The Ermatingers: A 19th-Century Ojibwa-Canadian Family

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In about 1800, fur trader Charles Ermatinger married an Obijwa woman, Mananowe. Their three sons grew up with both their mother's hunter-warrior culture and their father's European culture. As adults, they lived adventurously in Montreal and St Thomas, where they were accepted and loved by fellow citizens while publicly retaining their Ojibwa heritage. The Ermatingers contrasts the "European" commercial and trading society in urban Montreal, where Charles was brought up, with the Ojibwa hunter/warrior values of Mananowe ...

The Ermatingers: A 19th-Century Ojibwa-Canadian Family 2008, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780774812344

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The Ermatingers: A 19th-Century Ojibwa-Canadian Family 2007, University of British Columbia Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780774812337

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