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Ethnohistory (1 April 2017) 64 (2): 343–344.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Jessica Y. Stern Political Gastronomy: Food and Authority in the English Atlantic World . By LaCombe Michael A. . ( Philadelphia, PA : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2012 . 224 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, index . $39.95 cloth.) Copyright 2017 by American...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 65–89.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Timothy H. Ives This article brings land systems into dialogue to explain the successful coexistence of the Wangunks, a native community of central Connecticut, and their English neighbors during the colonial period. Using the interpretive research focus of likeness, structurally similar aspects of...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2017) 64 (1): 91–114.
Published: 01 January 2017
... enslavement, local limited-term enslavement, and forced relocation. Perhaps the most fascinating element of this saga is the degree to which English-allied native leaders worked to influence the treatment of surrenderers, helping them to escape to New York, harboring runaways, and in other ways trying to keep...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2005) 52 (4): 727–787.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Marshall Joseph Becker The English term matchcoat derives from an Algonquian root word relating to clothing or dress in general. During the seventeenth century matchcoat came to refer to European-made units of woolen cloth,generally about two meters (a “fathom”) long, that were traded to natives...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2013) 60 (3): 385–402.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Sergei Kan Sergei Kostromitinov was born in 1854 to a Russian employee of the Russian-American Company and a Creole woman. Fluent in Russian and English and conversant in several native languages, he became an interpreter for Alaska's American authorities and an indispensable cultural broker among...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 51–78.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Craig N. Cipolla “Brothertown” was the name given a multitribal Christian settlement of English-speaking native peoples that was founded in the late eighteenth century. In this essay I explore the give-and-take of social identity from the perspective of written correspondence between Brothertown...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 137–166.
Published: 01 January 2005
... in English, raises similar questions about what has been described by Wilson and Hereniko as the “inside-out” cultural politics of the contemporary Pacific. Beyond the Horizon? Nationalisms, Feminisms, and Globalization in the Pacific Margaret Jolly, Australian National University Abstract...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2003) 50 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 July 2003
...Frederic W. Gleach In 1907, an international exposition was held to celebrate the three hundredth anniversary of the English settlement at Jamestown,Virginia—and incidentally to celebrate the nation's new status as global power following the Spanish-American War. The Powhatan Indians, the original...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2005) 52 (2): 333–369.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Gene Waddell In the 1540s, one of the highest levels of material culture encountered in the Southeast by the de Soto expedition was in a province called Cofitachequi. For two centuries, Cofitachequi was mentioned frequently in Spanish and English documents. The location of the main town was shown...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2010) 57 (4): 625–649.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Ellen Cushman The development of the Cherokee syllabary from script to print happened during a time in the tribe's history when great pressures were upon them to civilize, adopt English and the Roman alphabet, and establish a government. Between 1821 and 1828, the syllabary itself went through...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2015) 62 (1): 61–94.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of whom lived in nonreservation English towns. This article draws on ethnogeography as an analytic tool for exposing colonial epistemologies and discourse about Indian “disappearance” and elucidating hidden Indian histories in southern New England. Census records are used to illustrate major...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2006) 53 (2): 281–329.
Published: 01 April 2006
...R. Todd Romero Through an examination of seventeenth-century English sources and later Indian folklore, this article illustrates the centrality of religion to defining masculinity among Algonquian-speaking Indians in southern New England. Manly ideals were represented in the physical and spiritual...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2017) 64 (1): 65–90.
Published: 01 January 2017
... thought slaves ought to be able to convert to Christianity and integrate with the colonial community. 32 Ligon’s humanism made him uncomfortable with the process of enslaving Caribbean natives. He deemphasized English involvement in capturing indigenous peoples, intimating that on Barbados the...
Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 4. This depiction of “a native family of New South Wales sitting down on English settler’s farm” illustrates a common occurrence. Augustus Earle, ca. 1826, National Library of Australia, nla.obj-134500174 Figure 4. This depiction of “a native family of New South Wales sitting down on More
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2003) 50 (2): 247–259.
Published: 01 April 2003
... 170 In February the Anglo-Indian conflict known as King Philip’s War was raging in southern New England. From the colonists’ perspective, this was the low point of the war. With seeming impunity, anti-English Indians...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2016) 63 (3): 577–578.
Published: 01 July 2016
... large workforces” (5). Most, however, worked and lived in English households, where they “interacted with the English in daily, intimate ways” (6–7), producing over time an “increasingly hybrid society” (14). In telling this important story, Newell includes a number of powerful stories of...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2018) 65 (1): 167–168.
Published: 01 January 2018
... with careful analysis of published, translated, and unpublished Dutch and English works and of archaeological and environmental surveys. Lipman strives for a different kind of history writing here, a “narrative” that is “concise and provocative rather than magisterial or definitive” (14). This choice...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2017) 64 (3): 442–443.
Published: 01 July 2017
... and fake) but also shape our social, political, and economic activities. News was no less important to the people of the early South, whose information depended on Indian-run networks and oral communication. Carefully piecing together fragmented evidence from Indian-, Spanish-, English-, and French...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 January 2005
...’’ recorded in this document are difficult to recontextualize within a larger understanding of Dakota cultural meaning. The second section, ‘‘Tales and Folklore consists of stories written in English by Oneroad, with significant sections in Dakota and English trans- lation. Some of the stories were...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2018) 65 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 January 2018
....) Copyright 2018 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2018 Most scholarly work on colonial Virginia has been written as if Native Americans were central to English colonial life during the Jamestown era (1607–24), but of only marginal importance after English victories in the Second Anglo-Powhatan War...