At Devil’s Lake, elders Jim Thunder and Mike Alloway, Sr. share the oral tradition of the Potawatomi people. At a time when their language and customs are in danger of extinction, find out what these elders are doing to preserve their culture for generations to come.

Recorded in the natural settings of the regions that native people have called home for centuries, Tribal Histories feature tribal members sharing the challenges, triumphs and time-honored traditions that have shaped their vibrant communities across generations.

Contributed by:

PBS Wisconsin