Lost Colony Theory of Tribal Origin

Record Number Citation

Thompson, Marshall.  “Ethnologist Links Robeson Indians with ‘Lost Colony’.”  Greensboro Daily News 1 Dec. 1940: A9.


Marley, Clare Johnson. “Swamp Outlaw: A Drama of the Croatan Rebellion.”  Carolina Play Book.  Chapel Hill: The Carolina Playmakers, May 1940-Dec. 1941.  Pp. 10-21.



Mrs. What-Nots.  “Leaving the Siouans and Going to the Cherokees.”  Robesonian 3 May 1934: 4.



Parsons, Elsie Clews.  “Folk-lore of the Cherokee of Robeson County, North Carolina.”  Journal of American Folklore 32.125 (July-Sept. 1919): 384-93.


Reuter, Edward Byron.  The Mulatto in the United States, Including a Study of the Role of Mixed-Blood Races Throughout the World.  Boston: Richard G. Badger, 1918.  Pp. 81-85.


Mooney, James.  “Croatan Indians.”  Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico.  (Smithsonian Institution.  Bureau of American Ethnology.  Bulletin 30, part 1.)  Washington: Government Printing Office, 1907.  P. 365.  Rpt. in McPherson (entry 49), Exhibit M, pp. 251-252.


Guy Benton Johnson Papers, 1830-1882, 1901-1987 (Collection number: 3826). Southern Historical Collection. Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Chapel Hill, North Carolina.