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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 577–578.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Michael Leroy Oberg Brethren by Nature: New England Indians, Colonists, and the Origins of American Slavery . By Newell Margaret Ellen . ( Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2015 . 328 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, notes, index . $45.00 cloth.) Copyright...
Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 281–329.
Published: 01 April 2006
...R. Todd Romero Through an examination of seventeenth-century English sources and later Indian folklore, this article illustrates the centrality of religion to defining masculinity among Algonquian-speaking Indians in southern New England. Manly ideals were represented in the physical and spiritual...
Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 418–419.
Published: 01 April 2012
... and Minting Christians: Masculinity, Religion, and Colo- nialism in Early New England. By R. Todd Romero. (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2011. xiii + 255 pp., list of illustrations, acknowl- edgments, preface, index. $80.00 cloth, $26.95 paper.) Brian D. Carroll, Central Washington...
Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Daniel R. Mandell Firsting and Lasting: Writing Indians Out of Existence in New England . By O'Brien Jean M. . ( Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2010 . xxvi + 270 pp., note on sources, introduction, acknowledgments, index . $25.00 paper.) Copyright 2011...
Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 61–94.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Jason Mancini By the end of the American Revolution, southern New England's Indian population had essentially been declared extinct through popular literature and prevailing opinion. At the same time, there were nearly 4,500 Indians documented in census records in southern New England, 50 percent...
Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 591–592.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Linford D. Fisher Tears of Repentance: Christian Indian Identity and Community in Colonial Southern New England . By Rubin Julius H. . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2013 . xiii + 405 pp., preface, introduction, tables, appendixes, bibliography, index . $75.00 cloth...
Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Brian D. Carroll Book Reviews 175 Living with Whales: Documents and Oral Histories of Native New England Whaling History. Edited by Nancy Shoemaker. (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2014. 232 pp., afterword, appendix, notes, index...
Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 770–771.
Published: 01 October 2009
... and their African slaves. Van Zandt does a nice job throughout in demonstrating the ties that bound a diversity of peoples in the greater Chesapeake, New Netherland, and New England, and she is to be commended for her willingness to look at the big picture. Still, there are problems with this book...
Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 481–483.
Published: 01 July 2010
... and secondary materials, and a keen awareness of contemporary legal issues, his analysis is essential reading for understanding Canadian treaty-making in the past or the present. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2010-012 Native People of Southern New England, 1650–1775. By Kathleen J. Brag- don (Norman...
Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 560–562.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Mark A. Nicholas Beyond Conquest: Native Peoples and the Struggle for History in New England. By Amy E. Den Ouden. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2005. 291 pp., notes, references, illustrations. $48.00 cloth, $17.95 paper.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2007 Book Reviews...
Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Nancy Shoemaker This essay examines cultures of racial categorization in New England and New Zealand through the life of one migrant, Elisha Apes, the younger half-brother of the radical Pequot Indian writer William Apess, who preferred to spell the family name with a second s . Elisha Apes settled...
Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 91–114.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Linford D. Fisher Abstract This article is an investigation of the treatment of surrenderers in King Philip’s War (1675–76) in New England, particularly with regard to enslavement. Fear of slavery was a tangible, deep concern for most New England natives involved in the war. Threats of enslavement...
Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 35–50.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Kathleen J. Bragdon This paper discusses the development of vernacular literacy among Massachusett and Wampanoag speakers of southern New England in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. While other research focuses on the role of Protestant missionaries in the conversion of native people...
Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Linford D. Fisher Native participation in the First Great Awakening in New England is often assumed but little investigated. This essay provides an in-depth examination of Pequot involvement in the Awakening through a close analysis of local records in Connecticut. Most historians have typically...
Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 65–89.
Published: 01 January 2011
... system more than from its structures. Furthermore, distinctive elements of the Wangunk Reservation land system, as hereby reconstructed, contribute to an emerging sense that articulations of native and English land systems are not only dynamic but locally distinct across New England. Reconstructing...
Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 635–653.
Published: 01 October 2014
.... Given the historical location of the Pokanoket in what came to be called New England, what are we to make of the erection of this monument, in fact a replica of the Plymouth monument designed by sculptor Cyrus Dallin in 1921, as a project of civic-minded non-Indians hundreds of miles away in 1979? Using...
Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 595–619.
Published: 01 October 2016
...” across the Indian island, dividing it into Native and colonial territories. The Mekoches became the guardians of the new border; it was now their duty to “push . . . gently back” all of George’s children who might try to cross it. 35 The story of the Shawnee embassy to England next surfaced two...
Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 621–643.
Published: 01 October 2016
... and traditional homeland remained unresolved as Wabanaki peoples persevered in their partially colonized homeland. Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 Native American New England mobility petitions Wabanaki In August 1857, after two weeks in the Maine woods, two canoe...
Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 741–742.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., index . $34.95 cloth.) Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 Nancy Shoemaker examines how New England Native American whalemen experienced race in their global movements. Drawing on recent claims that race is contingent on an individual’s location within different social...
Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 73–100.
Published: 01 January 2004
... River all the way to the north shore of Massachusetts constituted a closely related group. They had distinct territories but intermarried and moved through- out the region (Figure 1).4 Scholars have generally grouped the Native peoples of northern New England and the Maritime Provinces under...