Types of the very best abstracts submitted into the 2012-2013 abstract selection committee for the ninth annual North Carolina State University graduate student history conference.

Types of the very best abstracts submitted into the 2012-2013 abstract selection committee for the ninth annual North Carolina State University graduate student history conference.

Sample 1: “Asserting Rights, Reclaiming Space: District of Marshpee v. Phineas Fish, 1833-1843”

From May of 1833 to March of 1834, the Mashpee Wampancag tribe of Cape Cod Massachusetts waged an campaign that is aggressive gain political and religious autonomy from the state. In March of 1834, the Massachusetts legislature passed an act disbanding the white guardians appointed to conduct affairs for the Mashpee tribe and incorporated Mashpee as an district that is indian. The Mashpee tribe’s fight to revive self-government and control over land and resources represents a”recover that is significant of space.” Equally significant is really what happened once that space was recovered. Continue reading “Types of the very best abstracts submitted into the 2012-2013 abstract selection committee for the ninth annual North Carolina State University graduate student history conference.”