The only land I know: A history of the Lumbee Indians

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Dial, Adolph L., and David K. Eliades. The only land I know: A history of the Lumbee Indians. San Francisco: Indian Historian P, 1975.  Rpt.


This readable work has become the standard overview and the first source consulted for most topics. It discusses origin theories, the Siouan movement, Henry Berry Lowry, public schools, UNC-Pembroke, Old Main, Red Banks, migration to Baltimore and Georgia, the Tuscarora movement, religion, folklore, economics, politics, military service, the Ku Klux Klan routing, and the Carolina Indian Voice. Many illustrations. Appendices list the Lost Colonists and reprint major Lumbee legislation. Bibliography.

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