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The Resource A gathering of rivers : Indians, Métis, and mining in the Western Great Lakes, 1737-1832, Lucy Eldersveld Murphy

A gathering of rivers : Indians, Métis, and mining in the Western Great Lakes, 1737-1832, Lucy Eldersveld Murphy

Label
A gathering of rivers : Indians, Métis, and mining in the Western Great Lakes, 1737-1832
Title
A gathering of rivers
Title remainder
Indians, Métis, and mining in the Western Great Lakes, 1737-1832
Statement of responsibility
Lucy Eldersveld Murphy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In A Gathering of Rivers, Lucy Eldersveld Murphy traces the histories of Indian, multiracial, and mining communities in the western Great Lakes region during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. For a century the Winnebagos (Ho-Chunks), Mesquakies (Fox), and Sauks successfully confronted waves of French and British immigration by diversifying their economies and commercializing lead mining
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Lucy Eldersveld
Dewey number
977/.01
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.W7
LC item number
M87 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Winnebago Indians
  • Fox Indians
  • Sauk Indians
  • Great Lakes Region (North America)
  • Métis
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Ethnic relations
  • Métis
  • Great Lakes Region
Label
A gathering of rivers : Indians, Métis, and mining in the Western Great Lakes, 1737-1832, Lucy Eldersveld Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-225) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations -- Maps -- Tables -- Acknowledgments -- WhoIs Who in the Fox, Wisconsin Region -- Introduction -- Part One: The Fur Trade and the Creation of Accommodation -- Native American Village Economies and the Fur Trade in the Mid-Eighteenth Century -- Creole Communities -- Part Two: Lead Mining: Adaptation and Conflict -- The Expansion of Native American Lead Mining -- The Lead Rush -- Part Three: Adaptation and Removal -- Indian Economic Development, Settlers, and the Erosion of Accommodation -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- A Note on Sources -- Notes -- Index
Control code
50753856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803202948
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50753856
Label
A gathering of rivers : Indians, Métis, and mining in the Western Great Lakes, 1737-1832, Lucy Eldersveld Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-225) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations -- Maps -- Tables -- Acknowledgments -- WhoIs Who in the Fox, Wisconsin Region -- Introduction -- Part One: The Fur Trade and the Creation of Accommodation -- Native American Village Economies and the Fur Trade in the Mid-Eighteenth Century -- Creole Communities -- Part Two: Lead Mining: Adaptation and Conflict -- The Expansion of Native American Lead Mining -- The Lead Rush -- Part Three: Adaptation and Removal -- Indian Economic Development, Settlers, and the Erosion of Accommodation -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- A Note on Sources -- Notes -- Index
Control code
50753856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803202948
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50753856

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