The North American Indian, Volume I: Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians of the United States and Alaska by Edward S. Curtis

The North American Indian, Volume I: Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians…

byEdward S. Curtis, Frederick Webb Hodge, Editor, Theodore Roosevelt, Foreword

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 • illustrations
 • a linked Table of Contents and Index
 
CONTENTS
    GENERAL INTRODUCTION
    INTRODUCTION
    THE APACHE
    HISTORICAL SKETCH
    HOMELAND AND LIFE
    MYTHOLOGY - CREATION MYTH
    MEDICINE AND MEDICINE-MEN
    THE MESSIAH CRAZE
    PUBERTY RITE
    DANCE OF THE GODS
    THE JICARILLAS
    HOME AND GENERAL CUSTOMS
    MYTHOLOGY - CREATION MYTH
    MIRACLE PERFORMERS
    ORIGIN OF FIRE
    THE NAVAHO
    HOME LIFE, ARTS, AND BELIEFS
    HISTORY
    MYTHOLOGY - CREATION MYTH
    MIRACLE PERFORMERS
    LEGEND OF THE HAPPINESS CHANT
    LEGEND OF THE NIGHT CHANT
    CEREMONIES—THE NIGHT CHANT
    MATURITY CEREMONY
    MARRIAGE
    APPENDIX
    TRIBAL SUMMARY - THE APACHE
    THE JICARILLAS
    THE NAVAHO
    SOUTHERN ATHAPASCAN COMPARATIVE VOCABULARY
    INDEX

About the Author
"Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868 – 1952) was an ethnologist and photographer of the American West and of Native American peoples.--Wikipedia

 

Title:The North American Indian, Volume I: Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians…Format:Kobo ebookPublished:August 9, 2013Publisher:VolumesOfValueLanguage:English

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