1857: MAC Opening Day Map Shows Indian Encampment

May 13, 2023 all-day

According to this university map, on the first day of class at MSU in 1857, the prior presence of the Anishinaabeg was noted by ‘Indian Encampment’.   Remember that Native students, faculty, staff, and community members still maintain a vibrant presence on campus. Visit the Native American Studies Library Research Guide for more resources.


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