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The Resource Houses and house-life of the American aborigines, by Lewis H. Morgan

Houses and house-life of the American aborigines, by Lewis H. Morgan

Label
Houses and house-life of the American aborigines
Title
Houses and house-life of the American aborigines
Statement of responsibility
by Lewis H. Morgan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1818-1881
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Morgan, Lewis Henry
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
Contributions to North American ethnology
Series volume
v. IV
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  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indians of South America
Target audience
general
Label
Houses and house-life of the American aborigines, by Lewis H. Morgan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Department of the Interior, U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, J.W. Powell in charge
  • This work "formed the fifth part of the original manuscript of 'Ancient society', under the title Growth of the idea of house architecture"--Preface
  • "Table of sachemships of the Iroquois, in the Seneca dialect, with translations": p. 30-31
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical footnotes and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Social and governmental organization -- 2. The law of hospitality and its general practice -- 3. Communism in living -- 4. Usages and customs with respect to land and food -- 5. House of Indian tribes north of New Mexico -- 6. Houses of the sedentary Indians of New Mexico -- 7. Houses in ruins of the sedentary Indians of the San Juan Rive and its tributaries -- 8. Houses in ruins of the sedentary Indians of the San Juan Rive and its tributaries (continued) -- 9. Houses of the mound-builders -- 10. Houses of the Aztecs or ancient Mexicans -- 11. Ruins of houses of the sedentary Indians of Yucatan and Central America
Control code
20262120
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xiv, 281 pages, 33 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
02027768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm02675752
  • (OCoLC)2675752
Label
Houses and house-life of the American aborigines, by Lewis H. Morgan
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Department of the Interior, U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, J.W. Powell in charge
  • This work "formed the fifth part of the original manuscript of 'Ancient society', under the title Growth of the idea of house architecture"--Preface
  • "Table of sachemships of the Iroquois, in the Seneca dialect, with translations": p. 30-31
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical footnotes and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Social and governmental organization -- 2. The law of hospitality and its general practice -- 3. Communism in living -- 4. Usages and customs with respect to land and food -- 5. House of Indian tribes north of New Mexico -- 6. Houses of the sedentary Indians of New Mexico -- 7. Houses in ruins of the sedentary Indians of the San Juan Rive and its tributaries -- 8. Houses in ruins of the sedentary Indians of the San Juan Rive and its tributaries (continued) -- 9. Houses of the mound-builders -- 10. Houses of the Aztecs or ancient Mexicans -- 11. Ruins of houses of the sedentary Indians of Yucatan and Central America
Control code
20262120
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xiv, 281 pages, 33 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
02027768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm02675752
  • (OCoLC)2675752

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