A Brief History of the Reintroduction of the Native Americans Into Illinois

A Road Scholar Program by Gerald Savage (Hochunk Native American)

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Apr 18, 2024


West Chicago Public Library
118 W Washington St
West Chicago, IL 60185



Chief White Winnebago will introduce participants to the culture and history of the HoChunk nation. He will examine the history of his tribal territory and settlements, how his family was relocated into Starved Rock, tribal names and culture, his regalia, and artifacts.

This event is Free and Open to the public. For more information, please contact Rosario E. Zavala at rzavala@wcpld.info.

Learn more about Gerald Savage, this program, and how to book it here.