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Indian blankets and their makers, by George Wharton James

Label
Indian blankets and their makers
Title
Indian blankets and their makers
Statement of responsibility
by George Wharton James
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.N3
LC item number
J3 1974
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Indian blankets and their makers, by George Wharton James
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1920 ed. published by A.C. McClurg, Chicago
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Where Navaho blankets are made.Navaho houses and their songs of blessing -- 2. The birth and growth of the art of Navaho blanket-weaving -- 3. The early history of the Navaho blanket -- 4. The Bayeta blanket of the Navaho -- 5. Old style native wool blankets -- 6. Navaho and Pueblo squaw dresses -- 7. The song of blessing of the blanket -- 8. The temporary deterioration of the art of the Navaho blanket weaving -- 9. Improving the art of Navaho blanket weaving -- 10.The significance and symbolism of color in the Navaho blanket -- 11. Dying with native and aniline dyes -- 12. The origin and symbolism of Navaho designs -- 13. A Navaho weaver at work -- 14. The designs on modern Navaho blankets -- 15. Navaho and Pueblo belts, garters, and hair bands -- 16. The outline blanket -- 17. Kachina or Yei blankets -- 18. The classification of modern blankets -- 19. Imitation Navaho blankets -- 20. Pueblo Indian weavers -- 21. The Chimayo blanket -- 22. Cleaning the Navaho blanket -- Appendix 1. The Navaho Indian -- Appendix 2. The religious life of the Navaho -- Appendix 3. Navaho land -- Appendix 4. Reliable dealers in Navaho blankets -- Index
Control code
983800
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 213 pages
Isbn
9780486230689
Lccn
73090526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)983800
Label
Indian blankets and their makers, by George Wharton James
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1920 ed. published by A.C. McClurg, Chicago
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Where Navaho blankets are made.Navaho houses and their songs of blessing -- 2. The birth and growth of the art of Navaho blanket-weaving -- 3. The early history of the Navaho blanket -- 4. The Bayeta blanket of the Navaho -- 5. Old style native wool blankets -- 6. Navaho and Pueblo squaw dresses -- 7. The song of blessing of the blanket -- 8. The temporary deterioration of the art of the Navaho blanket weaving -- 9. Improving the art of Navaho blanket weaving -- 10.The significance and symbolism of color in the Navaho blanket -- 11. Dying with native and aniline dyes -- 12. The origin and symbolism of Navaho designs -- 13. A Navaho weaver at work -- 14. The designs on modern Navaho blankets -- 15. Navaho and Pueblo belts, garters, and hair bands -- 16. The outline blanket -- 17. Kachina or Yei blankets -- 18. The classification of modern blankets -- 19. Imitation Navaho blankets -- 20. Pueblo Indian weavers -- 21. The Chimayo blanket -- 22. Cleaning the Navaho blanket -- Appendix 1. The Navaho Indian -- Appendix 2. The religious life of the Navaho -- Appendix 3. Navaho land -- Appendix 4. Reliable dealers in Navaho blankets -- Index
Control code
983800
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 213 pages
Isbn
9780486230689
Lccn
73090526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)983800

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