Arts & Abstract Ideas

Exploring Native New England through various expressions in the creative, performing, media, and visual arts, as well as in philosophical concepts like, for example, civilized, savageness, fear/anxiety, and fidelity. 

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Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Brothertown Indian Nation
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Culture & Society, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Brothertown Indian Nation
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Culture & Society, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Brothertown Indian Nation
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Culture & Society, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
Possibly the earliest musical publication by a Native American composer, Indian Melodies (1845) is a collection of 120 Christian shape note hymns written by Thomas Commuck of the Brothertown Indian community.
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
Copy of the Treaty of Hartford made for the King Charles II's Commissioners, Colonel Richard Nicholls, George Cartwright, Sir Robert Carr, and Samuel Maverick
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A recommendation of Amos Hull, Matthew Brown, Andrew Chapman, and Thomas P. Wattles, Selectmen of North Stonington, to the County Court of New London for the appointment of Ezra Hewitt as Overseer to the Eastern Pequot Indians
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A short description of an Indian diplomatic mission and their entertainment in London
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
Information regarding the presence of several Indian diplomats, their wives, and colonial assistants in England on their way to London
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A dialogue between an Englishman and Indian man on differences between Native American and English life
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
Information provided about a party of Indians from Canada who attacked numerous colonial settlements