African Cherokees in Indian territory : from chattel to citizens / Celia E. Naylor.
By: Naylor, Celia E.Material type: BookSeries: The John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture. Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2008Description: xii, 360 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780807832035 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807832030 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780807858837 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0807858838 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Cherokee Indians -- History -- 19th century | Cherokee Indians -- Mixed descent | Cherokee Indians -- Kinship | Indian slaves -- Oklahoma -- History -- 19th century | African Americans -- Oklahoma | African Americans -- Kinship -- Oklahoma | Blacks -- Oklahoma -- Relations with Indians
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-341) and index.
On the run in antebellum Indian territory -- Day-to-day resistance to the peculiar institution and the struggle to remain free in the antebellum Cherokee nation -- Conceptualizing and constructing African Indian racial and cultural identities in antebellum Indian territory -- Trapped in the turmoil : a divided Cherokee nation and the plight of enslaved African Cherokees during the Civil War era -- Cherokee freedpeople's struggle for recognition and rights during reconstruction -- Contested common ground : landownership, race politics, and segregation on the eve of statehood.