Powell, J. W.
Title Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1882-'83
Book Condition Good
Publisher Washington D.C. Government Printing Office 1886
Seller ID 000647
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
North America, American Indian, Ceramics, Pueblo, Southwest, Zuni, Rock art, Hopewell, Mound Builders, Mississippian, Northeast.