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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 439–464.
Published: 01 July 2008
... as of Catholic priests like Pierre-Jean De Smet, Martin Marty, William Mahoney, and Pius Boehm on the history of the Catholic mission at Crow Creek.6 Members of the Sioux confederation first established relations with Catholic priests over two hundred years before planting a mission...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 379–400.
Published: 01 July 2017
... the Wakį́yą and to avert their wrath. The social organization of the Thunder Beings is apparently similar to that of human beings, as explained by Pierre-Jean De Smet, whose missionary work took him through Sioux territory around 1840. Among the Sioux, writes De Smet, “the thunder is an enormous bird...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 449–470.
Published: 01 October 2017
... in the Missouri.” And a few decades later, after crossing the river in one of their boats, the Jesuit missionary Pierre-Jean de Smet concluded that Arikara “women . . . manage[d] these boats of their manufacture with much skill.” 27 Indigenous women effectively harnessed the river’s energy and power...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 473–508.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Floods in the Missouri River. Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society 10 : 533 -63. Chittenden, Hiram Martin, and Alfred Talbot Richardson, eds. 1905 Life, Letters, and Travels of Father Pierre-Jean de Smet, S.J. 1801-1873 . Vol. 1 . New York: Harper. Commissioner of Indian...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 269–293.
Published: 01 April 2013
..., the Hudson’s Bay Company owned Rupert’s Land, including Black- foot traditional territory north of the boundary line. 15 In 1846–47 Father De Smet described Big Lake as “Head chief of the Piegan band of the Blackfeet” at the same time that Little Dog was. Historical Society of Montana...