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Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 251–285.
Published: 01 April 2008
... they shifted to an outside sphere of impact substantially distanced from what united the local people. Copyright 2008 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2008 “Communities of Memory” in the Valley of Toluca: The Town of Metepec, 1476–1643 Amos Megged, University of Haifa Abstract. A...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2003) 50 (1): 161–189.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Christopher M. Nichols This article examines incipient capitalism in a frontier town in Yucatán during the years preceding and following independence. It investigates one example in which a rural town is intimately connected to estate development. The town of Tekax, located on the southern...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 160–162.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Julie L. Reed Deconstructing the Cherokee Nation: Town, Region, and Nation among Eighteenth-Century Cherokees . By Boulware Tyler . ( Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2011 . xi + 234 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index . $69.95 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2009) 56 (4): 669–698.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Dana Velasco Murillo This article discusses the creation and evolution of indigenous government in the colonial silver-mining town of Zacatecas. Initially, nonnoble native migrants from central and western Mexico constituted the basis of the city's indigenous population. Living in informal...
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Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 2. In this image, Liverpool, New South Wales , the town and winding Georges River can be seen. Joseph Lycett, ca. 1824, National Library of Australia, nla.obj-135702359 Figure 2. In this image, Liverpool, New South Wales, the town and winding Georges River can be seen. Joseph Lycett, ca More
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2003) 50 (2): 315–347.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Joshua A. Piker In the last generation, scholars intent on removing “tribe”from their narratives of colonial-era Native American history have repeatedly invoked “community” in its place. This development notwithstanding, community-centered projects are rare; Indian towns now appear in the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2003) 50 (1): 15–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
... . Leslie Bethell, ed. Pp. 250 -85. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Garavaglia, Juan Carlos, and Juan Carlos Grosso 1990a Mexican Elites of a Provincial Town: The Landowners of Tepeaca (1700-1870). Hispanic American Historical Review 70 : 255 -93. 1990b Propiedad, crédito y...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 735–736.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Amanda J. Sutton Center Places and Cherokee Towns: Archaeological Perspectives on Native American Architecture and Landscape in the Southern Appalachians . By Rodning Christopher B. . ( Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2015 . xvi+257 pp., acknowledgments, black-and-white...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 581–603.
Published: 01 October 2013
... towns, Coweta and Cusseta, and their headmen prior to and during the Revolution. Due to the unprecedented economic and political dislocation engendered by the Revolution among indigenous communities, these two towns' leaders found themselves on opposite sides of the conflict. For the headmen and...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 611–642.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Quetzil E. Castañeda This essay explores the history of the political structure of town and municipal authority in a specific case study of a Yucatec Maya community. The town is Pisté, a community that has become a significant tourist center that provides services for the nearby archaeological...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2018) 65 (2): 297–322.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Miriam Melton-Villanueva Abstract Indigenous escribanos , notaries, based in the western part of what is now Mexico State, lived in small highland towns within the regions of Jilotepec and Metepec and wrote the documents studied here. They wrote the land sales, testaments, financial instruments...
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Published: 01 October 2016
Figure 1. Roaming territory of the Comcáac, indicating modern towns. Map drawing by author after Bahre, “Historic Seri Residence.” Figure 1. Roaming territory of the Comcáac, indicating modern towns. Map drawing by author after Bahre, “Historic Seri Residence.” More
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Published: 01 October 2017
Figure 1. The eastern California towns of Mono Mills and Bodie near Mono Lake, ca. 1882 Figure 1. The eastern California towns of Mono Mills and Bodie near Mono Lake, ca. 1882 More
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2011) 58 (2): 346–348.
Published: 01 April 2011
... representatives characterized this internal disagreement as a lack of unity and thus ques- tioned whether the Robeson Indians were really a single tribal nation, but Maynor maintains that it was representative of Lumbee history and culture. Robeson Indians often split into “town” and “rural” factions and...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 218–219.
Published: 01 January 2005
... the Creeks and were in a geographic posi- tion to have connections to the Shawnee, Ottawa, Miami, and Cherokee, as well as the more southerly Creek and Cherokee peoples. The locations of Yuchi towns in preremoval times and continued interaction with northern Woodland peoples into the present...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2009) 56 (4): 625–650.
Published: 01 October 2009
... history keeping through looking at some of the more extensive early alphabetic annals written about the writers’ own times, the 1550s through 1580s. Two such sources are the so-called Annals of Juan Bautista from Mexico City and the Annals of Tecamachalco from the town of that name located...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 125–161.
Published: 01 January 2009
...María Castañeda de la Paz In this essay, I will discuss certain coats of arms that the Spanish Crown granted to some of the major central Mexican towns and their rulers for taking part in the conquests of Mexico; these towns and peoples have always been considered as conquered rather than...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 241–261.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Evan Nooe Through the 1700s and early 1800s, Creek nationalism had the potential to both assert political autonomy and devolve into catastrophe. Projected externally, Creek nationalism engaged Euro-Americans and afforded room for local negotiation among towns and clans. However, the nationalist...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 373–389.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Vernon James Knight Abstract Despite intensive study by John R. Swanton, in the early twentieth century, of social organization in the towns of the early Creek Confederacy, we are left with certain puzzling features. The article outlines two of them. First, despite the remarkable attention paid to...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 205–236.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Lesley A. Sharp Independence Day is by far the most important state holiday in Ambanja, a prosperous town in northwest Madagascar. Although clearly a celebration of national liberation, it is nevertheless fraught with ambiguity. Events climax in a morning parade, when legions of school youth march...