1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages

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1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages

1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages
Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages. Henry Rowe Schoolcraft was an early American ethnologist and expert on Native American culture. He was well-known for his Congress-commissioned study on United States Indian tribes beginning in 1851. The content of this set was considered valuable scholarship by critics and included accurate illustrations by Eastman. In order to make the work more accessible, the Smithsonian Institute added an index in 1954. This work is considered the most extensive work on Native Americans published in the 19. Century, and, according to Field contains. A vast mass of really valuable information and has indeed performed a very important service for Indian history, in collecting and preserving an immense amount of historic data. Vocabularies of Indian languages, grammatical analyses, legends of various tribes, biographies of chiefs and warriors, narratives of captivities, histories of Indian wars, emigrations, and theories of their origin, are all related and blended in an extraordinary manner. This part depicts the geography and landscape of the plains Indians, language, arts and tools, traditions, hunting and food preparation, medicine, and much more! Historical and statistical information, respecting the history, condition and prospects of the Indian tribes of the United States. Philadelphia : Lippincott, Grambo, 1851. Collation complete with all pages: [xviii], [13]-568. Illustrated with 76 plates. References: Sabin 77849; Field, 353; Howes S 183. Provenance: Bookplate Edward Willard Deming. Binding: Hardcover; tight & secure. 13.25in X 10.75in X 2.5in (33.5cm x 27.5cm x 6.5cm). The item “1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages” is in sale since Thursday, December 14, 2017. This item is in the category “Books\Antiquarian & Collectible”. The seller is “schilb_antique_books” and is located in Columbia, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Original/Facsimile: Original
  • Language: English
  • Topic: American (US)
  • Special Attributes: 1st Edition
  • Subject: History
  • Year Printed: 1851
  • Author: SCHOOLCRAFT, Henry Rowe
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: France

1851 1ed Schoolcraft Indian Tribes Illustrated Native American Creek Languages