Recently Added or Updated

The following sources have either been recently added to the Lumbee Indians Bibliography, or recently had their records updated.

They meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Recently published;
  • Published earlier, but recently discovered;
  • Items from The Lumbee Indians: An Annotated Bibliography (McFarland, 1994) that had not yet been added;
  • Additions to the list of legislation and court cases related to the Lumbee Indians;
  • A full annotation for the source was recently written;
  • The full text of source was recently made available; or
  • A correction was made to the information on the record.

Wooten, Alan. “Lumbee representative sworn in as chairman of state commission.” The Fayetteville Observer (Fayetteville, NC). June 3, 2016


“Robeson Indians Studied by Woman of National Fame.” Robesonian 30 Sept. 1929: 2.


“Rowland Theatre to Open Monday.” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] 29 Oct. 1937: 8.


Barreiro, José, and Steve Wall. “Lumbee Country: Portraits of Elders.” Northeast Indian Quarterly 5.2 (Summer 1988): 13-33.


Witten, Scott. “Local women in 'Pathmakers' exhibit.” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] 17 March 1994: 1A.


Wagoner, Mark, photographer. “Pathmakers: North Carolina Native American women of distinction. A sampling of 1994 recipients.” Pembroke Magazine 27 (1995): 33-42.


“Lumbee people.” Carolina Country (Raleigh: Association of Electric Cooperatives) February 1995: 15.


“Maynor, Malinda M.” In: Women artists of color: a bio-critical sourcebook to 20th century artists in the Americas. Ed. Phoebe Farris. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1999. Pages 44-47.


Knick, Stanley. “Along the Robeson Trail [column].” Carolina Indian Voice 1 April 1999: 6.


“Fourteen American Indian artists receive fellowships to develop film, video and multimedia projects.” PR Newswire 7 June 2001.


McKenna, Christopher J."Tri-racial theaters in Robeson County, North Carolina, 1896-1940." Going to the movies: Hollywood and the social experience of cinema. Ed. Richard Maltby, Melvyn Stokes, and Robert C. Allen. Exeter: University of Exeter Press, 2008. Pages 45-59; notes on pages 399-402.


Bellamy, John D[illard]. “Remarks of the Hon. John D. Bellamy, of North Carolina, in the House of Representatives.”  56th Cong. 1st Session. Congressional Record 33 part 1 (2 Feb. 1900): 1457-58.


Mooney, James.  “Croatan Indians.”  Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico.  (Smithsonian Institution.  Bureau of American Ethnology.  Bulletin 30, part 1.)  Washington: Government Printing Office, 1907.  P. 365.  Rpt. in McPherson (entry 49), Exhibit M, pp. 251-252.


Olds, F. A.  “A Visit to the Croatan Indians.”  Charlotte Observer 21 June 1908: Sec. 2 pp. 2-3, 8.  Rpt. in Robesonian 25 June 1908: 1; 29 June 1908: 1; 2 July 1908: 1; 6 July 1908: 4.


McLean, A. W.  “Historical Sketch of Indians of Robeson County.”  Robesonian 3 April 1913: 2; 7 April 1913: 2.  Rpt. in McPherson (entry 49), Exhibit F.


Olds, Fred A. “Croatan Indians of North Carolina.” Forest and stream 81 (October 11, 1913), page 458 (2 pages).


Olds, Fred A.  “Croatan Indians of North Carolina.”  Raleigh Times 8 Nov. 1913.


Henderson, James E.  The Croatan Indians of Robeson County.  Report to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Washington, D.C. from James E. Henderson, Supt., Cherokee Agency, U.S. Indian Service, Dept. of Interior.  Cherokee, N.C., 11 Dec. 1923.  8 p.  National Archives and Records Service, Washington, D.C.  RG 75, Entry 121, Central Classified Files, 1907-1939, 93807-1923-Cherokee School-150 (James Henderson’s Report).


MacNeill, Ben Dixon.  “Riddle of the Lumbee Indians.”  News and Observer [Raleigh, NC]: 1926 Sec. 2 p. 1, in issues for 31 Jan., 7 Feb., 14 Feb., and 21 Feb.


Smithey, Sherman Bryan.  “Robeson Indians Classed by State as Negroes 48 Years.”  Charlotte Observer 22 Nov. 1931: Sec. 3 p. 3.