Dennis L. Isenbarger
This landmark work chronicles through primary sources the
Native American experience in North Carolina from the earliest
European explorations in the late sixteenth century through the
last decades of the eighteenth century. Documents in the volume
are drawn from journals and other personal accounts, the letters
of both private citizens and government officials, land grants and
deeds, court records, acts of the Assembly, correspondence
and reports of government agencies involved in Indian affairs,
records of the Executive Council, newspapers, governorsí papers,
records of the Moravians, Church of England records, and the laws
of North Carolina. General subjects presented through the sources are folkways, religion, trade, land (possession and dispossession), war, colonial interaction, and reservations.
Paperbound. Pp. xiii, 362. Index. (2013) (t)
Native Americans in Early North Carolina: A Documentary History is the third volume
in the Documentary Histories of Early North Carolina series. The two prior volumes are
Society in Early North Carolina: A Documentary History (2000) and African Americans
in Early North Carolina: A Documentary History (2005).
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