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Famous Indians A Collection of Short Biographies

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington DC, U. S. Government Printing Office: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6655

Condition: Very Good


This booklet has a little edge and corner wear along with a small ink mark on the front cover (see scan). ; B & W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 47 pages; This is an attractive government publication that insludes biographies (most with portraits) of Powhatan and Pochahonta, King Philip, Pope, Joseph Brant, Pontiac, Sacagawea, Tecumseh, Sequoyah, John Ross, Black Hawk, Osceola, Cochise, Seattle, Red Cloud, Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, Wovoka, Chief Joseph... View more info

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Opinion of the Supreme Court of the United States Delivered by Mr. Chief Justice Marshall, in the Case of Samuel A. Worcester, Plaintiff in Error, Versus the State of Georgia

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Gales and Seaton: 1832

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8884

Condition: Good


Disbound pamphlet with browning and wear. Pamphlet is together but fragile. Important Supreme Court case in which the Court found for Samuel Worcester, missionary to the Cherokee Indians who had been imprisoned by the State of Georgia. Worcester asserted that Georgia had no jurisdiction over the Cherokee who were a sovereign nation. The Court found for Worcester, though the ruling did not stop the removal of the Cherokee from Georgia and the resulting Trail of Tears. Ste... View more info

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Journal of Cherokee Studies

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cherokee NC, Museum of the Cherokee Indian: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 9031

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Spring, 1977. Light wear to corners and edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 59 pages; Articles include: Captivity Narrative by Joseph Brown, An article on Brown's captivity narrative, Stephen Foreman, Merger of Apaches with Eastern Cherokee (1893) , Cherokee Use of Potherbs, and Fort Marr Blockhouse. View more info

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Journal of Cherokee Studies

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cherokee NC, Museum of the Cherokee Indian: 1979

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 9032

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spring, 1979. Light wear to corners and edges. Old stain to right of roof of Print Shop building. Light creasing along edge of spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 91 pages; This issue is made up of Cherokee Events as Reported in Contemporary Newspapers. Very important collection of early sources on Cherokee history. View more info

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Journal of Cherokee Studies

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cherokee NC, Museum of the Cheroee Indian: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 9034

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Spring, 1983. This copy has only a hint of wear. ; #1; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 62 pages; Articles include: Elias Boudinot, Elisha Bates and "Poor Sarah. ," Redbird Smith and the Nighthawk Keetoowahs, The "Harmony Ethic" of the Conservative Eastern Cherokees, The Green Corn Ceremony of the Eastern Cherokees. View more info

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Southern Indian Studies: October 1961

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Archaeological Society of North Carolina: 1961

Seller ID: 9585

Condition: Very Good


Light toning at spine, slightly bent corners, former owner's stamp on front. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 43 pages; The primary article is Synthesis: Will O' the Wisp of New World Archaeology by Ruth V. Evans. Other articles include Generic Western Names Identifiable in the Southwest by Harold A Huscher and Some Eastern Cherokee Dances Today by John D. Gillespie. View more info

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Legends of the Cherokee

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Knoxville, Trent Publishing Co.: N.D.

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 10017

Condition: Very Good+


Stapled red wraps with black titles and decoration. Very light wear with some light scuffing and discoloration on the wraps, especially back. Square and securely bound with near fine interior. Former owner's name in ink on title page. ; B&W Drawings.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 44 pages; Booklet on the Cherokee issued by Great Smoky Mountains National Park, I think. Title page says "Copyright Applied For," so I'm guessing that this is the first edition or an Adva... View more info

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New Echota, Cherokee National Capitol (1825-1830) Unique, Praiseworthy, and a Most Tragic National Capitol

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Calhoun GA, Gordon County Chamber of Commerce: 1953

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10053

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Very light wear, about near fine. ; Thin 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 12 pages; In 1953, the Calhoun and Gordon Co. , GA Chamber of Commerce was working to develop New Echota, the last capitol of the Cherokees before the Removal, as an historic site. This is a copy of one of the booklets the Chamber published to interest people in the project. We also have a copy of a biography of Elias Boudinot by his granddaughter, Mary Brinsmade Church, passed down to the Calhoun Woman... View more info

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Southern Cultures First People

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press: 2008

Seller ID: 7548

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Winter 2008; Photos; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 150, ads pages; This issue has articles on Native Americans, including the Cherokee Removal, Mississippi Choctaws, the Lumbees of North Carolina,. View more info

Journal of Cherokee Studies

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cherokee NC, Museum of the Cherokee Indian: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 9033

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Fall, 1983. Very light wear to corners and edges. Small, almost unnoticeable, indention on the "S" in "Studies," visible mainly when magazine is angled to ight. Otherwise this copy is NM . ; #2; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 43 pages; Articles include: Cherokee Beliefs Concerning Death, Redbird Smith and the Nighthawk Keetoowah, Symbolic Structure and Political Change in Cherokee Society, and Christian Priber -- Prime Minister to the Chero... View more info

Southern Indian Studies: October 1960

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Archaeological Society of North Carolina: 1960

