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Grand Rapids in 1856

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Nishnabe Gemaw Marker

Nishnabe Gemaw Marker

GRHC - 2007

The inscription on the section of the marker from the upper left corner reads, "Nishnabe Gemaw (Michigan Indian Leader) Donated by Fred Meijer as trustee of the Meijer Foundation to the city of Grand Rapids on behalf of its native American Community. Sculptor, Tom Hills"


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TitleNishnabe Gemaw Marker

Title from marker. The marker and the statue of Nishnabe Gemaw are located in Ah-Nab-Awen Park on the west side of the Grand River between Pearl St. and Bridge St.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids
CollectionGrand Rapids Historical Commission

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