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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 119–142.
Published: 01 January 2016
... logging industry of the 1880s divided petitioners against commercial logging from those in favor.37 The ethics of inclusiveness seen in the petitions served as a mechanism of reinventing the values of cooperation fundamental to O’odham sacred stories and embedded in their form. The sacred stories...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 667–669.
Published: 01 July 2004
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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 (2): 329–352.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Naomi Sussman Abstract Drawing on expeditionary diaries, official correspondence, Indigenous-authored petitions, and incident reports, this article argues that between 1771 and 1783, the Quechán and “Maricopa” alliance networks controlling the Lower Colorado and Gila Rivers compelled Spanish...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 621–643.
Published: 01 October 2016
... Among the most outspoken and persistent petitioners was Ichabod Chadbourne, whose previous success in acquiring damage costs led him to relentlessly petition for redress. Over time he grew more impatient and supplied the legislature with additional information to substantiate his case. In his opinion...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 11–33.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Heidi Bohaker Anishinaabe peoples of the Great Lakes region consistently signed treaties, petitions, and other paper documents from the seventeenth through the nineteenth centuries with pictographic representations of their nindoodem (clan) identities. Close study of these pictographs reveals...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 439–464.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Robert Galler On 28 January 1886, Crow Creek leaders sent a petition with over one hundred signatures to the Office of Indian Affairs affirming their interest in a Catholic mission school. Within the year, the first buildings were in place for an educational institution that served as a Catholic...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 713–738.
Published: 01 October 2012
... often acculturated in both Hispanic and indigenous cultures. As people in the middle of colonial society, they were uniquely positioned to navigate within and between the two dominant cultural spheres of colonial Mexico. Using Inquisition documents, criminal records, and petitions to the crown...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 607–618.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Coll Thrush Offering an overview of the other four essays in this special section, this essay also opens up broader ground for consideration. It begins with the story of Mahomet Weyonomon, a Mohegan sachem who traveled to London in 1736 to present a land-rights petition to George II but who died...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 125–161.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the indigenous lords personally asked for them; other- wise, the Crown would not have bothered to issue any. Gibson also notes that these indigenous petitions were made possible by an organized govern- ment and, above all, a solid knowledge of Spanish forms of law on the part of the petitioners.8...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 739–759.
Published: 01 October 2014
... Uicab brought damning condemnations against don José Lugardo Barce- lón, the juez de paz primero (primary justice of the peace, or magistrate) of Teya. In his petition to the governor, Uicab accused Barcelón of forcing indígenas (indigenous people) in the community of Teya to work on hacien- das...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 583–585.
Published: 01 July 2014
... communities operate, resist, and champion their efforts within this political landscape. Rae Gould’s question at the beginning of her essay on the Nipmuc Nation petition concerning “why historical documents written by outsiders in the past and interpreted by outsiders in the present continue...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 696–697.
Published: 01 October 2018
... acquired by civil and ecclesiastical corporate bodies, individuals, and families to mark status and privilege. Petitions to solicit a coat of arms constituted one element of the long-standing Spanish practice of probanzas de méritos y servicios —the process by which nobles and towns solicited rights...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 51–73.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... Native petitioners from El Cercado constructed their 1735 petition following legal prescriptions drawn from the Recopilación de Leyes de Indias and Viceroy Toledo’s Ordenanzas. Other elements were borrowed from Alonso de la Peña Montenegro’s Itinerario para párrocos . 16 Andeans were “capable...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 July 2014
... so violently that “all her guts had spilled.”9 María and her father, Juan, went to the court of the alcalde mayor in Villa Alta, the capital of the Spanish colonial district by the same name, to submit a petition related to the incident. But the petition they submitted did not seek justice...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 301–325.
Published: 01 April 2016
... wages lower than those paid to the “civilized”; and the contracts were signed by a spokesperson in the name of all the Arhuacos. All these actions, the petitioners argued, breached the procedures mandated by Decree 68 of 1916. Their petition suggests that they either were familiar with the law...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 779–791.
Published: 01 October 2004
... in research support so that one’s conclusions can be placed in the fullest context, we wish to disclose our involvement in UHN’s effort, financed in large measure by the Native American Rights Fund. Since 1984–5, we have written the UHN’s Petition for Federal Acknowledgment (1985; hereafter UHN Petition...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 51–78.
Published: 01 January 2012
... . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press . Potawatomi 2006 [1836] Chief Menominee's Petition . In Wisconsin Indian Literature: Anthology of Native Voices . Tigerman Kathleen , ed. P. 166 . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press . Preucel Robert W. 2006 Archaeological...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 363–387.
Published: 01 July 2010
... papers and oral histories on their own family allot- ments; those who had been involved in petitioning for federal recognition had compiled paper and, in some cases, digital files on many allotments; and the recognized tribes had digital databases that included most of the allotments in the area...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 423–447.
Published: 01 July 2009
.... In 1900, Congressman Williams introduced to Congress a “Petition of the Mississippi Choctaws” calling for citizenship rights in the Choctaw Nation. This document began, “Your humble petitioners are full-blood Choctaw Indians, speaking the Choctaw language, citizens of the Choctaw Nation, residing...