Keywords agents Chicago Green Bay Michillimackinac
People Puthuff, William Henry
Crawford forwards commission for Major William Henry Puthuff as Indian agent at Michillimackinac. Agents at Green Bay and Chicago were supposed to be enough, but President forced addition at Machillimackinac - Major Puthuff came highly recommended.
In the spring of 2019, Dr. Cameron Shriver’s “Intro to the Miami Tribe” students researched the records of the Superintendent of Indian Affairs in the Michigan District (which included the Miami Tribe in northern Indiana) and files of the Office of Indian Affairs related to Miami Removal to west of the Mississippi River in 1846.