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Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, 1831-1907.

Narcissa Owen

Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, 1831-1907.

by Narcissa Owen

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Published in [Washington? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Owen, Narcissa, 1831-1911.,
  • Cherokee women -- Biography.,
  • Cherokee Indians -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes information concerning the Cherokee Indians, the author being of Cherokee descent.

    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.C8 O9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126 p.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6995984M
    LC Control Number08011855
    OCLC/WorldCa1825981

    Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, av Karen L Kilcup. Inbunden In addition, an introductory essay places the Memoirs in the context of Owen's predecessors and contemporaries, including Cherokee cultural and literary tradition, the larger Indian historical/literary context, and women's writing of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Cheyenne (New York: Crowell, c); Narcissa Chisholm Owen's Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, (Washington: ); Daniel Sargent's Catherine Tekakwitha (New York and Toronto: Longman's Green and Co., ); Lalla Scott's Karnee, a Paiute Narrative (Reno: University of Nevada Press, );.

    Owen, Narcissa. The Memoirs of Narcissa Owen Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin. This was a useful and interesting account because it is . Mrs. Owen was the mother of U. S. Senator Robert L. Owen, and at the age of seventy-six wrote "Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, " It is a book of family history, customs, early schools, pioneer times, and now very scarce, and those who own a copy have a rare treasure.

    Your Bibliography: Owen, N. and Kilcup, K., Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs Of Narcissa Owen, 1st ed. Gainesville: University Press .   A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, – Narcissa Owen, edited and introduced by Karen L. Kilcup, preface and notes by Karen L. Kilcup and Stephen Brandon. pp.


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Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Author: Narcissa Owen. The Memoirs reveal a fascinating and complex 19th-century woman—an artist, music teacher, storyteller, Confederate Memoirs of Narcissa Owen owner, Washington socialite, wife of a white railroad executive, widow, and mother of the first Native American U.S.

Senator, Robert L. Owen, Jr. Her writings interpret the history of the tribe and describe the cultural upheaval of the Cherokees moving : $ Genre/Form: Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Owen, Narcissa, Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, About this Book Catalog Record Details.

Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Owen, Narcissa, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, by Narcissa Owen, edition, in EnglishPages: A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Karen L.

Kilcup This first scholarly edition of the writings of a unique Native American woman details an extraordinary life in a combination of genres including oral history, ethnography, and western adventure sketches. Owen, Narcissa, Former owner: Eisenberg, Pablo: Title: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Date Issued: Notes: The place of publication is not identified.

Presentation copy to Mrs. John B. Turner of Guthrie, Oklahoma, also signed by the author on the last page. Physical Description. Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Edited and Introduced by Karen L. Kilcup Preface and Notes by Karen L.

Kilcup and Stephen Brandon. Hardcover: $ She is the author or editor of seven books, including Jewett and Her Contemporaries (UPF) and Native American Women's Writing, c. Narcissa Chisholm Owen (October 3, – J ) was an American educator, memoirist and artist of the late 19th and early 20th century.

She was the daughter of Old Settler Cherokee Chief Thomas Chisholm, wife of Virginia state senator Robert L. Owen Sr. and mother of U.S.

Senator Robert Latham Owen Jr. and Major William Otway Owen. Narcissa is most recognized for her Memoirs written.

A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, – Gainesville: University Press of Florida pp., $, ISBN Publication Date: October Inat the age of.

A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, University Press of Florida. Karen L. Kilcup. Year: A search query can be a title of the book, a name of the author, ISBN or anything else. Read more about ZAlerts. Author / ISBN / Topis / MD5 / Any search query.

Owen's mother, Narcissa Chisholm Owen (–), was part did much to foster her son's career, as well as becoming a distinguished painter.

In she published memoirs about her life lived between Cherokee and mainstream U.S. societies, which have more recently attracted scholarly attention when republished in a critical edition in Native American Authors: Browsing by Book Title A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, by Narcissa Owen.

Owen, Narcissa. A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, Genre: Autobiography Language: English ISBN: Narcissa Owen, Cherokee. Narcissa Owen was of mixed Cherokee and Scots-Irish descent and the daughter of the last Chief of the Old Settlers.

She married a white railroad executive and was the mother of the first Native American U.S. Senator, Robert L.

Owen, Jr. She was also an accomplished artist. Books by Narcissa Owen: Owen, Narcissa. Genealogy --"The art spirit remains in me to this day": Contexts, Contemporaries, and Narcissa Owen's Political Aesthetics --Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, --Some Old Cherokee Legends and Beliefs --The Story of Kalanah --The Story of Chic-sa-te-he --Thanksgiving Proclamation --A Cherokee Rheumatism Cure --Cherokee Cure for Snake Bite.

Book Reviews Karen L. Kilcup, ed. A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, ­ Gainesville: UP of Florida, ISBN: pp. Rose Stremlau, University of North Carolina at Pembroke In this edited memoir, Karen L. Kilcup, a professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, argues that Narcissa Owen's narrative enriches our.

A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, – Gainesville: University Press of Florida pp., $, ISBN Publication Date: October   This fascinating account was resurrected by the University Press of Florida, which reissued it in under the title “A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, ”.

Praise for A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, “ A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, is an impressive contribution to the scholarship on Cherokee women because it makes an imaginative memoir accessible to the general public and also because of the extensive interpretive introductory.

^ Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Washington DC,p. In their commentaries on the Memoirs, Kilcup and Brandon have questioned the accuracy of Narcissa's description of her father, arguing that chiefly positions were not hereditary per se, and also implying that Narcissa conflated the concepts of "chief" and "war chief".Book Reviews Karen L.

Kilcup, ed. A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Gainesville: UP of Florida, ISBN: pp. Rose Stremlau, University of North Carolina at Pembroke In this edited memoir, Karen L. Kilcup, a professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, argues that.The Senatorial Career of Robert Latham Owen.

Gardenvale (Canada), Garden City Press, Owen, Narcissa Chisholm. Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Washington DC, apparently self-published, c.

Republished in a critical edition as: A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, Edited by Karen L. Kilcup.