Archives and Native American Genealogy: A Researcher’s Perspective, Part 2

Meg Miner, ed., Illinois Wesleyan University

This is a post-print provided by the MAC Newsletter, a publication of Midwest Archives Conference (, Kathy Koch, editor.


This is the second and final part of an article containing an interview with Barbara Madison, a Michigan-based Native American research and genealogy consultant. Madison's work collecting Native American oral histories and researching the documentary record of this population was the subject of her April 2008 presentation at a conference on archives and the ethics of memory construction. The first part of this interview was published in the October 2008 MAC Newsletter.