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Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, no. 74. Coker, William S. and Watson, Thomas D. 1986: Indian Traders of the Southeastern Spanish Borderlands: Panton, Leslie & Company and John Forbes & Company, 1783±1847. Pensacola: University of West Florida Press. Deagan, Kathleen A. 1985: Spanish±Indian Interaction in Sixteenth-Century Florida and Hispaniola. In William W. ), Cultures in Contact: The Impact of European Contacts on Native American Cultural Institutions, AD 1000±1800.
Lyon (1984) sketches aspects of such a second volume and calls attention to one of the lesser known aspects of the Spanish presence in the South: the town of Santa Elena on Parris Island, SC. Karen Paar also is preparing a history of Santa Elena. The rest of the history of the Spanish settlement, at St Augustine to 1700, is still only partially known. Weber (1992) provides an overview. Dunkle (1958) and Corbett (1976) provide somewhat contrasting views of the town's demographic history. ) is preparing a book on the history of Florida's frontiers that will cover the story from the 1520s to 1860.
In Peter H. Wood, Gregory A. Waselkov, and M. ), Powhatan's Mantle: Indians in the Colonial Southeast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 134±50. Bushnell, Amy Turner 1990: The Sacramental Imperative: Catholic Ritual and Indian Sedentism in the Provinces of Florida. ), Columbian Consequences, 3 vols. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2: 475±90. Bushnell, Amy Turner 1994: Situado and Sabana: Spain's Support System for the Presidio and Mission Provinces of Florida. Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, no.