Reinterpreting New England Indians and the colonial experience /edited by Colin G. Calloway & Neal Salisbury.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-245616

Description

380 p. : ill. ; 24 cm., Ten essays, presented at a conference in Old Sturbridge Village, mainly concerning the response of native Americans to colonists in southern New England.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Indians of North America History.
Indians of North America First contact with Europeans
Indians of North America History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Indianen.
Kolonisatie.
Kolonisation.
History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

Originator

Calloway, Colin G. (Colin Gordon), 1953-
Salisbury, Neal.
Colonial Society of Massachusetts.

Contents

Foreword / John W. Tyler -- Introduction: Decolonizing New England Indian history / Colin G. Calloway and Neal Salisbury -- Chickwallop and the beast: Indian responses to European animals in early New England / Virginia Dejohn Anderson -- "A little I shall say": translation and interculturalism in the John Eliot tracts / Joshua David Bellin -- Falling "into a dreame": Native Americans, colonization, and consciousness in Early New England / Ann Marie Plane -- The changing nature of Indian slavery in New England, 1670-1720 / Margaret Ellen Newell -- Colonizing the children: Indian youngsters in servitude in early Rhode Island / Ruth Wallis Herndon and Ella Wilcox Sekatau -- Recovering gendered political histories: local struggles and native women's resistance in colonial southern New England / Trudie Lamb Richmond and Amy E. Den Ouden -- "This once savage heart of mine": Joseph Johnson, Wheelock's "Indians," and the construction of a Christian/Indian identity, 1764-1776 / Tammy Schneider -- The church in New England Indian community life: a view from the islands and Cape Cod / David J. Silverman -- "We, as a tribe, will rule ourselves": Mashpee's struggle for autonomy, 1746-1840 / Daniel R. Mandell -- "A precarious living": basket making and related crafts among New England Indians / Nan Wolverton.

Publication

Boston : Colonial Society of Massachusetts

Publisher Series

Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts ; v. 71
Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts ;

Description

380 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Ten essays, presented at a conference in Old Sturbridge Village, mainly concerning the response of native Americans to colonists in southern New England.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Gift of Jane and Richard Nylander, February 23, 2004.

ISBN

0962073768
9780962073762
9780979466250
0979466253

Call Number

Stacks E78.N5 C65 2003

Places

New England
New England.
Neuengland.
Indianer.