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Title American Indian nonfiction : an anthology of writings, 1760s-1930s / edited by Bernd C. Peyer.

Imprint Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    810.8 AME    Available
Description ix, 401 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Northeast : the new England Indians. Short narrative of my life ; Beloved Brethren / Samson Occom -- Samson Occom biography -- Speeches to the Oneidas / Joseph Johnson -- Joseph Johnson biography -- History of the Muh-he-con-nuk Indians / Hendrick Aupaumut -- Hendrick Aupaumut biography -- Indian's looking glass for the white man / William Apess -- William Apess biography --
Northeast : the New York Indians. Address on the present condition and prospects of the original inhabitants of North America / Maris B. Pierce -- Maris B. Pierce biography -- Appeal to the Christian community / Nathaniel T. Strong -- Nathaniel T. Strong biography --
Southeast and Indian territory : the five tribes. Extract of a letter from Catherine Brown, to her brother David / Catherine Brown -- Catherine Brown biography -- Indian address / John Ridge -- John Ridge biography -- Letter to the editor of the Cherokee Phoenix / Elias Boudinot -- Resolutions of the treaty party / Elias Boudinot, John Ridge -- Elias Boudinot biography -- To the senate and house of representatives / John Ross ...[et al.] -- John Ross biography -- Cherokees, their history : present condition and future prospects / John Rollin Ridge -- John R. Ridge biography -- Remarks of Elias C. Boudinot, of the Cherokee nation, in behalf of the bill to organize the territory of Oklahoma / Elias C. Boudinot -- Elias C. Boudinot biography -- Indian's hard lot / DeWitt Duncan Clinton -- DeWitt Duncan Clinton biography -- Passing of Creek lands / Charles Gibson -- Charles Gibson biography -- Fus Fixico letter (1905) ; Fus Fixico letter (1906) / Alexander Lawrence Posey -- Alexander L. Posey biography -- Writes on feeding Democrats raw oratory at Jackson dinner ; Story of a misspent boyhood / Will Rogers -- Will Rogers biography --
Great lakes : the three fires. Account of the Chippewa Indians, who have been travelling among the whites, in the United States, England, Ireland, Scotland, France and Belgium / George Henry -- George Henry biography -- American Indians / George Copway -- George Copway biography -- Death of Chief I. H. Turtle / John Johnson -- John Johnson biography -- Red man's rebuke / Simon Pokagon -- Simon Pokagon biography -- Indian problem, from the Indian's standpoint / Andrew J. Blackbird -- Andrew J. Blackbird biography --
Transregional voices : the society of American Indians. Report of Colonel Parker on Indian affairs ; Letter to Harriet Maxwell converse / Ely S. Parker -- Ely S. Parker biography -- Letter to Major Henry Douglas ; Letter to Commissioner Ely S. Parker ; Petition to Congress / Sarah Winnemucca biography -- Indian question / Susette La Flesche -- Susette La Flesche biography -- Indian allotment / Francis La Flesche -- Francis La Flesche biography -- Why I am a Pagan ; America, home of the red man / Gertrude Bonnin -- Gertrude S. Bonnin biography -- Industrial organization for the Indian / Laura Cornelius Kellogg -- Laura C. Kellogg biography -- Native Indian Art / Angel De Cora Dietz -- Angel De Cora Dietz biography -- Teaching of ethnology in Indian schools / J.N.B. Hewitt -- J. N. B. Hewitt biography -- Indian reservation system ; Let my people go ; Truth is coming to light / Carlos Montezuma -- Carlos Montezuma biography -- Function of the society of American Indians / Sherman Coolidge -- Sherman Coolidge biography -- Legal status of the American Indian ; Civilizing power of language / Arthur C. Parker -- Arthur C. Parker biography -- Justice for the Sioux ; Indian's plea for freedom / Charles A. Eastman -- Charles A. Eastman biography -- New Indian leadership / John M. Oskison -- John M. Oskison biography -- Future of the red man in America / Henry Roe Cloud -- Henry Roe Cloud biography -- Tragedy of the Sioux / Luther Standing Bear -- Luther Standing Bear biography.
Subject American prose literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism.
Indians of North America -- Intellectual life.
Indians of North America -- Historiography.
Indians in literature.
American prose literature -- Indian authors -- Biography.
Added Author Peyer, Bernd.
ISBN 0806137983 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780806137988 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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