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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 119–142.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Jennifer Bess While Akimel O'odham agricultural identity is one cornerstone of this study of petitions sent to the federal government, the study's aims include an analysis of the petitions in terms of how their form and content reenact the values of cooperation and cocreation embodied in Akimel...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 667–669.
Published: 01 July 2004
... photographs. $45.00 cloth, $22.95 paper.) ‘‘For Our Navajo People Diné Letters, Speeches and Petitions 1900– 1960. Edited by Peter Iverson. Photographs edited by Monty Roessel. (Al- buquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2002. 275 pp., illustrations. $34.95 cloth, $20.95 paper.) Maureen T. Schwarz...
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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 (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 (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 (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 (2016) 63 (4): 621–643.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Micah Pawling Abstract In the nineteenth century the Penobscot and Passamaquoddy Indian nations preserved considerable mobility across their traditional homeland. This case study uses petitions and other primary sources to show that many Native families maintained connections to places...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 125–161.
Published: 01 January 2009
... in a steady flow of wide-ranging petitions to the king and his council. Like the Spanish conquistadors, their indigenous allies wrote petitions to receive coats of arms,6 arguing three basic issues: (1) the direct participation of a certain lord or his town in the conquest, pacifi- cation...
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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
... Alberto Chosop and Joseph Ruiz Tupac Amaru Inga from El Cercado (on the outskirts of Lima) surprised King Phillip V with an unprecedented petition. 1 They wanted Indian subjects to assume the positions of protectores and procuradores de naturales usually held by Spanish and creole appointees...
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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
... inhabiting relatively isolated areas, the claimants had experienced a certain degree of integration into the nation. The experience of the Arhuaco, who were much more isolated, was different. In their petitions Arhuaco leaders did not base their claims on previous service to the nation; they did...
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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
..., Choctaw leaders remaining in Mississippi sent a “memorial” of protest to Congress complaining about the government’s failure to uphold Article 14. This petition documented their dispossession by William Ward, the agent in charge of allotment, and called on the government to honor its treaty...