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Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology

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Works: 903 works in 1,783 publications in 2 languages and 25,673 library holdings
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Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher, Composer, Former owner, Illustrator
Classifications: E51, 572.97
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List of publications of the Bureau of American Ethnology : with index to authors and titles by Smithsonian Institution ( Book )
57 editions published between 1894 and 1980 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethnobotany of the Tewa Indians by Wilfred William Robbins ( Book )
7 editions published between 1914 and 1916 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bulletin by Smithsonian Institution ( )
in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook of the Indians of California by A. L Kroeber ( Book )
10 editions published between 1923 and 1976 in English and held by 555 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
Recent discoveries attributed to early man in America by Aleš Hrdlička ( Book )
6 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to Kansas archeology by Waldo R Wedel ( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antiquities of the Mesa Verde National Park by Jesse Walter Fewkes ( Book )
7 editions published between 1911 and 1912 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haida texts and myths, Skidegate dialect by John Reed Swanton ( Book )
7 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Obtained on Queen Charlotte Islands during winter of 1900-01
Annual report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution by Smithsonian Institution ( )
in English and German and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Page images of the Annual reports of the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of Ethnology and Bureau of American Ethnology
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 491 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
Handbook of American Indians north of Mexico by Frederick Webb Hodge ( Book )
9 editions published between 1911 and 1987 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prehistoric villages, castles, and towers of southwestern Colorado by Jesse Walter Fewkes ( Book )
5 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthropological papers by Smithsonian Institution ( )
in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report on the mound explorations of the Bureau of Ethnology by Cyrus Thomas ( Book )
5 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Choctaw music by Frances Densmore ( Book )
2 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 313 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
Introduction to the study of mortuary customs among the North American Indians by H. C Yarrow ( Book )
8 editions published between 1880 and 2008 in English and held by 301 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 )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and held by 272 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 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archeological investigations at the mouth of the Amazon by Betty Jane Meggers ( Book )
4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Office of Anthropology

controlled identity Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology

Bureau of American Ethnology.
Bureau of American Ethnology (Smithsonian Institution)
Bureau of American Ethnology (Washington, D.C.)
Bureau of ethnology
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
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English (293)
German (1)
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