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American Indian ceremonial dances

Collier, John

American Indian ceremonial dances

Navajo, Pueblo, Apache, Zuñi.

by Collier, John

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Published by Bounty Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwest, New,
  • Southwest, New.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Rites and ceremonies,
    • Indian dance -- Southwest, New

    • Edition Notes

      First published in 1949 under title: Patterns and ceremonials of the Indians of the Southwest.

      StatementDrawings, lithographs, and etchings by Ira Moskowitz. Text by John Collier. Introd., by John Sloan, with a pref. by Harry L. Shapiro.
      ContributionsMoskowitz, Ira, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.S7 C6 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5297499M
      LC Control Number72077665

      The dance ends with the drinking of an emetic, which makes the dancers vomit and this is believed to purge them of any dangerous snake-charms. With a little luck, dark clouds will form later in the day and rain will come. Symbols and Customs. The kisi is a shrine that is built to hold the snakes used in the Hope Snake Dance. Maidu Indian Fact Sheet. Native American Facts For Kids was written for young people learning about the Maidu tribe for school or home-schooling reports. We encourage students and teachers to visit our main Maidu website for in-depth information about the tribe, but here are our answers to the questions we are most often asked by children, with Maidu pictures and links we believe are suitable.


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American Indian Ceremonial Dances, Navajo, Pueblo, Apache, Zuni Unknown Binding – January 1, by John Collier (Author), etchings by Ira Moskowitz (Illustrator) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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