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Ewers, John C. (John Canfield) 1909-1997

Overview
Works: 192 works in 615 publications in 2 languages and 21,245 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Art  Exhibition catalogs  History  Juvenile works  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: E99.S54, 970.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John C Ewers
Artists of the Old West by John C Ewers( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of the top-ranking artists, American and European, who captured on canvas the authentic sights and scenes, and the true spirit of the American West
The Blackfeet; raiders on the Northwestern Plains by John C Ewers( Book )

40 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documented history of the Blackfoot tribes covers two centuries and brings into view the Indians' struggle to preserve their cultural heritage
The horse in Blackfoot Indian culture : with comparative material from other western tribes by John C Ewers( Book )

52 editions published between 1954 and 2001 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Indian tribes of the upper Missouri : Sioux, Arickaras, Assiniboines, Crees, Crows by Edwin Thompson Denig( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the customs and manners of five Missouri Indian tribes by the author who was a fur trader in Missouri for more than twenty years
Indian life on the Upper Missouri by John C Ewers( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1988 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O-kee-pa, a religious ceremony, and other customs of the Mandans by George Catlin( Book )

21 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In words and pictures, George Catlin recorded the secret ceremony, a blend of mysticism and horrific cruelty, by which the Mandans initiated their braves and conjured the life-sustaining buffalo
Plains Indian sculpture : a traditional art from America's heartland by John C Ewers( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indians of Texas in 1830 by Jean Louis Berlandier( Book )

9 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lino Sǹchez y Tapia's watercolors of Texas Indians (p. [153]-166--Artifacts collected by Jean Louis Berlandier among the Indian tribes of Texas (p. 167-189)--Editor's bibliography (p. 190-200)
Plains Indian studies : a collection of essays in honor of John C. Ewers and Waldo R. Wedel by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

10 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plains Indian history and culture : essays on continuity and change by John C Ewers( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by the dean of American ethno-history for a new generation of scholars and for general readers with an interest in Indian history, Plains Indian History and Culture reveals Indian attitudes toward other Indians and toward whites during the nineteenth century - when Plains Indian life was to change forever
Views of a vanishing frontier( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of Zenas Leonard, fur trader by Zenas Leonard( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the spring of 1830, Leonard, a native of Clearfield, Pennsylvania, ventured across the Rocky Mountains, in the capacity of clerk to the company. After an absence of 5 years and 6 months, Leonard published his account of these years, based in large part on "a minute journal of every incident that occurred." This book is now is recognized as one of the fundamental sources on the exploration of the American West
Crow Indian beadwork; a descriptive and historical study by William Wildschut( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howling Wolf; a Cheyenne warrior's graphic interpretation of his people by Karen Daniels Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackfeet crafts by John C Ewers( Book )

18 editions published between 1945 and 1986 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plains Indian painting; a description of an aboriginal American art by John C Ewers( Book )

15 editions published between 1938 and 1979 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian art in pipestone : George Catlin's portfolio in the British Museum by George Catlin( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the buffalo were gone : the Louis Warren Hill, Sr., Collection of Indian Art by Ann Thorson Walton( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Blackfeet by John C Ewers( Book )

19 editions published between 1944 and 1979 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Blackfeet; raiders on the Northwestern Plains
Alternative Names
Canfield Ewers, John 1909-1997

Ewers, J. C. 1909-1997

Ewers, J. C. (John Canfield), 1909-1997

Ewers, Jack.

Ewers, Jack 1909-1997

Ewers, John 1909-1997

Ewers, John C.

Ewers, John C. (John Canfield)

Ewers, John C. (John Canfield), 1909-

Ewers, John Canfield

Ewers, John Canfield 1909-

Ewers, John Canfield 1909-1997

Ewers, John Caufield 1909-1997

Ewers, John Caulfield 1909-1997

Ewers, Johon C. 1909-1997

John C. Ewers American ethnologist

Languages
English (295)

Italian (2)

Covers
The horse in Blackfoot Indian culture : with comparative material from other western tribesFive Indian tribes of the upper Missouri : Sioux, Arickaras, Assiniboines, Crees, CrowsIndian life on the Upper MissouriPlains Indian history and culture : essays on continuity and changeCrow Indian beadwork; a descriptive and historical studyBlackfeet crafts