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Author Saunt, Claudio.

Title Black, white, and Indian : race and the unmaking of an American family / Claudio Saunt
Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 300 pages) : illustrations, maps
Summary This tells the story of a Native American family with a long kept secret: one branch is of African descent. Focusing on five generations from 1780 to 1920, Saunt shows how Indians disowned their black relatives to survive in the shadow of the expanding American republic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-290) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Grayson family -- History.
Blacks -- Southern States -- Relations with Indians
Creek Indians -- Genealogy.
Creek Indians -- History -- Sources.
Creek Indians -- Mixed descent.
Interracial marriage -- Southern States -- History.
Whites -- Southern States -- Relations with Indians
Southern States -- Genealogy.
Genre/Form Genealogy.
Family histories.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004057659
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