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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 27–49.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Grant Arndt This article shows that Crashing Thunder (1926), recognized as the first book-length American Indian autobiography published by an anthropologist, contains multiple, nested accounts of a pivotal moment in the life of its Ho-Chunk author, Sam Blowsnake: the killing of a man in 1903...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... This article suggests that by employing five critical tests we can use autobiography to gain some sense of narrators' earlier experiences as schoolchildren and of them as active agents in their own lives. Indeed, we often have little else to provide historical perspectives on assimilationist schooling “from...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 April 2015
... of Nebraska Press . Brumble H. David 2008 American Indian Autobiography . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press . Bucko Ray 1998 Introduction to the Bison Books Edition . In Lakota Warrior: Joseph White Bull . Howard James H. , trans. Lincoln : University of Nebraska...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 707–712.
Published: 01 October 2003
... and collaborating with Sexton for over thirty years. The present is the fourth volume of Ignacio’s autobiography and social commentary, and it covers the period from mid-1987 through late 1998. Taken together, these four volumes offer one...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., respectively; through his work as a Methodist preacher, writer, and lecturer; to his death in New York City. Each of the eight chapters focuses on a major period in Apess’s life, including his conversion to Methodism, the writing and publication of his autobiography, and his activism with the Mashpees...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 747–748.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., such as the “Autobiography of Juanita Crispin” (168), as a template for understanding student perspectives through journals and writing. Some of the book’s finest features are Gram’s extensive tables and figures based on such sources and their quantifiable information. In one of the few instances where Gram shares his...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 401–402.
Published: 01 April 2003
... University, presents this complex work that com- bines personal narrative with linguistics, ethnography, and history. This is her second book. The first, Bead on an Anthill, is primarily autobiographi- cal, dealing with her life...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 331–334.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., is not an autobiography at all. Rather than tell his auto- biography to Dyk, the Navajo informant Left Hand exercised his creative power to tell stories that focused around topics of colonization, prejudice, and im/proper behavior, stories that he thought Dyk, and maybe all of us, would benefit from hearing. Brill...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 827–831.
Published: 01 October 2000
... a spokesperson from within its community of speakers. The volume alternates narratives by native speakers (referred to as ‘‘language autobiographies with academic essays. The two works provide for ethno- historians rich historical overviews in both personal and scholarly form. The personal narratives detail...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 509–546.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Come After: A Study of Native American Autobiography . Berkeley: University of California Press. 1987 Post-structuralism and Oral Literature. In Recovering the Word: Essays on Native American Literature . Brian Swann and Arnold Krupat, eds. Pp. 113 -28. Berkeley: University of California Press...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 449–470.
Published: 01 October 2017
...,” 78 (“streem”). 26 Ibid.; Wilson, Horse and the Dog , 209–10, 256, 295–97; Harrington, “New Materials on the Coracle” and “Bullboat” notes; and Mark, “Autobiography of Louis D. Letellier,” 235–36 (“laughing”). 27 Catlin, Letters and Notes , 1:195–96 (“rapid”); Moulton, Definitive...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 January 2006
... University Press. Erdélyi, Lajos 1977 Teleki Samu Afrikában: Az Afrika-Kutató Eredeti Fényképfel-Vételeivel . Bucharest: Criterion Könyvkiadó. Haggard, H. Rider 1926 The Days of My Life: An Autobiography . 2 vols. C. J. Longman, ed. London: Longmans, Green. Heaton, Tom 1989...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 791–796.
Published: 01 October 2000
... documents that are important for the information they contain. Burch provides solid evidence to support a view that hunter-gatherers can have a national identity rather than simply band affiliation. Hall provides a rich collection of autobiography and folklore told by caring and knowledgeable Noatak...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 January 2015
.../2 . Bartelt Guillermo Treichel Bärbel 2012 Don Decker's Apache Odyssey: Approaches to Autobiography, Narrative, and the Developing Self . Berlin : Frank and Timme . Beaver R. Pierce , ed. 1979 The Native American Christian Community: A Directory of Indian, Aleut...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 535–565.
Published: 01 July 2004
...: The Explorers of the Western Himalayas, 1865-95 . Karachi: Oxford University Press. Kerr, I. 1995 Building the Railways of the Raj:1850-1900 . New Delhi: Oxford University Press. Khan, M. N. 1938 The Autobiography of Sir Mohomed Nazim Khan, K.C.I.E. , Mir of Hunza. Unpublished manuscript. Knight...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 769–788.
Published: 01 October 2002
.... In his autobiography the Sauk war leader Black Hawk, faced with his own removal across the Missis- sippi River, anticipated White Horse’s sense of loss. When the United States army built a fort on Rock Island, a site...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (3): 503–522.
Published: 01 July 2003
.... Spradley, James P., ed. 1969 Guests Never Leave Hungry: The Autobiography of James Sewid, a Kwakiutl Indian . Montreal:McGill-Queen's University Press. Storr, Tania 1998 Kwagiulth Museum Carving and Artist Centre Opening. Discovery Islander 171 : 14 -16. Titley, Brian 1986 A Narrow Vision...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 381–401.
Published: 01 July 2001
.... Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press. Suzanne Oakdale Brumble, H. David American Indian Autobiography. Berkeley: University of California Press. Carneiro da Cunha, Manuela Os mortos e os outros. São Paulo: Hucitec...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 391–415.
Published: 01 July 2018
... straddling the international boundary line between the United States and Canada. In her autobiography, Mourning Dove told of her grandparents’, her parents’, and her own movements through this indigenous space in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries with descriptions of place-based cultural...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (3): 313–323.
Published: 01 July 2022
... return to Mosquitia aboard the Morning Star with Olaudah Equiano (a.k.a. Gustavus Vassa), author of the first popular autobiography of a former slave (Vaughan 2006 : 219–20; Equiano [1791] 1995 : 168–76). My own fairly exhaustive search found no evidence that any London newspaper or magazine covered...
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