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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Christine Hunefeldt; Valerie Saiag Upriver: The Turbulent Life and Times of an Amazonian People . By Michael F. Brown ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2014 . 336 pp., contents, note to readers, introduction, part one, part two, notes, sources on the Awajún and related...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 449–470.
Published: 01 October 2017
... Canfield traveled up the Missouri River to reunite with her husband, an officer at a new US Army post in Dakota Territory called Fort Stevenson. In her diary, she recorded the journey upriver and, near the fort, her encounter with “a curious object coming across the river.” It was, she wrote, a “bullboat...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 621–645.
Published: 01 October 2018
... was through the descimento , the “descent” or relocation of Indians to colonial spaces (Sommer 2005 ). These relocation efforts started and ended in small fragile settlements on or near the main river. 1 Colonial agents saw these places as gateways to the sertão , the Amerindian spaces upriver...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2019) 66 (4): 750–752.
Published: 01 October 2019
... . Generally speaking, it refers to a specific period of wild rubber production (roughly 1870–1910 in Brazil; 1885–1930 upriver toward the Andes), not a stereotype of long-term economic failure. Still, for readers who want to make the connection between factories in London and rubber estradas in Brazil, he...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 141–162.
Published: 01 January 2012
... role in convincing her kin and members of former enemy groups to live together with missionaries and Kichwa at the mission settlement. By 1968, Tiweno had attracted more than two hundred people, many from former enemies among upriver and downriver Waorani groups. Despite the...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2018) 65 (2): 215–246.
Published: 01 April 2018
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2017) 64 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 April 2017
... the Assiniboine Nation, this Scot happened to travel aboard the same steamship as the German-speaking travelers as he returned to his fortified trading post on the Yellowstone River. There, at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, they would spend the winter together. During the long journey upriver...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2007) 54 (2): 245–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
... exploration from Asun- ción up the Paraguay River to the Pantanal (the large wetland in the border region between what are now Bolivia and Brazil) took place in 1542–43; a major expedition followed in 1543–44 and another in 1557–59. All three traveled more than 750 kilometers upriver to the Pantanal...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 525–548.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Identity? I was born in Teteyé [Colombia]. My parents were from Ocano. After the measles epidemic they went to live with white people at the mouth of the San Miguel. We collected rubber for Mario Magno, an Ecua- dorian who sold our debts to Arsenio Figueroa, who took us upriver...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2015) 62 (4): 781–801.
Published: 01 October 2015
... which Nisg̲a’a embraced the expressive possibilities they saw in new Christian forms that were becoming available to them frequently struck their missionaries as bordering on the excessive. For example, mis- sionary James McCullagh found that his congregation at the upriver mis- sion of Aiyansh...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 561–579.
Published: 01 October 2000
... bigger, and then they encountered very few people upriver until Cabutá (Cabruta), not far from the mouth of the Apure River and some four hundred kilometers further (Simón : chap. see also Aguado All of this happened in the first third of the sixteenth century, when the area was probably not...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 391–415.
Published: 01 July 2018
... salmon have never passed these falls.” This story explained why salmon were unable to migrate upriver beyond Similkameen Falls. 5 The region is saturated with place-based stories such as these, many of which were told late in the year, in the winter camps that formed the heart of Plateau tribal...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 621–643.
Published: 01 October 2016
... Brewer. After a fraudulent sale of the four townships in 1833, Penobscot lands were further reduced to the river islands, beginning at Old Town and extending upriver (see fig. 1 ). 22 Nevertheless, throughout most of the nineteenth century Penobscot families continued to move seasonally to their...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 607–618.
Published: 01 October 2014
... that London street.19 Amid this change, the memory of Mahomet remained; a memorial to him stood in the tribe’s burying ground in Norwich, a few miles upriver from their reservation. But the location of his unmarked grave in London had been lost. Then, a few years after the tribe won...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 April 2015
....4 They then requested passage upriver to Tipu but were told that they were not welcome there. After spending several days waiting and hoping that the Tipuans would change their minds, they requested passage to Hubelna, located a few leagues up the Yaxteel Ahau River (Jones 1989: 219...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2008) 55 (1): 87–118.
Published: 01 January 2008
... to access most upriver fishing sites, and under the fisheries regulations could no longer use their traditional spear, or “negog,” to catch salmon on the spawning beds.22 The Indian superintendent at Fredericton, James Farrell, wrote that Indian fishing was prevented by the presence of Indian...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2007) 54 (4): 669–695.
Published: 01 October 2007
... headman Coalpo and related to leading families upriver to the Cascades Rapids, she had influence that stretched the length of the lower river. A decade later, in 1824, George Simpson claimed that she—not Coalpo—“rule[d] the Roost,” and her 1829 threats to abandon trade with Fort Vancouver in...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2004) 51 (3): 609–636.
Published: 01 July 2004
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2005) 52 (3): 563–588.
Published: 01 July 2005
... differed from slavery found elsewhere on the Northwest Coast (figs. 1, 2). It suggests that distance was a factor in taking slaves in the lower Columbia region: the ‘‘great Water fall’’ could have been no closer than the Cascades of the Columbia, some 140 miles upriver, and might have been the Dalles...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2004) 51 (1): 73–100.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... Approximately 40 miles upriver, Wesumbe or Meeksombe, alias ‘‘Captain Sunday of Newicha- wannock ‘‘and sometimes of Saco River’’ sold several tracts of land, includ- ing an area about 30 miles above the first falls, which Major William Phil- lips bought, wrongly believing them to contain precious metals.46...