Tribal Histories

Brothertown History

Special | 26m 47s

On the shore of Lake Winnebago, Joan Schadewald tells how the Brothertown Indians unknowingly gave up their tribal recognition status and have been working for 30 years to have it restored. An amalgamation of tribes that were forced from the East Coast to Indiana and then Wisconsin, the Brothertown cling determinedly to their Indian heritage.

Aired: 12/29/16

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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