Below are references and links for 18th century native works in print. You can click on the title of a book to be taken to WorldCat, which will provide edition information and a list of libraries that hold the book, sorted by distance from your location.
Adair, James, and Samuel Cole Williams. Adair’s History of the American Indians. New York: Promontory Press, 1974.
Baker, Stephen G. Catawba Indian Trade Pottery of the Historic Period. Columbia, S.C.: Columbia Museum of Art, 1973.
Barker, Eirlys Mair. “Much Blood and Treasure”: South Carolina’s Indian Traders, 1670-1755. Thesis (Ph. D.)–College of William and Mary, 1993, 1993.
Bartram, William. Travels Through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1980.
Bartram, William. Travels, and Other Writings. The Library of America, 84. New York: Library of America, 1996.
Blumer, Thomas J. Catawba Indian Pottery: The Survival of a Folk Tradition. Contemporary American Indian studies. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2004.
Bowne, Eric E. The Westo Indians: Slave Traders of the Early Colonial South. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2005.
Bowne, Eric Everett. “A Bold and Warlike People” The Origin, Career, and Decline of the Westo Indians in the Early Colonial South. Thesis (Ph. D.)–University of Georgia, 2003, 2003.
Brain, Jeffrey P. Tunica Treasure. Papers of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, v. 71. Cambridge, Mass: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, 1979.
Brain, Jeffrey P. The Tunica Treasure. Weston, CT: Pictures of Record, 2007.
Braund, Kathryn E. Holland. Deerskins & Duffels The Creek Indian Trade with Anglo-America, 1685-1815. Indians of the Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1993.
Brescia, William, and Carolyn Reeves. By the Work of Our Hands: Choctaw Material Culture. Philadelphia, Miss: Choctaw Heritage Press, Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, 1982.
Cashin, Edward J. A Wilderness Still the Cradle of Nature: Frontier Georgia : a Documentary History. Savannah: Library of Georgia, 1994.
Cottonlandia Conference, Patricia Kay Galloway, David H. Dye, and Camille Wharey. The Southeastern Ceremonial Complex: Artifacts and Analysis : the Cottonlandia Conference. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1989.
Crane, Verner W. The Southern Frontier 1670-1732. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959.
Cushman, H. B., and Angie Debo. History of the Choctaw, Chickasaw, and Natchez Indians. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1999.
Ethridge, Robbie Franklyn. Creek Country: The Creek Indians and Their World. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003.
Fundaburk, Emma Lila. Southeastern Indians Life Portraits: A Catalogue of Pictures, 1564-1935. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2006.
Fundaburk, Emma Lila, and Mary Douglass Fundaburk Foreman. Sun Circles and Human Hands; The Southeastern Indians Art and Industries. 1957.
Hahn, Steven C. The Invention of the Creek Nation, 1670-1763. Indians of the Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2004.
Hally, David J. Ocmulgee Archaeology, 1936-1986. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1994.
Hamilton, Martha Wilson. Silver in the Fur Trade, 1680-1820. Chelmsford, MA: Martha Hamilton Pub, 1995.
Hann, John H., and Bonnie G. McEwan. The Apalachee Indians and Mission San Luis. Native peoples, cultures, and places of the southeastern United States. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1998.
Hatley, Tom. The Dividing Paths : Cherokees and South Carolinians Through the Era of Revolution. New York: Oxford University Press, USA, 1995. <http://libaccess.lib.mcmaster.ca/login?url=http://www.MCMU.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_241361_0&userid=^u>.
Hothem, Lar. Collector’s Guide to Indian Pipes: Identification and Values. Paducah, Ky: Collector Books, 1999.
Hothem, Lar. Indian Trade Relics: Identification & Values. Paducah, Ky: Collector Books, 2003.
Hudson, Charles M. Knights of Spain, Warriors of the Sun: Hernando De Soto and the South’s Ancient Chiefdoms. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1997.
Hudson, Charles M. The Catawba Nation. University of Georgia monographs, no. 18. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1970.
Hudson, Charles M., and Paul E. Hoffman. The Juan Pardo Expeditions: Explorations of the Carolinas and Tennessee, 1566-1568. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990.
Hudson, Charles M., Thomas J. Pluckhahn, and Robbie Franklyn Ethridge. Light on the Path: The Anthropology and History of the Southeastern Indians. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2006.
