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Source:   Souvenir of the N. American Indians, as they were in the nineteenth century. ... / Geo. Catlin.


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Bear Dance. Knis-te--neux. 248. This picturesque dance is given by the Knis-te--neux and other tribes, before pursuing the Grizzly Bear, to conciliate the good will and protection of the 'Bear Spirit', and the song is addressed to that Deity. ...

Image ID: 466123

Bear Dance. Knis-te--neux. 248. This picturesque dance is given by the Knis-te--neux and other tribes, before pursuing t... (1850)


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:  Bear Dance. Knis-te--neux. 248. This picturesque dance is given by the Knis-te--neux and other tribes, before pursuing the Grizzly Bear, to conciliate the good will and protection of the 'Bear Spirit', and the song is addressed to that Deity. ...

Creator

: Catlin, George, 1796-1872 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1850

Medium

: Pencil works

Specific Material Type

: Drawings

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. 85

Source

: Souvenir of the N. American Indians, as they were in the nineteenth century. ... / Geo. Catlin.

Source Description

: 3 v. fol.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KW+++ (Catlin, G. Souvenir of the N. American Indians)

Digital ID

: 466123

Record ID

: 243800

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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