ERIC Number: ED021677
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Indians of North Carolina.
Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC.
A brief historical review of the Cherokee Indians from the mid-sixteenth century to modern day depicts an industrious tribe adversely affected by the settlement movement only to make exceptional economic advancements with the aid of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Civic pride and self-leadership among the Cherokee Indians in North Carolina has resulted in increased employment, industrial development, education, social welfare, and a thriving tourist business. Pictures and maps add significance to the material presented. (SW)
Descriptors: Acculturation, American Indians, Cultural Background, Economic Progress, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, History, Modern History, Poverty, United States History
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (GPO: 1968/0-287-680, $.15)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Cherokee Nation; Cherokee (Tribe); North Carolina