Young girl in a canoe harvesting wild rice

Exhibit Highlights Effects of 250-Year-Old Documents on Minnesotans

"Why Treaties Matter," a traveling exhibit, will be at Walter Library until October 13. David Wilkins, a professor of American Indian Studies in CLA, and Amelious Whyte, Jr., director of public engagement in CLA, help explain the importance of educating younger generations about the relationships between the Native nations and the U.S. government.