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Life Among the Texas Indians

The WPA Narratives (Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation Series in the West and Southwest)

by David LA Vere

  • 41 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Oral history,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Texas,
  • Native American,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • United States - State & Local - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8816954M
    ISBN 101585445282
    ISBN 109781585445288

      related portals: Native American.; sister projects: Wikidata item.; American classic. report by a cavalry officer and journalist regarding relations among Native American tribes, U.S. settlers, and the cavalry during the early establishment of Native American reservations in the southwest United States. Full text of "Life among the Indians. A book for youth" See other formats.

      Buy a cheap copy of Nine Years Among the Indians, book by Herman Lehmann. Here is a genuine Little Big Man story, with all the color, sweep, and tragedy of a classic American western. It is the tale of Herman Lehmann, a captive of 5/5(5). The book titled, Life Among the Indians, but later retitled Captivity of the Oatman Girls, was crafted as an Indian captivity narrative, a literary form that was common in American history. Initially published in San Francisco in , the book misidentified the capturing Indians as Apaches and included long tracts of fervid and largely.

    He lived first among the Apache and then the Comanche but eventually returned to his family later on in his life. The phenomenon of a "white boy" raised by "Indians" made him a notable figure in the United States. He published his autobiography, Nine Years Among the Indians in /5(). |a Nine years among the Indians, |b the story of the captivity and life of a Texan among the Indians / |c Herman Lehmann ; edited by J. Marvin Hunter ; foreword by Dale F. Giese. 3 |a 9 years among the Indians, |a 1st pbk. ed. |a Albuquerque: |b University of New Mexico Press, |c c


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Get this book in print. Texas A&M Life Among the Texas Indians book Press; ; Barnes&; Life on the Reservation. Old Ways New Ways. Epilogue. Notes.

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Life among the Texas Indians book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Historian David La Vere has culled from the Indian-Pioneer Hi /5(7). La Vere sets the stage for this ethnographic detail with a lively, readable history of the succession of peoples who lived in Texas from the Paleo-Indians until the present.

It is a clear overview of the basic social structures of the tribes and the relations among tribes and, later, of the Indians with the Europeans who came to the region. Great book on life among the Indians.

If you like this book you will also want to read the following cent classics on life with Indians: 1. Bird Woman (Sacajawea) the Guide of Lewis and Clark: Her Own Story Now First Given to the World () 2. My Life as an Indian: The Story of a Red Woman and a White Man in the Lodges of the Blackfeet /5().

Nine Years Among the Indians, The Story of the Captivity and Life of a Texan Among the Indians - Kindle edition by Lehmann, Herman. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Nine Years Among the Indians, The Story of the Captivity and Life of a /5().

Herman Lehmann (June 5, – February 2, ) was captured as a child by Native lived first among the Apache and then the Comanche but eventually returned to his family later in life. The phenomenon of a white child raised by Indians made him a notable figure in the United published his autobiography, Nine Years Among the Indians in Known for: Captured by Apaches, Raised.

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[David La Vere] -- Stories in the book are by or about the Indians of Texas after they settled in Indian Territory. Get this from a library. Life among the Texas Indians: the WPA narratives. [David La Vere] -- Historian David La Vere has gathered a wealth of vivid detail about life among the former Texas Indian peoples, including the Kiowas, Comanches, Wichitas, Caddos, Tonkawas, and Lipan Apaches.

Culled. Nine Years Among the Indians is a convincing first person memory account of intercultural life. The psychological abandonment of self and adoption of a new identity in the atmosphere of extreme violence was very interesting and an adaptation not all captives were able to make/5.

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The same is. Later life. Ina pastor named Royal B. Stratton sought out Olive and Lorenzo Oatman. He co-wrote a book about the Oatman Massacre and the girls' captivity titled Life Among the was a best-seller for that era, at 30, copies.

Royalties from the book paid for Oatman and her brother Lorenzo's college education at the University of the en: 1. Introduction. Ina Spanish expedition was shipwrecked on a small island off the Texas coast near present-day Galveston.

One of the explorers, Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, became separated from the others and was forced to begin a new life among the Karankawa Indians.

He became a medicine man and the first European trader in Texas, swapping Karankawa. Dominating almost all of West Texas were the Lipan and Mescalaro Apaches. The name Apache may have come from the Zuni word apachu, meaning enemy, or from the Ute name for Apaches, Awa'tehe.

Apaches were among the first American Indians to ride horses. This allowed them to live a nomadic life following the buffalo herds from place to place.

Cynthia Ann, largely absent in the book and movie, in real life is the fascinating one—for 24 years she lived among the Comanche, made a love marriage to the chieftain, Pete Nocona, and had three : Tatjana Soli. Many of these youngsters enjoyed the wild, free life of the Indians and became so completely assimilated that they resisted attempts to redeem them.

Some youths became fierce warriors who raided the settlements. Among the most formidable "white Indians" were Clinton and Jeff Smith, Herman Lehmann, Adolph Korn, Rudolph Fischer, and Kiowa Dutch.

Life among the Texas Indians: the WPA narratives / Saved in: Main Author: La Vere, David. Format: Book: Language: English: Published: College Station: Texas A&M University Press, c Edition: 1st ed. Series: Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation series in the West and Southwest ; no.

Basic Texas Books says, "One of the most remarkable accounts of life among hostile Texas Indians, this is also one of the few surviving accounts of life in 19th century Texas from the Indian point of view." Light offsetting to front and rear endpapers, else fine in original unprinted dust jacket with minor wear to the spine ends.

After a few years, Lehmann became completely integrated into the warrior life, joining in on raids throughout the Southwest and Mexico. Nine Years Among the Indians tells of violent clashes with white rangers and other Native American tribes, scalpings, and the violence of life in 19th-century Western America.

Nine Years Among the Indians, The Story of the Captivity and Life of a Texan Among the Indians / Edition 1 available in Paperback, NOOK Book Read an excerpt of this book!

Add to Wishlist/5(2).The Texas Indians. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, In this book La Vere has in a sense redone what Newcomb did in his book about the Texas Indians.

La Vere presents some new information that came forth after Newcomb wrote his book. It gives a good account of the life of these people and there interactions with each.