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Boys" games among the North American Indians

by Edith Stow

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Published by E. P. Dutton & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Games,
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edith Stow; illustrated by Hugh Spencer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE98.G2 S8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx p., 1 1., 126 p.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27010968M
    LC Control Number24030054
    OCLC/WorldCa341220611

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    Life Among the Indians: First Fieldwork Among the Sioux and Omahas by Alice C. Fletcher and Joanna C. Scherer and Raymond J. Demallie Overview - Alice C. Fletcher (), one of the few women who became anthropologists in the United States during the nineteenth century, was a pioneer in the practice of participant-observation ethnography.   Below are links to posts on American Indians in Children's Literature and elsewhere that'll help you find ones selected by Native people (me, and other Native people, including members of the American Indian Library Association! This page will be updated, so come back and visit again! AICL's Best Books of AICL's Best Books of

    Full text of "Presbyterian missions among American Indians" were employed among North American Indians. The Presbyterian Church in the United States of America, in its missionary' work among Indians today, is represented among more tribes, includes more churches, and enrolls a larger number of church members than any other evange- lical. Rare among the North American Indians, the Pueblo wove most of their clothing from cotton they grew themselves. They began raising cotton and making cloth by the ad s. The woman’s dress was a long strip of cloth that wrapped across the body and fastened on the right shoulder. A colorful, fringed belt held the garment at the waist.


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Genre/Form: Juvenile works Juvenile literature: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stow, Edith, Boys' games among the North American Indians. "American Indian Games," by Jay Miller, is a good educational book for younger readers.

It has an easy-to-read text, and is richly illustrated with many photographs. This book tells about many of the games and toys of Native Americans, both in the past and present.3/5(2). Games figured prominently in the myths of North American Indian tribes, and also in their ceremonies for bringing rain and fertility and combating misfortune.

In his classic study, originally published in as a report of the Bureau of American Ethnology, Stewart Culin divided the games played by Indian men and women into two general types.5/5(1).

Games figured prominently in the myths of North American Indian tribes, and also in their ceremonies for bringing rain and fertility and combating misfortune.

In his classic study, originally published in as a report of the Bureau of American Ethnology, Stewart Culin divided the games played by Indian men and women into two general types.1/5(1). Games figured prominently in the myths of North American Indian tribes, and also in their ceremonies for bringing rain and fertility and combating misfortune.

In his classic study, originally published in as a report of the Bureau of American Ethnology, Stewart Culin divided the games played by Indian men and women into two general types. Originally titled The Boys Catlin, this fascinating reprint edition is a young readers condensed version of George Catlin’s original book, The North American Indians, a collection of his letters and over illustrations from his paintings of Indian portraits, village scenes, religious rituals and games from over years ago.

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The author spent eight years traveling among the Indians of the Northwest and the prairies, George Catlin ( –) was an American painter, author, and traveler of the Old West who specialized in /5.

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War Song Tales Of The Native American Indians by G.W. Mullins, C.L. Hause (Illustrator) Paperback (paperback) $ In This book is a collection of war related stories and others that create a history of the North American Indians. While the stories are sometimes graphic and contain much killing, they depict a true vision of : It has been known for several decades that American Indians on the Northern Plains smoke cigarettes at higher rates and suffer higher smoking-related death rates than do American Indians in the Southwest (Table 1 presents a list of the states and tribes in each region).In the s it was noted that smoking was less common among Southwestern than non-Southwestern Cited by: 8.

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Her research and fieldwork for two decades have been among North American Indians in both Virginia and Nevada; she has worked both with historical documents and with living Indians and has written numerous /5(14). In this book Charles Eastman ("Ohiyesa"), a full-blooded Sioux Indian raised as a young warrior in the 's and 80's, describes that life — the lessons he learned, games he played, and feelings about life that he developed as he worked to become a young Indian scout.

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