Wild Rice and the Ojibway People

In this far-reaching book, Thomas Vennum Jr. uses travelers' narratives, historical and ethnological accounts, scientific data, historical and contemporary photographs and sketches, his own field work, and the words of Native people to ...

Wild Rice and the Ojibway People

Examines in detail the technology of harvesting and processing the grain, the important place of wild rice in Ojibway ceremony and legend, including the rich social life of the traditional rice camps, and the volatile issues of treaty rights.

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Wild Rice and the Ojibway People
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Thomas Vennum
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press

Examines in detail the technology of harvesting and processing the grain, the important place of wild rice in Ojibway ceremony and legend, including the rich social life of the traditional rice camps, and the volatile issues of treaty rights.
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Language: en
Pages: 572
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Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-03-31 - Publisher: MSU Press

On 13 August 1990 members of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe filed a lawsuit against the State of Minnesota for interfering with the hunting, fishing, and gathering rights that had been guaranteed to them in an 1837 treaty with the United States. In order to interpret the treaty the
Wild Rice and the Ojibway People of Bad River
Language: en
Pages: 146
Authors: Thomas Erwin Pearson
Categories: Law
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Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Chantal Norrgard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-15 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

From the 1870s to the 1930s, the Lake Superior Ojibwes of Minnesota and Wisconsin faced dramatic economic, political, and social changes. Examining a period that began with the tribe's removal to reservations and closed with the Indian New Deal, Chantal Norrgard explores the critical link between Ojibwes' efforts to maintain
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Language: en
Pages: 567
Authors: Robert Clifford Ostergren, Thomas R. Vale
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

Rolling green hills dotted with Holstein cows, red barns, and blue silos. The Great Lakes ports at Superior, Ashland, and Kenosha. A Polish wedding dance or a German biergarten in Milwaukee. The dappled quiet of the Chequamagon forest. A weatherbeaten but tidy town hall at the intersection of two county