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Adventures of the Ojibbeway and Ioway Indians in England, France, and Belgium : Volume II (Illustrated) By George Catlin Catlin
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“The reader of this book, being supposed to have read my former work, in two volumes, and to have got some account from them, of the eight years of my life spent amongst the wild Indians of the... More > “Far West,” in the forests of America, knows enough of me by this time to begin familiarly upon the subject before us, and to accompany me through a brief summary of the scenes of eight years spent amidst the civilization and refinements of the “Far East.” After having made an exhibition of my Indian Collection for a short time, in the cities of New York, Boston, and Philadelphia, in the United States, I crossed the Atlantic with it—not with the fear of losing my scalp, which I sometimes entertained when entering the Indian wilderness—and entirely without the expectation of meeting with excitements or novelties enough to induce me to commit the sin of writing another book;"< Less
My Life Among the Indians By George Catlin
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George Catlin was a fascinating figure of the nineteenth century, an artist-explorer who ventured deep into the wilds of the newly discovered Americas to paint the rapidly vanishing indigenous... More > populations, their leaders, warriors, medicine men and scenes from their modes of life. Many of the unique gifts Catlin received over the years from these remote peoples formed the basis for a vast, important collection which Catlin loaned to the world’s biggest museums, together with his portraits. This new edition of My Life Among the Indians includes many examples of Catlin's artwork from this period.< Less
Adventures of the Ojibbeway and Ioway Indians in England, France, and Belgium : Volume I (Illustrated) By George Catlin
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“The reader of this book, being supposed to have read my former work, in two volumes, and to have got some account from them, of the eight years of my life spent amongst the wild Indians of the... More > “Far West,” in the forests of America, knows enough of me by this time to begin familiarly upon the subject before us, and to accompany me through a brief summary of the scenes of eight years spent amidst the civilization and refinements of the “Far East.” After having made an exhibition of my Indian Collection for a short time, in the cities of New York, Boston, and Philadelphia, in the United States, I crossed the Atlantic with it—not with the fear of losing my scalp, which I sometimes entertained when entering the Indian wilderness—and entirely without the expectation of meeting with excitements or novelties enough to induce me to commit the sin of writing another book;"< Less
My Life Among the Indians By George Catlin
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George Catlin was a fascinating figure of the nineteenth century, an artist-explorer who ventured deep into the wilds of the newly discovered Americas to paint the rapidly vanishing indigenous... More > populations, their leaders, warriors, medicine men and scenes from their modes of life. The gifts Catlin received over the years from these remote peoples formed the basis for a vast, important collection which Catlin loaned to the world’s biggest museums, together with his portraits. This new hardcover edition of My Life Among the Indians is illustrated with examples of Catlin's art from this period.< Less
Adventures of the Ojibbeway and Ioway Indians in England, France, and Belgium; Vol. II (of 2) being Notes of Eight Years' Travels and Residence in Europe with his North American Indian Collection By George Catlin
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My Life Among the Indians By George Catlin
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George Catlin was a fascinating figure of the nineteenth century, an artist-explorer who ventured deep into the wilds of the newly discovered Americas to paint the rapidly vanishing indigenous... More > populations, their leaders, warriors, medicine men and scenes from their modes of life. Many of the unique gifts Catlin received over the years from these remote peoples formed the basis for a vast, important collection which Catlin loaned to the world’s biggest museums, together with his portraits. My Life Among the Indians is an eye-opening account of the adventurer’s fearless travels into what is now a lost world, at a time when there were no cameras to record history, just a pencil and paintbrush. Because of the stunning, life-like likenesses Catlin created, the awed tribes dubbed him ‘Te-hee-pe-nee Washed’ which means ‘The Great White Medicine.’ This new 2017 digital edition of My Life Among the Indians includes many examples of Catlin’s artwork.< Less
ADVENTURES OF THE OJIBBEWAY AND IOWAY INDIANS IN ENGLAND, FRANCE, AND BELGIUM Volume I By GEO. CATLIN.
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Over 175 years ago George Catlin, American painter, writer and explorer, realized that the white settlers would eventually destroy the native cultures of North America. Devoting his life to... More > preserving the Indian heritage, he traveled throughout the West sketching and painting hundreds of Indian portraits, village scenes, religious rituals and games. Eager to preserve the vanishing tribes and customs of the Native Americans through his art, his encounters with these fascinating people resulted in the book, The North American Indians, a collection of his letters with over 400 illustrations. Catlin toured Europe for eight years presenting his famous collection of portraits and sketches. As a result of this tour, Catlin published ADVENTURES OF THE OJIBBEWAY AND IOWAY INDIANS concentrating on these two intriguing tribes in this two-volume set.< Less
From Among the Dead By Adam Catlin
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From Among the Dead begins in the summer of 1993, when Winfield native Derek Roberts and his long-time girlfriend, Emily Shepherd, get together with their best friends Henry Gordon and his girlfriend... More > Katie Kline, and assemble a paranormal investigative group to scope out haunted locations in the Winfield and Cowley County area. After their first investigation in Union/Graham Cemetery is a rousing success, they go onto investigate other locations in Winfield, including the movie theater and the site of an old observatory that had been torn down in the 1920s. Despite only being in high school, they manage to garner media coverage in the local newspapers with their exploits. But, after an unauthorized investigation in Baden Square goes wrong just before high school graduation in 1994, the group is disbanded, and the two couples go their separate ways.< Less
From Among the Dead By Adam Catlin
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From Among the Dead begins in the summer of 1993, when Winfield native Derek Roberts and his long-time girlfriend, Emily Shepherd, get together with their best friends Henry Gordon and his girlfriend... More > Katie Kline, and assemble a paranormal investigative group to scope out haunted locations in the Winfield and Cowley County area. After their first investigation in Union/Graham Cemetery is a rousing success, they go onto investigate other locations in Winfield, including the movie theater and the site of an old observatory that had been torn down in the 1920s. Despite only being in high school, they manage to garner media coverage in the local newspapers with their exploits. But, after an unauthorized investigation in Baden Square goes wrong just before high school graduation in 1994, the group is disbanded, and the two couples go their separate ways.< Less
O-Kee-Pa By George Catlin
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