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Image for Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1882 - '83

Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1882 - '83

By: N/A

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1886-01-01

Seller ID: b2-4-4


1st Edition. 281 pages with 120 plates, 69 figures and index. Quarto (11 1/2" x 8 1/4") issued in olive green with gilt lettering to spine and pictorial to cover. Previous owner's name on fep. Fep is torn.Hinges cracked and pages yellowing. Corners worn to board and bent. Worn edges and cloth deterioration on spine. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Papers include: photographs of North American Indians by Garrick Mallery, Pottery of ancient Pueblos by Willi... View more info

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Hopi Katcinas Drawn By Native Artists

By: Fawkes, Jesse Walter

Price: $140.00

Publisher: The Rio Grande Press Inc.: 1962-01-01

Seller ID: 1-8-903


Originally published in 1903. Maroon Cloth Hardcover, 190 pages, 11 1/4" tall,Very Good. Corners bumped. Gift inscription on endpaper in red ink. Previous owner's sticker on inside front board. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A Comprehensive Table of Contents has Five Pages. This book is a 1962 reprint of the 1903 Government printing Office release. There are two Title Pages -- one for the reprint and one for the Government Printing Office. There are 39 numbe... View more info

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The snake dance of the Hopi Indians (Great West & Indian series)

By: Forrest, Earle Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westernlore Press: 1961-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15-1-26


First edition. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped, torn and lightly soiled. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. In protective mylar cover. "The background, meaning and significance of this fascinating native American ritual." Westernlore's Press Great Western And Indian Series. View more info

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Twenty-Eighth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1906-1907.

By: H. W. Holmes, editor

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington: GPO: 1912-01-01

Seller ID: b2-4-10


78 plates, 54 figures and index. Quarto (11 1/2" x 8 1/4") issued in olive green with gilt lettering to spine and pictorial to cover. Library scan on inside front board. Hinges cracked and pages yellowing. Corners worn to board and bent. Worn edges and wavy cloth on boards. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Includes the Papers by Jesse Walter Fewkes,Casa Grande, Arizona with plates, diagram and maps.Also, Antiquities of Upper Verde River and Walnut Creek V... View more info

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The Mystic Warriors of the Plains

By: Mails, Thomas E.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1972-10-03

Seller ID: 2-1-1635


Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Second printing. Dust jacket is lightly chipped, discolored and has a couple of small holes.Small stains on outside page edges. Overall inside pages are clean and binding is tight.The culture, arts, crafts and religion of the Plains Indians. Profusely illustrated. 618 pages including an extensive index. Jacket protected in mylar cover. 32 plates included. A large section devoted to their religion, their supernatural beliefs, the pract... View more info

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Acoma, the sky city;: A study in Pueblo-Indian history and civilization

By: Mrs. William T. Sedgwick

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1927-01-01

Edition: 2nd Ed

Seller ID: 15-1-27


Second impression. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped, torn and lightly stained. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. In protective mylar cover. Dark green cloth over decorated paper-covered boards; spine stamped in gilt; map endpapers; 314 pps. with index, bibliography. Illustrated with 33 full page photo plates. Handsomely produced examination of the history, legends and social organization of the Pueblo Indians of New Mexico and Arizona. View more info

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The North American Indians in Early Photographs

By: Paula Richardson Fleming

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Borders Press: 1988-01-01

Seller ID: 3-3-1434


Like new condition but previous owner stamped name on inside front board.Orange cloth with dustjacket. A photographic book providing a record of the Indians of North America between 1850 and the First World War as seen by early photographers. From the first pictures, prompted by a sense of curiosity, to the later images capturing the change in the Indian way of life, these photographs document the confrontation between white and Indian cultures. The pictures, some of whi... View more info

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The Calumet Region Indiana's Last Frontier XXXIX [Hardcover] by Moore, Powell A

By: Powell A Moore

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Indiana Historical Bureau: 1959-01-01

Seller ID: 539


Indiana Historical Bureau, 1959, Blue Cloth Hardcover, 654 pages, 9 1/4" tall, Corners show slight wear. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.An interesting history of the northern part of Indiana, along Lake Michigan, just east of Chicago, including Gary, Hammond and East Chicago--from pre-settlement days to the growth of industry and immigrant populations to politics and labor troubles. With maps and b/w photos. Includes bibliography and extensive index. Indian... View more info

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Tales of the Kings's Horses

By: Rosenvold, Lloyd and Doris

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Rosenvold Publications: 1958-01-01

Seller ID: 4-5-1739


Front cover is detached and a piece has been cut from it in the upper right corner. Spiral edge has been trimmed off. Half title page corners show some light wear. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Contains information on history of the Arabian horse as will as training and personal experiences of the authors. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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Massacre: The Tragedy at White River

By: Sprague, Marshall

Price: $75.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1980-02-01

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: 3-3-1433


First Bison printing with full number line. Dark blue cloth hardcover. "Massacre is a highly readable and well-researched account of a violent outbreak of a party of White River Utes on the western slope of the Rockies during the autumn of 1879. Written in an exciting narrative style which rivals that of a good novel." Kliatt View more info

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Blankets and Moccasins: Plenty Coups and His People, the Crows (Bison Book)

By: Wagner, Glendolin Damon; Wagner,Glendolin; Allen,W.A.; Voget, Fred W. [Introduction]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1987-08-01

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: 3-3-1431


Bright yellow cloth. First thus with full number line. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The book is based on the personal reminiscences of Ohio-born "Doc" Bill Allen, who came to Crow Indian country in Montana when these proud hunters and warriors were being forced into a restless and ambiguous life on a government run reservation. View more info

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Twenty-Ninth Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Instittuion 1907-1908: Tewa Indians

By: Walcott, Charles D. (Secretary Of The Smithsonian Institution); Holmes, W. H. (Chief); B&W Photographs/Maps [Illustrator]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution: 1916-01-01

Seller ID: b2-4-3


636 pages with 21 plates, 31 maps, 1 diagram and index. Quarto (11 1/2" x 8 1/4") issued in olive green with gilt lettering to spine and pictorial to cover. Previous owner's name and address is on inside front board. Red price number on fep. Hinges cracked and pages yellowing. Corners worn to board and bent. Worn edges and wavy cloth on boards. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Includes the Papers by John Peabody Harrington The ethnogeography of the Tewa I... View more info

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Indians of the Mesa Verde

By: Watson, Don

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mesa Verde Museum Association: 1961-01-01

Seller ID: 55-3-94


First Edition. Red paper wraps. Front hinge has some of the red cover and glue on the first endpaper. Pages lightly yellowed. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Colorado's Mesa Verde is best known for a large number of well preserved cliff dwellings, houses built in shallow caves and under rock overhangs along the canyon walls. An archaeological study of the Indians who made this area their home from the year 1300. View more info