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The Resource Our people, our journey : the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, James M. McClurken

Our people, our journey : the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, James M. McClurken

Label
Our people, our journey : the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians
Title
Our people, our journey
Title remainder
the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians
Statement of responsibility
James M. McClurken
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher: Our People, Our Journey is a landmark history of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, a Michigan tribe that has survived to the present day despite the expansionist and assimilationist policies that nearly robbed it of an identity in the late nineteenth century
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McClurken, James M
Dewey number
977.4004/97336
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E99.O9
  • E99.O9
LC item number
  • M355 2009
  • M355 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ottawa Indians
  • Ottawa Indians
  • Ottawa Indians
  • Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, Michigan
Label
Our people, our journey : the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, James M. McClurken
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-343) and index
Contents
In memory of Margaret Chandler -- Preface -- Land beneath the trees -- Introduction: Analytical paradigm -- 1: When the Europeans came -- 2: Kinsmen and confederates -- 3: Coexistence and conquest -- 4: Will of the grand council -- 5: Civilizing the Ottawas -- 6: Strong titles and the government "swan" -- 7: Not a tent, a wigwam, nor a camp fire -- 8: New communities, established leaders -- 9: Great excitement among the Indians -- 10: Accidents of history -- 11: Opposite of intentions -- 12: Council of Ogemuk -- 13: On the outskirts -- 14: Teaching the children -- 15: Small victory -- 16: Community councils to business committees -- 17: Desperate decade -- 18: New deal, renewed hope -- 19: No one's responsibility -- 20: Whole of the Holst report -- 21: Indian problems -- 22: Advocate and 'attorney for the people' -- 23: Decades of success and political evolution -- 24: Distinct, separate, and sovereign -- 25: Constructing a new government -- 26: Ancient community, a new century -- Index of tribal councils and Ogemuk since reaffirmation (1994) -- Abbreviations used in the notes and references -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn261201374
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 370 p.
Isbn
9780870138553
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039784
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)261201374
  • (OCoLC)261201374
Label
Our people, our journey : the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, James M. McClurken
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-343) and index
Contents
In memory of Margaret Chandler -- Preface -- Land beneath the trees -- Introduction: Analytical paradigm -- 1: When the Europeans came -- 2: Kinsmen and confederates -- 3: Coexistence and conquest -- 4: Will of the grand council -- 5: Civilizing the Ottawas -- 6: Strong titles and the government "swan" -- 7: Not a tent, a wigwam, nor a camp fire -- 8: New communities, established leaders -- 9: Great excitement among the Indians -- 10: Accidents of history -- 11: Opposite of intentions -- 12: Council of Ogemuk -- 13: On the outskirts -- 14: Teaching the children -- 15: Small victory -- 16: Community councils to business committees -- 17: Desperate decade -- 18: New deal, renewed hope -- 19: No one's responsibility -- 20: Whole of the Holst report -- 21: Indian problems -- 22: Advocate and 'attorney for the people' -- 23: Decades of success and political evolution -- 24: Distinct, separate, and sovereign -- 25: Constructing a new government -- 26: Ancient community, a new century -- Index of tribal councils and Ogemuk since reaffirmation (1994) -- Abbreviations used in the notes and references -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn261201374
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 370 p.
Isbn
9780870138553
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039784
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)261201374
  • (OCoLC)261201374

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