The Uses of History for Ethnic Identity: The Lumbee Case.

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655
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Blu, Karen I.  “The Uses of History for Ethnic Identity: The Lumbee Case.”  Currents in Anthropology: Essays in Honor of Sol Tax.  Ed. Robert Hinshaw.  The Hague: Mouton, 1979. Pp. [271]-85.

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Discusses (1) Henry Berry Lowry’s band, and (2) attempts to determine and document tribal origins and select a suitable tribal name.  Documentation contemporary with both events was written mainly by Whites, giving little insight into Indian views.

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Mary Livermore Library,UNC-Pembroke, Pembroke, NC.