Politics, Power, & Sovereignty

Exploring how Native American communities survived under a dominant society, the dynamics of the relationship between the two, and the ways Native sovereignty might have been expressed, especially with respect to periods of reservations, relocation, allotment, assimilation, and citizenship and to race relations.

Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A short description of an Indian diplomatic mission and their entertainment in London
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
Information regarding the presence of several Indian diplomats, their wives, and colonial assistants in England on their way to London
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request to settle ownership of Wicosucke Island by Pawcatuck and Pennacook leaders
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A dialogue between an Englishman and Indian man on differences between Native American and English life
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
A communication from English authorities limiting all trade, including Indian trade, outside of the New England coast
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Grant of the Massachusetts Legislature of five hundred acres of land through the petition of several Pennacook leaders
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Report to England from Massachusetts Bay authorities explaining the Indian turmoil in the Colonies
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
Information provided about a party of Indians from Canada who attacked numerous colonial settlements
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Request by the widow for the support of her children after the financial loss of her family from Indian attacks