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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 342–343.
Published: 01 April 2018
...C. Jill Grady Salish Blankets: Robes of Protection and Transformation, Symbols of Wealth . By Tepper Leslie H. , George Janice , and Joseph Willard . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2017 . xxiv+189 pp., photographs, illustrations, tables, acknowledgments, appendixes...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 727–787.
Published: 01 October 2005
... “blanket” worn by the stereotypical“Indian” of that period also was called a matchcoat. Native-made garments, often described in the early literature, were rapidly replaced by these pieces of trade cloth. The term matchcoat was being applied to“made up” or off-the-rack tailored sleeved coats by the 1680s...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2014
... miles from her home in Ganundasaga. She traveled with two other Seneca women, Dekaeont and Ossenant, and Saakadesende, a Mohawk man living in Seneca country who bought a bag of gunpowder, a pair of stockings, and two blankets.1 Sometime between 1688 and 1715, an older Seneca man was laid...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 29–48.
Published: 01 January 2020
... decision on where they would spend their annuities. The Tsuu’Tina purchased their goods after dancing in front of each store. Then they showed off “their finery, and just now we behold them decked out in blankets of the gaudiest colors, with their faces painted, half-painted, or one-eyed painted...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 387–405.
Published: 01 April 2012
... and forty blankets to invited guests. Half a gallon of rum was also drunk. A fortnight later he had a berry feast at which he gave out eight boxes of berries served in the traditional Tsimshian manner with eulachon ™sh oil. A week later, two thousand marmot skins were given away at a chief’s mortu...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 821–869.
Published: 01 October 2002
... not allude to the dreadful fate of those native men, women, and children who had only recently congregated on the settlement to receive government blankets.36 Despite Kinghorne’s oversight, there is some evidence that the disease...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 877–878.
Published: 01 October 2002
... attire. The photographs provide a good mix of people. Some men and women posed for the camera with leggings and blankets, while others appear in modern American clothing. Nevertheless, no matter what their garb or age...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 439–441.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Agreement (IRSSA) in Canada. The United States, on the other hand, has primarily dealt with this legacy by issuing a blanket apology for its past behavior in Indian affairs. Still, Woolford is careful to caution us about the shortcomings of redress, which has the potential to “[hide] the violence of settler...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 237–271.
Published: 01 April 2016
.../axes X X Metal lances Metal tools X Metal awls X X Clothing/blankets X X Colored cloth X X Glass beads X X X Glass mirrors Vermillion paint “Other things/trifles,” etc. X X...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 878–880.
Published: 01 October 2002
... attire. The photographs provide a good mix of people. Some men and women posed for the camera with leggings and blankets, while others appear in modern American clothing. Nevertheless, no matter what their garb or age...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 489–515.
Published: 01 July 2018
... as these changes unfolded, and objects like breastplates, clothing, and blankets became key parts of the intercultural landscape. 10 The early 1800s to mid-1820s, then, the years in which there are records for Goggey’s life, were a significant period in the development of cross-cultural relations. In what...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 January 2005
... difficulties raised by the ethnography of localization—notably among Pacific islanders. One problem was the lack of explicit resistance. Or at least its unevenness. It seems that encounters with foreigners were not nec- essarily marked by a politics of blanket opposition so much as by cultur- ally informed...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 237–268.
Published: 01 April 2021
...). Combined, these elements enabled them to mobilize labor that could generate considerable food surpluses, which in turn were converted into wealth such as canoes, blankets, slaves, bows and arrows, and exotic ornaments, marriage and trade alliances, and then status when this wealth was redistributed through...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 563–588.
Published: 01 July 2005
... exchanged a gun, a blanket, and two yards of collar wire for a slave from a Kwakiutl group (Maclachlan 1998: 37). Clark (Moulton 1991: 129) described the Dalles during fishing sea- son as ‘‘the Great Mart of all this Country but neither he nor Alexander Ross (1849: 118) listed slaves as among...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (3): 503–522.
Published: 01 July 2003
... instructed to ‘‘make a volun- teer surrender of all potlach [sic] coppers, masks, head dresses [sic], potlach blankets and boxes and other paraphernalia [sic] used solely for potlatch purposes’’ (Halliday to Scott Those who...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 April 2017
... the Indians have nothing to trade except their leather shirts and blankets. These, too, are accepted in large numbers in exchange for merchandise, but there is little profit in this. (2:242–43) In a footnote, von Wied offers an example of the stunning speed of game depletion as a consequence of market...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 273–300.
Published: 01 April 2016
... blanket for Tagook—so their status as nonwhite was not disguised. 65 Their participation in the conference as simultaneously citizens and natives challenged race and gender norms and the vanishing-race ideology. Guidebooks and other fair publications also sometimes revealed the performative nature...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 April 2015
... a description of the fight.” He addressed Sitting Bull’s motivation in cooper- ating: “Bull made these pictures for me to show his gratitude for blankets and clothing furnished his children last winter before the Government supply of clothing for his band arrived.” Regrettably, Tear does not iden- tify...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 537–565.
Published: 01 October 2013
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 789–820.
Published: 01 October 2002
... and prestige. Each successful umialik and his wife hosted a celebration for the whole community known as a Nalu- kataq10 (blanket toss). Spring whaling drew together people from many vil- lages who came to centers such as Nuvuk to help...