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1 The Indian Tribes of the Upper Mississippi Valley and Region of the Great Lakes
Blair, Emma Helen Lincoln, Nebraska University of Nebraska Press 1996 Reprint Soft Very good Octavo 
412 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and drawings. Presents accounts of the Great Lakes and the Midwest, Specifically those of: Nicolas Perrot; Bacqueville de la Potherie; Morrell Marston and Thomas Forsyth. Important first-hand accounts of numerous Indian groups. A major contribution to ethnology and ethnohistory. 
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2 Early Late Woodland Boundaries: Indian Ceramics of Southern Lower Michigan
Brashler, Janet Gail East Lansing, Michigan Michigan State University 1981 Soft Good + Quarto 
213-359 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs, maps, and tables. 
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3 Archeological Survey and Testing Isle Royale National Park 1987-1990 Seasons
Clark, Caven P. Lincoln, Nebraska United States Department of Interior National Park Service Midwest Archeological Center 1995 Soft Good Quarto 
xiv; 231 Pp. Top right corner has been damp through the first 24 pages but the pages are not adhering. Book is illustrated with tables, maps, and photographs, including many high quality illustrations of sherds and artifacts. 
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4 Proceedings of the 1989 Smoking Pipe Conference: Selected Papers
Hayes, Charles F. III, editor 1992 Soft Very good Quarto 
ix; 187 Pp. Compilation of papers relating to smoking pipes in Native American cultures. Includes the evolution of the smoking pipes through European contact and its use in ceremonies. Illustrated with photographs, tables, and charts. 
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5 Handbook of American Indians: North of Mexico Part 1
Hodge, Frederick Webb, Editor Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1907 1st Hard G+ Octavo 
ix+972 Pp. Contains a descriptive list of the stocks, confederacies, tribes, tribal divisions, and settlements north of Mexico, accompanied with the various names by which they have been known, together with biographies of Indians of note, sketches of their history, archaeology, manners, arts, customs, and institutions and the aboriginal words incorporated into the English language. Contributors of the signed articles include 46 ethnologists and archaeologists ranging from S.A. Barrett to Cyrus Thomas, most of whom had extensive and intimate knowledge with Indians who lived in the pre-reservation period and whose languages they spoke. This volume covers topics extending from Aanetun to Mythology. This is the first part of what is arguably the most valuable publication of the BAE. Book is illustrated with photographs and maps, some folding. Rubbed on corners and at base of spine. Front cover loose. Not as bright as new. 
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6 Aspects of Upper Great Lakes Anthropology: Papers in Honor of Lloyd A. Wilford
Johnson, Elden St. Paul, Minnesota Minnesota Historical Society 1974 Soft Very good Quarto 
x; 190 Pp. Former owner's name (Donna Roper) on front cover and fly leaf page. Book is illustrated with maps, charts, and photographs. 
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7 Prehistoric Foraging in a Temperate Forest: A Linear Programming Model
Keene, Arthur S. New York, New York Academic Press 1981 Hard Very good Octavo 
xx; 274 Pp. Book is illustrated with maps, tables, and charts. 
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8 Great Lakes Archaeology
Mason, Ronald J. New York, NY Academic Press, Inc. 1981 Hard Very good Quarto 
xxiii; Book is illustrated with photographs and maps. UMVARF 
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9 Thirty-third Annual Archaeological Report 1921-22: Appendix to the Report of the Minister of Education Ontario
Orr, R. B. Toronto, Canada Clarkson W. James 1922 Soft Good + Octavo 
137 Pp. Lower section of spine repaired with tape. First couple of pages and cover are loose. Book is illustrated with photographs and maps. 
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10 A Preliminary Bibliography of Early Man in Eastern North America
Peter L. Storck Royal Ontario Museum 1975 Soft VG 
107 pp.; Stamp of previous owner on the top right corner of the fly leaf, spotting on upper left corner of front cover, light blue staining on front cover. 1242 entries listed alphabetically by author and indexed by state and province, topics, and sites and localities. 
