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Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham) 1838-1923

Overview
Works: 229 works in 505 publications in 4 languages and 13,646 library holdings
Genres: Music  Folklore  Biography  Games  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Musical settings  Songs and music  Songs 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Collector, Dedicatee
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Indian games and dances with native songs, arranged from American Indian ceremonials and sports by Alice C Fletcher( )

24 editions published between 1915 and 2003 in English and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of activities based on the songs and dances of the Native American culture
Indian story and song from North America by Alice C Fletcher( )

38 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in English and held by 2,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Omaha tribe by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

23 editions published between 1911 and 1992 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Omaha Indian music by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

33 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fletcher and Francis La Flesche, her Omaha coworker and adopted son, divided the songs into three categories: religious ones, to be sung by a certain class either through initiation or inheritance; social ones, involving dances and games, always sung by a group; and ones to be sung singly, including dream songs, love songs, captive songs, prayer songs, death songs, sweat lodge songs, and songs of thanks. John Comfort Fillmore, a professional musician, added a "Report on the Structural Peculiarities of the Music."" "Those interested in a vital aspect of Indian culture will want to own this book, which contains the musical scores as well as the native-language words for the songs."--Jacket
Indian education and civilization : a report prepared in answer to Senate resolution of February 23, 1885 by United States( Book )

16 editions published between 1888 and 1973 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American Indian songs : founded upon tribal melodies : op. 45 by Charles Wakefield Cadman( )

17 editions published between 1909 and 1989 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hako : song, pipe, and unity in a Pawnee Calumet ceremony by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the more complex and widespread rituals practiced by Native American groups focused on the calumet, a sacred pipe with a feathered shaft. The Calumet Ceremony was a powerful ritual through which members of another tribe were adopted. It also promoted social unity within tribes and facilitated contact and trade between them
The Hako : a Pawnee ceremony by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

16 editions published between 1903 and 2018 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical sketch of the Omaha tribe of Indians in Nebraska by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

7 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lands in severalty to Indians by Alice C Fletcher( )

4 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Religious ceremony of the four winds or quarters, as observed by the Santee Sioux by Alice C Fletcher( )

2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omaha Indian music( Recording )

3 editions published in 1985 in North American Indian and Siouan and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief history of the International Congress of Americanists by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

6 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nez Perces since Lewis and Clark by Kate C McBeth( Book )

5 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nez Perces were a tribe that played an important role in the Lewis and Clark expedition. Kate McBeth lived among the Nez Perces for over 20 years and should be considered a reliable resource. The smaller, lesser-known Nez Perces often lived in the shadow of the larger Sioux tribe. The author has done her best to rectify that with her personal experiences. Frontier historians and ethnographers alike should enjoy this account.?
Lakota ceremonies by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian story and song from North America by Alice C Fletcher( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian ceremonies by Alice C Fletcher( Book )

3 editions published between 1883 and 1884 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The capture of Ozah : an Indian play in one act by Helen P Kane( )

2 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hanminjok ch'oech'o ŭi umwŏn, 1896-yŏn, 7-wŏl 24-il : Minyo = Korean first recording, July 24, 1896 : Minyo, Korean traditional songs( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in Korean and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Indian story and song from North America
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Indian story and song from North AmericaThe Omaha tribeA study of Omaha Indian musicThe hako : song, pipe, and unity in a Pawnee Calumet ceremonyWith the Nez Perces : Alice Fletcher in the field, 1889-92
Alternative Names
Alice Cunningham Fletcher American ethnologist

Alice Cunningham Fletcher Ethnologue américaine

Alice Cunningham Fletcher Etnologo americano

Alice Fletcher

Cunningham, Alice Fletcher 1838-1923

Fletcher, A. 1838-1923

Fletcher, Alice 1838-1923

Fletcher, Alice C.

Fletcher, Alice Cunningham 1838-1923

אליס קנינגהם פלטשר

آلیس کانینقهام فلچر

愛麗絲·弗萊徹

艾麗絲·坎寧安·弗萊徹

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