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Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology

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Works: 972 works in 2,205 publications in 3 languages and 26,938 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Folklore  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Periodicals  Music  Dictionaries  Terminology  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Composer, Publisher, Former owner, Illustrator
Classifications: E51, 572.97
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Ethnobotany of the Tewa Indians by Wilfred William Robbins( Book )

10 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1923 and 1967 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is a history in that it tries to reconstruct and present the scheme within which these people in ancient and more recent times lived their present lives ... I have constituted the bulk of the book a series of tribal descriptions."--Preface
Haida texts and myths, Skidegate dialect by John Reed Swanton( Book )

8 editions published between 1905 and 1966 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obtained on Queen Charlotte Islands during winter of 1900-01
Antiquities of the Mesa Verde National Park by Jesse Walter Fewkes( Book )

13 editions published between 1909 and 1966 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Kansas archeology by Waldo R Wedel( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

28 editions published between 1907 and 1987 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook containing a descriptive list of Native Americans, along with their history, archeology, customs, settlements, etc
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 )

6 editions published between 1937 and 1966 in English and held by 490 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
Prehistoric villages, castles, and towers of southwestern Colorado by Jesse Walter Fewkes( Book )

6 editions published between 1919 and 1966 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1907 and 1966 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropological papers( )

in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulletin( )

in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choctaw music by Frances Densmore( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 308 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 )

10 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and held by 285 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 )

14 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The retelling of 11 Cherokee legends regarding the creation of the earth as well as tales involving animals and their place in nature. Also includes the story of the Cherokee removal as told by John Burnett, an American soldier who accompanied the Cherokees west
River basin surveys papers, 9-14 by Frank H. H Roberts( Book )

32 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mandan and Hidatsa music by Frances Densmore( Book )

6 editions published between 1923 and 2000 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and held by 251 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 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the study of Indian languages : with words, phrases and sentences to be collected by John Wesley Powell( Book )

17 editions published between 1877 and 1974 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cherokee legends and the trail of tears : from the nineteenth annual report of the Bureau of American Ethnology
Alternative Names

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

controlled identitySmithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology

BAE

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

États-Unis. 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 (320)

Dutch (1)

German (1)

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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