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Published: 01 January 2021
Figure 8. Vignette from the Lindesmith muslin. White Swan, Pictographic War Record, 1880, paint on muslin. Courtesy of the Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame. Gift from the Rev. Eli Washington John Lindesmith, 1963.009.005. More
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (2): 498–501.
Published: 01 April 2005
... records of Tlingit, Russian, and English names and house affiliations, thereby enriching the reading of other works on promi- nent Tlingit personages, especially Nora and Richard Dauenhauer’s oral history volume, Haa Kusteeyi, Our Culture: Tlingit Life Stories (1994). The book also makes...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Grant Arndt Recording Culture: Powwow Music and the Aboriginal Recording Industry on the Northern Plains . By Scales Christopher A. . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . xi + 368 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index, CD . $24.95 paper...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 469–495.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Nija’ib’ K’iche’ títulos and examples from other Highland Maya títulos, this article argues that the Highland Maya títulos served as instruments in negotiating power in the immediate community. As community records composed by indigenous scribes using the alphabet introduced by the colonizers, the títulos...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 227–268.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Maya during colonial times. They provide detailed, sometimes daily, records of the impact of famines caused by multiyear droughts, hurricanes, and plagues of locusts on the agrarian population of the peninsula, which supplement the brief, impressionistic accounts of historians. American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 249–273.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Jeffrey A. Erbig, Jr.; Sergio Latini Abstract This article examines relationships between archival records produced in borderland spaces and the histories of autonomous (non-subjugated and non-missionized) Indigenous peoples. Focusing on the Banda Oriental region of Southeastern South America...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (1): 27–56.
Published: 01 January 2014
... to establish a documentary link between living and historical generations. The primary records sought in such work are then used to reconstitute the lives of particular individuals within the family but are not used to evaluate the connection those individuals had to the establishment of communities...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 372–373.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Richard Mace On Records: Delaware Indians, Colonists, and the Media of History and Memory . By Newman Andrew . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2012 . xiii + 308 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, maps, bibliographical references, index . $45.00 hardcover...
Published: 01 January 2020
Figure 15. Correspondences between climatological and codical historical records of droughts in the Maya Lowlands. Graph drawn by author. More
Published: 01 April 2018
Figure 3. People who left wills in known Metepec-region records of four altepetl 1799–1832, sorted by gender. Melton-Villanueva 2016 More
Published: 01 July 2019
Figure 3. Moiety-wide khipu recording six births between July 1856 and July 1857. Drawing by author and Ana Luna. More
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 135–164.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Gary Urton What was the meaning, for Inca record keepers, of the knotted cord constructions they produced as administrative records for the Inca state? In particular, how did these administrators think about the knot constructions that (as we now understand) were used to sign numerical values...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 297–322.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Figure 3. People who left wills in known Metepec-region records of four altepetl 1799–1832, sorted by gender. Melton-Villanueva 2016 ...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 61–94.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Jason Mancini By the end of the American Revolution, southern New England's Indian population had essentially been declared extinct through popular literature and prevailing opinion. At the same time, there were nearly 4,500 Indians documented in census records in southern New England, 50 percent...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 79–107.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and economic interests of European colonizers since 1492. Beginning with the first voyages of Columbus, the Carib were portrayed as warlike cannibals who raided the “peaceful” natives of the Greater Antilles. Carib-French contacts in the seventeenth century recorded origin myths and linguistic evidence...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (1): 35–69.
Published: 01 January 2006
...John M. Harris; Meave G. Leakey; Francis H. Brown Lake Turkana itself is a geologically recent phenomenon, but what is now the Lake Turkana basin has an archaeological record that stretches back 2.5 million years and a paleontological record that extends back to the Cretaceous Period. Vertebrate...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 697–705.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Russell Thornton Many Native American peoples of the Plains kept oral histories in which periods of time were designated by events. Often pictorial recordings of these events were created as mnemonic devices to assist proper memory, which itself was some-times recorded in written language...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 211–237.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Elizabeth Hill Boone This essay argues for the study of histories that are executed in graphic registers other than alphabetic writing, specifically histories that are painted, knotted, and threaded. As the products of the recording systems of the indigenous people themselves, they are inherently...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Linford D. Fisher Native participation in the First Great Awakening in New England is often assumed but little investigated. This essay provides an in-depth examination of Pequot involvement in the Awakening through a close analysis of local records in Connecticut. Most historians have typically...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 445–489.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Lisa DeLeonardis Inka expansion into south coastal Peru (Chinchasuyu) is well documented in the archaeological record and in historical narratives that celebrate Inka achievements in Ica and Chincha. The lesser-known Pisco Valley equally benefited from Inka largesse as a result of a restructuring...