Northeast Indians from Lippincott Books

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Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1856. Hardcover. Good. Edited By E. B. O'Callaghan. xvi, 1006, [2] pp. Brown cloth, spine gilt. Large Quarto. A large number of these documents pertain to correspondence and proceedings between Sir William Johnson and the Six Nations, including transcriptions of meetings with Indian delegates, chiefs and sachems, quoting at… Read more
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Old John Neptune and Other Maine Indian Shamans

by Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy

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Published
1945
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Portland, Maine: The Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1945. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine. xii, 209 pp with index. Blue buckram, spine title gilt. One of 500 copies on laid paper. 10 plates, including frontispiece portrait of John Neptune. Eckstorm was a personal friend of the tribe, having worked with them with her fur… Read more
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Katahdin: Wigwam's Tales of the Abnaki Tribe and A Dictionary of Penobscot and Passamaquoddy Words with French and English Translations

by Molly Spotted Elk [Mary Alice Nelson]

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Lippincott Books
Published
2003
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780943197296
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Orono, Maine: Maine Folklife Center, 2003. First Edition . Trade Paperback. Fine. xxii, 203 pp. Softcover. A collection of Penobscot traditional tales, written by a member of the tribe: stories about Mt. Katahdin, the origins of corn and tobacco, animal behavior, how the rabbit lost his tail, how mice became small, and numerous others. The… Read more
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Penobscot Man. The Life History of a Forest Tribe in Maine.

by Speck, Frank G.

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1997
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Fine
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9780891010951
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Orono, Maine: University of Maine Press, 1997. Trade Paperback. Fine. xx, 325, [3] pp. Softcover. Speck's classic account of the traditional practices and culture of the Penobscot Indians of Maine. With a new preface by David Sanger and 30 additional photographs. Fine.
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The Penobscot Dance of Resistance: Tradition in the History of a People

by Macdougall, Pauleena

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Published
2004
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781584653813
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Durham, New Hampshire: University of New Hampshire Press, 2004. First Edition . Trade Paperback. Fine. ix, 250 pp. Softcover. With chapter notes, extensive bibliography and index. With maps and photographs. Macdougall taught at the University of Maine at Orono, and was Associate Director of the Maine Folklife Center while researching and writing her book. … Read more
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Directory of Old Town, Orono, Milford and Bradley : and Penobscot Tribe of Indians, 1926-27

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Published
1927
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Old Town, Maine: n.p., 1927. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 175 pp. Red cloth spine over grey printed boards. For the Penobscot Tribe, the directory lists every member of each family, with the head of the household at the top. Tribal government positions are listed. There is also a page about the… Read more
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The Handicrafts of the Modern Indians of Maine

by Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy

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Lippincott Books
Published
1980
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Fine
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Reprint of the 1932 Edition
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Bar Harbor, Maine: The Robert Abbe Museum, 1980. Reprint of the 1932 Edition . Paper Wrappers. Fine/No Jacket. [iv], 72 pp, plus 27 plates.
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Fannie Hardy Eckstorm: A Descriptive Bibliography of Her Writings Published and Unpublished

by Whitten, Jeanne Patten. [Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy]

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Published
1976
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Fine
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Orono, Maine: The Northeast Folklore Society, 1976. Paper Wrappers. Fine/No Jacket. 107 pp.
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The Penobscot Dance of Resistance: Tradition in the History of a People

by Macdougall, Pauleena

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Lippincott Books
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2004
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781584653813
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Durham, New Hampshire: University of New Hampshire Press, 2004. First Edition . Trade Paperback. Fine. ix, 250 pp. Signed by the author. With chapter notes, extensive bibliography and index. Illustrations include maps and photographs. Macdougall taught at the University of Maine at Orono, and was Associate Director of the Maine Folklife Center while researching… Read more
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History of the Indians of Connecticut From The Earliest Known Period To 1850

