Archives

The Archivist is part of the Tribal Historic Preservation Office and has many responsibilities such as:

  • coordinating acquisitions of archival materials
  • digitizing collections for Wiwkwébthigën (an online digital collections platform through Washington State University)
  • acting as the point person for donors to the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Department of Language and Culture’s archives
  • creating catalog records of incoming material
  • processing collections according to institutional approved standards
  • fulfilling reproduction requests
  • carrying out reference duties
  • coordinating the use of archival material for exhibits
  • setting preservation policies to ensure that appropriate preservation measures are conducted

Archives Open Access Hours
Wednesdays and Thursdays 9-11am*

*Please contact Archivist to request access to and assistance with Archives during other times.

Quarterly Events
Quarterly Archives Open House

If you have any questions about the Archives, contact Blaire Topash-Caldwell.

Blaire Topash-Caldwell Archivist
(269) 782-4882
blaire.topash@pokagonband-nsn.gov