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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 224–226.
Published: 01 January 2009
.... His emphasis on the medieval myth of the wild men and his rereading of the Amsterdam notarial docu- ments on the first trade journeys are commendable. On the whole, Otto’s frontier thesis yields a conceptual framework that is comprehensive and convincing, but little that’s innovative...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (3): 259–278.
Published: 01 July 2023
... communicated with one another to achieve their respective goals following the Seven Years’ War. The lens of gunpowder, an exclusively male commodity that could only be produced in Europe, allows ethnohistorians to explore how Upper Creek men dealt with the problem of dependence while attempting to retain power...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 749–750.
Published: 01 October 2003
... maize so central to 18-Rabbit’s cosmic vision failed to sustain his world, his kingdom, and his people. Of Wonders and Wise Men: Religion and Popular Cultures in Southeast 6999 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:4 / sheet 167 of Mexico, 1800–1876. By Terry Rugeley...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 407–443.
Published: 01 July 2007
... what the native accounts have to say, a deeper understanding of its cultural significance in native terms can be created. On First Contact and Apotheosis: Manitou and Men in North America Evan Haefeli, Columbia University Abstract. To understand the significance of stories of first contact...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 281–329.
Published: 01 April 2006
... excellence of individual living men like the Penacook sachem-powwow Passaconaway and supernatural entities like Maushop. For men throughout the region, cultivating and maintaining spiritual associations was essential to success in the arenas of life defining Indian masculinity: games, hunting, warfare...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 January 2011
... framework. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2010-071 158 Book Reviews Wild Men: Ishi and Kroeber in the Wilderness of Modern America. By Douglas Cazaux Sackman. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. xiii + 326 pp., acknowledgments, prologue, illustrations...
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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 (2016) 63 (2): 351–380.
Published: 01 April 2016
... Sisa moved with her young son from Oruro to Carangas; three years later, she discovered a mine in the mountain of Espíritu Santo, nestled between the silver-rich peaks of La Asención and Candelaria ( fig. 1 ). She hired Andean men to help assay the metal, determine its grade ( ley ), and declare...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., who sent Tlatelolca colonists to make them productive. For “so much time that the memories of men [cannot] not contradict it,” he insisted, the inhabitants of the settlements had subsequently delivered annual tributes of maize, seeds, blankets, lime, and personal labor to the rulers of Tlatelolco. 45...
Published: 01 October 2020
Figure 4. A Brabralung Jeraeil with men, women, and children. Left to right: (standing) Big Joe, Billy the Bull, Wild Harry, Billy McDougall, Snowy River Charlie, unidentified man, Bobby Brown, Billy McLeod (Toolabar), Larry Johnson. Woman, second from right: Emma McDougall. State Library More
Published: 01 January 2023
Figure 1. Forced march of Native people in Venezuela with heavily laden men and women, detail (from Theodor de Bry, Americae pars quarta , Frankfurt: Theodor de Bry and Johann Feyerabend, 1594). Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI. More
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (3): 351–384.
Published: 01 July 2023
... lake today because, when Paria Caca defeated Huallallo, who was a burning fire, he turned the place into a lake to extinguish him” (96). The five men who made up Pariacaca hurled sling stones, which caused intense cold and yellow and red rain with flashes of lightning, while Huallallo turned...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 293–316.
Published: 01 April 2004
... than eight hundred warriors participated in the battle that took place on 1 August 1883. The fact that a coalition of different groups had been able to gather a large number of warriors to fight an army expedition of one hundred twenty men indicates that Pilcomayo River indigenous peoples believed...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 275–300.
Published: 01 April 2019
... on the location of Toba bands. For example, Toba leader Yumay (or Yumbai), a “friend of the Christians” according to Weddell ( 1851 ), whose band had a campsite in Yumapuntanaca, not far from the place where Van Nivel started his navigation downriver, agreed to accompany the expedition overland with thirty men...
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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 (2021) 68 (3): 429–448.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Jamie Myers Mize Abstract Utilizing gender as a lens for understanding the political decisions of Cherokee men in the Revolutionary era, this article examines the evolution of Cherokee manhood as Cherokee men renegotiated their masculinity in the wake of colonial pressures. A group known...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (4): 707–727.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Ashley Riley Sousa Historians examining relations between Indian women and non-Indian men on the California frontier have focused on the gold rush era and later. These interactions were often violent and degrading to native women and a source of disease, despair, and population decline in Indian...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 269–293.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Blanca Tovías In a surprise dawn attack in January 1870, the US Army massacred 173 men, women, and children from Chief Heavy Runner's Amskapi Pikuni (Piegan/Blackfoot) band at their winter camp on the Marias River in Montana. The massacre capped a decade of violence between the Blackfoot and whites...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 281–317.
Published: 01 April 2002
... and other intruders also saw the need for alliances with Indian men in order for their endeavors to succeed. Through a process in which Europeans and Indians played an equal part, the early modern period saw the creation of several new indigenous leaders. The chieftains who interacted with outsiders were...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 609–632.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., the INI's initial success in Chiapas also contained the seeds for its eventual failure. In its bids to overcome opposition to its programs, the INI relied heavily on its indigenous brokers. Many of these men later used their relatively privileged positions to control access to government resources...