African American Settlement in 19th Century Northeast Wisc

Victoria Tashjian – Professor of History, St. Norbert College
April 18 6:30 p.m. Waupaca Public Library
Local lore in Green Bay has it that the first African Americans in town were Packers players, but there has been a continuous African American presence in the territory that eventually became Northeast Wisconsin since shortly after the arrival of French fur traders.
Posted in Winchester Academy.