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Published: 01 January 2020
Figure 7. Frontispiece, with book title, to John Ogilby’s America (1670). Reproduced courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library, Brown University. Figure 7. Frontispiece, with book title, to John Ogilby’s America (1670). Reproduced courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library, Brown University. More
in Friar Francisco Ximénez and the Popol Vuh : From Religious Treatise to a Digital Sacred Book > Ethnohistory
Published: 01 April 2017
Figure 6. Title page, Popol Vuh . 1701–3. Vault Ayer MS 1515. Courtesy of the Newberry Library, Chicago Figure 6. Title page, Popol Vuh. 1701–3. Vault Ayer MS 1515. Courtesy of the Newberry Library, Chicago More
Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 9. Abstract of title map of the allotment of Edna Wright in Island Township, indicated by the shading in the far upper right corner. Note the location of Rosedale Township toward the southeast of Island Township. Figure 9. Abstract of title map of the allotment of Edna Wright in Island More
Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 349–400.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Lisa Sousa; Kevin Terraciano This article features the transcription, translation, and analysis of two primordial titles, written in the Mixtec and Nahuatl languages, and a large map. Two indigenous communities in the Valley of Oaxaca attempted to lay claim to disputed territory by presenting these...
Published: 01 April 2016
Figure 3. Although this image was titled The Life of a Vanishing Race , the inclusion of a woman making pottery and children suggested otherwise. Blue Book , 312. Figure 3. Although this image was titled The Life of a Vanishing Race, the inclusion of a woman making pottery and children More
Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 675–690.
Published: 01 October 2012
... support themselves without assistance from the Church, a requirement called a title. This requirement was satisfied if an ordinand enjoyed a benefice or a chantry. Because of the need to have as many priests who knew native languages as possible, the crown ordered that the ability to speak a native...
Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (3): 419–438.
Published: 01 July 2013
... regimes and attitudes to “ethnic mixing.” This will enable us to return to the title question and to reverse it, that is, to focus on the factors that led to the emergence of Creole status in Alaska. We will argue that changing colonial policies of the Russian state need to be taken into account in order...
Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 515–516.
Published: 01 July 2020
....) Copyright 2020 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2020 While the title includes the word Thanksgiving , David J. Silverman primarily uses that term as a hook to reel the reader into a study of New England’s Wampanoag Indians. Most of the book focuses on what happened after that legendary event and...
Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 459–488.
Published: 01 July 2004
... Hale 1883; P. Wallace 1946; Woodbury 1992). The names of the ﬁfty positions are recited in a roll call when a new chief is installed. This roll call was ﬁrst recorded by Morgan (1851: 64–65), although the titles appear sporadically in the earlier historical record (see Fenton 1998). There is...
Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 251–285.
Published: 01 April 2008
... how the Spanish conquest was branded upon local social memory, as well as how it was contrasted with other conquests of the past. Thereafter, by analyzing one unique native primary source, the Códice de Metepec (the Metepec Title), I proceed to explore one distinct “community of memory” in...
Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 25–50.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Late Classic Period . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press . Jackson Sarah E. , and Stuart David . 2001 . “ The Aj K'ujun Title: Deciphering a Classic Maya Term of Rank .” Ancient Mesoamerica 12 : 217 – 28 . Jones Grant D. 1998 . The Conquest of the Last Maya Kingdom...
Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 793–804.
Published: 01 October 2014
... Pictographic Ori- gins of the Xajil Chronicle. By Robert M. Hill II. (Philadelphia: Ameri- can Philosophical Society, 2012. ix + 124 pp., bibliography, index. $35 softcover.) As reflected in this diverse group of titles, a primary emphasis of current studies focused on Mesoamerica lies in the use of...
Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 361–363.
Published: 01 April 2014
...-of-the-field textbook titled Early Latin America (1983), which he wrote with Stuart B. Schwartz. In the 1980s he compiled the raw material for his magnum opus, The Nahuas after the Conquest (1992), which won multiple book prizes from the Ameri- can Historical Association, the Conference on...
Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 515–517.
Published: 01 July 2001
...- phony—two inspiring, stirring movements without a third and fourth. Nor does the title describe its main contribution to Wind River ethnohistory. That contribution is to an understanding of the social and political forces that propelled the key actors in the political economy of the Wind River basin...
Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 189–190.
Published: 01 January 2004
... the implications of the interchanges that took place among them. Although the book is much narrower in geographic scope than its ambitious title promises, it neverthe- less makes an important contribution to the comparatively narrow area of the Americas it does discuss. Editor David...
Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 319–320.
Published: 01 April 2020
... rights. Whether other Native people approved of the sale, or for that matter considered Wompas a sachem, troubled neither Wompas nor his English customers. The buyers worried instead about whether colonial courts would recognize the resulting title, which invariably conflicted with other claims. The...
Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 358–360.
Published: 01 April 2021
... shifts to Codex Aubin, with particular interest in the ways in which the tlacuiloque was influenced by printed books. The section in this chapter titled “The Impact of Epidemic Disease” feels almost prescient in light of the current coronavirus pandemic. Here Rajagopalan highlights the individual voice...
Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 269–287.
Published: 01 April 2020
... adulterous relationship. Not only had don Pedro hidden the Chimalhua wills and titles from his siblings but also, upon his death, Ambrosio had usurped the property from Ana María by producing a false will. After colonial officials found in favor of Ambrosio, the dispute escalated until the end of 1740, when...
Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (4): 671–677.
Published: 01 October 2020
... appeared in 1956 , it caused more than a little stir. Many philosophers objected strongly to the title, arguing that the native peoples of Mexico were incapable of having a true philosophy. The opposition was so strong that when Oklahoma University Press published the book in 1967, the title became Aztec...
Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 749–753.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Mark Z. Christensen a collection titled “Biography of William E. Gates, 1863–1940” (MSS 279). Throughout his career studying the Maya, Gates collected an impressive amount of material that included Maya manuscripts from the colonial period. During his life and upon his death, this collection...