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n. pl. Menominee or Me·nom·i·nees
1. A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting an area along the Menominee River, with a present-day population in northeast Wisconsin.
2. The Algonquian language of this people.
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Noun1.Menominee - a member of the federally recognized tribe of Algonquian people living on a reservation in central WisconsinMenominee - a member of the federally recognized tribe of Algonquian people living on a reservation in central Wisconsin
Algonquian, Algonquin - a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast
2.Menominee - the Algonquian language spoken by the Menomini
Algonquian language, Algonquin, Algonquian - family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains
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In other State Bar races, two candidates are running for secretary: Makda Fessahaye, of the Wisconsin Department of Corrections in Madison; and Starlyn Tourtillot of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsins Legal Services Department, Keshena.
An Illinois native, the artist first taught in Wisconsin at Menominee Indian High School and the Sacred Heart Academy in Oneida, after having received degrees in visual arts and art education at the University of Wisconsin.
The college is going beyond campus grounds, and is expanding its computer services to the public, especially for the Menominee Indian Tribe.
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To better understand the historic role of fire in the development of pine and oak ecosystems and the impacts of fire suppression we examined fire-scarred oak and pine cross-sections and vegetation composition from select forest stands on the Menominee Indian Reservation in northeastern Wisconsin.
Records of Logs Purchased from Indians (1888-1889), Record Group 75, Green Bay Agency, in Box: Bureau of Indian Affairs Field Office Records, Menominee Indian Mills, Neopit, Wisconsin: Records of Payments to Indians 1888-1890; Abstract of Disbursements 1879, National Archives and Records Administration, Great Lakes Branch; John V.
In teaming with two women educators who were raised on the Menominee Indian reservation, Malott (education, D'Youville College, Buffalo, New York) underscores that being white does not mean that one has to reproduce colonial legacies.
The drive from the Menominee Indian reservation to the University of Wisconsin-Madison may only be three and a half hours, but for American Indian students like Fawn Youngbear-Tibbitts, the journey towards completing a college degree can't be measured in mere miles.
who is a member of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin; Joseph Hiller, assistant dean for Native American Programs, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, who is a member of the Lakota Sioux Tribe; Richard Stephens, senior vice president for Human Resources and Administration at The Boeing Company, who is a member of the Pala Band of Mission Indians; and Edward Thomas, president of the Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, of which he is also a member.
The Dress Rehearsal in Sacramento and on the Menominee Indian Reservation in Wisconsin will include the uses of sampling previously planned by the Bureau.