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James, George Wharton 1858-1923

Overview
Works: 393 works in 1,207 publications in 2 languages and 15,286 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Handbooks and manuals  History  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts  Illustrated works  Parodies, imitations, etc  Western fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Photographer, Illustrator, Correspondent
Classifications: PK6513, 891.551
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Most widely held works about George Wharton James
 
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Indian blankets and their makers by George Wharton James( Book )

55 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses in-depth the blankets made by Native American tribes throughout history
Indian basketry by George Wharton James( Book )

52 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most complete survey of Indian basket-making describes uses of baskets, their role in legend and ceremony, origins of forms and designs, materials and colors, weaves and stitches, plus full instructions for those who want to make their own. Southwest, Pacific coast. Basic work for anthropologist, collector, draftsman
In and out of the old missions of California; an historical and pictorial account of the Franciscan missions by George Wharton James( Book )

36 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian basketry : and, How to make Indian and other baskets by George Wharton James( Book )

52 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old franciscan missions of California by George Wharton James( Book )

41 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In most of its pages it is a mere condensation of the author's In and out of the misssions of California."--Foreword
The Grand Canyon of Arizona : how to see it by George Wharton James( )

25 editions published between 1910 and 2016 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 20th century the Santa Fe Railroad built special lines to the Grand Canyon and constructed the famous El Tovar Hotel and various other amenities for travelers. This led to a marked increase in tourist traffic to the canyon. Written for these new tourists, this guidebook includes information on how to reach the canyon by train, which trails to hike and sections on the canyon's geological and human history. It also contains numerous illustrations of points of interest and maps of the area
The Indians of the Painted Desert region : Hopis, Navahoes, Wallapais, Havasupais by George Wharton James( Book )

28 editions published between 1903 and 2014 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In and around the Grand canyon; the Grand canyon of the Colorado river in Arizona by George Wharton James( Book )

29 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and Newari and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This detailed work on hiking the Grand Canyon includes detailed scientific measurements of various peaks, towers, buttes, walls and points according to the U.S. Geological Survey's measurements in 1902-1903
Reclaiming the arid West; the story of the United States reclamation service by George Wharton James( Book )

12 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical basket making by George Wharton James( Book )

38 editions published between 1914 and 2016 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quit your worrying! by George Wharton James( )

12 editions published between 1916 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francisco Palou's life and apostolic labors of the Venerable Father Junipero Serra : founder of the Franciscan missions of California by Francisco Palóu( Book )

18 editions published between 1913 and 2009 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through Ramona's country by George Wharton James( Book )

14 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes of California; the story of the founders of the Golden state as narrated by themselves or gleaned from other sources by George Wharton James( Book )

11 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Indian basketry
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Indian basketryIn and out of the old missions of California; an historical and pictorial account of the Franciscan missionsIndian basketry : and, How to make Indian and other basketsThe old franciscan missions of CaliforniaThe Grand Canyon of Arizona : how to see itThe Indians of the Painted Desert region : Hopis, Navahoes, Wallapais, HavasupaisQuit your worrying!Through Ramona's country
Alternative Names
George Wharton James

George Wharton James American lecturer, photographer and journalist

George Wharton James schrijver (????-1923)

James, G. Wharton.

James, G. Wharton 1858-1923

James, G. Wharton (George Wharton), 1858-1923

James, George W. 1858-1923

James, Jorge Wharton 1858-1923

James, Wharton 1858-1923

Languages
English (520)

Newari (1)