Seller ID: 9584

Condition: Very Good


Lightly soiled covers, former owner's stamp on front , pp 18-19 have some stains at the edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 34 pages; The primary article is Excavation of the Presumptive Site of Estatoe by A. R> Kelly and Clemens de Baillou of the University of Georgia. A shorter article isThe Use of Chenopodium Seeds as a Source of Food by the Early Peoples in Russell Cave, Alabama by Carl F. Miller. Sold website 2.22.17 View more info

The Guidebook to Cherokee and its Environs 1000 Facts and Answers to Questions about the Cherokees

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cherokee, Qualla Boundary / Earle Hitch: 1953

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10312

Condition: Very Good-


Stapled white wraps with red and black titles. Wraps have some sunning, soiling or toning, along with light edge and corner wear. Square and securely bound. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 23 pages; This early tourist guide to Cherokee NC is a stated Second Edition. I suspect that that means this was newly published in 1953 after an earlier guide from some earlier year; I don't think that this is the second issue in 1953. Lots of great information ... View more info

The American Indian As Slaveholder and Secesionist

By: Abel, Annie Heloise

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, The University of Nebraska Press / Bison Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 12497

Condition: Near Fine


Black wraps with gold titles and illustration. Book has only very light shelf wear. Spine is neither cracked nor creased. Very attractive copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 394 pages; Stated Bison Books first printing of this reprint of the original 1915 edition. View more info

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Nancy Ward, Beautiful Woman of Two Worlds

By: Adams, Robert G.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chattanooga, Hampton House Studios: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14388

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Book has only light shelf wear, appears unused. Jacket has tears at to of spine along with very light wear otherwise. This is a biography of Nancy Ward, the Beloved Woman of the Cherokee, who saved the lives of many settlers in the Tennessee/Georgia areas. This book is illustrated with color plates by famous Tennessee artist/illustrator, Ben Hampton. It is signed on the ffep, with inscription, by Adams. ; Color Plates; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 109 pages; Signed b... View more info

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Cherokee Testament

By: American Bible Society

Price: $900.00

Publisher: New York, American Bible Society: 1860

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 13385

Condition: Very Good


Deep brown cloth with gilt title on spine. Only light wear and aging. Card taped to ffep that has typed on it, "Cherokee Testament, American Bible Society. " Could be carefully removed. Book is square and securely bound. An extremelt attractive copy. VG+, close to near fine. ; Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 408 pages; The New Testament in Cherokee. View more info

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The Panoplist and Missionary Herald

By: Armstrong, Samuel T.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Samuel T. Armstrong: 1818

Edition: Vol. XIV, #7

Seller ID: 5607

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Chips and small tears on the edges of the wraps and the pages. Most of the spine is missing but the stitching still holds the magazine together. Pages toned, light soil to wraps. Paper is still supple . ; # 7; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 61 pages; This Congregational Church magazine contains an article dealing with missions to the Cherokees in Georgia. Such information is quite limited and difficult to find. View more info

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Message from the President of the United States, Transmitting a Communication of 3d Instant, with Accompanying Papers, from the Secretary of the Interior, Being a Partial Report Upon the Cherokee Indian Matters, Required under a Clause in the Sundry Civil Appropriation of August 7, 1882

By: Arthur, Chester A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Government Printing Office: 1883

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12103

Condition: Very Good+


Disbound from larger volume. Now bound into modern folder with attractive paper label. Document has light aging and toning and is in quite attractive condition. ; 47th Congress, 2nd Session, Ex. Doc. No. 60; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 29 pp. pages; Document deals with a Treaty involving the Cherokees in Oklahoma. View more info

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Message from the President of the United States, Transmitting a communication from the Secretary of Interior, in relation to the claim of the Cherokee Indians for certain lands placed at the disposal of the United States for the settlement of friendly Indians

By: Arthur, Chester A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Government Printing Office: 1882

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12104

Condition: Very Good+


Disbound from larger volume. Now bound into modern folder with attractive paper label. Document has light aging and toning and is in quite attractive condition. ; 47th Congress, 1st Session, Ex. Doc. No. 89; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 37 pp. pages; Document deals with a Treaty involving the Cherokees in Oklahoma and the US Government's desire to appropriate certain lands. View more info

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Broken Path: the Cherokee Campaign of 1776

By: Badders, Hurley E.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Pendleton, Pendleton District Historical and Recreational Commission: 1976

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12073

Condition: Very Good+


Stapled olive wraps with black titles. Light sunning along spine but otherwise almost no wear. One small marginal note and underlining on p. 56. Square with a secure binding. ; Map; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 60 pages; Relatively scarce booklet on Cherokee War in North and South Carolina. Very attractive copy of this booklet, printed in the year of the US Bicentennial. View more info

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The King Site Continuity and Contact in Sixteenth-Century Georgia

By: Blakely, Robert L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8667

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Book appears New and unread. Jacket has small ding at base of spine but otherwise appears New. ; B&W Photographs and Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 170 pages; The King Site near Rome Georgia seems to hold evidence of Hernando de Soto in NW Georgia. This scholarly work details the study of this important 16th Century Coosa (Creek) village. View more info