Alex Bobidosh


Alex Bobidosh

Date of Birth: September 9, 1890, in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin

Date of Death: September 11, 1981, in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin (91 years old)


Ironwood (MI) Daily Globe - Published 09/16/81

Did you know?

He became a Chippewa tribal council president and was flown to California to supervise the

building of a birch-bark longhouse at the Indian Village in Disneyland in 1957.  He initiated

former President Eisenhower into the Chippewa tribe in a ceremony in Wisconsin in 1965.

His last name is misspelled 'Bobadash' in many places.

It is said that 'Bobidosh Lake' located in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin, was named after

his father. 



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