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Melungeon History, Life & Values

(see also Race Mixture)

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On the Web: Articles

Melungeon Definition (2000).

Wayfaring Stranger: The Black Dutch, Germany Gypsies or Chicanere & their Relation to the Melungeon. Linda Griggs (4/00).

On the Web: Specialized Sites


Melungeon Health Education & Support Network.

Melungeon Printed Resources.

Melungeon Sites.

In the Library: Articles

In the Library: Non-Fiction Books

Callahan, Jim. Lest We Forget: The Melungeon Colony of Newman's Ridge (Johnson City TN: Overmountain, 2000).

Hirschman, Elizabeth. Melungeons: The Lost Tribe in America (Macon GA: Mercer U., 200?).

Johnson, Mattie Ruth. My Melungeon Heritage: A Story of Life on Newman's Ridge (Johnson City TN: Overmountain, 1997).

Katz, William Loren. Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage (NY: Atheneum, 1986).

Kennedy, N Brent & Robyn Vaughan Kennedy. The Melungeons: The Resurrection of a Proud People. An Untold Story of Ethnic Cleansing in America (Macon GA: Mercer U., 1994).

Kessler, John S. & Donald B. Ball. North from the Mountains: A Folk History of the Melungeon Settlement in Highland County, Ohio (Macon GA: Mercer U., 2001).

Vande Brake, Katherine. How They Shine: Melungeon Characters in the Fiction of Appalachia (Macon GA: Mercer U., 2001).

Vanderwood, Paul. Night Riders of Reelfoot Lake [1969] (Tuscaloosa: U. of Alabama, 2003).

Winkler, Wayne. Walking Toward the Sunset: The Melungeons of Appalachia (Macon GA: Mercer U., 2004).

In the Library: Fiction

Stuart, Jesse. Daughter of the Legend (Ashland KY: Jesse Stuart Foundation, 199?).

In the Library: For Young Readers

In the Library: Poetry

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In the Library: Photography

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