African creeks I have been up. by Sue W. Spencer

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Published by D. McKay Co. in New York .

Written in English

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  • Africa, West


  • Africa, West -- Description and travel

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LC ClassificationsDT498 .S6 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination212 p.
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5887567M
LC Control Number63020381

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They spoke the same language as the Creeks, ate the same foods, and shared kinship ties. Their only difference was the color of their skin. This book tells how people of African heritage came to blend their lives with those of their Indian neighbors and essentially became Creek : University of Oklahoma Press.

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Between the Creeks, Revised: Masonboro Sound, Author: Crockette W Hewlett, Mona Smalley. Loved this book. I so enjoy learning of the people from the Appalachians and this book was excellent.

I could have been there with her the entire time, her story is so well written. I appreciate all the different cultures and love absorbing what I can from what I learn.

This book rates very high in that respect and am very glad I read it/5. If General Jackson hadn’t run the Creeks up the creek, Simon Finch would never have paddled up the Alabama, and where would we be if he hadn’t. First Purchase African M. Church.

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Hewlett,Printed by Wilmington Print. edition, in EnglishPages:   They found success in a brief conflict between the United States and Creeks in At its conclusion, U.S. troops, assisted by Georgia and Alabama militia and led by General Winfield Scott, forcibly rounded up Creeks and sent them to Indian Territory.

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Creek diets included deer, wild hog, turkey, and smaller game such as opossum and squirrel. Beef, venison, and bison meat could be smoked for storage or cut into strips and dried. Meat and fish might be cooked by boiling or roasting.

They employed several methods for catching fish, including nets, traps. Cudjoe Lewis (c. –), considered the last person born in Africa to have been enslaved in the United States. Cuffy (died ), was an Akan man who was captured in his native West Africa, taken to work in the plantations of the Dutch colony of Berbice in present-day Guyana, and in led a revolt of more than 2, slaves against the.

Creek, Native North American confederacy. The peoples forming it were mostly of the Muskogean branch of the Hokan-Siouan linguistic stock (see Native American languages).The Creek received their name from early white traders because so many of their villages were located at rivers and creeks.

In the last quarter of the 18th century the Creek population may have been ab, occupying from 40 to 60 towns. Knox in (Am. State Pap., r, ) estimates them at 6, warriors, or a total of 24, inhabitants in towns.

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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. The Muscogee, also known as the Muskogee, Muscogee Creek, Creek, Mvskokvlke, or the Muscogee Creek Confederacy (pronounced [məskógəlgi]) in the Muscogee language, are a related group of indigenous peoples of the Southeastern Woodlands.

Their original homelands are in what now comprises southern Tennessee, all of Alabama, western Georgia and part of. Lagos was declared a colony on 5 March The remainder of modern-day Nigeria was seized inand when the Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria was established inLagos became its capital, continuing as such after the country's independence from Britain in Along with migrants from all over Nigeria and other West African nations were the returnee ex Country: Nigeria.

The Creek by J. Glisson published: format: page Paperback, with cover art and illustrations by the author. acquired: sent by a friend, and friend of the author, with autograph, in October read: Nov rating: 4 J.T. Glisson is in Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings memoir Cross Creek, her version of his entire boyhood laid out in a paragraph/5.

The Muscogee tribe, also called the Creek, was made up of several separate tribes that occupied Georgia and Alabama in the American Colonial Period. Their confederacy, which formed the largest division of the Muscogean family, included other Muscogean tribes such as the Catawba, Iroquois, and Shawnee, as well as the er, they were sufficiently numerous.

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African descent whose lot in life cast them with the Creek Indians of present-day Georgia and Alabama and, after Indian Removal, pres­ ent-day Oklahoma. Gary Zellar refers to them as African Creeks, distinguishing this particu­ lar population from both African Americans, Euro-American Creeks, and Indian Creeks.

The Indian Removal policy of President Andrew Jackson was prompted by the desire of white settlers in the South to expand into lands belonging to five American Indian tribes. After Jackson succeeded in pushing the Indian Removal Act through Congress inthe U.S.

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The widespread Creek Indian place names were also re-labeled “ancient Cherokee words whose meanings have been lost.” Academic fraud on this scale regarding the early Colonial archives saw other ethnic groups living in the region prior tobut the Cherokees were forgotten.

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He grew up on Carthage, midway between these creeks, with one foot in the domain of his father's lines, and the other on those of his mother's Scottish ancestors.

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on StudyBlue. Great Britain originally promoted emigration to the colonies as a means of ridding itself of excess population but cut back in the eighteenth century, opening the colonies to a more diverse group of tion.Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw Census have been transcribed by volunteers and are online on the USGenWeb website.

The NARA website does not have census records online, but we do have census catalogs online, (Final Rolls of the Citizens and Freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes in Indian Territory) File Size: 2MB.

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