The Indians in Oklahoma

This book is one of a series entitled "Newcomers to a New Land" which analyzes the role of the major ethnic groups that have contributed to the history of Oklahoma.

The Indians in Oklahoma

"The Indians of Oklahoma," a survey of the sixty-seven tribes residing in the state, explains the colonizing process that populated Indian Territory (the future Oklahoma) with Native Americans from all parts of the United States during the nineteenth century and interprets the striking cultural diversity of the Indian communities thus formed. The author separates the Native American experience in Oklahoma into four periods. This book is one of a series entitled "Newcomers to a New Land" which analyzes the role of the major ethnic groups that have contributed to the history of Oklahoma.

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The Indians in Oklahoma
Language: en
Pages: 171
Authors: Rennard Strickland
Categories: Indians of North America
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher:

"The Indians of Oklahoma," a survey of the sixty-seven tribes residing in the state, explains the colonizing process that populated Indian Territory (the future Oklahoma) with Native Americans from all parts of the United States during the nineteenth century and interprets the striking cultural diversity of the Indian communities thus
The Choctaws in Oklahoma
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Clara Sue Kidwell
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-01 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

The Choctaws in Oklahoma begins with the Choctaws' removal from Mississippi to Indian Territory in the 1830s and then traces the history of the tribe's subsequent efforts to retain and expand its rights and to reassert tribal sovereignty in the late twentieth century. This book illustrates the Choctaws' remarkable success
Indian Tribes of Oklahoma
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Blue Clark
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Oklahoma is home to nearly forty American Indian tribes, and includes the largest Native population of any state. As a result, many Americans think of the state as “Indian Country.” For more than half a century readers have turned to Muriel H. Wright’s A Guide to the Indian Tribes of
The Indians in Oklahoma
Language: en
Pages: 171
Authors: Rennard Strickland
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Outlines the lifestyle of the Indians in Oklahoma and their value system despite the white-man's encroachment of their land and widespread stereotyping.
A History of the Indians of the United States
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Angie Debo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-17 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

In 1906 when the Creek Indian Chitto Harjo was protesting the United States government's liquidation of his tribe's lands, he began his argument with an account of Indian history from the time of Columbus, "for, of course, a thing has to have a root before it can grow." Yet even