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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (2): 163–195.
Published: 01 April 2022
...María Castañeda de la Paz Abstract During the last couple of years, the Texcoco coat of arms has received much attention, yet there is no agreement on the interpretation of some of its heraldic elements or its date and authorship. In this article the author presents a new iconographic study...
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Published: 01 April 2022
Figure 1. (a) Tlaxcala coat of arms from 1535, Colección Centro de Estudios de Historia de México, Fundación Carlos Slim, fondo 464; (b) Huexotzingo coat of arms from 1556, Archivo Ducal de Alba, Palacio de Liria, Madrid (hereafter ADA), carp. 238, leg. 2, doc. 27, fol. 1v; (c) Xochimilco coat More
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Figure 2. (a) Axacuba and Tetepango coat of arms, AGN, Tierras 2692, 2ª parte, exp. 19, fol. 62v; (b) fake coat of arms of Don Pedro Moctezuma, Archivo Histórico, Biblioteca Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Conaculta, Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Col. Antigua, núm. 196. More
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Figure 7. Texcoco coat of arms in AGN, Padrones, vol. 43, fols. 5r. More
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Figure 8. Texcoco coat of arms in José Francisco Isla’s book (1701). Biblioteca Nacional de España. More
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 125–161.
Published: 01 January 2009
...María Castañeda de la Paz In this essay, I will discuss certain coats of arms that the Spanish Crown granted to some of the major central Mexican towns and their rulers for taking part in the conquests of Mexico; these towns and peoples have always been considered as conquered rather than...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 696–697.
Published: 01 October 2018
... pp., introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index .) Copyright 2018 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2018 This excellent collection of articles by prominent scholars in the field concerns the coats of arms granted by the Spanish Crown to indigenous towns and nobles in colonial...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 253–275.
Published: 01 April 2014
...- larities between the decorative borders, ornamental banners, and coats of arms in both maps are too close to disregard as mere coincidence.6 They suggest that the Uppsala Map was made with a royal audience in mind, presenting an image of Mexico City that had been “until now seen by but few...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2021
... ). In the latter two examples, White Swan wears a long coat (capote; see Greene 2012 : 59) with striped tail and striped arm decoration, like that appearing in the Barstow ledger drawing. The incident in which White Swan killed the US trooper (who is alleged to have been deserting the Little Bighorn battlefield...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 129–156.
Published: 01 January 2018
... a second coup, counted against a different pedestrian armed with a lance and shield. His opponent wears a stand-up feather warbonnet, a Chief’s coat, and fancy fringed leggings, indicating his high status as warrior. In this action, three C-shaped horse tracks running alongside the artist’s own spear shaft...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (4): 687–688.
Published: 01 October 2020
... discursive strategies but also on iconographic analyses of heraldry to comprehend the ways in which María Joaquina understood herself and her positionality in Spanish colonial society. Helpfully, Quispe-Agnoli includes transcriptions of documents from México 2346 and pictures of coats of arms to allow...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 727–787.
Published: 01 October 2005
... to the knees, made of frieze for the savages living nearest [to themselves], the one side of the breast and back, red, the other side, blue, likewise on the arms, as the clothes of orphan children in Stockholm are made. These [coats] the principal sachems bought from the Christians...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 293–321.
Published: 01 April 2011
... of the Virgin: The Memorial Economy of a Colonial Maya Rebellion . Tucson : University of Arizona Press . Haskett Robert 1996 Paper Shields: The Ideology of Coats of Arms in Colonial Mexican Primordial Titles . Ethnohistory 43 : 99 – 126 . Hill Boone Elizabeth 1998 Pictorial...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 April 2015
..., a name well 220 Candace Greene known to the American population from lurid newspaper accounts. A lively souvenir trade sprang up around him. Buttons cut from his coat circulated as currency within this system, but photographs were the preferred...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 January 2004
... and identities, focusing on local problems rather than clashes of empires, willingly adopting certain trappings of Spanish identity (coats of arms, horses), and dealing with Spaniards who were real people, not gods or supermen or even all that ineluctably ‘‘Other This is not the ‘‘vision of the vanquished...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 April 2017
... slender, sans teeth , passionately fond of his pipe, unostentatious, and speaking very broken English. His favorite dress was a white slouch hat, a black velvet coat rather rusty from long service, and probably the greasiest pair of trousers that ever encased princely legs” (3:206). Loaded with supplies...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 349–400.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Mexico Press. 1996 Paper Shields: The Ideology of Coats of Arms in Colonial Mexican Primordial Titles. Ethnohistory 43 : 99 -126. Hernández, fray Benito 1567 and 1568 Doctrina en lengua misteca . Mexico City: Pedro Ocharte. Hill, Robert M. 1991 Colonial Cakchiquels:Highland Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 407–443.
Published: 01 July 2007
..., an exploring party in the ship’s longboat was attacked. Off the north shore of today’s Staten Island, two canoes of warriors armed with bows wounded two sailors and killed a third with an arrow through his throat.32 The sailors did not know the warriors or understand why they attacked...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 489–515.
Published: 01 July 2018
... diary that Goggey “made his submission, delivered up in his arms and promised to be friendly in future to all White people.” 114 As Goggey was not involved in attacks against colonial settlers in 1816, though he was suspected of having been, perhaps this was a calculated conciliatory move on Goggey’s...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (3): 385–404.
Published: 01 July 2023
.... With an army composed of poorly trained and poorly armed militias, Mexican forces were unable to defend their northern frontier and thus their national sovereignty against the United States and the Native nations who continued to raid Mexican settlements in the borderlands. The humiliating defeat led...