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Swanton, John Reed 1873-1958

Overview
Works: 292 works in 1,134 publications in 5 languages and 23,093 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Dictionaries  History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Legends 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Contributor, Compiler, Composer, Other, Redactor, Author of introduction
Classifications: E51, 497
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Most widely held works by John Reed Swanton
The Indian tribes of North America by John Reed Swanton( Book )

90 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and German and held by 2,682 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 )

46 editions published between 1946 and 2000 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

43 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 864 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
Myths and tales of the southeastern Indians by John Reed Swanton( Book )

27 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths and stories of the Creek, Hitchiti, Alabama, Koasati, and Natchez Indians
Early history of the Creek Indians and their neighbors by John Reed Swanton( Book )

28 editions published between 1922 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 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
Tlingit myths and texts by John Reed Swanton( Book )

35 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Sitka and Wrangell, Alaska in January, February, March and April, 1904
Source material for the social and ceremonial life of the Choctaw Indians by John Reed Swanton( Book )

26 editions published between 1931 and 2001 in English and held by 687 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
A dictionary of the Choctaw language by Cyrus Byington( Book )

30 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haida texts and myths, Skidegate dialect by John Reed Swanton( Book )

33 editions published between 1905 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 663 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 )

27 editions published between 1912 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1942 and 1996 in English and held by 609 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 )

20 editions published between 1911 and 1975 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published in 1932 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1919 and 1976 in English and Multiple languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published in 1940 in English and German and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution of nations by John Reed Swanton( Book )

14 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are wars inevitable? by John Reed Swanton( Book )

15 editions published between 1943 and 1974 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An early account of the Choctaw Indians by John Reed Swanton( Book )

11 editions published between 1918 and 1974 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creek religion and medicine by John Reed Swanton( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Indian tribes of North America
Alternative Names
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 MexicoMyths and tales of the southeastern IndiansEarly history of the Creek Indians and their neighborsTlingit myths and textsSource material for the social and ceremonial life of the Choctaw IndiansA dictionary of the Choctaw languageHaida texts and myths, Skidegate dialectSource material on the history and ethnology of the Caddo IndiansCreek religion and medicine