Early encounters--Native Americans and Europeans in New England from the papers of W. Sears Nickerson / [edited by] Delores Bird Carpenter

Author(s): Nickerson, Warren Sears, 1881-1966
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Subjects: New England--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
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Indians of North America--New England--First contact with Europeans
Indians of North America--New England--History
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: East Lansing, Mich. : Michigan State University Press, 1994
LC Classification: E
Table of Contents: Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
Before the Mayflower: The Vikings and the French
The Wineland of Leif the Lucky 45
First Blood: The Death of the Carpenter of St. Malo 54
The Fight at Fortune: Champlain at Stage Harbor 59
The Coming of the Mayflower
The Captain of the Mayflower 71
That Bright Dawn When Mayflower I First Sighted Cape 75
William Bradford's First Wife: A Suicide 88
The First Encounter 99
The Sparrow Hawk 102
The French, the English, and the Indians: War in the Colonies, 1690-1745
Mary Corliss Neff 109
How the Smiths Came to Cape Cod: Mary Smith of Oyster River 117
Honor Bright: Elizabeth Vickery and the French Privateers 123
Exploit of a Cape Cod Indian at Louisbourg, 1745 130
Life and Legend on Cape Cod
A Cape Cod Colonial: Uncle Elathun's House 137
The Wading Place Path 145
Pompmo and the Legend of Paw Waw's Pond 150
Old Maushope's Smoke: A Cape Cod Indian Fog Legend 157
Native American History and Genealogy
The Praying Indians of Lower Cape Cod 167
The Old Sagamore: Mattaquason of Monomoyick 193
Micah Rafe, Indian Man: Last Full Blood on Lower Cape Cod 221
Bibliography 247
Index 253
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 94019500 (OCoLC)30623770
Additional Authors: Carpenter, Delores Bird
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Notes: Invalid LCCN: 94019500
ISBN: 0585188238 (electronic bk.) :$19.95
ISBN: 0870134116
Includes bibliographical references and index
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: xiii, 258 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 44958459
ISBN/ISSN: 0585188238
0870134116

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