmingham and Lynne Goldstein attempt to unlock some of the mysteries, providing insights and information about the group of people who first settled here in 1100 A.D

Indian Nations of Wisconsin: Histories of Endurance and Renewal
From origin stories to contemporary struggles over treaty rights and sovereignty issues, the best-selling "Indian Nations of Wisconsin: Histories of Endurance and Renewal" explores Wisconsin's rich Native tradition. This long-awaited revised edition includes new material reflecting contemporary historical events and initiatives of the twenty-first century, covering the economic, social, and environmental advancements of the Native communities.


Mountain Wolf Woman: A Ho-Chunk Girlhood
With the seasons of the year as a backdrop, author Diane Holliday describes what life was like for a Ho-Chunk girl who lived in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Native People of Wisconsin
"Native People of Wisconsin," the fifth text in the New Badger History series for upper elementary and middle school students, focuses on the Indian Nations in the state: the Menominee, Ho-Chunk, Ojibwe, Oneida, Mohican Nation, Stockbridge-Munsee Band, and the Brothertown Indians.
 

People of the Big Voice: Photographs of Ho-Chunk Families
"People of the Big Voice" tells the visual history of Ho-Chunk families at the turn of the 20th century and beyond as depicted through the lens of Black River Falls studio photographer Charles Van Schaick.

Water Panthers, Bears, and Thunderbirds: Exploring Wisconsin's Effigy Mounds
 Based on recent archaeological interpretation, this standards-based resource enriches material covered in "Native People of Wisconsin." Water Panthers, Bears, and Thunderbirds" introduces students to effigy mound sites in five southern Wisconsin counties, allowing them to graph, compare, contrast, and analyze the way these mound groups vary from county to county.

Wisconsin Indians
This is a thoroughly updated and expanded edition of Nancy Oestreich Lurie's seminal work on Native Americans living in the state. Wisconsin Indians introduces the history of Indian affairs from the founding of the United States to the beginning of the 21st century. 







Coming soon: Bingo Queens of the Oneida and Electa Quinney: Stockbridge Teacher

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