Hudson, Charles M., and Carmen Chaves Tesser. The Forgotten Centuries: Indians and Europeans in the American South, 1521-1704. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1994.
Hvidt, Kristian. Von Reck’s Voyage: Drawings and Journal of Philip Georg Friedrich Von Reck ; Lost Views of Georgia in 1736. Savannah: Beehive Press, 1980.
Jackson, Jason Baird. Yuchi Ritual: Meaning and Tradition in Contemporary Ceremonial Ground Life. Thesis (Ph. D.) Indiana University, 1997, 1997.
Kelton, Paul. Epidemics and Enslavement: Biological Catastrophe in the Native Southeast, 1492-1715. Indians of the Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2007.
King, J. C. H., and Christian F. Feest. Three Centuries of Woodlands Indian Art: A Collection of Essays. Altenstadt: ZKF Publishers, 2007.
Lewis, David, and Ann Jordan. Creek Indian Medicine Ways: The Enduring Power of Mvskoke Religion. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2002.
Lowery, Amy Nolene. Edenic Qualities, Regional Characters, and Native Americans in the American Southeast: Common Threads in the Works of John Lawson, William Byrd II, and William Bartram. Thesis (M.A.)–North Carolina State University, 2001.
Lyon, Eugene. The Enterprise of Florida: Pedro Mene?ndez De Avile?s and the Spanish Conquest of 1565-1568. Gainesville: University Presses of Florida, 1976.
Mays, E. (1999). Amherst papers, 1756-1763: The southern sector : dispatches from South Carolina, Virginia, and His Majesty’s Superintendent of Indian Affairs. Bowie, Md: Heritage Books.
McEwan, Bonnie G. Indians of the Greater Southeast: Historical Archaeology and Ethnohistory. Gainesville, Fla: University Press of Florida, 2000.
Mereness, Newton Dennison. Travels in the American Colonies. New York: Antiquarian Press, 1961.
Merrell, James Hart. The Indians’ New World: Catawbas and Their Neighbors from European Contact Through the Era of Removal. Chapel Hill: Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Va., by the University of North Carolina Press, 1989.
Milanich, Jerald T. Florida Indians and the Invasion from Europe. Gainesville, Fla: University Press of Florida, 1995.
Milanich, Jerald T. Florida’s Indians from Ancient Times to the Present. Native peoples, cultures, and places of the southeastern United States. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1998.
Milanich, Jerald T., and Samuel Proctor. Tacachale: Essays on the Indians of Florida and Southeastern Georgia During the Historic Period. Ripley P. Bullen monographs in anthropology and history, no. 1. Gainesville: University Presses of Florida, 1978.
Mooney, James, and James Mooney. Myths of the Cherokee ; and, Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees. Nashville, Tenn: Charles and Randy Elder-Booksellers, 1982.
Myer, William Edward. Indian Trails of the Southeast. Nashville: Blue & Gray Press, 1971.
Nairne, Thomas, and Alexander Moore. Nairne’s Muskhogean Journals: The 1708 Expedition to the Mississippi River. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1988.
O’Brien, Greg. Choctaws in a Revolutionary Age, 1750-1830. Indians of the Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2002.
O’Neil, James F. Their Bearing Is Noble and Proud: A Collection of Trade Lists and Narratives Regarding the Appearance of Native Americans from 1740-1815. Volume II. Dayton, OH: J.T.G.S. Pub, 2002.
O’Neil, James F. Their Bearing Is Noble and Proud: A Collection of Narratives Regarding the Appearance of Native Americans from 1740-1815. Dayton, OH: J.T.G.S. Pub, 1995.
Piker, Joshua Aaron. Okfuskee: A Creek Indian Town in Colonial America. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 2004.
Porter L. Fortune, Jr. History Symposium, Marvin T. Smith, Robbie Franklyn Ethridge, and Charles M. Hudson. The Transformation of the Southeastern Indians, 1540-1760. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2002.
Power, Susan C. Early Art of the Southeastern Indians: Feathered Serpents & Winged Beings. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2004.
Raine, Carolyn. A Woodland Feast: Native American Foodways of the 17th & 18th Centuries. [Huber Heights, OH]: Penobscot Press, 1997.
Ramsey, William L. The Yamasee War: A Study of Culture, Economy, and Conflict in the Colonial South. Indians of the Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2008.
Randolph, J. Ralph. British Travelers Among the Southern Indians, 1660-1763. The American exploration and travel series, [v. 62]. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1972.
