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American Indian life. Illustrated by C. Grant Lafarge.

By: Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews, 1874-1941 [editor.].
Contributor(s): La Farge, C. Grant (Christopher Grant), 1862-1938 [illustrator.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press [1922]Copyright date: ©1922Description: 419 pages illustrations, map 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Indians of North America -- Folklore | Indians of North America -- Social life and customsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: American Indian life.DDC classification: 572.97
Contents:
Takes-the-Pipe, A Crow Warrior -- A Crow Woman's Tale -- A Trial of Shamans -- Smoking-Star, A Blackfoot Shaman -- Little-Wolf Joins the Medicine Lodge -- Thunder-Cloud, A Winnebago Shaman, Relates and Prays -- How Meskwaki Children Should Be Brought Up -- In Montagnais Country -- Hanging-Flower, The Iroquois -- The Thunder Power of Rumbling-Wings -- Tokulki of Tulsa -- Slender-Maiden of the Apache -- When John the Jeweler was Sick -- Waiyautitsa of Zuni, New Mexico -- Zuni Pictures -- Havasupai Days -- Earth-Tongue, A Mohave -- The Chief Singer of the Tepecano -- The Understudy of Tezcatlipoca -- How Holon Chan Became the True Man of His People -- The Toltec Architect of Chichen Itza -- Wixi of the Shellmound People -- All Is Trouble Along the Klamath -- Sayach'apis, A Nootka Trader -- Windigo, A Chipewyan Story -- Cries-for-Salmon, A Ten'a Woman -- A Eskimo Winter.
Summary: Collection of essays on native American life in eight sections: plains tribes, tribes of the middle west, eastern tribes, tribes of the south-west, Mexican tribes, Pacific coast tribes, northern Athabascan tribes, and Eskimo. Includes some articles on shamanism, upbringing of children, et cetera.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
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E58 .P26 1967 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100768647

"A Bison book."

Includes bibliographical references.

Collection of essays on native American life in eight sections: plains tribes, tribes of the middle west, eastern tribes, tribes of the south-west, Mexican tribes, Pacific coast tribes, northern Athabascan tribes, and Eskimo. Includes some articles on shamanism, upbringing of children, et cetera.

Takes-the-Pipe, A Crow Warrior -- A Crow Woman's Tale -- A Trial of Shamans -- Smoking-Star, A Blackfoot Shaman -- Little-Wolf Joins the Medicine Lodge -- Thunder-Cloud, A Winnebago Shaman, Relates and Prays -- How Meskwaki Children Should Be Brought Up -- In Montagnais Country -- Hanging-Flower, The Iroquois -- The Thunder Power of Rumbling-Wings -- Tokulki of Tulsa -- Slender-Maiden of the Apache -- When John the Jeweler was Sick -- Waiyautitsa of Zuni, New Mexico -- Zuni Pictures -- Havasupai Days -- Earth-Tongue, A Mohave -- The Chief Singer of the Tepecano -- The Understudy of Tezcatlipoca -- How Holon Chan Became the True Man of His People -- The Toltec Architect of Chichen Itza -- Wixi of the Shellmound People -- All Is Trouble Along the Klamath -- Sayach'apis, A Nootka Trader -- Windigo, A Chipewyan Story -- Cries-for-Salmon, A Ten'a Woman -- A Eskimo Winter.

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