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Wichita tales [George A. Dorsey]

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
3 volumes 24 cm
Type:
Folklore
Date:
1902
1904
Topic:
Wichita Indians  Search this
Wichita mythology  Search this
Folklore (Indian-American): Wichita  Search this
Call number:
E99.W6 D67 1902
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_973954

Traditions of the Skidi Pawnee collected and annotated by George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos),) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 366 pages, 1 leaf, unnumbered plates illustrations, portraits 25 cm
Type:
Folklore
Date:
1904
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Pawnee Indians  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1075865

Hopi proper names by H.R. Voth

Author:
Voth, H. R (Henry R.),.) 1855-1931  Search this
Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos),) 1868-1931  Search this
McCormick, Stanley  Search this
Physical description:
[50] pages 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Arizona
North America
Date:
1905
Topic:
Hopi Indians--Names  Search this
Names  Search this
Hopi (Indiens)--Noms  Search this
Names, Indian  Search this
Call number:
E99 .H7V82 1905
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1054229

Photographs of George A. Dorsey, Wenzhong Pei, and Davidson Black

Names:
Black, Davidson, 1884-1934  Search this
Dorsey, George A. (George Amos), 1868-1931  Search this
Pei, Wenzhong, 1904-1982  Search this
Extent:
3 Copy prints
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy prints
Photographs
Place:
Zhoukoudian (China)
Beijing (China)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Individual portraits of anthropologists, including George A. Dorsey in naval uniform, Wenzhong (W. C.) Pei in Beijing, and Davidson Black at Zhoukoudian. Pei and Black are noted as having both been involved in the discovery of Sinanthropus pekinensis (Peking Man).
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 77-11
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
The photographs are available for reference purposes only.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 77-11, Photographs of George A. Dorsey, Wenzhong Pei, and Davidson Black, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-11
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3f66eda70-e508-46fb-9c50-c7c681f28604
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-77-11

Willis G. Tilton collection of photographs of Native Americans

Collector:
Tilton, Willis G.  Search this
Names:
Field Museum of Natural History  Search this
Big Foot, -1890  Search this
Geronimo, 1829-1909  Search this
Photographer:
Dorsey, George A. (George Amos), 1868-1931  Search this
Gutekunst, Frederick, 1831-1917  Search this
Hall, E. E.  Search this
James, George Wharton, 1858-1923  Search this
Maude, F. H. (Frederic Hamer)  Search this
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934  Search this
Thompson, J. Eric S. (John Eric Sidney), 1898-1975  Search this
Voth, H. R. (Henry R.), 1855-1931  Search this
Winternitz, Ludwig (Louis)  Search this
Extent:
685 Negatives (circa, glass and nitrate)
Culture:
Pueblo  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Inunaina (Arapaho)  Search this
Apache  Search this
Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux)  Search this
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Jicarilla Apache  Search this
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Kootenai (Kutenai)  Search this
Kickapoo  Search this
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)  Search this
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)  Search this
Ponca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)  Search this
Potawatomi  Search this
Northwest Coast  Search this
Sauk  Search this
Seminole  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Umatilla  Search this
White Mountain Apache  Search this
Wichita  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Mayas  Search this
Patagonia  Search this
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Fox Indians  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Haida  Search this
A'aninin (Gros Ventre)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Hunkpapa Lakota (Hunkpapa Sioux)  Search this
Chiricahua Apache  Search this
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Coast Salish  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Indians of North America -- Plateau  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Negatives
Place:
Belize
Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (Mont.)
Oraibi (Ariz.)
Date:
circa 1880-1930
bulk 1899-1904
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs collected by Willis G. Tilton, a dealer in artifacts and photographs relating to Native Americans. Many of the photographs were made by Field Columbian Museum photographer Charles Carpenter at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in 1904; many others were created by various photographers for Field Museum publications. Notable subjects include Big Foot, dead in the snow at the Wounded Knee battlefield; Arapaho and Cheyenne social dances; Hopi ceremonies; a reenactment of the shooting of Sitting Bull; Sun Dances (Arapaho, Assiniboin, Gros Ventre, Blackfoot, Cheyenne, Ponca); and views of the United States Indian School Building and Pawnee people at the the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri. Other photographs include portraits and images of artifacts, basket weaving, cradles, dress, dwelling, tipis and other dwellings, and tree burials. There are also some photographs of Henry Field's expedition to Iraq in 1934 (Field museum anthropological expedition to the Near East), work elephants in Burma, Pipestone Quarry in Minnesota, a church in the Yucatan, and a rickshaw and cart in Ceylon.
Biographical/Historical note:
Willis G. Tilton was a dealer and owner of the store, Tilton Indian Relics, in Topeka, Kansas.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 89-8, NAA Photo Lot 135
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Photographs in the Tilton Collection, previously filed in Photo Lot 135, have been relocated and merged with Photo Lot 89-8. These photographs were also purchased by the Bureau of American Ethnology from Willis G. Tilton and form part of this collection.
Associated photographs still held in the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago.
Most photographs included in the card catalog of copy negatives and in the reference file prints by tribe.
Additional photographs by Dorsey held in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 4721 and Photo Lot 24.
Correspondence from Dorsey held in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 4821, records of the Bureau of American Ethnology, the J.C. Pilling Papers, and the Ales Hrdlicka Papers.
Additional photographs by Nelson held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 171, Photo Lot 133, Photo Lot 24, and the BAE historical negatives.
Additional Maude photographs held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 90-1 and Photo Lot 24.
Additional E. E. Hall photographs held in National Anthropological Archives MS 4978 and Photo Lot 24.
The Smithsonian Institution Archives holds Nelson's field reports (SIA Acc. 97-123) and the Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection (SIA RU007364).
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Willis G. Tilton photograph collection of American Indians, circa 1880-1930 (bulk 1899-1904)
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890  Search this
Sun Dance  Search this
Citation:
Photo Lot 89-8, Willis G. Tilton collection of photographs of Native Americans, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-8
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Willis G. Tilton collection of photographs of Native Americans
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3754be8a9-31b2-4b22-9fbb-dc5b7dadb75f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-89-8
Online Media:

