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Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology

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Works: 944 works in 1,850 publications in 3 languages and 27,316 library holdings
Genres: Music  Encyclopedias  Periodicals  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Folklore  Dictionaries  Terminology  Diaries 
Roles: Editor, Other, Composer, Illustrator, Publisher, Former owner
Classifications: E51, 572.97
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Iroquois music and dance : ceremonial arts of two Seneca Longhouses by Gertrude Prokosch Kurath( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulletin by Smithsonian Institution( )

in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnobotany of the Tewa Indians by Wilfred William Robbins( Book )

8 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of the Indians of California by A. L Kroeber( Book )

7 editions published between 1925 and 1967 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monumental work includes demographics, linguistic relations, social structures, folkways, religion, material culture, and more. Surveys of the Yurok, Pomo, Maidu, Yokuts and Mohave receiving most attention
Haida texts and myths, Skidegate dialect by John Reed Swanton( Book )

5 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obtained on Queen Charlotte Islands during winter of 1900-01
An introduction to Kansas archeology by Waldo R Wedel( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of American Indians north of Mexico by Frederick Webb Hodge( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 1987 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of Rudolph Friederich Kurz : an account of his experiences among fur traders and American Indians on the Mississippi and the upper Missouri Rivers during the years 1846 to 1852 by Rudolf Friedrich Kurz( Book )

5 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher description: As a clerk at Forts Berthold and the Union, Kurz, a noted Swiss artist, came to know well Indians, fur traders, and officers, and to understand the conditions of life in the region. He aimed "to give from my own observation a sincere portrayal of the American Indian in his romantic mode of life, a true representation of the larger fur-bearing animals, native forests and prairies." The volume, which includes 93 drawings, was originally published as Bulletin 115 of the Bureau of American Ethnology
Antiquities of the Mesa Verde National Park by Jesse Walter Fewkes( Book )

1 edition published in 1911 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prehistoric villages, castles, and towers of southwestern Colorado by Jesse Walter Fewkes( Book )

4 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

List of publications of the Bureau of American Ethnology : with index to authors and titles by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antiquities of the upper Gila and Salt River valleys in Arizona and New Mexico by Walter Hough( Book )

5 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropological papers by Smithsonian Institution( )

in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Page images of the Annual reports of the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of Ethnology and Bureau of American Ethnology
Introduction to the study of mortuary customs among the North American Indians by H. C Yarrow( Book )

16 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choctaw music by Frances Densmore( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint of the 1943 edition, which was issued as Anthropological paper 28 of the Bureau of American Ethnology, p. 101-188 of its Bulletin 136
Omaha and Ponka letters by James Owen Dorsey( Book )

7 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cherokee legends and the trail of tears : from the nineteenth annual report of the Bureau of American Ethnology by Tom B Underwood( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven Cherokee legends and an account of the Trail of Tears
Mandan and Hidatsa music by Frances Densmore( Book )

5 editions published between 1923 and 2000 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the mound explorations of the Bureau of Ethnology by Cyrus Thomas( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMuseum of Natural History (U.S.). Office of Anthropology

controlled identitySmithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology

Bureau of American Ethnology.

Bureau of American Ethnology (Smithsonian Institution)

Bureau of American Ethnology (Washington, D.C.)

Bureau of ethnology Washington, D.C.

Estados Unidos Bureau of American Ethnology

Smithsonian institution Bureau of American ethnology

Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology

United States. Bureau of American Ethnology

United States. Bureau of Ethnology

Languages
English (297)

German (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Introduction to the study of mortuary customs among the North American IndiansCherokee legends and the trail of tears : from the nineteenth annual report of the Bureau of American EthnologyAnd along came Boas : continuity and revolution in Americanist anthropology