University of Notre Dame

Potawatomi Nation Collection

1809-1939 (bulk 1809-1848).

Origination : Potawatomi Nation.
Extent : 2.5 linear inches.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Preferred Citation

Potawatomi Nation Collection (ZCN), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Photocopy of treaty of 1821; typescript of notes taken from Engineering Field Surveys of 1828-1835 concerning St. Joseph Mission, Carey Mission, and Pokagon Village; a copy of the journal of proceedings at the signing of the Treaty of Fort Wayne, 1809; photocopies of nine letters of a missionary to Pokagon village, Brother Joseph, dated 1843-1848; photostat copies of the Muster Rolls of Potawatomi Indians, 1836-1837, copied from the National Archives; and two items of correspondence concerning Potawatomi history, 1939.


Potawatomi Nation.
St. Joseph Mission (Niles, Mich.)
Carey Mission.
Pokagon Village (Bertrand, Mich.)
Potawatomi Indians.
Missions -- Indiana -- St. Joseph County.
Missions -- Michigan -- Niles.
Indians of North America -- Missions.
Treaties -- History -- 19th century.

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