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Indigenous Peoples: Biographies

This guide supports Prof. Ulrike Wiethaus' courses on Indigenous Peoples.


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PBS's New Perspectives on the West provides biographies in its People section

American National Biography
In this database, enter a name and, if appropriate, click the box for American Indian Heritage.  Alternatively, enter the name of a tribe in the keyword box and leave the box checked for American Indian Heritage to see a list of all the tribe members whose biographies are available here.

Who Was Who in Native American History : Indians and Non- Indians from Early Contacts through 1900  ZSR Main Stacks E89 .W35 1990

American Indian Biographies REF. E89 .A46 2005

Indian Heroes and Great Chieftans.  This is an e-book available toWFU affiliated persons, only.

Native Heritage : Personal Accounts of American Indians, 1790 to the Present E77 .N355 1995

Subject Guide

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