Powell, J. W., Editor
Title Third Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institutions 1881-'82
Book Condition Ex-libris, else good
Publisher Washington D.C. Government Printing Office 1884
Seller ID 000648
lxxiv; 606 Pp. Front cover loose. Worn on edges. Tears on spine. Private book plate inside front cover. Spots on covers. Better than most of this edition. In addition to administrative report papers include: Notes on certain Maya and Mexican Manuscripts, by Cyrus Thomas. On Masks, labrets, and Certain Aboriginal Customs, by W. H. Dall. Navajo weavers, by Dr. Washington Matthews. Omaha Sociology, by Rev. J. Owen Dorsey. Prehistoric Textile Fabrics of the United States, by William H. Holmes. Catalogue of Collections made During the Field Season of 1881, by William H. Holmes. Catalogue of the Collections From New Mexico and Arizona in 1881, by James Stevenson. Illustrated with tables and drawings.
Ceramics, Textiles, Maya, Mesoamerica, North America, American Indians, Southwest, Midwest, Mound Builders, Shell gorgets, Arctic