A New England Native American Reader, Volume 1

$ 24.95

Edited by Henry B. Hoff and R. Andrew Pierce

Introduction by R. Andrew Pierce

Published by NEHGS in January 2021

6 x 9 paperback, 100 pages 

This first of two volumes is a collection of articles on New England Native American genealogy, history, and culture that are have appeared in the Register or American Ancestors magazine (formerly New England Ancestors) from 1854 to the present. Articles cover topics such as Black and Native people of Old Braintree, Mass.; William of Sudbury; King Philip; Indians in colonial courts; DNA studies on the family of Edmund Rice; the Brotherton Indian Collection; Jos. Daggett of Martha's Vineyard; and Nantucket court records. This important and unique volume also includes a foreword, an introduction, and an index.  (Volume 2, compiled by Eric G. Grundset, is an extensive annotated bibliography of books, articles, and dissertations that no one has previously brought together for New England. It will be published in 2021.)