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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 212–213.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Land Case and the Birth of Ethno- history. By Christian W. McMillen. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007. xviii + 284 pp., acknowledgments, illustrations, index. $38.00 cloth.) Tim Alan Garrison, Portland State University Christian W. McMillen’s work documents the long effort of...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 715–738.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Linda K. Williams Late seventeenth-century murals in the camarín of the colonial Church of the Conception in Tabí, Yucatán, include an unusual image of Saint Michael and a dragon in the birth chamber of the Virgin Mary. The murals of the camarín served as a backdrop for the miracle-working statue...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2009) 56 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Hualapai case, “one of the most important cases ever to reach the Supreme Court in the history of our Federal Indian law” (192) in his opinion (and the subject of Christian W. McMillen’s recent Making Indian Law: The Hualapai Case and the Birth of Ethnohistory), wherein ethnological...
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Published: 01 July 2019
Figure 5. Moiety-wide, color-coded banded khipu of the dead, with inset showing births of girls up to 12 years old. Drawing by author and Ana Luna. Figure 5. Moiety-wide, color-coded banded khipu of the dead, with inset showing births of girls up to 12 years old. Drawing by author and Ana Luna. More
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 203–227.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Karen E. Richman Mimesis was essential to the birth of Haitian Vodou art. During the 1940s, worker-artists in urban Haiti imitated foreign entrepreneurs' imitations of their imagined essence. Yet the role of mimetic interplay in folk-art reproduction was concealed by loftier claims of authenticity...
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Published: 01 July 2019
Figure 3. Moiety-wide khipu recording six births between July 1856 and July 1857. Drawing by author and Ana Luna. Figure 3. Moiety-wide khipu recording six births between July 1856 and July 1857. Drawing by author and Ana Luna. More
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 643–669.
Published: 01 October 2003
... woman implicated in the rebellion. This essay, however, clarifies the roles played by Toypurina,Nicolás José, and others in the rebellion and emphasizes the importance of eyewitness native accounts to early California history. Through a careful use of the mission's birth, marriage, and burial records...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2007) 54 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 April 2007
... accounts indicates that cacao is an integral component in many rites of passage, including those associated with birth, social personhood, initiation, marriage, and death, as well as the initiation of shamans. As such it becomes an intimate ritual product implicated in areas of social identity and...
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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 October 2011) 58 (4): 653–682.
Published: 01 October 2011
...); and it recounts the birth of their ethnic polity, the barrio of Analco. The status of these indigenous allies marks a central tension in the lienzo's message: were they allies (indios conquistadores) or servants (naborías)? Historical documents say both, but the coexistence of these statuses poses a...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 749–751.
Published: 01 October 2016
... the ceremony is absent. The short chapter covering birth and death ignores Frances M. Slaney’s ( 1997 ) work on fire baptism, as well as Janneli F. Miller’s ( 2009 ) on birth practices. Irigoyen-Rascón’s compendium of herbal remedies takes up over one hundred pages. Plants are listed...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 441–463.
Published: 01 July 2018
... cases show women as active titiçih performing tasks that went beyond birth attendance and the treatment of ears. Following Western traditions, the Vocabulario limited women to midwifery with abstract, albeit hidden, connections to tiçiyotl. Molina again drew from Nebrija and translated...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2019) 66 (3): 437–464.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Figure 5. Moiety-wide, color-coded banded khipu of the dead, with inset showing births of girls up to 12 years old. Drawing by author and Ana Luna. Figure 5. Moiety-wide, color-coded banded khipu of the dead, with inset showing births of girls up to 12 years old. Drawing by author and Ana Luna. ...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 October 2016
... American history. The book begins at the end—with Apess’s death in 1839 at the age of forty-one—and then proceeds chronologically from his birth and childhood in Massachusetts and Connecticut, respectively; through his work as a Methodist preacher, writer, and lecturer; to his death in New York City...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2013) 60 (3): 403–417.
Published: 01 July 2013
... members of the local school board as “Natives,” as that is how they undoubtedly appeared to her. She was fired for her mis- take (Wood 1943: 204). That same year my mother was born, and her birth certificate lists both of her parents as Creoles. It appears, however, that by the end of the 1920s the...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2003) 50 (2): 401–402.
Published: 01 April 2003
... ETHNOHISTORY / 50:2 / sheet 158 of 170 As ethnography, the work interweaves the story of Red Shirt’s family with important events in Lakota history, beginning with the birth of Turtle Lung Woman, which coincides with the Fort Laramie Treaty of The...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 596–597.
Published: 01 July 2014
... development of indigenous media initially as part of a project born out of the government-­run National Indigenous Institute (Instituto Nacional Indígena [INI Cusi Wortham’s historical overview, combined with her anthropological fieldwork, offer insight into the birth and growth of a cultural...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2012) 59 (2): 261–291.
Published: 01 April 2012
... interpret the confused text to have meant the older man, it clearly is too late a birth date in his case.µ This sort of error mars much of Klinck’s text: for example, the next page of the book (which is misnumbered) includes a family tree that does not correct the confusion of the previous page...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2017) 64 (2): 309–311.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., Indios , in most historical tellings, became quintessentially local people who lived out their lives in the small pueblos of their birth or perhaps in emerging cities across the vast expanse that came to be known as the New World or America. Now comes Nancy E. van Deusen to remind us of a lost history...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 229–250.
Published: 01 April 2008
... child that Coatlicue carried in her womb was Huitzilopochtli, and he, having learned of the threat against his mother, emerged, fully armed, to successfully defend her. An accom- panying illustration of the birth depicts Coatlicue wearing a skirt formed of tangled serpents (fig. 2). The...