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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 101–135.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Dennis Ogburn This article analyzes the objectives and implications of the long-distance transport of building blocks in the Inca Empire. Recent research has demonstrated that the Incas transported building stones from Cuzco, Peru, to Saraguro, Ecuador, much as described by the Spanish chronicler...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 49–70.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019 Standing Rock Dakotas Lakotas monuments colonialism Arikaras The Standing Rock Sioux Reservation owes its name to a stone hoisted in 1886 on a tall brick pedestal in front of the local Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) agency in the small...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 437–438.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Peggy Goede A Culture of Stone: Inka Perspectives on Rock . By Dean Carolyn . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2010 . 320 pp., black and white illustrations, color plates, glossary of Quechua terms, bibliography, index . $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Copyright 2012...
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Published: 01 October 2019
Figure 4. Traditional three-stone hearth ( koben ) in the residence of a Maya herbalist in Pisté, Yucatán (photograph by Timothy W. Knowlton, 13 June 2013) More
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Published: 01 July 2021
Figure 1. Cacicazgos of Espanola, 1492. Map by Richard Stone. More
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Published: 01 July 2021
Figure 2 . The Sacred Landscapes of Espanola. Map by Richard Stone. More
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 195–217.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Erin Woodruff Stone On Christmas Day 1521, in the Spanish colony of Santo Domingo, the first recorded slave revolt in the Americas occurred. A group of African, likely Wolof, slaves came together with native Indians led by the Taíno cacique Enriquillo to assert their independence. Beyond being...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (3): 363–383.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Figure 1. Cacicazgos of Espanola, 1492. Map by Richard Stone. ...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 123–155.
Published: 01 April 2001
... the 1820s practices of secondary burial re-emerged from long-distance repatriation of soldiers' remains and from ceremonies of tomb-to-tomb transfer as kin built new sepulchres of stone. Because they consumed time, energy, significant financial resources and tended to strengthen local networks of loyalty...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 709–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Timothy W. Knowlton; Gabrielle Vail During his visit to Nojpeten in 1696, Fray Andrés de Avendaño reported observing the Itzá Maya worshipping a stone column called yax cheel cab (the first tree of the world). Though claiming to recognize the yax cheel cab from depictions in pre-Hispanic Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 229–250.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Cecelia F. Klein Most scholars, citing a passage in the sixteenth-century Florentine Codex by Bernardino de Sahagún ( 1950–82 ), have interpreted the famous Aztec stone statue known as Coatlicue, “Snakes-Her-Skirt,” as a reference to that goddess's role as the mother of the Aztec patron deity...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (1): 45–64.
Published: 01 January 2023
... Ecuador (the colonial Audiencia of Quito) reveals details of the techniques that these healers were using. Shamans attempted to control spirits through various means, including battles, esoteric chants, and the use of tobacco, alcohol, stones, and the fangs of predatory animals. The records indicate...
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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 4. Graph showing the spatial distribution of cervid bones by grade value. “Stone Pile 2” corresponds to the area around the trading house; “Stone Pile 4” corresponds to the area surrounding the crew’s living quarters; “Surface Trash area” corresponds to the area just south of the crew’s More
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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 2. Site map of the Réaume’s Leaf River Post archaeological site with interpretation of the location of the trading house and crew’s living quarters. Stone Piles 2 and 4 represent the remains of collapsed fireplaces. More
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Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 4. Chichimec founding at a site later named Coatlichan. The date 1 Tecpatl is shown along with a wife with a stone glyph in Toltec attire and an unnamed Chichimec husband (eyeball, Tzontecoma in alphabetic sources), with an Acolhua glyph above. Huetzin is shown as a grandson More
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (3): 405–406.
Published: 01 July 2023
...Thomas C. Anderson t.anderson@yale.edu Captives of Conquest: Slavery in the Early Modern Spanish Caribbean . By Erin Woodruff Stone . ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2021 . 288 pp., 6 b/w. $49.95 hardcover.). Copyright 2023 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (1): 71–93.
Published: 01 January 2006
.... Robbins, and B. M. Lynch 1980 Late Stone-Age Fishermen of Lothagam, Kenya . East Lansing: Michigan State University Museum Anthropological Series 3(2). Arambourg, C. 1947 Contribution à l'étude géologique et paléontologique du basin du lac Rodolphe et de la basse vallée de l'Omo . Mission...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 761–784.
Published: 01 October 2014
... of shotgun and machete.”5 The reasons for this “destruc- tive work” can range from the traditional practice of recycling of ancient stones as building materials to intentional destruction that can be asso- ciated with beliefs about the supernatural nature of ruins. Tensions between native beliefs about...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 453–468.
Published: 01 April 2000
... the same report. Also, Urton wonders about the use of stones to count or do arith- metical operations with the figures extracted from the khipu. At the end of the article, Urton urges other researchers to offer new insights...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 401–426.
Published: 01 July 2017
... 1877 A History of the County of Pictou, Nova Scotia . Montreal : Dawson Brothers . Patterson Rev. George 1889 “ The Stone Age in Nova Scotia, as Illustrated by a Collection of Relics Presented to Dalhousie College .” Transactions of the Nova Scotian Institute of Natural Science 7...