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Author Paige, Amanda L

Title Chickasaw removal / Amanda L. Paige, Fuller L. Bumpers, Daniel F. Littlefield, Jr

Publ Info Ada, Okla. : Chickasaw Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  E99.C55 P35 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript vii, 311 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-298) and index
Contents The Chickasaw Nation, 1820-1830 -- Negotiating removal -- Prelude to Chickasaw removal -- Removal from Sealy's district -- Removal of a nation -- Continued removals -- Privation, fraud, and attrition of the Chickasaw fund -- Investigations of fraud -- Attrition of the incompetent and orphan funds -- Reclaiming the Chickasaw Nation
Note "Chickasaw Removal offers the uniquely detailed story of one tribe's Removal Era ordeal. Amanda L. Paige, Fuller L. Bumpers and Daniel F. Littlefield Jr. examine the governmental pressures, the difficult decisions, the devious politics, and the hardships endured by the Chickasaws as they moved westward -- wnd the trials they faced and ultimately overcame in their new land." -- Book cover
LC subject Chickasaw Indians -- Relocation
Chickasaw Indians -- Government relations
Chickasaw Indians -- History
Indians of North America -- Relocation -- Southern States
Add Author Bumpers, Fuller L
Littlefield, Daniel F
Link Online version: Paige, Amanda L. Chickasaw removal. Ada, Okla. : Chickasaw Press, 2010 (OCoLC)746582175
ISBN 9781935684008