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
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
List of family members of Native men convicted by Massachusetts Bay officials detailing their choice of remaining in the Bay Colony or being sent into overseas bondage
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
List of family members of Native men convicted by Massachusetts Bay officials detailing their choice of remaining in the Bay Colony or being sent into overseas bondage
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
List of family members of Native men convicted by Massachusetts Bay officials detailing their choice of remaining in the Bay Colony or being sent into overseas bondage
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Names of New England Indians held captive at the Bagnio in Tangiers
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
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Community
Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Colonel Ezra Hewitt's first annual report to the County Court of New London County on Eastern Pequot living conditions
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Community
Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A summary of cattle let out on the Eastern Pequot pasture for the benefit of tribal member
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Community
Mashantucket Pequot
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
William Williams' and Eneas Morgan's account of the Western Pequot's income and expenses over a nearly 7 year period
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Community
Mashantucket Pequot
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Invoice for medical care and medicines for Theodosia Deshon's child, Ann Wampy, and Betsy Wheeler
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Community
Mashantucket Pequot
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Expenses incurred for boarding and nursing services provided to Theodosia Deshon