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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 219–224.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Carolyn R. Anderson American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 Representing the Lakota Past: Document, Text, Narrative Carolyn R. Anderson, St. Olaf College 6577 ETHNOHISTORY 49:1 / sheet 221 of 229...
Published: 01 July 2022
Figure 1. Document dated to 1558 describing the “donation” of Achiutla’s church and associated vestments to friars of the Dominican order. Photograph courtesy of Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection. More
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 622–623.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Gregory A. Waselkov Georgia and Florida Treaties, 1763-1776. Edited by John T. Juricek. Early American Indian Documents: Treaties and Laws, 1607-1789, vol. 12. Alden T. Vaughan, gen. ed. (Bethesda, MD: University Publications of America, 2002. xxx + 581 pp., preface, foreword, illustrations...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 567–607.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., and definition of historic Métis in Ontario has remained the purview of applied historians and expert witnesses. This article brings such questions into the academic arena by identifying sources and methods for documenting historic Métis during the fur trade period in Ontario. It also presents an ethno...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Douglas K. Miller Say We Are Nations: Documents of Politics and Protest in Indigenous America since 1887 . Edited by Cobb Daniel M. . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2015 . 316 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, map, notes, bibliography, index...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Brian D. Carroll Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 Living with Whales: Documents and Oral Histories of Native New England Whaling History . Edited by Shoemaker Nancy . ( Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press , 2014 . 232 pp., afterword, appendix, notes...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 880–885.
Published: 01 October 2002
... this critical period. Huge discrepancies in basic health indicators between the Navajo and the American average had been documented prior to but 6762 ETHNOHISTORY / 49:4 / sheet 160 of 193 in the following two decades, rises in Navajo health status became evi...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 201–202.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Sheri Shuck-Hall Bending Their Way Onward: Creek Indian Removal in Documents . Edited and annotated by Christopher D. Haveman . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2018 . xvii+843 pp., illustrations, maps, acknowledgments, notes, bibliography, index. $85.00 hardcover...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Manuel Medrano; Gary Urton Abstract This article focuses on a linked pair of “documents” from mid-seventeenth-century coastal Peru. The analysis first examines a revisita (an administrative “revisit”) carried out in 1670 in settlements around the town of San Pedro de Corongo, in the lower Santa...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 281–331.
Published: 01 April 2000
...Michel Oudijk; Maarten Jansen The Lienzo de Guevea, an important Zapotec pictographic document from 1540,contains historical information about the geographic expanse and the lords of the indigenous community of Guevea. An extensive investigation has clarified the complex relation between...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 765–783.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Laura E. Matthew; Sergio F. Romero Nahuatl has often been described as a lingua franca in colonial Central America, but this conclusion has rested on a narrow range of Spanish and Nahuatl-language documents. In this article we broaden the evidentiary base, analyzing a corpus of forty-six Nahuatl...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (4): 381–400.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and educate them. This article examines official discourses surrounding early mestizos and their colegios and their place within Novohispanic society. While documents produced by royal and church officials form an important share of the primary sources used in the study, the author also examines more mundane...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 637–662.
Published: 01 October 2013
...David L. Haskell The recent translation and description of La memoria de don Melchor Caltzin , produced in 1543 and the earliest document written in the Tarascan (Purhépecha) language, opens an important window into the study of Tarascan historiography and state formation, which has generally been...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 421–444.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Victoria R. Bricker The Archivo Notarial del Estado in Mérida, Yucatán, contains a large collection of approximately 550 documents in the Maya language from the municipal records of Tekanto, a small town located about 54 kilometers east of Mérida. The earliest Maya documents in the collection bear...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 301–327.
Published: 01 April 2014
...María Castañeda de la Paz The Mapa de Otumba is a colonial map from central Mexico with pictographic elements that represents a part of the señorío (lordship) of Otumba with a number of its subject towns. An analytical problem of working with this document is a lack of an accompanying text, making...
Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 1. Portuguese, Spanish, and Jesuit-Guaraní settlements around the region’s perimeter constituted the principal sites where written documents on the region were produced. More
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 35–67.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Zeb Tortorici This essay focuses on a 1604 document from Morelia's criminal archive dealing initially with the prosecution of two Purépecha men accused of committing sodomy in a temascal . Attention is paid to individual testimonies and details surrounding sexual acts between the men...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (2): 245–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
... of a “Land-without-Evil” to the Pantanal region on the upper Paraguay River was based on the reading of a single document from the period of exploration. This reading does not stand up when the larger corpus of written materials from this period is taken into account. Interview texts and narrative reports...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 509–524.
Published: 01 October 2008
... dynamics and ethnic images requires careful attention to institutional structures and the construction of national, ethnic, and ultimately inter-individual identities, as well as to events in real (that is, document-based) historical time. Methodologically, the writing of such cultural histories of power...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 January 2013
... by the Tlingit Indians. In part, the conflict transpired because the two nations, the United States and the Tlingit people, refused to acknowledge each other's claims to Alaskan land and legal systems. A study of the Kake War documents the role of indigenous legal systems in dealing with governing officials...