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Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012

Today @ Summerfest Grounds

In 1985 Butch Roberts, a Milwaukee police officer, dreamed about adding an American Indian festival to the other ethnic festivals that were being held on the Summerfest grounds. And now after 26 years on Milwaukee's glittering...
Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012

Today @ Summerfest Grounds

In 1985 Butch Roberts, a Milwaukee police officer, dreamed about adding an American Indian festival to the other ethnic festivals that were being held...
Friday, Sept. 7, 2012

Today @ Summerfest Grounds, 4 p.m.

In 1985 Butch Roberts, a Milwaukee police officer, dreamed about adding an American Indian festival to the other ethnic festivals that were being held on the Summerfest grounds. And now after 26 years on Milwaukee's glittering...
Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010

Today @ Summerfest grounds

Among the youngest of Milwaukee’s ethnic festivals at the Summerfest grounds, the Indian Summer Festival marks the beginning of fall while celebrating Wisconsin’s American-Indian heritage. In addition to the expected music, dance and cultural...
Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010

Today @ Summerfest grounds

Among the youngest of Milwaukee’s ethnic festivals at the Summerfest grounds, the Indian Summer Festival marks the beginning of fall while celebrating Wisconsin’s American-Indian heritage. In addition to the expected music, dance and cultural...
Friday, Sept. 10, 2010

Today @ Summerfest grounds

Among the youngest of Milwaukee’s ethnic festivals at the Summerfest grounds, the Indian Summer Festival marks the beginning of fall while celebrating Wisconsin’s American-Indian heritage. In addition to the expected music, dance and cultural...
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009

A “Council Place” on “Good Land” Near the “Gathering Place of the Rivers”

Even before they arrived in Wisconsin, Europeans had already begun to alter the lives of American Indians in the region. Farther east, the Algonquin-speaking tribes and their French allies were in a fierce war with the Iroquois (a confederacy also referred to as the Five Nations that was originally...
Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008

Today @ the Summerfest grounds

Traditional dances, music, weaving and pottery demonstrations, a daily pow-wow competition and robust American-Indian cuisine such as wild rice, buffalo venison and roasted corn are among the attractions at this weekend’s Indian Summer Festival, which runs through tomorrow at the . . .
Friday, Sept. 5, 2008

Today @ the Summerfest grounds

Traditional dances, music, weaving and pottery demonstrations, a daily pow-wow competition and robust American-Indian cuisine such as wild rice, buffalo venison and roasted corn are among the attractions at this weekend’s Indian Summer Festival, which runs through Sunday at the . . .

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