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Rockefeller Library records on Indians in Colonial Williamsburg

this is a preliminary draft of a transcription project, provided by Dr. Arwin Smallwood: Rockefeller%20collection.doc  

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2004 Winkler article "About the Melungeons"

  About the Melungeons by Wayne WinklerFebruary 2004A few generations ago, children in Tennessee, Virginia and surrounding areas were told,…

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1997 Reed article, "Mixing in the Mountains"

  Mixing in the Mountains[1]                                                                  John Shelton Reed Southern Cultures, Winter 1…

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The Malungeon Tree and its Four Branches: June 1891 Dromgoole article for The Arena

  "The Malungeon Tree and its Four Branches" The Arena, June 1891 Somewhere in the eighteenth century, before the year 1797, there appeared…

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March 1891 Dromgoole article for The Arena

  "The Malungeons" The Arena, March 1891 Were you ever when a child half playfully told “The Malungeons will get you?” If not, you were nev…

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September 1, 1890 Dromgoole article for Nashville Sunday American

  "A Strange People" Nashville Sunday American, September 1, 1890 Habits, Customs and Characteristics of Malungeons.Little Given to Social…

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August 31, 1890 Dromgoole article for Nashville Sunday American

  1st American Article "Land of the Malungeons" Nashville Sunday American, August 31, 1890 Away up in an extreme corner of Tennessee I foun…

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1925 controversy between NAACP and Walter Plecker

  Plecker Aroused by Blow Aimed at Racial Law Walter A. Plecker Walter Ashby Plecker was the head of Virginia’s Bureau of Vital Stat…

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1895 Fisher article on Moors of Delaware

  The So-Called Moors of Delaware by George P. Fisher Milford Herald, 15 June 1895 Reprinted by the Public Archives Commission of Delaware…

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Littel's Living Age article, 1849

  The Melungens Note: Littel’s Living Age was a popular magazine of the early nineteenth century that reprinted articles from other publi…

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MECC Announces Donations, Creation of Center for Melungeon Research

This exciting news was a highlight of the closing portion of 18th Union in Big Stone Gap, a true milestone moment for Melungeon studies.  The MECC announcement opens with these words:Big Stone Gap, VA -- Mountain Empire Community College is pleased…Continue

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Researchers Discuss Origins of Melungeon Heritage at Annual Event (June 28, 2014)

Thanks to Wayne Winkler, Lisa Alther, and Arwin Smallwood for providing facts and insights for the viewers of this Bristol-Kingsport-Johnson City NBC affiliate seen on channel 5. Olivia Caridi deserves full credit for living up to the station's…Continue

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