Yarbrough, Fay A.

Race and the Cherokee Nation : sovereignty in the nineteenth century / Fay A. Yarbrough. - 1 online resource (x, 184 pages) : maps - JSTOR eBooks .

Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-172) and index.

A moment of inclusion : Molley -- Racial ideology in transition : Shoe Boots -- The 1855 Marriage Law : racial lines harden -- The Civil War : a missed opportunity -- The Cherokee freedmen's story : the Boles family -- Indian slavery and memory : interracial sex from the slaves' perspective -- The fight for recognition continues : Lucy Allen.

9780812290172 0812290178

22573/ctt580b43 JSTOR


Cherokee Indians--Race identity.
Indians of North America--Mixed descent.
African Americans--Relations with Indians.
Slavery--History.--Southern States
Slavery--History.--Oklahoma
Ex-slaves of Indian tribes--History.--Southern States
Ex-slaves of Indian tribes--History.--Oklahoma


Electronic books.

E99.C5 / Y37 2008

305.897/557