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Chief Noonday Sculpture

  • Near GVSU's Eberhard Center
  • Neighborhood:
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Chief Noonday, also known as Chief Noahquageshik or Nawquageezhig - led the Grand River Band of Ottawa Indians and had fought alongside Shawnee Chief Tecumseh. When traders arrived in the greater Grand Rapids area, the American Indian leader helped welcome new settlers.