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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 417–418.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Brooke Bauer Osburn challenges us to think about nation building and nationhood among Mississippi Choctaws “as part of a broader Choctaw history” and as “a century of adroit political activism” (213), particularly in terms of Indian identity. Her extensively researched book is a great addition...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 405–406.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Searching for the Bright Path: The Mississippi Choctaws from Prehistory to Removal. By James Taylor Carson. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1999. xiv + 183 pp., series editors’ introduction, acknowledgments, notes, index...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., index. $45.00 cloth.) Michael S. Neiberg, University of Southern Mississippi Susan Applegate Krouse has made extensive use of interviews with Ameri- can Indian veterans conducted by Joseph K. Dixon to provide wonderful insight into the wartime experiences of men from numerous Indian nations...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 423–447.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Katherine M. B. Osburn Federal Indian policy during the allotment era intersected with the segregated society of the Jim Crow South to create a market for Indian identity; the discourse of Indian blood was the currency of this realm. For the Mississippi Choctaws, heirs to the failed promises...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 697–722.
Published: 01 October 2007
... that Indian ways of cross-cultural interaction shaped interactions with Europeans and also changed in order to deal with the new hazards and opportunities that newcomers presented. American Society for Ethnohistory 2007 Cross-Cultural Crime and Osage Justice in the Western Mississippi Valley, 1700–1826...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 321–322.
Published: 01 April 2020
... practices. His work invites scholars to recognize a “syncretic” (6) history of western cartography. Copyright 2020 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2020 How the West Was Drawn: Mapping, Indians, and the Construction of the Trans-Mississippi West . By David Bernstein . ( Lincoln...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (4): 683–684.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Sami Lakomäki Masters of the Middle Waters: Indian Nations and Colonial Ambitions along the Mississippi . By Jacob F. Lee ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2019 . 348 pp., illustrations, acknowledgments, notes, index. $39.95 hardcover.) Copyright 2020 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 July 2022
...M. Scott Heerman s.heerman@miami.edu Complexion of Empire in Natchez: Race and Slavery in the Mississippi Borderlands . By Christian Pinnen . ( Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2021 . 328 pp., illustrations. $59.95 hardcover.) Copyright 2022 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 605–637.
Published: 01 October 2007
...David Bernstein The historical legacy of the eastern prairies between the Mississippi and Missouri rivers in the 1830s is dominated by a series of violent confrontations between Indians and the U.S. Army. Though the “Black Hawk Wars” involved just a few of the Indians living along the Mississippi...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 473–494.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Dave D. Davis Throughout the twentieth century, anthropologists and historians have regarded the Houma Indians of southern Louisiana as the descendants of the Houma Indians encountered along the Mississippi River by French explorers and settlers in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Oral...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 743–767.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Pamela S. Wallace Complexity in cross-cultural interaction is apparent within the Indian Claims Commission ( icc ) proceedings of the 1950s. The U.S. federal government and Creek Indians both in Oklahoma and east of the Mississippi joined forces to suppress the icc petition of the Yuchi, a small...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 189–193.
Published: 01 January 2019
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 523–524.
Published: 01 July 2020
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 115–139.
Published: 01 January 2017
... traveled with La Salle to reconstruct the varieties of bondage that they encountered in the heart of the continent. Copyright 2017 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2017 La Salle Natchez Taensas Mississippi valley slavery Shawnee On an August day in 1686, Nika, a Shawnee slave...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (1): 63–86.
Published: 01 January 2024
... to chilakwa , which in turn shaped Choctaw factionalism. msparacio@gsu.edu Copyright 2024 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2024 Choctaw health culture smallpox The COVID-19 pandemic saw the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (CNO) and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians (MBCI) both...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (3): 265–285.
Published: 01 July 2022
... land from the first moments they encountered Natchez communities along the bluffs of Mississippi River. Frenchmen found the area particularly beautiful, and it reminded them of home. In 1682 the explorer Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville was one of the first Europeans to view Natchez country and he observed...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2022
... to redirect the violence toward the western prairie parkland and away from the Upper Mississippi, which La Vérendrye believed would prevent a rupture in the French-Indigenous alliance system operating in the western Great Lakes. Such a course of action, however, still threatened to antagonize the Dakota, who...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 421–422.
Published: 01 April 2016
... Mississippi Valley. Through his analysis of the tensions between the politically elite Grand Village and the outlying and subordinate towns, Milne highlights how divisions within the Natchez polity shaped the conflicts among Natchez peoples and their French neighbors. Rather than approach the series...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 January 2018
... this process at the local level. The featured tribes include the Pamunkey Tribe of Virginia, the Catawba Nation of South Carolina, the Mississippi Band of Choctaws, the Eastern Band of Cherokees Indians, the Seminole Tribe of Florida, and the Miccosukee Tribe of Florida from removal to the present. Adams...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 249–256.
Published: 01 January 2000
.... (Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1998. xxxii + 417 pp., plates, introduction, references, index. $39.95 paper.) Changing Perspectives on the Archaeology of the Central Mississippi Val- ley. Edited by Michael J. O’Brien...