Sassaman, Kenneth E. Early Pottery in the Southeast Tradition and Innovation in Cooking Technology. Tuscaloosa, Ala: University of Alabama Press, 1993.
Saunders, Rebecca, and Christopher T. Hays. Early Pottery: Technology, Function, Style, and Interaction in the Lower Southeast. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2004.
Saunt, Claudio. A New Order of Things: Property, Power, and the Transformation of the Creek Indians, 1733-1816. Cambridge studies in North American Indian history. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Smith, Marvin T. Coosa: The Rise and Fall of a Southeastern Mississippian Chiefdom. The Ripley P. Bullen series. Gainesville, Fla: University Press of Florida, 2000.
Speck, Frank Gouldsmith. Gourds of the Southeastern Indians; A Prolegomenon on the Lagenaria Gourd in the Culture of the Southeastern Indians. Boston, Mass: New England Gourd Society, 1941.
Speck, Frank Gouldsmith. … Ethnology of the Yuchi Indians. Philadelphia: University Museum, 1909.
Staller, John E., Robert H. Tykot, and Bruce F. Benz. Histories of Maize: Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Prehistory, Linguistics, Biogeography, Domestication, and Evolution of Maize. Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic Press, 2006.
Stiggins, George, William Stokes Wyman, and Virginia Pounds Brown. Creek Indian History: A Historical Narrative of the Genealogy, Traditions, and Downfall of the Ispocoga or Creek Indian Tribe of Indians. Birmingham, Ala: Birmingham Public Library Press, 1989.
Swanton, John R. Myths and Tales of the Southeastern Indians. Norman, Okla: University of Oklahoma Press, 1995.
Swanton, John Reed. Social Organization and Social Usages of the Indians of the Creek Confederacy. London: Johnson Reprint, 1970.
Swanton, John Reed. Source Material for the Social and Ceremonial Life of the Choctaw Indians. Washington: U.S. Govt. Print. Off, 1931.
Swanton, John Reed. An Early Account of the Choctaw Indians. New York: Kraus Reprint Corp, 1964.
Swanton, John Reed. Creek Religion and Medicine. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2000.
Swanton, John Reed. The Indians of the Southeastern United States. Washington: U.S. Govt. Print. Off, 1946.
Swanton, John Reed. Early History of the Creek Indians and Their Neighbors. Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology), 73. Washington: G.P.O., 1922.
Terry, George D. Catawba Indian Pottery: A Catalogue of the Permanent Collection in McKissick Museums. [Columbia, S.C.]: McKissick Museums, The University of South Carolina, 1981.
Timberlake, Henry, and Duane H. King. The Memoirs of Lt. Henry Timberlake: The Story of a Soldier, Adventurer, and Emissary to the Cherokees, 1756-1765. Cherokee, N.C.: Museum of the Cherokee Indian Press, 2007.
Townsend, Richard F., Robert V. Sharp, and Garrick Alan Bailey. Hero, Hawk, and Open Hand: American Indian Art of the Ancient Midwest and South. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 2004.
Vennum, Thomas. American Indian Lacrosse: Little Brother of War. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1994.
Waselkov, Gregory A., Peter H. Wood, and M. Thomas Hatley. Powhatan’s Mantle: Indians in the Colonial Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2006.
Weisman, Brent Richards. Like Beads on a String: A Culture History of the Seminole Indians in Northern Peninsular Florida. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1989.
Wesson, Cameron B. Households and Hegemony: Early Creek Prestige Goods, Symbolic Capital, and Social Power. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2008.
White, Carolyn L. American Artifacts of Personal Adornment, 1680-1820: A Guide to Identification and Interpretation. Lanham, MD: AltaMira Press, 2005.
White, Richard. The Middle Ground: Indians, Empires, and Republics in the Great Lakes Region, 1650-1815. Cambridge studies in North American Indian history. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991.
Williams, J. Mark, and Gary Shapiro. Lamar Archaeology Mississippian Chiefdoms in the Deep South. Tuscaloosa, Ala: University of Alabama Press, 1990.
Wright, Amos J. The McGillivray and McIntosh Traders on the Old Southwest Frontier, 1716-1815. Montgomery, AL: NewSouth Books, 2001.
Wright, J. Leitch. Creeks & Seminoles: The Destruction and Regeneration of the Muscogulge People. Indians of the Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1986.
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