What You Need to Read, March 2018

Welcome to the first quarterly bibliography of 2018.  If there is something you feel I have missed, I hope you will pass it along. I will update with any suggestions.


Arnett, Jessica Leslie. “Unsettled Rights in Territorial Alaska: Native Land, Sovereignty, and Citizenship from the Indian Reorganization Act to Termination,” Western Historical Quarterly, 48 no. 3 (September 2017): 233-254.

Arnold, Laurie. “The Ground Floor of a Movement: The National Indian Gaming Association and the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act,” Western Historical Quarterly 48, no. 4 (Winter 2017): 345-365.).

Carlson, Kirsten Matoy. “Making Strategic Choices: How and Why Indian Groups Advocated for Federal Recognition from 1977 to 2012.” Law & Society Review 51, no. 4 (December 2017): 930-965.

Cave, Scott. “Madalena: The Entangled History of One Indigenous Floridian Woman in the Atlantic World.” Americas 74, no. 2 (April 2017): 171-200.

Clark, Andrew J and Douglas B. Bamforth. Archaeological Perspective of Warfare on the Great Plains, (Boulder: University of Colorado Press, 2018).

DeLucia, Christine. “Fugitive Collections in New England Indian Country: Indigenous Material Culture and Early American History Making at Ezra Stiles’s Yale Museum.” William & Mary Quarterly 75, no. 1 (January 2018): 109-150.

DBialuschewski, Arne, and Linford D. Fisher. “Guest Editor’s Introduction: New Directions in the History of Native American Slavery Studies.” Ethnohistory 64, no. 1 (January 2017): 1-17.

Ericson, David F. “The United States Military, State Development, and Slavery in the Early Republic.” Studies In American Political Development 31, no. 1 (April 2017): 130-148.

Galler, Robert. “Councils, Petitions and Delegations: Crow Creek Activism and the Progressive Era in Central South Dakota,” Journal Of The Gilded Age & Progressive Era 16, no. 2 (April 2017): 206-227.

Gelo, Daniel J. Comanches and Germans on the Texas Frontier: The Ethnology of Heinrich Berghaus, (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2018)

Gettler, Brian. “Historical Research at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.” Canadian Historical Review 98, no. 4 (December 2017): 641-674.

Grossman, Zoltán. “Planning the American Indian Reservation: From Theory to Empowerment.” Geographical Review 108, no. 1 (January 2018): 168-170.

Hall, Ryan. “Before the Medicine Line: Blackfoot Trade Strategy and the Emergence of the Northwest Plains Borderlands, 1818-1846.” Pacific Historical Review 86, no. 3 (August 2017): 381-406.

Harrison, Daniel F. “Change amid Continuity, Innovation within Tradition: Wampum Diplomacy at the Treaty of Greenville, 1795.” Ethnohistory 64, no. 2 (April 2017): 191-215.

Hart, E. Richard. American Indian History on Trial: Historical Expertise in Tribal Litigation, (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2018)

Harvey, Sean P., and Sarah Rivett. “Colonial-Indigenous Language Encounters in North America and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic World.” Early American Studies, An Interdisciplinary Journal 15, no. 3 (Summer 2017): 442-473.

Hill, Matthew E., et al. “A Hard Time to Date: The Scott County Pueblo (14SC1) and Puebloan Residents of the High Plains” American Antiquity 83, no. 1 (January 2018): 54-74.

Holm, Tom. “Strong Hearts, Wounded Souls Revisited: The Research, the Findings, and Some Observations of Recent Native Veteran Readjustment.” Wicazo Sa Review 32, no. 1 (Spring 2017): 118-128.

Humalajoke, Reeta, “What is it to Withdraw? Klamath and Navajo Tribal Council’s Tactics in Negotiating Termination Policy, 1949-1964,” Western Historical Quarterly 48, no. 4 (Winter 2017): 415-438.

Isenberg, Andrew C. “An Empire of Remedy.” Pacific Historical Review 86, no. 1 (February 2017): 84-113.

Jentz, Paul. Myths of History: Seven Myths of Native American History, (Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, 2018).

Kane, Maeve. “For Wagrassero’s Wife’s Son: Colonialism and the Structure of Indigenous Women’s Social Connections, 1690–1730.” Journal Of Early American History 7, no. 2 (May 2017): 89-114.

Kennedy, Brenden “Not Worth a Pinch of Snuff”: The 1789 Yazoo Land Sale and Sovereignty in the Old Southwest.” Georgia Historical Quarterly 101, no. 3 (September 2017): 198-232.

Keyser, James D. “Cheval Bonnet: A Crow Calling Card in the Blackfeet Homeland.” Ethnohistory 65, no. 1 (January 2018): 129-155.

Lambert, Valerie. “Negotiating American Indian Inclusion: Sovereignty, Same-Sex Marriage, and Sexual Minorities in Indian Country.” American Indian Culture & Research Journal 41, no. 2 (April 2017): 1-21.

LaVere, David. “Of Fortifications and Fire: The Tuscarora Response to the Barnwell and Moore Expeditions during North Carolina’s Tuscarora War, 1712 and 1713.” North Carolina Historical Review 94, no. 4 (October 2017): 363-390.

Logan Maccallum, Logan MaryJane. “Starvation, Experimentation, Segregation, and Trauma: Words for Reading Indigenous Health History.” Canadian Historical Review 98, no. 1 (March 2017): 96-113.

