Winter Lecture Series

“The Hundred Years War: a Century of Native American Resistance, 1790-1890.”

The story of some examples of the resistance, beginning with the Ohio campaigns of the 1790s and ending with the Apache War of the 1880s

Third in the series: The Modoc War

In a war fought amidst one of the strangest landscapes in the West, 52 Modoc warriors defended their base in the lava beds of southern Oregon for 6 months against hundreds of US troops. The war featured the only general to die in the Indian Wars and ended with the hanging of the man held responsible for his death.


February 10th

2:00pm - 4:00pm


Meeting Room