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The Resource Aboriginal monuments of the State of New-York : comprising the results of original surveys and explorations, with an illustrative appendix, by E.G. Squier

Aboriginal monuments of the State of New-York : comprising the results of original surveys and explorations, with an illustrative appendix, by E.G. Squier

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Aboriginal monuments of the State of New-York : comprising the results of original surveys and explorations, with an illustrative appendix
Title
Aboriginal monuments of the State of New-York
Title remainder
comprising the results of original surveys and explorations, with an illustrative appendix
Statement of responsibility
by E.G. Squier
Title variation
Aboriginal monuments of New York
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
Smithsonian inst. Library for Library of Congress
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1821-1888
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Squier, E. G.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
Smithsonian contributions to knowledge
Series volume
v. 2, [art. 9]
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  • New York (State)
  • Indians of North America
  • America
Target audience
adult
Label
Aboriginal monuments of the State of New-York : comprising the results of original surveys and explorations, with an illustrative appendix, by E.G. Squier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Accepted for publication by the Smithsonian Institution, October 20th, 1849."
  • Originally issued in 1850 as Smithsonian Institution publication 15; later reprinted in 1851 as article 9 of volume 2 of the Smithsonian contributions to knowledge (simultaneously Smithsonian Institution publication 26)
  • Published also separately under title: Antiquities of the State of New York. Buffalo, 1851. 21 cm
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Earth-works, enclosures, etc. St. Lawrence County ; Jefferson County ; Oswego County ; Onondaga County ; Madison County ; Otsego County ; Chenango County ; Cayuga County ; Chemung County ; Ontario County ; Monroe County ; Livingston County ; Genesee County ; Orleans County ; Erie County ; Chautauque County ; Montgomery County -- Palisaded enclosures -- Mounds, bone-heaps, etc. -- Implements, ornaments, etc. -- Ancient works in Pennsylvania and New Hampshire -- Character of Indian defences -- Defences of the ancient Mexicans and Peruvians -- Comparison of the defensive structures of the American aborigines with those of the Pacific Islanders, Celts, etc. -- Construction of mounds by existing Indian tribes -- Sepulchral mounds in Mexico, Central America, etc. -- Sepulchral monuments of the ancient world -- Probable funeral rites of the Mound Builders -- The mounds not general burial places ; Great Indian cemeteries -- Aboriginal sacred enclosures ; Temples of the North American Indians; of the Mexicans, Central Americans, and Peruvians; of the Polynesian Islanders, Hindus, etc. ; Primitive temples of the British Islands ; Symbolism of temples -- Stone-heaps, stones of memorial, etc. -- Additional monuments in New York ; Use of copper by the American aborigines -- Use of silver by the American aborigines
Control code
21648162
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
iv, [9]-188 pages, 14 leaves of plates
Lccn
s 13000010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)3788930
  • (OCoLC)3788930
Label
Aboriginal monuments of the State of New-York : comprising the results of original surveys and explorations, with an illustrative appendix, by E.G. Squier
Publication
Note
  • "Accepted for publication by the Smithsonian Institution, October 20th, 1849."
  • Originally issued in 1850 as Smithsonian Institution publication 15; later reprinted in 1851 as article 9 of volume 2 of the Smithsonian contributions to knowledge (simultaneously Smithsonian Institution publication 26)
  • Published also separately under title: Antiquities of the State of New York. Buffalo, 1851. 21 cm
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Earth-works, enclosures, etc. St. Lawrence County ; Jefferson County ; Oswego County ; Onondaga County ; Madison County ; Otsego County ; Chenango County ; Cayuga County ; Chemung County ; Ontario County ; Monroe County ; Livingston County ; Genesee County ; Orleans County ; Erie County ; Chautauque County ; Montgomery County -- Palisaded enclosures -- Mounds, bone-heaps, etc. -- Implements, ornaments, etc. -- Ancient works in Pennsylvania and New Hampshire -- Character of Indian defences -- Defences of the ancient Mexicans and Peruvians -- Comparison of the defensive structures of the American aborigines with those of the Pacific Islanders, Celts, etc. -- Construction of mounds by existing Indian tribes -- Sepulchral mounds in Mexico, Central America, etc. -- Sepulchral monuments of the ancient world -- Probable funeral rites of the Mound Builders -- The mounds not general burial places ; Great Indian cemeteries -- Aboriginal sacred enclosures ; Temples of the North American Indians; of the Mexicans, Central Americans, and Peruvians; of the Polynesian Islanders, Hindus, etc. ; Primitive temples of the British Islands ; Symbolism of temples -- Stone-heaps, stones of memorial, etc. -- Additional monuments in New York ; Use of copper by the American aborigines -- Use of silver by the American aborigines
Control code
21648162
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
iv, [9]-188 pages, 14 leaves of plates
Lccn
s 13000010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)3788930
  • (OCoLC)3788930

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