Documentary in development: The Billy Caldwell Story. Billy Caldwell, an Irish/Mohawk man lived during the dawn of America. Born outside of Niagara Falls in 1780, he migrated across colonial America, along the Great Lakes, through present-day Michigan, Illinois and died in Council Bluffs, Iowa. We follow his trail.
No one in America has been a greater steward of the historic Native American trail marker trees than Dennis Downes. Founder of the Great Lakes Trail Marker Tree Society, Dennis has documented the remaining highway markers throughout the U.S.
Legacy Film in partnership with the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation are excited to work on the Billy Caldwell story film documentary,
Explorer and researcher Dan Melone talks about the history of the Des Plaines River and the Chicago Rivers, how important they were to Native Americans.
An artist, a flute player and a friend, Michael will share his Native American history in the Omaha, Nebraska region.