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1:30 pm

How the Pokagon Potawatomi Avoided Removal

March 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Main Library, 111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, 49503 United States

Marcus Winchester, a citizen of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, will discuss how his community avoided the Indian Removal Act of 1830. This is a story of tactfulness, relationship building, and ingenuity on behalf of the Potawatomi leaders of this time period. This program is co-sponsored by the Western Michigan Genealogical Society.

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