by De Forest, John W

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Poor
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Hartford, Connecticut: Wm. Jas. Hammersley. Hardcover. Poor. xxvi, 509, [1] pp. Early printing. With appendices and index. "Best account of this tribe" Howes D216. Sold "as is". Blind stamped brown cloth. Lacks spine cloth, front board loose and back board detached. Missing ffep, title page, folding map and 4 plates. … Read more
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Liberty and Hulls Cove, Maine: Davistown Museum. Pennywheel Press, 2008. Second Edition . Soft cover. New. [iv], 350 pp. . With a guest essay by Kerry Hardy: The Search for the Wawenocks: Four Guides to the Past.; With illustrations, maps and annotated bibliography. This edition includes new citations, essays and maps.
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A Sketch of the Social Organization of the Nass River Indians

by Sapir, Edward

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Published
1915
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Good
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Ottawa: Government Printing Bureau, 1915. Paper Wrappers. Good. 8vo. Canada Department of Mines Geological Survey. Museum Bulletin No. 19. Anthropological Series, No. 7. October 15, 1915. [ii], 30 pp. With phonetic key. Covers lightly soiled, chip from bottom edge of front. Ex-library with small stamp and call numbers on front cover.… Read more
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Cautantowwit's House; An Indian Burial Ground on the Island of Conanicut in Narragansett Bay

by Simmons, William Scranton

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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9780870571220
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Providence: Brown University Press, 1970. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. xix, 178 pp. With index, bibliography. Blue cloth, silver crow on cover, silver title on spine. Richly illustrated with photographs, drawings, maps, tables.
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David Cusick's Sketches of Ancient History of the Six Nations

by Cusick, David

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Facsimile
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N.p. N.d.. Facsimile . Stiff Paper Wrappers. Fine. Mottled tan paper wrappers. Facsimile of the 1848 edition published by Turner & McCollum, Lockport, N. Y. with a new half-title and new pagination. Facsimilies of the woodcut illustrations precede the text. Cusick was a member of New York's Tuscarora Tribe, one of the… Read more
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The Archaic of the Far Northeast

by Sanger, David & Renouf, A. P. (Editors)

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Lippincott Books
Published
2006
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VG-Fine
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First Edition
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9780891011132
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Orono, Maine: University of Maine Press, 2006. First Edition . Hardcover. VG-Fine/Near Fine. xiv, 472, [2] pp. An integrated view of Native American and Canadian First Nations cultures from 6,000 B.C. to 1,000 B.C. Contributions by 14 leading archaeologists on Native American cultures from Maine to Newfoundland-Labrador and Quebec. With numerous illustrations, maps and… Read more
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Life and Traditions of the Red Man

by Nicolar, Joseph

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Published
2002
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Fine
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Reprint
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Old Town, Maine: Penobscot Nation Museum, 2002. Reprint . Spiral Bound Paper Wrappers. Fine. iii, 7-147 pp. Reprint of the original 1893 edition, now scarce, as many copies were burned in a warehouse fire. In his preface, Nicolar states that he used no material from the white man for his sources. One of the… Read more
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Council Fire and Cannon

by Vrooman, John J

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Published
1962
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Very Good+
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Chicago: Follett Publishing, 1962. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Reg Massie. 186 pp. Orange cloth, front board and spine title stamped in black; lovely wood engraved illustrations spread across two pages at beginning of each chapter. Inscribed by John Wrooman, and Louise H. Vrooman". "From the days when the Great Council Fire of the League… Read more
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Penobscot Man. The Life History of a Forest Tribe in Maine.

by Speck, Frank G.

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Published
1997
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Fine
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9780891010951
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Orono, Maine: University of Maine Press, 1997. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. xx, 325, [3] pp. Speck's classic account of the traditional practices and culture of the Penobscot Indians of Maine. With a new preface by David Sanger and 30 additional photographs. Fine in Fine dust jacket.
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