Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
White People, Indians, and HighlandersTribal People and Colonial Encounters in Scotland and America$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Colin G Calloway

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195340129

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340129.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use (for details see www.oxfordscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 16 July 2019

Highland Settlers and Indian Lands

Highland Settlers and Indian Lands

Chapter:
(p.201) 8 Highland Settlers and Indian Lands
Source:
White People, Indians, and Highlanders
Author(s):

Colin G. Calloway (Contributor Webpage)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340129.003.0009

Although Highland Scots forged patterns of coexistence with Indian people across large stretches of North America, they were, nonetheless, participants in a huge process of colonial encounter that deprived Indian people of their homelands in both the United States and Canada. This chapter surveys relations between Highland settlers and Indians in New York and Ontario, Nova Scotia, and Red River, Manitoba. Highland settlers not only contributed to the dispossession of Native people but also fundamentally changed the landscapes Native peoples had inhabited.

Keywords:   land, settlement, New York, Nova Scotia, Red River, Mi'kmaq, Ojibwa

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .