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Swanton, John Reed 1873-1958

Overview
Works: 313 works in 1,247 publications in 6 languages and 23,978 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Dictionaries  History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Legends  Census data 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Contributor, Composer, Compiler, Other, Author of introduction, Redactor
Classifications: E51, 497
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The Indian tribes of North America by John Reed Swanton( Book )

99 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and German and held by 2,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction -- Maine -- New Hampshire -- Vermont -- Massachusetts -- Rhode Island -- Connecticut -- New York -- New Jersey -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware -- Maryland and the District of Columbia -- Virginia -- West Virginia -- North Carolina -- South Carolina -- Georgia -- Florida -- Alabama -- Mississippi -- Louisiana -- Arkansas -- Tennessee -- Kentucky -- Ohio -- Indiana -- Illinois -- Michigan -- Wisconsin -- Minnesota -- Iowa -- Missouri -- North Dakota -- South Dakota -- Nebraska -- Kansas -- Oklahoma -- Texas -- New Mexico -- Arizona -- Colorado -- Utah -- Nevada -- Wyoming -- Montana -- Idaho -- Washington -- Oregon -- California -- Alaska -- Canada -- The West Indies : The West Indies : Indian tribes of Haiti, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Jamaica -- Mexico and Central America -- Bibliography -- Index
The Indians of the southeastern United States by John Reed Swanton( Book )

53 editions published between 1943 and 2000 in English and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian tribes of the lower Mississippi Valley and adjacent coast of the Gulf of Mexico by John Reed Swanton( Book )

48 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concentrating primarily on the Natchez Indians, but also profiling the Muskhogean tribes, the Tunican group, the Chitimacha, and the Atakapa, the comprehensive study describes each tribe's material culture, religion, language and social organization, with engrossing accounts of practices related to war, marriage, medicine, hunting, feasts, funeral ceremonies, and other customs
Early history of the Creek Indians and their neighbors by John Reed Swanton( Book )

36 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with all nations once belonging to the Creek Confederacy: Hitchiti, Alabama, and Choctaw groups; Tuskegee, Guale, Yamasee, Cusabo, Chatot, Osochi; Muskogee and Natchez branches; Uchean and Timuquanan stock; South Florida Indians; Tamahiti
Myths and tales of the southeastern Indians by John Reed Swanton( Book )

32 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths and stories of the Creek, Hitchiti, Alabama, Koasati, and Natchez Indians
Tlingit myths and texts by John Reed Swanton( Book )

42 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Sitka and Wrangell, Alaska in January, February, March and April, 1904
A dictionary of the Choctaw language by Cyrus Byington( Book )

36 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Source material for the social and ceremonial life of the Choctaw Indians by John Reed Swanton( Book )

27 editions published between 1931 and 2001 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long considered the undisputed authority on the Indians of the southern United States, anthropologist John Swanton published this history as the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology (BAE) Bulletin 103 in 1931. Swanton's descriptions are drawn from earlier records--including those of DuPratz and Romans--and from Choctaw informants. His long association with the Choctaws is evident in the thorough detailing of their customs and way of life and in his sensitivity to the presentation of their native culture
Haida texts and myths, Skidegate dialect by John Reed Swanton( Book )

37 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obtained on Queen Charlotte Islands during winter of 1900-01
A dictionary of the Biloxi and Ofo languages : accompanied with thirty-one Biloxi texts and numerous Biloxi phrases by James Owen Dorsey( Book )

36 editions published between 1912 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Source material on the history and ethnology of the Caddo Indians by John Reed Swanton( Book )

24 editions published between 1942 and 1996 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Caddo Indians originally lived in Texas and Louisiana
Indian languages of Mexico and Central America and their geographical distribution by Cyrus Thomas( Book )

26 editions published between 1911 and 1975 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of the Atakapa language accompanied by text material by Albert S Gatschet( Book )

23 editions published between 1932 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A structural and lexical comparison of the Tunica, Chitimacha, and Atakapa languages by John Reed Swanton( Book )

25 editions published between 1919 and 1976 in English and Multiple languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistic material from the tribes of southern Texas and northeastern Mexico by John Reed Swanton( Book )

20 editions published between 1940 and 1966 in English and German and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution of nations by John Reed Swanton( Book )

14 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are wars inevitable? by John Reed Swanton( Book )

16 editions published between 1943 and 1974 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final report of the United States De Soto Expedition Commission by United States De Soto Expedition Commission( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haida songs by John Reed Swanton( Book )

17 editions published between 1912 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in historical anthropology of North America by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

7 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Indian tribes of North America
Alternative Names
John R. Swanton Amerikaans antropoloog (1873-1958)

John R. Swanton anthropologue, linguiste

John Reed Swanton

Reed Swanton John 1873-1958

Swanton, J. R. 1873-1958

Swanton, J. R. (John Reed), 1873-1958

Swanton, John 1873-1958

Swanton John R.

Swanton, John R. 1873-1958

Swanton John Reed

Swanton, John Reed 1873-1958

Суонтон, Джон

約翰·里德·斯萬頓

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Indian tribes of the lower Mississippi Valley and adjacent coast of the Gulf of MexicoEarly history of the Creek Indians and their neighborsMyths and tales of the southeastern IndiansTlingit myths and textsA dictionary of the Choctaw languageSource material for the social and ceremonial life of the Choctaw IndiansHaida texts and myths, Skidegate dialectSource material on the history and ethnology of the Caddo IndiansHaida songs