Margaret Boyd and Odawa Quillwork

Jul 25, 2024
5:30 pm
Location: History Museum

Join Eric Hemenway, Director of Archives and Records for the LTBB Odawa Tribe, for a look at the life and work of Margaret Blackbird Boyd and her impact on local history. The sister to Andrew Blackbird, Margaret was a teacher and artist who was a fixture in the community in the mid 19th century.

This History Talk is part of a pop-up exhibit at the Blackbird Museum featuring a quillwork book cover Margaret Boyd created around 1900. This one-of-a-kind artifact is visiting Harbor Springs from Amherst College and will be on display from Tuesday, July 23 - Friday, July 26. More details coming soon.

The talk takes place at the Harbor Springs History Museum and advanced registration is required. Register by clicking below or calling 231-526-9771.