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11 American Indian Tomahawks
Peterson, Harold L. Heye Foundation Museum of the American Indian 1971 Revised edition of 1965 original Hard VG+ 
142 Pp. + 107 Plates illustrating 314 tomahawks + 13 additional plates. The definitive study on the subject. Were it not for very minor wear on the corners and a former owner's signature it would be described as "fine". 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1882-'83
Powell, J. W. Washington D.C. Government Printing Office 1886 Hard Good Quarto 
lxiii; 532 Pp. Top 1/4" of spine cover missing. Spots on front cover of the book. Worn at the edges. Some pages are detached but present. Title page is clipped at top, presumably to remove name. In addition to the administrative report the book contains papers including: Pictographs of the North American Indians, by Garrick Mallery. Pottery of the Ancient Pueblos, by William H. Holmes. The Ancient Pottery of the Mississippi Valley, by William H. Holmes. Origin and development of form and ornament in ceramic art, by William H. Holmes. A study of Pueblo pottery as illustrative of Zuni culture growth, by Frank Hamilton Cushing 
Price: 70.00 USD
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13 Eighteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1896-'97 Part 2
Powell, J. W. Editor Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1899 1st Hard Good + Quarto 
521-997 Pp. Front cover is loose. Book plate of the School of American Research inside front cover. The paper in this Indian Land Cessions of the United States compiled by Charles C. Royce with an introduction by Cyrus Thomas. Book is illustrated with tables and 67 full-page and usually two-page maps, most in color. Chronicles the "Cession" of land by Indian groups across the country. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 Eleventh Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1889-'90
Powell, J. W., Editor Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1894 Hard Fair Quarto 
xlvii; 553 Pp. Front cover is loose. Front cover is "chewed up" on the lower front edge and the cloth is discolored the length of the front edge. The back cover appears to have been wet and the cloth is missing from the lower half of the front, exposing the board. Spine worn at top. Contains accompanying papers including: The Sia, by Matilda Coxe Stevenson. Ethnology of the Ungava District, by Lucien M. Turner. A Study of Siouan Cults by J. Owen Dorsey. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. There are color plates of Sia ceremonial paraphernalia and of native-drawn sun dance scenes. The study of Siouan cults covers all of the Siouan speaking groups from Wi sconsin across the Plains down to the Arkansas River but excludes the Eastern Siouan groups and the Biloxi and Ofo. The Turner paper discusses the Eskimo, now called Inuit, and the Naskopi or Nenenot Indians. 
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15 The Dumaw Creek Site: A Seventeenth Century Pre-historic Indian Village and Cemetery in Oceana County, Michigan
Quimby, George I. Chicago, Illinois Field Museum of Natural History 1966 1st Soft Very good Octavo 
91 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and drawings. Discusses a very late prehistoric mortuary collection excavated in western Michigan during the early 20th century by a non-professional. The collection was very rich and contained a collection of perishables preserved by copper salts. Quimby felt the remains were likely those of Sauk or Kickapoo. 
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16 Ethnohistory and Archaeology: Approaches to Postcontact Change in the AMericas
Rogers, J. Daniel and Samuel M. Wilson Plenum 1993 Hard Vg octavo 
xvi+237 Pp w/ numerous maps and charts. Other than light rubbing at corners near fine. Discusses change among several groups in the Caribbean, El Salvador, Mexico and the US. 
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17 The Conference on Historic Site Archaeology Papers 1978
South, Stanley, editor Columbia, South California University of South Carolina 1979 Soft Good + Quarto 
xiv; 356 Pp. Cover and spine show signs of wear. Book is illustrated with photographs, charts, and tables. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 Fort Michigan Mackinaw
Stone, Lyle M., Donald P. Heldman, Willam L. Minnerly, et al. Mackinac Island, Michigan Mackinac Island State Park Commission Soft Good + Octavo 
Set of four books: Archaeological Investigation of the Marquette Mission Site St. Ignace, Michigan 1971: A Preliminary Report, by Lyle M. Stone. 1972. 33 Pp. Book is illustrated with maps, photographs, and tables. The Powder Magazine At Fort Michilimachinac: Excavation Report, by Donald P. Heldman and William L. Minnerly. 1977. 32 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs, maps, and drawings. Michilimachinac: Its History and Restoration, by Peterson, Eugene T. 1962. 29 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and drawings. Treason? At Michilimackinac, Armour, David A. v; 103 Pp. Book is illustrated with drawings. 
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19 American Indian Lacrosse: Little Brother of War
Vennum, Thomas, Jr. Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press 1994 Soft Very good Octavo 
xvi; 360 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and drawings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Tobacco, Pipes and Smoking Customs of the American Indians Vols I & II
West, George A. Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 1934 Original front wraps bound into boards ex libris else very good 
With the exception of the following library markings the vols look new w/ carmine covers w/ gold lettering. The library markings include Dewey Decimal numbers in gold and evidence that a sticker has been removed from the base of the spine. There are penciled Dewey Decimal numbers on the front paper covers and title pages. There is an attractive book plate from the Huntington Free Library and the Museum of the American Heye Foundation inside the front covers and their blind stamp on the lower right hand corner of the title pages. These do little to detract from the appearance of these beautiful vols. Vol I has 477 Pp w/ a frontis photo, 18 figs and 19 maps. Vol II has 257 full-page plates w/ facing pages describing in detail each of the thousands of specimens pictured. 
Price: 1000.00 USD
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