• 19th century
  • So the 15th-19th century near-genocide of the Indians is merely the latest iteration, not a slaughter without parallel. (slashdot.org)
  • Indian immigration began in the mid-19th century, with more than two thousand Indian Sikhs living in the United States, primarily on the West Coast, by the end of the century. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United States in the 19th century, conflicts were spurred by ideologies such as Manifest Destiny, which held that the United States was destined to expand across the North American continent from coast to coast. (wikipedia.org)
  • Similarly, planters in mid-19th-century Cuba visually advertised their global economic aspirations with hypertechnological images of factories requiring only minuscule inputs of enslaved labor. (historians.org)
  • In "Maidservants' Tales: Narrating Domestic and Global History in Eurasia, 1600-1900," Amy Stanley recounts the story of a 19th-century Japanese maidservant in local and global registers. (historians.org)
  • Collectively, maidservants' tales do not show us a world divided between "Europe" and "Asia," or a sudden break that occurred with the Industrial Revolution, but rather a continuous "early modern" era that converged across Eurasia and lasted well into the 19th century. (historians.org)
  • The River Thames was made more narrow and flowed faster after old London Bridge was demolished in 1831, and the river was embanked in stages during the 19th century, both of which made the river less liable to freezing. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early 19th century Irish immigrants began arriving who cultivated the land in Newfoundland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The frontier land of southwest Alberta and southeast Saskatchewan were opened to ranching in the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • 20th century
  • Many Punjabis migrated to the western US in the 19th and early 20th century followed by many other. (wikipedia.org)
  • While anti-Asian racism was embedded in U.S. politics and culture in the early 20th century, Indians were also racialized for their anticolonialism, with U.S. officials, casting them as a "Hindu" menace, pushing for Western imperial expansion abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • As with other developed nations, the proportion of the population and GDP devoted to agriculture fell dramatically over the 20th century but it remains an important element of the Canadian economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • 10,000
  • Almost 10,000 American adults participated in this study and were followed for 19 years. (whfoods.com)
  • Discover 10,000 years of Indian culture, history and art through changing exhibits, hands-on programs and workshops taught by Native artists, at this award-winning trailside museum. (nativeweb.org)
  • Africa
  • Some parts of the present Saharan desert may have been populated when the climate was cooler and wetter, judging by cave art and other signs of settlement in Prehistoric Central North Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was built to attract Muslim traders and monopolize the business in the routes traveled in North Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • 17th century
  • Conflict north of the modern Mexican border did not begin in earnest until the first part of the 17th century, when the English established the first permanent settlement at Jamestown. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the mid-17th century, glaciers in the Swiss Alps advanced, gradually engulfing farms and crushing entire villages. (wikipedia.org)
  • colonists
  • The American Indian Wars, or Indian Wars is the collective name for the various armed conflicts fought by European governments and colonists, and later American governments or their settlers, against the native peoples of North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • For instance, in King William's War, Queen Anne's War, Dummer's War, King George's War, and the French and Indian War, various Native American tribes fought on each side of the wars, allying with British or French colonists according to their own self interests. (wikipedia.org)
  • The proclamation set parts of the King's North American realm aside for colonists and reserved others for the First Nations, thereby affirming native title to their lands and making clear that, though under the sovereignty of the Crown, the Aboriginal bands were autonomous political units in a "nation-to-nation" association with non-native governments, with the monarch as the intermediary. (wikipedia.org)
  • Colonists created factories, known as trading posts, at which furs could be traded, in Native American territory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Southwest
  • 1479: Aztec Sun Stone, a monolithic calendar stone, almost 12 feet in diameter, is carved Athapaskan-speaking Apache and Navajo reach the American Southwest after migrating over three centuries from the western Canadian prairies. (wikipedia.org)
  • An often quoted statement from Erik Reed (1964) defined the Greater Southwest culture area as extending north to south from Durango, Mexico to Durango, Colorado and east to west from Las Vegas, Nevada to Las Vegas, New Mexico. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, the Apache and Navajo peoples, whose ancestral roots lie in the Athabaskan-speaking peoples in Canada, entered the Southwest during the 14th and 15th century and are a major modern presence in the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • tribes
  • The contributions of those Native American tribes who fought for the United States, such as the Oneida and Tuscarora nations of the Iroquois Confederacy in New York, who were among the founders of the nation, are often rendered invisible. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most Indian tribes, especially those allied with Tecumseh, supported the British and were ultimately defeated by General William Henry Harrison. (wikipedia.org)
  • This ethos manifested itself in the disastrous federal policies of termination and relocation, which sought to end federal services to recognized Indian tribes and encourage Native people to leave reservations for cities. (oxfordre.com)
  • As American Indian activism grew increasingly militant in the late 1960s and 1970s, civil disobedience, demonstrations, and takeovers became the preferred tactics of "Red Power" organizations such as the National Indian Youth Council (NIYC), the Indians of All Tribes, and the American Indian Movement (AIM). (oxfordre.com)
