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Published: 01 April 2016
Figure 3. Section of the Rosary, fols. 23v–24r. Egerton Manuscript 2898, British Museum. © The Trustees of the British Museum Figure 3. Section of the Rosary, fols. 23v–24r. Egerton Manuscript 2898, British Museum. © The Trustees of the British Museum More
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2002) 49 (1): 3–40.
Published: 01 January 2002
... consistently entangled with colonial reconnaissance and administration. The work of Robert H. Schomburgk and William Hilhouse in British Guiana receives close scrutiny. Particular efforts are made to show the ways that their hybrid expeditions—hybrid in the composition of the exploring party itself, as well as...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2004) 51 (3): 535–565.
Published: 01 July 2004
...Chad Haines Between 1846 and 1947, the British colonial state in India forged a region out of the western Karakoram Mountains, which it labeled in 1889 as the Gilgit Agency. Through an analysis of maps, colonial representations, local writings,and oral histories, this article critically examines...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2005) 52 (2): 437–448.
Published: 01 April 2005
...William Pencak American Society for Ethnohistory 2005 Review Essays Complicating Native American–White Relations in British North America William Pencak, Pennsylvania State University New England Encounters: Indians and Euroamericans, ca. 1600–1850. Edited by Alden T. Vaughan...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 143–172.
Published: 01 January 2006
...James Barber This essay examines the extension of British colonial control across the Lake Rudolf region, investigating the motives for British decisions and the relationships that developed between the colonizers and the local tribes. On both sides there was uncertainty. Among the local peoples...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2013) 60 (2): 322–324.
Published: 01 April 2013
...David W. Dinwoodie Prophetic Identities: Indigenous Missionaries on British Colonial Frontiers, 1850–75 . By Bradford Tolly . ( Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press , 2012 . xvi + 160 pp., preface, figures, notes, bibliography, index . $85.00 cloth.) Copyright 2013 by...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2011) 58 (3): 491–523.
Published: 01 July 2011
... “infiltration,” or illegal movement between the reserves, threatened the rationalizing ethnic geography of colonialism. This covert migration put British authorities in a difficult position. They wanted to encourage cross-border settlement to relieve population (and thus political) pressure in the overcrowded...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2014) 61 (1): 200–202.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Kristofer Ray Brothers Born of One Mother: British–Native American Relations in the Colonial Southeast . By LeMaster Michelle . ( Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press , 2012 . ix + 292 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, appendixes, bibliography, index . $39.50 cloth...
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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 April 2009) 56 (2): 320–321.
Published: 01 April 2009
.../00141801-2008-066 Restoring the Chain of Friendship: British Policy and the Indians of the Great Lakes, 1783–1815. By Timothy D. Willig. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2008. xvi + 376 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illus- trations, bibliography, index. $50.00 cloth.) Stephen...
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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 April 2000) 47 (2): 499–502.
Published: 01 April 2000
... the wars between the French and the English. Various Iroquois communities were allied to one side or the other until the French were driven off of the continent. Most, but not all, sided with the British in the American...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 January 2013
...David A. Nichols Indians and British Outposts in Eighteenth-Century America . By Ingram Daniel . ( Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2012 . xiii + 257 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index . $69.95 cloth.) Copyright 2013 by American...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Matthew Casey Subjects or Citizens: British Caribbean Workers in Cuba, 1900–1960 . By Whitney Robert and Laffita Graciela Chailloux . ( Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2013 . x + 238 pp., introduction, maps, tables, notes, bibliography, index . $74.95 cloth.) Copyright...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 541–542.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Alejandra Dubcovsky The Lives in Objects: Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast . By Stern Jessica Yirush ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2017 . xv+250pp., acknowledgments, appendix, bibliography, index . $29.95...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2018) 65 (1): 101–127.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Chris Arnett; Jesse Morin Abstract This article argues that the red-ocher paintings (pictographs) in Coast Salish Tsleil-Waututh territory in Indian Arm, British Columbia, were made around the time of contact in specific response to demographic collapse caused by smallpox. Tsleil-Waututh people...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 675–676.
Published: 01 October 2018
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 143–166.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Gregory Evans Dowd This article evaluates the role of indigenous Catholicism in the so-called Pontiac's War (1763–66), revealing that Catholic Indian communities at points recently occupied by the British refrained from hostilities. The argument supplements, but does not supplant, evaluations of...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 605–635.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Steven J. Peach This essay reinterprets the life of a famous Muscogee Creek leader and examines the relationship between chiefly power and foreign travel in American Indian studies and Atlantic world studies. In spring 1734, the Creek headman Tomochichi and British imperialist James Edward...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2002) 49 (4): 789–820.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Nancy Fogel-Chance Early records of Western encounters with Native peoples have fixed history within the conventional views of their time. This article examines such a perspective inscribed in a journal written by a British naval commander during an Arctic assignment in the mid-nineteenth century...