Mager, Elisabeth A. “Ethnic Consciousness in Cultural Survival: The Morongo Band of Mission Indians and the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas.” American Indian Culture & Research Journal 41, no. 1 (January 2017): 47-72.

Mauer, Whitney, K. “Indian Country Poverty: Place-Based Poverty on American Indian Territories, 2006-10.” Rural Sociology 82, no. 3 (September 2017): 473-498.

Maynard, John. “On the Political “Warpath”: Native Americans and Australian Aborigines after the First World War.” Wicazo Sa Review 32, no. 1 (Spring2017 2017): 48-62.

Milne, George Edward. “Bondsmen, Servants, and Slaves: Social Hierarchies in the Heart of Seventeenth-Century North America.” Ethnohistory 64, no. 1 (January 2017): 115-139.

Muehlbauer, Matthew S. “Holy War and Just War in Early New England, 1630-1655.” Journal Of Military History 81, no. 3 (July 2017): 667-692.

Nichols, David Andrew. Peoples of the Inland Sea: Native Americans and Newcomers in the Great Lakes Region, 1600-1780, (Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2018).

Nickel, Sarah A. “I Am Not a Women’s Libber Although Sometimes I Sound Like One”: Indigenous Feminism and Politicized Motherhood.” American Indian Quarterly 41, no. 4 (Fall 2017): 299-335.

Nickerson, Gregory. “All-American Indian Days and the Miss Indian America Pageant.” Montana: The Magazine Of Western History 67, no. 2 (Summer 2017): 3-26.

Norman, Alison. “Teachers Amongst their own People”: Kanyen’kehá:ka (Mohawk) Women Teachers in Nineteenth-Century Tyendinaga and Grand River, Ontario.” Historical Studies In Education 29, no. 1 (Spring 2017): 32-56.

Otto, Paul L. ““This is that which . . . they call Wampum”.” Early American Studies, An Interdisciplinary Journal 15, no. 1 (Winter2017 2017): 1-36.

Paldam, Ella. “Chumash Conversions: The Historical Dynamics of Religious Change in Native California.” Numen: International Review For The History Of Religions 64, no. 5/6 (September 2017): 596-625.

Parham, Vera. Pan-Tribal Activism in the Pacific Northwest: The Power of Indigenous Protest and the Birth of the Daybreak Star Cultural Center, (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2018).

Peace, Thomas. “Borderlands, Primary Sources, and the Longue Durée: Contextualizing Colonial Schooling at Odanak, Lorette, and Kahnawake, 1600-1850.” Historical Studies In Education 29, no. 1 (Spring 2017): 8-31.

Phillips, Katrina. “Performance over Policy: Promoting Indianness in Twentieth-Century Wisconsin Tourism.” Radical History Review 2017, no. 129 (October 2017): 34-50.

Precht, Jay. “Asserting Tribal Sovereignty through Compact Negotiations.” American Indian Quarterly 41, no. 1 (Winter2017 2017): 67-92

Senier, Siobhan. “The Continuing Circulations of New England’s Tribal Newsletters.” American Literary History 29, no. 2 (Summer 2017): 418-437.

Sheffield, R. Scott. “Indigenous Exceptionalism under Fire: Assessing Indigenous Soldiers in Combat with the Australian, Canadian, New Zealand and American Armies during the Second World War.” Journal Of Imperial & Commonwealth History 45, no. 3 (June 2017): 506-524.

Smithers, Gregory D. “Our Hands and Hearts are Joined Together”: Friendship, Colonialism, and the Cherokee People in Early America.” Journal Of Social History 50, no. 4 (Summer 2017): 609-629.

Snyder, Christina. “The Rise and Fall and Rise of Civilizations: Indian Intellectual Culture during the Removal Era.” Journal Of American History 104, no. 2 (September 2017): 386-409.

Starna, William A. “After the Handbook: A Perspective on 40 years of Scholarship Since the Publication of the Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 15, Northeast.” New York History 98, no. 1 (Winter 2017): 112-146.

Strang, Cameron. “Scientific Instructions and Native American Linguistics in the Imperial United States: The Department of War’s 1826 Vocabulary.” Journal Of The Early Republic 37, no. 3 (Fall 2017): 399-427.

Te Hiwi, Braden, and Janice Forsyth. “A Rink at this School is Almost as Essential as a Classroom”: Hockey and Discipline at Pelican Lake Indian Residential School, 1945-1951.” Canadian Journal Of History 52, no. 1 (Spring/Summer 2017): 80-108.

Timmerman, Nicholas A. “Uncovering the Native South: Archaeology, Agriculture, and the Environment.” Alabama Review 70, no. 2 (April 2017): 141-155.

Williams, Nancy, and H. Foster. “An Analysis of Native American/ Colonialist Interaction in the Southeastern United States.” International Journal Of Historical Archaeology 21, no. 2 (June 2017): 513-531.

Wisecup, Kelly. “Meteors, Ships, Etc.”: Native American Histories of Colonialism and Early American Archives.” American Literary History 30, no. 1 (Spring 2018): 29-54.

Zimmer, Eric Steven. “A President in Indian Country: Calvin Coolidge and Lakota Diplomacy in the Summer of 1927.” Great Plains Quarterly 37, no. 3 (Summer  2017): 215-234.

Zhang, Jane. “Lakota winter counts, pictographic records, and record making and remaking histories.” Archives & Manuscripts 45, no. 1 (January 2017): 3-17.

Zuba, Clayton. “Apess’s Eulogy on King Philip and the Politics of Native Visualcy.” Early American Literature 52, no. 3 (September 2017): 651-677.







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