Title 26th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology 1904-05.
Book Condition Some flecking of color off cover, stamping of previous owner. Inner hinges tender. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies.
Publisher Washington Government Printing Office : 1908
Seller ID 2590d
512 pp 47 black and white platesContents Include : Pima Indians by Frank Ruseell, Villages, Annals, Food Supply, Trade, Artifacts, Personal Decoration, Musical Instruments, Games, Family Organization, Social Organization, Myths, Religion, Cause and Treatment of Disease, Archaic Songs, Circling Songs, Hunting Songs, Medicine Songs, War Songs, Speeches, , Opening of the Rain Ceremony, Warpath,. Social condition, Beliefs and Linguistic Relationship of the Tlingit Indians by John Swanton. Tlingit Subdivisions, Historical Development, Clan emblems, Naames, Social Customs, Potlatche, Cosmology, Shamanism, Witchcraft, Tlingit and Haida languages, several pages on facial paintings of the Tlingit Indians, 1 pp basket design, 1 page shaman masks