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Author Lowery, Malinda Maynor,
Title Lumbee Indians in the Jim Crow South : race, identity, and the making of a nation / Malinda Maynor Lowery.
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2010]

Author Lowery, Malinda Maynor,
Series First peoples: new directions in indigenous studies
First peoples (2010)
Subject Lumbee Indians -- North Carolina -- Robeson County.
Indians of North America -- North Carolina -- Robeson County.
Group identity -- North Carolina -- Robeson County.
Robeson County (N.C.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 339 pages) : illustrations, maps, genealogical tables.
polychrome rdacc
Note digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Adapting to segregation -- Making home and making leaders -- Taking sides -- Confronting the New Deal -- Pembroke Farms : gaining economic autonomy -- Measuring identity -- Recognizing the Lumbee -- Conclusion : creating a Lumbee and Tuscarora future.
Summary With more than 50,000 enrolled members, North Carolina's Lumbee Indians are the largest Native American tribe east of the Mississippi River. Malinda Maynor Lowery, a Lumbee herself, describes how, between Reconstruction and the 1950s, the Lumbee crafted and maintained a distinct identity in an era defined by racial segregation in the South and paternalistic policies for Indians throughout the nation. They did so against the backdrop of some of the central issues in American history, including race, class, politics, and citizenship. With more than 50,000 enrolled members, North Carolina's Lumbee.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780807898284 (electronic bk.)
0807898287 (electronic bk.)
9781469604169 (electronic bk.)
1469604167 (electronic bk.)
9780807833681 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807833681 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780807871119 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0807871117 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 658198611
Additional Format Print version: Lowery, Malinda Maynor. Lumbee Indians in the Jim Crow South. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010 9780807833681 (DLC) 2009039434 (OCoLC)441211328

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