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Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)

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Works: 890 works in 1,119 publications in 7 languages and 35,929 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Miscellanea  Personal narratives  Manuscripts  Directories 
Classifications: F1411, 973.16
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Most widely held works about Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
 
Most widely held works by Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
Annual report of the American Historical Association by American Historical Association( )

in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures of ancient America: the arts of the pre-Columbian civilizations from Mexico to Peru by S. K Lothrop( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and pictures the outstanding artifacts and crafts within three main regions: Central Mexico, Peru, and the isthmus between them, from 1000 B.C. to 1500 A.D
Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society by American Philosophical Society( )

in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Held at Philadelphia for promoting useful knowledge."
Relation of Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca by Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca( Book )

4 editions published between 1555 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First account of travels in what is now the United States was written by De Vaca, a member of a Spanish expedition
William Bartram : botanical and zoological drawings, 1756-1788 by William Bartram( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains: John Bartram's "Journal through the Catskill mountains with Billy," 1753; a portion of his observations made on his journey through the Carolinas, Georgia and Florida, 1765; and Willaim Bartram's portions of his "Travel through the Carolinas, Georgia and East and West Floridas, 1773-77."
Annual report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution by Smithsonian Institution( )

in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A commentary on the Dresden Codex : a Maya hieroglyphic book by J. Eric S Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Huguenot emigration to America by Charles W Baird( Book )

1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listings of Scottish emigrants, either as immigrants or as residents in the Americas, including Canada, the USA, the West Indies and South America
Historic dress in America, 1607-1800 : with an introductory chapter on dress in the Spanish and French settlements in Florida and Louisiana by Elisabeth McClellan( Book )

1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution by Smithsonian Institution( )

in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-Columbian art by Robert Woods Bliss( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The objects illustrated and described in this volume represent the finest craftsmanship and skill of aboriginal America. Few of these artifacts can be regarded as folk art; the bulk of the collection consists of objects manufactured for the aristocrats of their day who deemed them to be of high artistic merit. Furthermore, they represent a wide range in time and space, and they reflect many and varied stylistic traditions. - Introduction
Historic dress in America, 1800-1870 by Elisabeth McClellan( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read what men, women and children were wearing in the United States during the reign of Queen Victoria with this illustrated volume
Niles' national register( )

in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maya scribe and his world by Michael D Coe( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Eulalia : the religion of a Cuchumatán Indian town by Oliver La Farge( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our wild Indians: thirty-three years' personal experience among the Red Men of the great West. A popular account of their social life, religion, habits, traits, customs, exploits, etc., with thrilling adventures and experiences on the Great Plains and in the mountains of our wide frontier by Richard Irving Dodge( Book )

2 editions published in 1882 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the American Indians, first published in 1882, from an Army colonel who served during the Indian wars in the West, presenting his views on the customs and behavior of prominent Indian tribes, including the Cheyenne, Apache, Pawnee, Ute, Comanche, and Sioux
The Spanish colonie by Bartolomé de las Casas( Book )

15 editions published between 1552 and 1699 in 7 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1551 Casas printed a series of tracts in Seville which assailed the treatment of the Indians by the Spaniards
Indians of southern Mexico : an ethnographic album by Frederick Starr( Book )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anthropological studies (1898 and 1899) of some tribes in the states of Mexico, Michoacan, Tlaxcala, and Puebla. The tribes visited in the author's two journeys were the Otomi, Tarascan, Axtec, Tlaxcalan, Mixtec, Triqui, Zapotec, Mixe, Tehantepecahno (Axpotec), Juave, Chontal, and Cuicatec. [Includes] portraits (front and side view), groups (showing full figures and costumes); daily life and industries; and views"--Cahan
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityJay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)

Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)

Library of Congress. Jay I. Kislak Collection

Languages
English (57)

French (3)

Latin (3)

Spanish (3)

Italian (2)

German (1)

Dutch (1)