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The Resource Oo-mah-ha Ta-wa-tha (Omaha city), by Fannie Reed Giffen. With illustrations by Susette La Flesche Tibbles (Bright Eyes) 1854-1898

Oo-mah-ha Ta-wa-tha (Omaha city), by Fannie Reed Giffen. With illustrations by Susette La Flesche Tibbles (Bright Eyes) 1854-1898

Label
Oo-mah-ha Ta-wa-tha (Omaha city)
Title
Oo-mah-ha Ta-wa-tha (Omaha city)
Statement of responsibility
by Fannie Reed Giffen. With illustrations by Susette La Flesche Tibbles (Bright Eyes) 1854-1898
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This book contains the treaty U.S. President Franklin Pierce signed with the Omaha Indians in 1854, biographical sketches of chiefs who signed the treaty, and Indian folklore and songs. Illustrated and published by Native American women, and with stories and translations by Native American women, it is an early example of Native American women writing books and being involved in their production
  • This book contains the treaty U.S. President Franklin Pierce signed with the Omaha Indians in 1854, biographical sketches of chiefs who signed the treaty, and Indian folklore and songs. Illustrated and published by Native American women, and with stories and translations by Native American women, it is an early example of Native American women writing books and being involved in their production
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giffen, Fannie Reed
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Omaha Indians
  • Indians of North America
Label
Oo-mah-ha Ta-wa-tha (Omaha city), by Fannie Reed Giffen. With illustrations by Susette La Flesche Tibbles (Bright Eyes) 1854-1898
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Biographical and descriptive sketches of the Omaha Indians
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Treaty with the Omahas in 1854 -- Biographies of chiefs who signed the treaty in 1854. Shon-ga-ska, or Logan Fontenelle ; E-sta-mah-za, or Joseph La Flesche ; Gra-tah-nah-je, or Standing Hawk ; Gah-he ga-gin-gah, or Little Chief ; Tah-wah-gah-ha, or Village Maker ; Wah-no-ke-ga, or Noise ; So-da-nah-ze, or Yellow Smoke -- To the driving cloud / H.W. Longfellow -- Chief Big Elk -- Wa-ja-pa's letter -- Twelfth article of treaty -- A dream woman -- Omaha children's play song -- Louis, Iron Eye's son -- The captive's song -- Indian picture writing -- Indian folk lore story: the rabbit and the turtle -- Omaha in 1898 -- Nebraska -- The Cuban mother -- Our boys in Cuba
Control code
3512726
Dimensions
15 cm
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, 94 pages, 1 leaf, illustrations (including facsim.) 2 color plate
Lccn
04018876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece (portrait)
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1160713
  • (WaOLN)1076703
Label
Oo-mah-ha Ta-wa-tha (Omaha city), by Fannie Reed Giffen. With illustrations by Susette La Flesche Tibbles (Bright Eyes) 1854-1898
Publication
Note
Biographical and descriptive sketches of the Omaha Indians
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Treaty with the Omahas in 1854 -- Biographies of chiefs who signed the treaty in 1854. Shon-ga-ska, or Logan Fontenelle ; E-sta-mah-za, or Joseph La Flesche ; Gra-tah-nah-je, or Standing Hawk ; Gah-he ga-gin-gah, or Little Chief ; Tah-wah-gah-ha, or Village Maker ; Wah-no-ke-ga, or Noise ; So-da-nah-ze, or Yellow Smoke -- To the driving cloud / H.W. Longfellow -- Chief Big Elk -- Wa-ja-pa's letter -- Twelfth article of treaty -- A dream woman -- Omaha children's play song -- Louis, Iron Eye's son -- The captive's song -- Indian picture writing -- Indian folk lore story: the rabbit and the turtle -- Omaha in 1898 -- Nebraska -- The Cuban mother -- Our boys in Cuba
Control code
3512726
Dimensions
15 cm
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, 94 pages, 1 leaf, illustrations (including facsim.) 2 color plate
Lccn
04018876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece (portrait)
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1160713
  • (WaOLN)1076703

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