Cary MillerCary Miller

Associate Professor

Office: Holton Hall, Room 365
Phone: (414) 229-6251


Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2004.

Research Interests:

Anishinaabe leadership in the early 19th century, Anishinaabe women's history, Treaties and sovereignty, Wisconsin Indian History

Teaching Areas:

American Indian History, Wisconsin Indian History, American Indian Women's History, Colonial America, Western Civilization to 1500, Cultures of the Great Lakes Region.

Other Activities:

Received Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship for the 2006-7 academic year.

Selected Publications

"Gifts as Treaties: The Political Use of Received Gifts in Anishinaabe Communities 1820-1832," American Indian Quarterly. 2002 26(2): 221-245.

Book Reviews
Review of Peacock, Thomas and Marlene Wisuri, Ojibwe Waasa Inabidaa: We Look in All Directions. (Afton, MN: Afton Historical Society Press, 2002), in American Indian Culture and Research Journal. 2002 26(4): 161-163.