PRINCESS WATAHWASO: BRIGHT STAR OF THE PENOBSCOT BY BUNNY MCBRIDE

PRINCESS WATAHWASO
PRINCESS WATAHWASO
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Lucy Nicolar's life story is fascinating in an audit self. More than this it is a bold-faced example of how a native women responded to turn-of-the-century socioeconomic challenges and opportunities. Looking at her life helps us understand why American Indians and "Indianness" have survived despite relentless pressure to assimilate. A dedicated Penobscot woman, Lucy Nicolar diligently promoted the culture and customs of her people. She also made known, to those who would listen to her, the plight of Native Americans in general. This well-documented history gives her the recognition she deserves. Paperback 42 Pages