An officer's wife recalls Fort Winnebago, 1830-1834.

Wau-bun, the Early Day in the Northwest.


Juliette Kinzie (1806-1870) published the very popular memoir Wau-Bun, the Early Day in the Northwest in 1856 about her life at Fort Winnebago (Portage), 1830-1834, where her husband was the U.S. Indian sub-agent.


Related Topics: Territory to Statehood
Early U.S. Settlement
Creator: Kinzie, Juliette A.M.
Pub Data: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & co., 1873.
Citation: Kinzie, Juliette A.M. Wau-bun, the Early Day in the Northwest. (Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & co., 1873); Online facsimile at:  http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/lhbum:@field(DOCID+@l
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