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Ethnohistory (1 October 2007) 54 (4): 759–761.
Published: 01 October 2007
...James Taylor Carson Practicing Ethnohistory: Mining Archives, Hearing Testimony, Constructing Narrative. By Patricia Galloway. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2006. 454 pp., introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index. $24.95 paper.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2007...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 398–400.
Published: 01 April 2015
...David Carey, Jr. Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala . By Weld Kirsten . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . 335 pp., acknowledgments, illustrations, bibliography, index . $99.95 cloth, $26.95 paper.) Copyright 2015 by American Society for...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 395–396.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Leslie S. Offutt The Woman Who Turned into a Jaguar and Other Narratives of Native Women in Archives of Colonial Mexico . By Lisa Sousa . ( Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2017 . xv +404 pp., introduction, figures, tables, maps, glossary, bibliography, index. $65.00 cloth...
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 2. Nearly 700 identified manuscripts are held in archives across twelve cities. Each city is plotted and weighted proportionately according to number of manuscripts it holds, from 1 to 175. Figure 2. Nearly 700 identified manuscripts are held in archives across twelve cities. Each city More
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 181–184.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Galen Brokaw Into the Archive: Writing and Power in Colonial Peru . By Burns Kathryn . ( Durham : Duke University Press , 2011 . xv + 247 pp., preface, acknowledgments, notes, bibliography, index . $79.95 cloth, $22.95 paper.) Copyright 2013 by American Society for...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 249–273.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Figure 2. Nearly 700 identified manuscripts are held in archives across twelve cities. Each city is plotted and weighted proportionately according to number of manuscripts it holds, from 1 to 175. Figure 2. Nearly 700 identified manuscripts are held in archives across twelve cities. Each city...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 353–384.
Published: 01 April 2019
... a role in fostering productive and reciprocal relationships between Native source communities and the archives that hold some of their treasured information. Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019 ethnography material culture Nuu-chah-nulth/Nootka First Nations...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2016) 63 (3): 459–467.
Published: 01 July 2016
... lack of negative narratives elicited during my fieldwork in British Columbia from the 1980s to the first decade of the 2000s. It explores various forms of social memory, proposing the notion of an “emotional archive” that contains nonnarrative memory traces. It also critiques the official discourse of...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2019) 66 (3): 515–535.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., Judge Velarde wrote that he believed Romero to be innocent, discounting Romero’s accusers. 1 The following day, Velarde issued a remission, absolving Romero of any wrongdoing, and submitted his verdict to be preserved in the colonial government’s archive. 2 By writing a formal remission, Judge...
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Published: 01 April 2018
Figure 7. Testament signed by escribano Cipriano Gordiano, 1811/177702. Archive: San Juan Bautista Metepec. Photo: Melton Villanueva Figure 7. Testament signed by escribano Cipriano Gordiano, 1811/177702. Archive: San Juan Bautista Metepec. Photo: Melton Villanueva More
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2002) 49 (3): 583–609.
Published: 01 July 2002
...Mark Goodale This article explores the intersection between documentary culture and social history through an analysis of legal archival theory and practice in rural Bolivia. The guiding theoretical premise is that legal archival research in rural Bolivia involves, to different degrees, both...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 587–610.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Adele Perry This article analyzes the relationship between First Nations housing and reform in British Columbia between 1849 and 1886. Utilizing published and archival evidence drawn from church and government sources, the essay examines reformers' conceptions of First Nations housing and their...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 611–642.
Published: 01 October 2003
... and tourist site of Chichén Itzá. A descriptive history of the town, mostly based in secondary literature and key primary sources from archives, is presented with two goals in mind. The first objective is to address ethnographically specific questions regarding the politics of this community...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2005) 52 (2): 255–289.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Hal Langfur Rejecting the conventional presumption that violent indigenous resistance to colonization had become all but ineffectual by the late colonial period in Portuguese America, this article uncovers ample archival evidence of successful raiding and other military maneuvers by Brazil's...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2007) 54 (1): 35–67.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Zeb Tortorici This essay focuses on a 1604 document from Morelia's criminal archive dealing initially with the prosecution of two Purépecha men accused of committing sodomy in a temascal . Attention is paid to individual testimonies and details surrounding sexual acts between the men in the...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2009) 56 (3): 479–507.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Tatiana Argounova-Low This article investigates the concept of black food among the Lake Yessei Yakut in Siberia. With reference to two sources, archival records from the Russian Polar North Census of 1926–27 and contemporary fieldwork material, I investigate the local diet based on subsistence...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2015) 62 (4): 751–779.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Sean S. Downey This study reconstructs the settlement history for twelve related Q'eqchi' Maya villages in the Toledo District of southern Belize using oral history interviews, archival records, and the Catholic parish birth register. The study evaluates two hypotheses for explaining the identified...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2011) 58 (2): 213–227.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Regna Darnell The synergy between anthropology and history in the interdiscipline of ethnohistory has been productive in stretching the methods and reciprocal pre-occupations of both disciplines. Archival history may be considered as a field site for the anthropologist as situated participant...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 27–49.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... Focusing on these nested accounts, the article seeks to develop an understanding of the context that led Blowsnake to include them—examples of autobiography en abyme —in his text. First, it draws on archival research into the killing and its legal consequences to examine Blowsnake's shifting accounts of...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2011) 58 (4): 653–682.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Yanna Yannakakis This article analyzes ambiguities in the roles and identities of the indigenous allies of the Spanish conquerors of Oaxaca's Sierra Norte by putting into dialogue the Lienzo of Analco —an indigenous-produced cartographic narrative of the conquest of the sierra—and archival...