Native American Authors
Narcissa Owen, 1831-1907
Narcissa Owen was of mixed Cherokee and Scots-Irish descent and the daughter of the last Chief of the Old Settlers. She married a white railroad executive and was the mother of the first Native American U.S. Senator, Robert L. Owen, Jr. She was also an accomplished artist.
Books by Narcissa Owen:
Owen, Narcissa. A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, 1831-1907
Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, 2005.
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