Catlin's North American Indian portfolio : hunting scenes and amusements of the Rocky Mountains and prairies of America : from drawings and notes of the author, made during eight years' travel amongst forty-eight of the wildest and most remote tribes of savages in North America.

Author
Catlin, George, 1796-1872 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Geo. Catlin, 1844.
Description
1 online resource (20 pages, 25 unnumbered leaves of plates) : color illustrations.

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Subject(s)
Series
Indigenous Peoples: North America. [More in this series]
Notes
Reproduction of the original from the Bruce Peel Special Collections Library, University of Alberta.
Contents
  • The plates are: North American Indians
  • Buffalo bull grazing
  • Wild horses, at play
  • Catching the wild horses
  • Buffalo hunt, chase
  • Buffalo dance
  • Buffalo hunt, surround
  • Buffalo hunt, white wolves attacking a buffalo bull
  • Buffalo hunt, approaching a ravine
  • Buffalo hunt, chasing back
  • Buffalo hunt, under the white wolf skin
  • Snow shoe dance
  • Buffalo hunt, on snow shoes
  • Wounded buffalo bull
  • Dying buffalo bull, in snow drift
  • The bear dance
  • Attacking the grizzly bear
  • Antelope shooting
  • Ball players
  • Ball-play dance
  • Ball play
  • Archery of the Mandans
  • Wi-Jun-Jon an Assiniboine chief.
OCLC
899258622
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