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Author Haas, Lisbeth.
Title Saints and citizens : indigenous histories of colonial missions and Mexican California / Lisbeth Haas.
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2014]
Book Cover

 Floor2  E78.C15 H225 2014    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 256 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : saints and indigenous citizens -- Colonial settlements on indigenous land -- Becoming Indian in colonial California -- A Chumash painting and the politics of the image -- "All the horses are in the possession of the Indians" -- "We solicit our freedom" : citizenship and the patria -- Indigenous landowners and native ingenuity on the borderlands of northern Mexico -- Conclusion : indigenous archives and knowledge.
Subject Indians of North America -- Missions -- California -- History.
Indians, Treatment of -- California.
Indians of North America -- Ethnic identity.
Indians of North America -- Land tenure -- California -- History.
Missions, Spanish -- California -- History.
California -- History -- To 1846.
ISBN 9780520276468 cloth alkaline paper
0520276469 cloth alkaline paper
9780520280625 paperback
0520280628 paperback
OCLC number 835116654