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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 489–513.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Alejandra Dubcovsky Indian information networks crisscrossed the colonial Southeast. Operating outside European control and hidden from European eyes, these networks' existence and importance have been assumed but never fully explicated. This article explores some of these inter- and intra-Indian...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 739–764.
Published: 01 October 2012
...” of the dominant Creole culture. Copyright 2012 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2012 Spanish Men, Indigenous Language, and Informal Interpreters in Postcontact Mexico Martin Nesvig, University of Miami Abstract. In the 1570s the alcalde of Motines (located in the coastal mountains...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 185–186.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Stephen Warren Savage Kin: Indigenous Informants and American Anthropologists . By Margaret M. Bruchac . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2018 . xvii +260 pp., series foreword, foreword, preface and acknowledgments, introduction, images, bibliography, index. $35.00 paper...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 442–443.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Denise Ileana Bossy Informed Power: Communication in the Early American South . By Dubcovsky Alejandra . ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2016 . x+287 pp., introduction, illustrations, maps index . $39.95 cloth.) Copyright 2017 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2017...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 373–403.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Katherine E. Browne This article introduces the concept of creole economics , a culturally informed view of the informal economy in Martinique, French West Indies. Local actors engaged in this economic practice are commonly known as débrouillards. Drawing on studies of French slavery and folklore...
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Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 1. Arrangement of seating in the square ground of Kasihta, 1790s, based on information from Benjamin Hawkins (Swanton 1928a : 265, fig. 68) Figure 1. Arrangement of seating in the square ground of Kasihta, 1790s, based on information from Benjamin Hawkins (Swanton 1928a: 265, fig. 68) More
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Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 2. Arrangement of seating in the square ground of Kasihta, 1911–12, based on ethnographic information collected by John Swanton ( 1928a : 225, fig. 70) Figure 2. Arrangement of seating in the square ground of Kasihta, 1911–12, based on ethnographic information collected by John Swanton More
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 445–466.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Jacob Remes When a ship explosion in Halifax Harbor destroyed much of the surrounding area, among the devastated places was Kebeceque, an informal Mi'kmaw settlement in Dartmouth that had been under non-Native pressure for decades. The white owner of the land had long insisted that the Department...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 275–300.
Published: 01 April 2019
... the Upper Pilcomayo River produced a considerable amount of information, pointing to the long-term continuity of their presence in the region. The materials were less informative on cultural and social changes in their society through time. This study presents new insights on Toba bands trekking territories...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 353–384.
Published: 01 April 2019
... from the Tseshaht First Nation. His eldest son, Alex Thomas, sold these drawings to linguistic anthropologist Edward Sapir, who was at the time in charge of the anthropology division of the Geological Survey of Canada. The drawings depict critically important cultural information about ceremonial...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 363–387.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Elisabeth Rose Middleton This essay describes an effort to create a user-friendly Geographic Information Systems (GIS) map of historic and contemporary Indian allotment lands in Plumas and Lassen counties. Because of the nonratification of treaties with California tribes, most unrecognized Mountain...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 167–189.
Published: 01 April 2017
... swept across the Canadian nation-state, transcending provincial borders and informing mainstream society’s attitudes toward Indigenous peoples. Although the 1920s seemed to suggest a new wave of racist and sexist objectives, the national policies remained consistent with the historical process...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 217–239.
Published: 01 April 2017
... or present-day Puerto Rico. The 1532 probanza of Juan González is privileged as a text through which crucial information concerning the Spanish colonization of San Juan and its original inhabitants could be obtained. The article thus contextualizes the probanza as part of a genre of colonial writing within...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 271–296.
Published: 01 April 2017
... thought, the development of a transatlantic community of letters, and the intervention of an idiosyncratic French military officer, Guido Marlière, who participated in Brazil’s Botocudo War of 1808–31. Marlière’s writing, informed by his long association with Jê peoples, mastery of their languages...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 671–695.
Published: 01 October 2016
... information about the size, composition, preparedness, and organization of the native forces is juxtaposed against that of the Spanish forces. The warfare strategies and tactics are examined, both offensive and defensive measures, as well as the actions of the opposing forces in the aftermath...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (2): 333–369.
Published: 01 April 2005
... interpretations of the evidence. Theories have sometimes been used to discount inconvenient facts, but the available information can be reconciled. This article summarizes the evidence available on the material culture, language,identity, and location. The evidence as a whole indicates that the Cofitachequi were...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 533–561.
Published: 01 July 2005
... in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. We present an example of how information from a Navajo ceremonial narrative, the Wind Chant, enhances interpretations of a protohistoric Navajo site, LA55979. Finally, we argue for the inclusion of pertinent traditional history in reconstructing a more...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 387–405.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Peggy Brock This article considers Tsimshian feasting activities from the 1860s to the turn of the century. It is informed by the remarkable diary of a Tsimshian, Arthur Wellington Clah. It takes up the analysis where Robert Grumet left it in his article in Ethnohistory in 1975. Clah's day-by-day...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 491–523.
Published: 01 July 2011
... identities in the late-colonial era were more flexible, adaptable, and informal than either tribally focused colonial ethnographies or the scholarly literature on identity formation would suggest. Local Responses to the Ethnic Geography of Colonialism in the Gusii Highlands of British-­Ruled Kenya...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 637–662.
Published: 01 October 2013
... further light on the conspicuous silences in the Relación de Michoacán . Furthermore, the information contained in the Memoria indicates that an important stage in the development and consolidation of the state occurred thanks to an alliance between a king and foreign merchants. These data suggest...