ERIC Number: ED408223
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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A Student's Guide to Native American Genealogy. Oryx American Family Tree Series.
Kavasch, E. Barrie
This book provides a step-by-step guide to genealogical research in North America for Native Americans. The book also contains information on the history of Native Americans and their relationships with the United States. Chapters include: (1) "Grandmother Spider's Tangled Web"; (2) "Why Trace Your Roots?"; (3) "Celebrating Heritage and Diversity"; (4) "A Deeper Sense of History"; (5) "Tracing Your Family Tree"; (6) "Genealogical Records and Research"; (7) "Native American Records and Documents"; and (8) "Preserving What Your Find." Contains a 31-term glossary and an index. (EH)
Descriptors: American Indian History, American Indian Studies, American Indians, Biographies, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Origins, Family History, Family Life, Family (Sociological Unit), Genealogy, Information Sources, Interviews, Kinship, Multicultural Education, Oral History, Reference Materials, Social History, Social Studies
The Oryx Press, 4041 North Central at Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012-3397.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: North America