The American Indian (Google eBook)

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1917
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many illustrations. covers many subjects.

Contents

CHAPTER IX
134
CHAPTER X
149
CHAPTER XI
166
CHAPTER XII
180
CHAPTER XIII
194
Page
139
The Classification of Social Groups according to their Cultures
204
The Historic Tribes
206
Plateau Area
209
California Area
212
North Pacific Coast Area
213
Eskimo Area
215
Mackenzie Area
217
Eastern Woodland Area
219
Southeastern Area
222
Southwestern Area
224
The Nahua Area
227
South American Culture Areas
229
The Inca Area
231
The Guanaco Area
232
Amazon Area
236
The Antilles
242
CHAPTER XV
245
South Atlantic Area
249
The Iroquoian Area
250
The MississippiOhio Area
252
The Great Lake Area
253
The Plains
254
The Pueblo Area
256
California
258
The Columbia Basin
259
North Pacific Coast Area
260
Central Mexico
261
The Antilles
263
CHAPTER XVI
270
CHAPTER XVII
280
CHAPTER XVIII
298
Correlation of Classifications
327
Theories of Culture Origins
342
New World Origins 355
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Ruin known as the House of the Magician Frontispiece 1 Food Areas of the New World
8
Cree Indians Driving Bison n 3 Patagonians Hunting the Guanaco
13
Iroquois Woman Pounding Maize into Meal
18
The Distribution of Maize and Manioc
24
Pueblo Indian Planting Maize
26
Distribution of Coca and Tobacco
29
Distribution of Animal Transport
33
Eskimo Dog Sledge
36
Various Methods of Using the Tumpline
40
Types of Canoes
42
Ancient Mexican and Egyptian Spinners
48
Basketry Weaves
51
Distribution of Types of Basketry
53
Ojibway Weaving Frame
56
A Navajo Weaver
56
Distribution of Weaving
57
Cape of Sagebrush Bark
59
Peruvian Feather Poncho
61
Types of Costume and their Distribution
62
Forms of Footwear
64
A Pueblo Indian Potter
67
Types of North American Basketry
80
Beaded and Painted Designs
82
The Decorative Art of the Plains Indians
85
Decorations on Birchbark
86
Art of the North Pacific Coast Indians
89
Prehistoric Textile Designs Maya
90
Mexican Textile Designs
91
A Series of Peruvian Designs
92
A Peruvian Poncho
94
A Series of Designs and their Names
96
True Symbols
98
CrossSection of the Temple of the Cross
101
Groundplan of the House of the Nuns
102
Elevations and Groundplans Yucatan
103
Section of the Hall of the Six Columns Mexico
105
Reconstruction of Pueblo Bonito
106
Pebbles Showing the Process of Abrading
116
Pieces of Worked Nephrite
117
Common Types of ArrowHead
119
Knives of Copper from the Eskimo and Inca
121
Methods of Drilling
128
Wooden Slat Armor
132
Two Figures from Palenque
135
Statues of the Chacmool Type
136
Life Size Pottery Figure
136
Distribution of Clans and Gentes
156
Culture Areas
205
The Plains Indian Culture Area
207
Plains Indian Life
208
The Chilkat Indians
214
Pueblo Indian Life
226
A Patagonian Shelter Tent
233
Scenes from Fuegian Life
234
Distribution of Forests in South America
238
A Caraja Village in Central Brazil
241
Archaeological Areas
246
Types of Stone Implements North Atlantic Area
247
Page
139
Section of RockShelter
248
Iroquois Archaeological Types
251
Problematic Forms
252
The Fluted Ax and the Spud
255
Ancient Maya Cities
262
Linguistic Stocks in the United States and Canada
282
Linguistic Stocks in Mexico and Central America
284
Linguistic Stocks in South America
288
Consolidation of California Stocks
293
North American Types
298
Brazilian Types
299
The Cephalic Index
302
Skulls from North and South America
304
Types from Central Brazil
309
Diagrammatic Representation of Average Bodily Forms
310
Bodily Forms from Various Races
311
Lines of Dispersal for the Primates
315
Dispersal of Mankind
318
Somatic Areas
324
Superposition of Culture Areas
330
Distribution of Mens Societies among the Plains Indians
349
North American Indian Tribes
435
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