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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 595–619.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Sami Lakomäki Abstract Between 1795 and 1808 several Shawnee orators recounted to British and US officials a story about a Shawnee voyage to England. These narratives push scholars to reconsider the Atlantic world paradigm from an Indigenous perspective. They reveal Native constructions of space...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Sheri Shuck-Hall Book Reviews 187 Gathering Together: The Shawnee People through Diaspora and Nation- hood, 1600–1870. By Sami Lakomäki. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014. vii + 334 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, bibliography...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 657–687.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Ian Steele The Ohio Shawnee reversed the trend of their diplomacy in going to war with the British colonies in 1754. This move has been misunderstood as general resentment against settler encroachment and/or an opportunistic acceptance of French incentives. The clear trigger was the imprisonment...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 175–177.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Andrew Cayton The Worlds the Shawnees Made: Migration and Violence in Early America . By Warren Stephen . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2014 . xii + 308 pp., acknowledgments, notes, bibliography, index . $39.95 cloth.) Copyright 2015 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 189–214.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Stephen Warren; Ben Barnes Abstract How should Native and non-Native scholars utilize the work of salvage anthropologists? In this study of Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin, Carl Voegelin, and their research among the Shawnee, Stephen Warren and Ben Barnes suggest that Community-Engaged Scholarship (CES...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 91–112.
Published: 01 January 2011
... and their neighbors were not as far removed from this conflict as distance alone might suggest. Even small Indian groups might have far-flung contacts, and these natives had a link to the south via the Shawnees, a people who had only recently settled on the upper Delaware and in parts...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 191–213.
Published: 01 April 2021
...—moved tribes away from flexible to more static arrangements. The third section builds on the example of the Delaware Tribe of Indians to examine the Shawnee Tribe’s successful separation from the Cherokee Nation. This section also explores the Citizen Potawatomi and Mohawk Nations’ inability to divide...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the contemporary circumstances concerning indigenous sovereignty around the world, this is a very welcome discussion. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2821735 The Worlds the Shawnees Made: Migration and Violence in Early America. By Stephen Warren. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. xii + 308...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 177–179.
Published: 01 January 2015
....) Copyright 2015 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2015 Book Reviews 177 sented by colonization” (19). Shawnees “managed to convert travel away from their homeland into one of their principal strengths. By the eighteenth century, Shawnee had become...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 579–580.
Published: 01 July 2016
... prisoner. Steele’s influential essay “Shawnee Origins of Their Seven Years’ War”—published in the Fall 2006 issue of this journal—is just one example of captives’ disproportionate roles in shaping larger events. When six Shawnee warriors were imprisoned by South Carolina authorities in 1753, Shawnees...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 115–139.
Published: 01 January 2017
... traveled with La Salle to reconstruct the varieties of bondage that they encountered in the heart of the continent. Copyright 2017 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2017 La Salle Natchez Taensas Mississippi valley slavery Shawnee On an August day in 1686, Nika, a Shawnee slave...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (3): 429–448.
Published: 01 July 2021
... and the Choctaws. These Cherokees were also “charged with more belts” that they were entrusted to deliver to other southern Indian nations. 15 In 1781 Cherokee representatives returned to Detroit with “a Deputation of Principal Chiefs” representing the Shawnees and Delawares. 16 The Cherokee spokesperson...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 349–371.
Published: 01 July 2018
... : 105 – 20 . Lafferty Michael B , ed. 1979 . Ohio’s Natural Heritage . Columbus : Ohio Department of Natural Resources . Lakomäki Sami . 2014 . Gathering Together: The Shawnee People through Diaspora and Nationhood, 1600–1870 . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press . La...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 605–635.
Published: 01 October 2013
.... Second, he tried to establish a hierar- chical relationship with several Lower and Upper Creek headmen as well as a Shawnee civil leader. In turn, he jockeyed for authority with a rival Lower Creek town, Coweta, whose war leader attempted to woo Georgia. Third, Tomochichi successfully restored...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 591–604.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., recently wrote a pathbreaking essay on the Shawnee evolution into nationhood during the pre- and early contact period in the Middle Atlantic region of what would become the United States. He marshaled an amazing command of the extensive archaeological data available for Pennsylvania...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 143–166.
Published: 01 January 2016
... that Anishinaabeg frequented the region in the decade before Pontiac’s War. Delawares and Shawnees similarly operated in the vicinity of Detroit and even farther west. As recently as March 1763 Fort Miami’s Ensign Robert Holmes informed the Detroit commander that Shawnees, Delawares, and Senecas had sent...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (4): 547–548.
Published: 01 October 2021
... by trespassing (127). But much of the land that the Haudenosaunee ceded—in an unprecedentedly expensive treaty (£10,000 in cash and presents)—actually belonged to the Shawnee, who launched their own war against encroachment in 1774. Hill’s emphasis on continuity highlights the failures of the British...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 759–760.
Published: 01 October 2019
... colonial space. The French and British empires, British settlers from the seaboard colonies, and Shawnees, Delawares, Wyandots, and Haudenosaunees, all jockeyed for control of the region in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. None completely succeeded, making the Ohio Valley a place where...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (4): 551–552.
Published: 01 October 2021
... such as the Creek, Haudenosaunee, and Shawnee wielded and how they mounted a genuine challenge to American expansionist aims. Calloway also highlights the ingenuity and skill of Native leaders such as Red Jacket, Alexander McGillivray, and Joseph Brant, showing them to be Washington’s equal as tacticians...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (2): 240–241.
Published: 01 April 2022
... refuge in the Ohio Country. Chapter 7 covers the final years of Papunhank’s life, taken up with his efforts to keep the Indigenous Moravian communities of Schönbrunn and Gnadenhütten out of the Shawnee war with Virginia (known as Dunmore’s War) while staying in the good graces of the nearby Lenape...