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The Resource Indian dances of North America : their importance to Indian life, Reginald and Gladys Laubin ; with paintings, drawings, and photographs by the authors ; foreword by Louis R. Bruce

Indian dances of North America : their importance to Indian life, Reginald and Gladys Laubin ; with paintings, drawings, and photographs by the authors ; foreword by Louis R. Bruce

Label
Indian dances of North America : their importance to Indian life
Title
Indian dances of North America
Title remainder
their importance to Indian life
Statement of responsibility
Reginald and Gladys Laubin ; with paintings, drawings, and photographs by the authors ; foreword by Louis R. Bruce
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
970/.004/97
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.D2
LC item number
L28 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Civilization of the American Indian series
Series volume
[v. 141]
Label
Indian dances of North America : their importance to Indian life, Reginald and Gladys Laubin ; with paintings, drawings, and photographs by the authors ; foreword by Louis R. Bruce
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The first explorers -- The colonial period -- The late 1700's and early 1800's -- The best observers -- The ghost dance -- Concepts of Indian dancing -- Music and instruments -- Masks and paint -- Dances of the life cycle -- The war dance -- Victory and scalp dances -- The green corn dances -- Calumet and eagle dances : in the east -- Calumet and eagle dances : in the west -- The sun dance : the Teton Sioux -- The sun dance : other tribes -- Society dances : the warrior society -- Society dances : dream cults, other societies -- Bird and animal dances -- Dances of the Pacific Coast -- Dances of the Southwest -- The grass, or Omaha, dance -- Other dances today -- Concert dancing
Control code
2373343
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 538 p.
Isbn
9780806121727
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
77002099 //r952
Note
Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Indian dances of North America : their importance to Indian life, Reginald and Gladys Laubin ; with paintings, drawings, and photographs by the authors ; foreword by Louis R. Bruce
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The first explorers -- The colonial period -- The late 1700's and early 1800's -- The best observers -- The ghost dance -- Concepts of Indian dancing -- Music and instruments -- Masks and paint -- Dances of the life cycle -- The war dance -- Victory and scalp dances -- The green corn dances -- Calumet and eagle dances : in the east -- Calumet and eagle dances : in the west -- The sun dance : the Teton Sioux -- The sun dance : other tribes -- Society dances : the warrior society -- Society dances : dream cults, other societies -- Bird and animal dances -- Dances of the Pacific Coast -- Dances of the Southwest -- The grass, or Omaha, dance -- Other dances today -- Concert dancing
Control code
2373343
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 538 p.
Isbn
9780806121727
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
77002099 //r952
Note
Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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