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The Resource Wah'kon-tah : the Osage and the white man's road, John Joseph Mathews ; illustrated by May Todd Aaron

Wah'kon-tah : the Osage and the white man's road, John Joseph Mathews ; illustrated by May Todd Aaron

Label
Wah'kon-tah : the Osage and the white man's road
Title
Wah'kon-tah
Title remainder
the Osage and the white man's road
Statement of responsibility
John Joseph Mathews ; illustrated by May Todd Aaron
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author's first book. The author is a member of the Osage Indian tribe, and was born in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, in the Mathews home adjoining the Osage Agency. Wah'Kon-Tah is the history of a proud, noble people who lived together in a heroic culture, spiritually at peace with God until they were driven onto a restricted reservation and came into contact with the machine dominated culture of the white man. Much on Major Laban J. Miles, uncle of President Hoover, who worked to preerve the culture of the Osages
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1895-1979
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Mathews, John Joseph
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1879-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aaron, May Todd
Series statement
The Civilization of the American Indian series
Series volume
[3]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Miles, Laban J
  • Osage Indians
  • Miles, Laban J
  • États-Unis
  • Osage (Indiens)
  • Miles, Laban J
  • Osage Indians
  • United States
  • Miles, Laban J
  • Osage Indians
Label
Wah'kon-tah : the Osage and the white man's road, John Joseph Mathews ; illustrated by May Todd Aaron
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The trail to the agency -- The agency of the Osages -- The Major and his diary -- "We are fed like dogs" -- A visit to Che-Sah-Hunka -- Mystery among the big hills -- The Major visits Washington -- The ceremony of the dove -- Birth of the Osage nation -- Lame Doctor's cross -- Game of horse taking -- "The hanging judge" -- Death of Che-Sah-Hunka -- Fireside "big talk" -- The white man's road -- The mourning dance -- "Civilization arrives" -- The great frenzy -- Eagle that dreams -- Notes on the Osages
Control code
327324
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
359 pages, 11 unnumbered leaves of plates (1 folded)
Lccn
32028153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)327324
Label
Wah'kon-tah : the Osage and the white man's road, John Joseph Mathews ; illustrated by May Todd Aaron
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The trail to the agency -- The agency of the Osages -- The Major and his diary -- "We are fed like dogs" -- A visit to Che-Sah-Hunka -- Mystery among the big hills -- The Major visits Washington -- The ceremony of the dove -- Birth of the Osage nation -- Lame Doctor's cross -- Game of horse taking -- "The hanging judge" -- Death of Che-Sah-Hunka -- Fireside "big talk" -- The white man's road -- The mourning dance -- "Civilization arrives" -- The great frenzy -- Eagle that dreams -- Notes on the Osages
Control code
327324
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
359 pages, 11 unnumbered leaves of plates (1 folded)
Lccn
32028153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)327324

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