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Foreman, Grant 1869-1953

Overview
Works: 110 works in 402 publications in 2 languages and 16,291 library holdings
Genres: History  Trials, litigation, etc  Guidebooks  Diaries 
Roles: Editor, Other, Compiler
Classifications: E78.I5, 970.5
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Indian removal : the emigration of the Five Civilized Tribes of Indians by Grant Foreman ( Book )
51 editions published between 1932 and 1989 in English and held by 2,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is the account of the removal of the southern Indians. In the North weaker and more primitive tribes yielded with comparatively small resistance to the power and chicane of the white man. A different situation in the southern states called into requisition different methods and resulted in a more complicated story. At least four of the tribes of southern Indians had so far advanced in learning and culture as to establish themselves permanently on the soil, build homes and farms, cultivate the land, raise herds and varied crops, including cotton which they carded, spun, and wove into cloth with which they clothed themselves. They laid out roads, built mills, engaged in commerce, and sent their children to schools conducted by the missionaries ... Naturally, a people of such achievements, aware of their rights under prior possession and treaty guarantees with the national government, stubbornly resisted the aggressions of the whites. The forcible uprooting and expulsion of sixty thousand such people over a period of more than a decade, developed a story without parallel in the history of this country and resulted in a vast accumulation of manuscript material from which this account is mainly written"--Pref
The Five civilized tribes by Grant Foreman ( Book )
36 editions published between 1934 and 1996 in English and German and held by 2,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The five civilized tribes--Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, Seminole, and Cherokee--are reviewed in-depth in five individual sections of the book. Each tribe and its territory is depicted in the map of Indian Territory, 1842
Sequoyah by Grant Foreman ( Book )
25 editions published between 1938 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief biography describing the life of the Cherokee Indian who composed an alphabet of 85 symbols, each representing a sound in the Cherokee language, for his people
Pioneer days in the early Southwest by Grant Foreman ( )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction by Donald E. Worcerster. Includes bibliographical references and index
The last of the five tribes by Grant Foreman ( )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indians & pioneers : the story of the American Southwest before 1830 by Grant Foreman ( Book )
21 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recreates the struggles of the Great Plains Indians to preserve their land against the advances of the white man
Advancing the frontier, 1830-1860 by Grant Foreman ( Book )
12 editions published between 1933 and 1968 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A traveler in Indian territory the journal of Ethan Allen Hitchcock, late major-general in the United States Army by Ethan Allen Hitchcock ( )
14 editions published between 1930 and 1996 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last trek of the Indians / by Grant Foreman by Grant Foreman ( Book )
16 editions published between 1946 and 1974 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcy & the gold seekers; the journal of Captain R.B. Marcy, with an account of the gold rush over the southern route by Grant Foreman ( Book )
19 editions published between 1939 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pathfinder in the Southwest; the itinerary of Lieutenant A.W. Whipple during his explorations for a railway route from Fort Smith to Los Angeles in the years 1853 & 1854 by Amiel Weeks Whipple ( Book )
10 editions published between 1941 and 1968 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventure on Red River, report on the exploration of the headwaters of the Red River by United States ( Book )
16 editions published between 1937 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indian justice : a Cherokee murder trial at Tahlequah in 1840 by John Howard Payne ( Book )
11 editions published between 1934 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From dust jacket: "Archilla Smith, signer of the Cherokee Treaty of New Echota under which the Cherokees were moved to the West, in 1840 slew John McIntosh with a knife, and was arrested and tried for the crime under the Cherokee Constitution which had been adopted a year earlier. In the trial, which took place at Tahlequah, Stand Watie, later Confederate general and war chief of the Cherokees during the Civil War, defended Smith, and Jesse Bushyhead, perhaps the best beloved of the early Cherokees, was the judge during the latter part of the trial, and pronounced sentence upon Smith. The proceeding occurred under the shadow of the famous Cherokee political assassinations of 1839, and was electric with Cherokee party politics. The report of this trial, made in the minutest detail by John Howard Payne, present among the Cherokees as the guest of Chief John Ross, constitutes one of the most remarkable documents in all literature applicable to Oklahoma."
Pioneer days in the early Southwest by Grant Foreman ( Book )
7 editions published in 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of Oklahoma by Grant Foreman ( Book )
6 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fort Gibson; a brief history by Grant Foreman ( Book )
10 editions published between 1936 and 1989 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Five Civilized Tribes : a brief history and a century of progress by Grant Foreman ( Book )
8 editions published between 1948 and 1972 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Down the Texas road; historic places along highway 69 through Oklahoma by Grant Foreman ( Book )
5 editions published between 1936 and 1954 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lore and lure of eastern Oklahoma by Grant Foreman ( Book )
5 editions published between 1942 and 1949 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of James Collier, first collector of the port of San Francisco by Grant Foreman ( Book )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Foreman, Ulysses Grant, 1869-1953
Languages
English (295)
German (1)
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