Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “To Marry an Indian: The Marriage of Harriett Gold and Elias Boudinot in Letters, 1823-1839” as Want to Read:
To Marry an Indian: The Marriage of Harriett Gold and Elias Boudinot in Letters, 1823-1839
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

To Marry an Indian: The Marriage of Harriett Gold and Elias Boudinot in Letters, 1823-1839

by
3.84  ·  Rating Details ·  19 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
When nineteen-year-old Harriett Gold, from a prominent white family in Cornwall, Connecticut, announced in 1825 her intention to marry a Cherokee man, her shocked family initiated a spirited correspondence debating her decision to marry an Indian. Eventually, Gold's family members reconciled themselves to her wishes, and she married Elias Boudinot in 1826. After the marria ...more
Hardcover, 222 pages
Published April 4th 2005 by University of North Carolina Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about To Marry an Indian, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about To Marry an Indian

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 35)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Kammiesue
Kammiesue marked it as to-read
Aug 15, 2016
Leo
Leo rated it it was ok
Jun 03, 2016
Heather
Heather marked it as to-read
Nov 28, 2015
Jessika Griffin
Jessika Griffin rated it liked it
Nov 27, 2015
Ally
Ally rated it really liked it
Oct 06, 2015
Lauren
Lauren rated it really liked it
Aug 03, 2015
Rick
Rick rated it liked it
Jan 05, 2016
Leah
Leah marked it as to-read
May 09, 2015
Julie
Julie added it
May 13, 2015
Jinny
Jinny marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2015
Cate Ness
Cate Ness rated it it was amazing
Mar 20, 2015
Ayeshah
Ayeshah marked it as to-read
Jan 22, 2015
Linda Iriza
Linda Iriza rated it it was amazing
Jul 26, 2014
Donna
Donna rated it really liked it
May 03, 2014
LauraRose
LauraRose rated it it was amazing
Jul 22, 2014
Holly
Holly marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2014
Kat Champigny
Kat Champigny rated it it was amazing
Aug 22, 2013
Leslie
Leslie marked it as to-read
Jul 03, 2013
Heather Zollinger
Heather Zollinger rated it really liked it
Jul 03, 2013
Smitten
Smitten rated it really liked it
Jun 26, 2013
Hannah
Hannah rated it liked it
May 07, 2013
Arlene
Arlene added it
Apr 13, 2013
Helen
Helen rated it it was amazing
Dec 31, 2012
Mr. Hunsaker
Mr. Hunsaker rated it liked it
Sep 11, 2012
Lynn
Lynn rated it it was amazing
Jul 30, 2012
Mary Chambers
Mary Chambers marked it as to-read
Dec 02, 2011
Gretchen Heuberger
Gretchen Heuberger marked it as to-read
Aug 10, 2011
Kathy Duncan
Kathy Duncan is currently reading it
Jul 29, 2011
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book