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Traders to the Navajos

Frances Gillmor

Traders to the Navajos

the story of the Wetherills of Kayenta

by Frances Gillmor

  • 6 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by University of New Mexico Press in [Albuquerque] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wetherill, John,
  • Navajo Indians,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Southwest, New,
  • Kayenta, Ariz. -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe Wetherills of Kayenta
    ContributionsWetherill, Louisa (Wade),
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF786 G46 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination265p.
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14296598M

    TRADERS TO THE NAVAJOS Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags) Want more? Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! No_Favorite. share.   The second section of the book, chapters 5 through 8, further explores [End Page ] the trade relationship from both Navajo and Anglo perspectives, showing how traders adapted to Navajo cultural values in order to foster trade. Here, readers versed in Navajo trading will encounter many familiar topics and historical figures: credit, pawn Author: Erica Cottam.

    The Navajo (/ ˈ n æ v. ə. h oʊ, ˈ n ɑː-/; British English: Navaho; Navajo: Diné or Naabeehó) are a Native American people of the Southwestern United States.. At more than , enrolled tribal members as of , the Navajo Nation is the second-largest federally recognized tribe in the U.S. (the Cherokee Nation being the largest) and has the largest reservation in the country. Start by marking “The Book of the Navajo” as Want to Read: Her response to many of my questions about why Navajos did this or that was, "We just do I don't know why." Finally she told me to go read this book because it was the best one out there and would answer my questions much better than she could. And answer them it did/5.

    Margaret Park Redfield, "The Indian in American Literature. Albert Keiser Traders to the Navajos. Frances Gillmor, Louise Wade Wetherill," American Journal of Sociol no. 5 (Mar., ):   Joseph Bruchac is a highly acclaimed children's book author, poet, novelist and storyteller, as well as a scholar of Native American culture. Coauthor with Michael Caduto of the bestselling Keepers of the Earth series, Bruchac's poems, articles and stories have appeared in hundreds of publications, from Akwesasne Notes and American Poetry Review to National Geographic and Parabola/5(55).


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Drifting into Navajo country: Juan Lorenzo Hubbell and the Navajos --Traders to the Navajos: early Trading Posts in the Pueblo Colorado Valley --Laying the foundations: the Daily Business of the Hubbell Trading Post, --The rise of an empire: expansion and.

among traders that anything important in the way his patrons felt, or in what they were doing, surfaced sooner or later in the bull pen and, from that vantage point of the white man’s world, made its way around the larger trading community. In this book, Evans’s response to the Navajos, ably illuminated byCited by: 1.

Paperback Book "Traders to the Navajos, Wetherills of Kayenta" Vtg. Paperback Book "Traders to the Navajos, Wetherills of Kayenta" Item Information. Condition: UsedSeller Rating: % positive. The author explains the pivotal influence on the area of the agency’s stern and controversial founder, William T.

Shelton, known by Navajos as Tall Leader. Through cooperation with government agents, American settlers, and traders, Navajo weavers not only succeeded financially but also developed their own artistic : University of Oklahoma Press.

Navajos shaped trade and traders to the way they lived and worked. So traders who did not accept Navajo ways were not very successfull, and often did not last long. The first trading post in and around the Navajo reservation appeared between and TRADERS TO THE NAVAJO - The Story of the Wetherills of Kayenta By Frances Gillmor and Louisa Wade Wetherill.

The University of New Mexico Press, Hardback with slip cover, pages, black and white photographs. Book in very good condition, slip cover shows some wear.

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Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. –The Indian Traders, University of Oklahoma Press, George Wharton James, Indian Blankets and Their Makers -The Navaho, Rio Grande Classic Reprint, Glorieta, New Mexico, Haile, Berard –Navajo Coyote Tales: The Curly To Aheedliini Version.

Book Description: Will Evans's writings should find a special niche in the small but significant body of literature from and about traders to the Navajos.

Evans was the proprietor of the Shiprock Trading Company. Probably more than most of his fellow traders, he had a strong interest in Navajo culture. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gillmor, Frances, Traders to the Navajos. [Albuquerque]: University of New Mexico Press, []. Will Evans's writings should find a special niche in the small but significant body of literature from and about traders to the Navajos.

Evans was the proprietor of the Shiprock Trading Company. Probably more than most of his fellow traders, he had a strong interest in Navajo by: 1. "(Powers's) view that Navajo trading has radically changed since the 's is absolutely sound.

She also understands the Navajos' perspective on trading and yet admires the older legitimate traders who tried to help their customers.

Her book provides a great deal of information."—Western Historical Quarterly. The Navajo Nation covers a territory larger than the combined states of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. It is the largest reservation-based Indian nation within the United States, both in land area and population.

More thanNavajos live on square miles of the Navajo Nation. The Navajos' name for themselves is. Traders to the Navajos by Frances Gillmor, Louisa Wade Wetherill starting at $ Traders to the Navajos has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. In Will Evans closed his trading post at Shiprock, New Mexico, for the last time. in leaving its “bull pen” trading room, he walked away from a half century as a Navajo trader, from a fraternity of businessmen who lived more intimately than perhaps any other European Americans with the Navajos, during one of that remarkable people’s most challenging and successful periods.

I can think of no one single “best book”. Here are some important top ones off the top of my head. Language and Art in the Navajo Universe, Gary Witherspoon, Dynamic Symmetry and Holistic Asymmetry in Navajo and Western Art and Cosmology, W. TRADERS TO THE NAVAJO - The Story of the Wetherills of Kayenta by Frances Gillmor and Louisa Wade Wetherill.

The University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque. First edition copywrite by Frances Gillmor & Louisa Wade Wetherill in This edition published by UNM Press in Softcover, pages. From the Back Cover.Along Navajo Trails | Will Evans's writings should find a special niche in the small but significant body of literature from and about traders to the Navajos.

Evans was the proprietor of Brand: Utah State University Press.The Navajo rugs and textiles that people admire and buy today are the result of many historical influences, particularly the interaction between Navajo weavers and the traders who guided their production and controlled their sale.

John Lorenzo Hubbell and other late-nineteenth-century traders were convinced they knew which patterns and colors would appeal to Anglo-American buyers, and so they.