Welcome to: The Lumbee Indians, An Annotated Bibliography

Lumbee Home

Croatoan Indian home, single story, wood with twin brick fireplace. Image provided by the N.C. Museum of History.

Lumbee home photo

Normal School 1910

Superintendent Edens and children at the Croatoan Normal School. Image provided by the N.C. Museum of History.

Croatoan Normal School, 1910

Locklear Brooks

A Croatoan Indian home, front view, with man and woman to right of door. Two young women at left. Image provided by the N.C. Museum of History.

A Croatoan Indian home

Prospect School 1926

Students of Prospect School, 1926. Image provided by the N.C. Museum of History.

Prospect School 1926

Lumbee Farm

Lumbee farm, with home and a horse-drawn wagon in background. Image provided by the N.C. Museum of History.

Lumbee farm

Washington Lowery Home

Home of Washington Lowery, with family in front; house is small, wood, with three men sitting in front; woman and child behind, seven children at left. Image provided by the N.C. Museum of History.

Home of Washington Lowery
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This site is designed to provide a comprehensive, scholarly, online resource for information on the Lumbee Indians and related topics. For more information about this site and a general overview of how it was compiled, please refer to the page, "About this site."

Notable Lumbee

Lowery is an ethnohistorian who has published many works on her tribe, the Lumbee Indians. She is also a documentary film producer. Her works include a book, Lumbee Indians in the Jim Crow South (2010) and a film, Real Indian (1996). She is an Associate Professor, History, at UNC-Chapel Hill and also directs the Southern Oral History Project there. She taught Native American Studies at Harvard from 2005-2009 (cv). She was the Raleigh News and Observer's Tar Heel of the Week for July 13, 2013.

[Entry written 09/08/2016]