Friday, September 29, 2006

Research Native American Indians At Digital History

Digital History
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu

Digital History: Native American VoicesOverview of Native American History[Prehistoric Patterns of Change / Cultures of Prehistoric America / Eve of Contact / Kinship and Religion / European Perceptions / Clash of Cultures / English Encounters / Native Americans and European Contests for Empire / Cultural Survival Strategies / Clearing the Land of Indians / "Five Civilized Tribes" and Civil War / Tragedy of Western Indians / Resistance on Great Plains / Wounded Knee / "Kill the Indian and Save the Man" / Native Americans at Turn of Century / Revitalization and Renewal / Indian Power ]http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/native_voices/native_voices.cfm

Digital History: Glossary of Native American History
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/historyonline/indiansglossary.cfm

Digital History: Encyclopedia of American History
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/encyclopedia/encyclopedia.cfm

Digital History: Historic Maps
Historic Maps (by year) / Maps as Teaching Tools / Maps by Topic / U.S. Maps / Maps by State. Territory, Region, and City
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/maps/maps.cfm

Digital History: American Historical Images
Advertisements / African Americans (also see Slavery) / Architecture / Art / Books and Pamphlet / Images Canada / Civil War / Daguerreo types / Ethnicity / Federal Government Images / Holocaust / Maps / Medicine / Music / Paintings / Photography / New Deal / Political History / Portraits / Radicalism / Science and Technology / Slavery / Southwest / States /Trials and Court Cases / WW I - WW II
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/images.cfm


Example:

"To combat the white-Indian warfare on the Plains, Congress created a special peace commission. The commission deplored public ignorance and apathy toward the Indian problem and denounced settlers and railroad companies for failing to recognize the Indians' humanity." (Indian Peace Commission - 1868)

The Indian Peace Commission
Digital History: Native American VoicesNew Directions in Government Policy
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/native_voices/voices_display.cfm?id=74


Related Link:

1868 Indian Peace Commission To President
Transcribed by Carolyn Sims, Furman University Department of History, from the Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for the Year 1868 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1868), 26-50.
http://web.archive.org/web/20010422094113/http://www.furman.edu/~benson/docs/peace.htm

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- Angel

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