Indian Costumes in the United States: A Guide to the Study of the Collections in the Museum.

By: Wissler, Clark.

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8vo - 24.5 x 17 cm.; 32 pp. Saddle staple bound in a light tan wraps. The museum in question is the American Museum of Natural History and this is guide leaflet number 63. Printed on a coated paper with many b/w reproductions and line drawings. A one page "Sources of Information" is on the last page. Contents: Costume Materials, The Forests and the Plains (headgear, under garments, upper garments, wallets, footgear, early accounts), California, Washington and Oregon, The Southwest, and The Use of Cloth. Previous owner's name stamped on the front cover, title page and the last page. The covers show minor soiling and wear.

Title: Indian Costumes in the United States: A Guide to the Study of the Collections in the Museum.

Author Name: Wissler, Clark.

Categories: Native Peoples,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: New York, New York, American Museum Of Natural History: 1931

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 11887

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