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Creeks & Southerners : biculturalism on the early American frontier

Author: Andrew Frank
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2005.
Series: Indians of the Southeast.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Creeks and Southerners examines the families created by the hundreds of intermarriages between Creek Indian women and European American men in the southeastern United States during the eighteenth and early nineteenth century. Called "Indian countrymen" at the time, these intermarried white men moved into their wives' villages in what is now Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. By doing so, they obtained new homes,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Frank, Andrew, 1970-
Creeks & Southerners.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2004018512
(OCoLC)56214073
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Frank
ISBN: 0803204949 9780803204942 1280374403 9781280374401 9786610374403 6610374406
OCLC Number: 60712324
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 192 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: The problem of identity in the early American Southeast --
The invitation within --
"This asylum of liberty" --
Kin and strangers --
Parenting and practice --
In two worlds --
Tustunnuggee Hutkee and the limits of dual identities --
The insistence of race --
Epilogue: Race, clan, and creek.
Series Title: Indians of the Southeast.
Other Titles: Creeks and Southerners
Responsibility: Andrew K. Frank.
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Examines the families created by the hundreds of intermarriages between Creek Indian women and European American men in the southeastern United States during the eighteenth and early nineteenth  Read more...

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"Frank has significantly expanded our knowledge about how the endurance of clan and village life in one southeastern Indian society shaped intercultural relations over a long span of time."-Daniel H. Read more...

 
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