  • Many of California's Native American tribes traditionally used soaproot, Chlorogalum pomeridianum, which contains saponin, as a fish poison. (wikipedia.org)
  • India
  • US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton described India as a world leader and said that 63 years after Independence, the 'Indian Dream' of freedom, tolerance, and prosperity continued to offer an example for people who yearned for democracy and liberty around the globe. (salem-news.com)
  • An interesting modern aspect of the caste system is the cultural aspect that causes caste distinction to remain within the Muslim, Christian and Sikh communities though in an attenuated form, that gives a definite Indian "flavour" to these religions as practised in India. (salem-news.com)
  • This article is about Americans with ancestry from India . (wikipedia.org)
  • Indian Americans or Indo-Americans are Americans whose ancestry belongs to any of the many ethnic groups of the Republic of India . (wikipedia.org)
  • Between the late 12th century and 13th century, Sufi brotherhoods became firmly consolidated in northern India. (wikipedia.org)
  • At its peak, the Delhi Sultanate controlled all of North India, Afghan frontier, and Bengal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nations
  • while not a treaty, it is regarded by First Nations as their Magna Carta or "Indian Bill of Rights", binding on not only the British Crown but the Canadian one as well, as the document remains a part of the Canadian constitution. (wikipedia.org)
  • continent
  • In the Indian sub-continent, caste divisions of brahmin, kshatriya, vaisya and sudra had a social reason in the distant past and were perhaps a practical system so long as caste was not hereditary. (salem-news.com)
  • The 15th century in North American History provides a timeline of events occurring within the North American continent from 1401 CE to 1500 CE in the Gregorian calendar. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most significant conflicts of the early colonial period occurred in New Spain, mostly in the southern part of the continent in what is now Mexico and Central America, though brief violent contact did occur sporadically between natives and Spanish expeditions in the present-day southeastern and southwestern United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • remains
  • While "East Indian" remains in use, the term " South Asian " is often chosen instead for academic and governmental purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • World
  • Every college world history textbook discusses the early 15th c. (historynewsnetwork.org)
  • American Indian activism after 1945 was as much a part of the larger, global decolonization movement rooted in centuries of imperialism as it was a direct response to the ethos of civic nationalism and integration that had gained momentum in the United States following World War II. (oxfordre.com)
  • They were mainly driven by the trade of gold and slaves on the coast of Guinea, spices in the Indian Ocean, and sugar cane in the New World. (wikipedia.org)
  • corn
  • The British enforced Corn (Cereal grains) laws, 1794-1846, protected the British agricultural sector from imports of British North American wheat. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • During the early 11th century, the Ghaznavids brought a wealth of scholars into India's borders, establishing the first Persian-inspired Muslim culture succeeding prior Arab influences. (wikipedia.org)
  • territories
  • His son, Mahmud, expanded their territories into the Indian Punjab region during 1027 The resources and riches annexed from Punjab went into the Ghazni coffers to expand further into India's northwest areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • brought
  • and the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) brought Native educators together to work for greater self-determination and culturally rooted curricula in Indian schools. (oxfordre.com)
  • eastern
  • The presence of Indian-Americans also helped develop interest in Eastern religions in the US and would result in its influence on American philosophies such as Transcendentalism . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Accohannock Indian Tribe is building a Living Village on Maryland's Eastern Shore. (nativeweb.org)
  • The Moravian mission at Shekomeko was founded in 1740 by Christian Henry Rauch to convert the Mahican Indians in eastern New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pacific
  • This is hardly news The idea that the Chinese landed on the Pacific coast of North America is at least a decade or two old. (slashdot.org)
  • From c. 16,500 - c. 13,500 BCE (c. 18,500 - c. 15,500 BP), ice-free corridors developed along the Pacific coast and valleys of North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • This is probably because that is the exact area that the native american ancestors came from, whether crossing a land bridge or by more direct ocean crossing. (slashdot.org)
  • The British planned to set up an Indian nation in what is now the Ohio-Wisconsin area to block further American expansion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The same period records the discovery of an area called Vinland, probably in North America, which may also have been warmer than at present, judging by the alleged presence of grape vines. (wikipedia.org)
  • chinese
  • Well, it seems that now scientists think that not only Egyptians and Vikings 'discovered' America, but now Chinese. (slashdot.org)
  • tolerance
  • The Bellingham riots in Bellingham, Washington on September 5, 1907 epitomized the low tolerance in the U.S. for Indians and Sikhs who were called hindoos by locals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asia
  • Evidence suggests big-animal hunters crossed the Bering Strait from Asia into America over a land and ice bridge (Beringia). (wikipedia.org)
  • Portuguese
  • In the Indian Ocean, the trade in Portuguese factories was enforced and increased by a merchant ship licensing system: the cartazes. (wikipedia.org)
  • population
  • Even though the Constitution pointedly denies caste, extant Indian society is still one of the most iniquitous because caste consciousness survives in its majority Hindu population. (salem-news.com)