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Omaha and Ponka letters

Author: James Owen Dorsey; Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology.
Publisher: Washington : G.P.O., 1891.
Series: Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology), no. 11.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originals and English translations of 77 letters in Dhegiha language, written by Omaha and Ponca Indians and translated by James Owen Dorsey.
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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
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Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895.
Omaha and Ponka letters.
Washington : G.P.O., 1891
(OCoLC)551457786
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Owen Dorsey; Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology.
OCLC Number: 1192201
Notes: Contains the text and translations of letters (epistles) in the Dheghia language. The texts were selected "not only because of their linguistic value, but also on account of their sociologic references." Other letters, along with myths, legends, and historical papers, appear in Contributions of North American Ethnology, vol. VI. -- p. 5.
Description: 127 pages ; 25 cm
Series Title: Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology), no. 11.
Other Titles: Omaha and Ponca letters
Responsibility: by James Owen Dorsey.

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Originals and English translations of 77 letters in Dhegiha language, written by Omaha and Ponca Indians and translated by James Owen Dorsey.

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