A cruise among Haida and Tlingit villages about Dixon's Entrance by George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A. (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
15 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Alaska
British Columbia
Date:
1898
1898]
Call number:
E99.H2 D67 1898
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_500740

Collection of papers on Peruvian quipu / collected by L. Leland Locke

Compiler:
Locke, L. Leland (Leslie Leland) 1875-  Search this
Author:
Gates, William 1863-1940  Search this
Mead, Charles W (Charles Williams) 1845-1928  Search this
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Uhle, Max 1856-1944  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš 1869-1943  Search this
Former owner:
Locke, L. Leland (Leslie Leland) 1875- ,- DSI  Search this
Donor:
Grove City College Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume, leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Peru
Bolivia
South America
Date:
1898
1923
Topic:
Quipu--History  Search this
Quipu  Search this
Incas--Mathematics  Search this
Mathematical instruments  Search this
Mummies  Search this
Featherwork  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F3429.3.Q6 L64 1898
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109210

The Ponca sun dance / by George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
[61]-88 p., XXXV pl. (part col.) : ill ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1905
Topic:
Sun dance  Search this
Ponca dance  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_809742

The character and antiquity of Peruvian civilization

Author:
Dorsey, George A. (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
10 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Peru
Date:
1895
1895]
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Call number:
F3429 .D67 1895
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_812120

The Ocimbanda, or witch-doctor of the Ovimbundu of Portuguese Southwest Africa / George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A. (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Books
Place:
Angola
Date:
1899
Topic:
Ovimbundu healers  Search this
Ovimbundu divination objects  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Traditional medicine  Search this
Ordeal  Search this
Call number:
GR1 .J86
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_670415

One of the sacred altars of the Pawnee / by George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
[1], 68-74 p. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1902
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Call number:
E99.P3 D6o 1902
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_500681

Archæological investigations on the island of La Plata, Ecuador. By George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
p. 247-280, [73] leaves of plates, ill., maps, 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ecuador
La Plata Island
La Plata Island (Ecuador)
Date:
1901
Topic:
Mounds  Search this
Pottery, Prehistoric  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F3721.1.L36 D67 1901
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_528153

The Pawnee mythology / George A. Dorsey ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Douglas R. Parks

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Parks, Douglas R (Douglas Richard) 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 546 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Plains
Date:
1997
1906
C1997
Topic:
Pawnee mythology  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Legends  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_530534

Traditions of the Arapaho / George A. Dorsey, Alfred L. Kroeber ; introduction by Jeffrey D. Anderson

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Kroeber, A. L (Alfred Louis) 1876-1960  Search this
Physical description:
xxxvi, 487 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Plains
Date:
1997
1903
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Arapaho mythology  Search this
Tales  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_530535

Traditions of the Caddo / [collected by] George A. Dorsey ; introduction by Wallace L. Chafe

Author:
Dorsey, George A. (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 136 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1997
1905
C1997
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Caddo mythology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_530538

The Mythology of the Wichita / [compiled] by George A. Dorsey; foreword by Elizabeth A. H. John

Author:
Dorsey, George A. (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 353 p.: music ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Texas
Oklahoma
Date:
1995
1904
Topic:
Wichita mythology  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Tales  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_483800

The Arapaho sun dance; the ceremony of the Offerings lodge, by George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 228 p., illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1903
Topic:
Sun dance  Search this
Call number:
E99.A7 D718 1903
E99.A7D718 1903
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_309442

The Cheyenne, by George A. Dorsey

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Field Columbian Museum  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. illus., LXVIII pl. (part col.) 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1905
Topic:
Sun dance  Search this
Call number:
GN2.F4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_329153

The Cheyenne

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
186 p. illus. (part col.) 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1971
1905
[1971]
Topic:
Sun dance  Search this
Call number:
E99.C53D7 1971X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_390301

Certain gambling games of the Klamath Indians, by George A. Dorsey ..

Author:
Dorsey, George A (George Amos) 1868-1931  Search this
Physical description:
p. 14-27. illus., 2 pl. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1901
Topic:
Games  Search this
Call number:
E99.K7D6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_233586

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