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The Resource Buying America from the Indians : Johnson v. McIntosh and the history of native land rights, Blake A. Watson

Buying America from the Indians : Johnson v. McIntosh and the history of native land rights, Blake A. Watson

Label
Buying America from the Indians : Johnson v. McIntosh and the history of native land rights
Title
Buying America from the Indians
Title remainder
Johnson v. McIntosh and the history of native land rights
Statement of responsibility
Blake A. Watson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watson, Blake A.
Dewey number
346.7304/32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF228.J644
LC item number
W38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Joshua
  • M'Intosh, William
  • Indian title
  • Indian land transfers
  • Vendors and purchasers
Label
Buying America from the Indians : Johnson v. McIntosh and the history of native land rights, Blake A. Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-469) and index
Contents
February 28, 1823 -- "The sinne of the pattents" -- The Illinois and Piankeshaws -- "An unaccountable thirst for large tracts of land?" -- The Illinois purchase of 1773 -- Lord Dunmore, the Wabash purchase of 1775, and revolution -- Virginia fights for the Illinois country, 1775-1781 -- The Illinois and Wabash proprietors unite -- Virginia gives up the Illinois country, 1781-1784 -- Conquest, purchase, and preemption -- A time of transition -- Cession, resistance, and removal -- The shareholders regroup -- Litigation -- Argument and decision in Johnson v. McIntosh -- Closure and continuity -- The legacy of Johnson v. McIntosh -- The critical response to the doctrine of discovery
Control code
ocn759907998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 494 p.
Isbn
9780806142449
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011046419
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)759907998
Label
Buying America from the Indians : Johnson v. McIntosh and the history of native land rights, Blake A. Watson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-469) and index
Contents
February 28, 1823 -- "The sinne of the pattents" -- The Illinois and Piankeshaws -- "An unaccountable thirst for large tracts of land?" -- The Illinois purchase of 1773 -- Lord Dunmore, the Wabash purchase of 1775, and revolution -- Virginia fights for the Illinois country, 1775-1781 -- The Illinois and Wabash proprietors unite -- Virginia gives up the Illinois country, 1781-1784 -- Conquest, purchase, and preemption -- A time of transition -- Cession, resistance, and removal -- The shareholders regroup -- Litigation -- Argument and decision in Johnson v. McIntosh -- Closure and continuity -- The legacy of Johnson v. McIntosh -- The critical response to the doctrine of discovery
Control code
ocn759907998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 494 p.
Isbn
9780806142449
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011046419
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)759907998

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