Shades of Hiawatha staging Indians, making Americans, 1880-1930

Title Shades of Hiawatha staging Indians, making Americans, 1880-1930
Names Trachtenberg, Alan.
Book Number DB059872
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Examines public perceptions of the American Indian during a period of increasing U.S. immigration. Discusses within the shifting cultural and social context of the early twentieth century the transformation of the Indian's image from that of noble savage to one of downtrodden outcast in need of assimilation. 2004.
Narrator Williams, Jake.
Local Subject Political science - Civil rights - 323
Political science - 320
History - United States - HUS
LC Subject Immigrants in literature
Indians in literature
Indians in popular culture - North America
Indians of North America - Ethnic identity
Indians of North America - Public opinion
United States - Emigration and immigration
United States - Politics and government
United States - Race relations
Language English
Released 2006
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2006. (AMI, recording studio).
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