Northeastern Indian Lives, 1632-1816 (Google eBook)
This collection of fifteen essays examines the lives of important but relatively unknown Native Americans. The chapters explore the complexities of Indian-colonial relations from the seventeenth to the early nineteenth centuries, from Maine to the Ohio Valley. The volume is interdisciplinary, drawing on the methods and insights of social history, cultural anthropology, archaeology, and the study of material culture.
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Uncas and the Politics of Contact
Wyandanch Sachem of the Montauks
The Legacy of Robin Cassacinamon Mashantucket Pequot Leadership in the Historic Period
Chief Rawandagon Alias Robin Hood Native Lord of Misrule in the Maine Wilderness
Suscaneman and the Matinecock Lands 16531703
Putting a Face on Colonization Factionalism and Gender Politics in the Life History of Awasbunkes the Squaw Sachem of Saconet
Shickellamy A Person of Consequence
Moses Tunda Tatamy Delaware Indian Diplomat
Pisquetomen and Tamaqua Mediating Peace in the Ohio Country
Molly Brant Her Domestic and Political Roles in EighteenthCentury New York
Walking the Medicine Line Molly Ockett a Pigwacket Doctor
Standing by His Father Thomas Waban of Natick circa 16301722
Daniel Spotso A Sachem at Nantucket Island Massachusetts circa 16911741
1st Series Abenaki Albany Algonquian alliance allies American appears Archives authority Awashunkes Awashunkes's Boston British Cassacinamon century chief Church Claus colonial colonists Commissioners Connecticut court cultural Daniel Spotso daughter deeds Delaware documents Dutch English European French frontier Gardiner governor Grumet Haldimand Historical Society horse commons Indian community Indian Records Iroquois John John Winthrop Johnson Kennebec killed land Lapham later leaders living Logan Long Island Maine Mashantucket Massachusetts Bay Matinecock Mi'kmaq Miantonomi missionary Mohawk Mohegan Molly Brant Molly's Montauk Moravians MPCP Nameag Nantucket Narragansett Natick native neighbors Niantic Ninigret NPNER NYCD Ohio Country Oneida Oyster Bay P.A.W. Wallace Papers peace Pennsylvania Pequot Pequot War Philadelphia Pigwacket Pisquetomen Plymouth political Rawandagon River Robin role sachem Saconet settlements settlers Shickellamy Shinnecock Sir William Johnson Six Nations Suscaneman Tamaqua Tatamy Teedyuscung Theyanoguin Thomas Waban town trade treaty Uncas Uncas's University village Waban wampum Weiser Winthrop women Wyandanch York
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