GEO 333: Geography of Michigan and the Great Lakes Region


Part IV.  Historical and Human Geography

A. Pre-European demography 

B. European settlement 

C. The lumbering era 

D. Early and mid 20th century 

E. Geography of people

F. Future trends

A.  Pre-European demography and cultures

The Hopewell peoples
Indians in the Great Lakes region
       the "Three Brothers"
              Chippewa/Ojibwe 
       FEATURE: Chief Okemos
              Ottawa 
              Potawatomi
       other tribes
              Sauk (Sac) 
              Menominee 
              Miami 
              Fox 
              Iroquois 
              Huron 
              Souix
       FEATURE: Indian dwellings
Indian trails
Indian land cessions
       FEATURE: the 1819 Saginaw Cession Treaty

 

Introduction

Physical Geography

Physiographic regions 

Land uses