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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Great Plains.


  • Crow Indians -- Material culture.,
  • Indians of North America -- Material culture -- Great Plains.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Robert H. Lowie.
SeriesAnthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History ;, v. 21, pt. 3.
LC ClassificationsE99.C92 L915 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 201-270 :
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5047391M
ISBN 100404118690
LC Control Number74007980

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  An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The material culture of the Crow Indians by Lowie, Robert Harry, Publication date Topics Crow Indians, Indians of North America Publisher New York, The. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lowie, Robert Harry, Material culture of the Crow Indians. New York: The Trustees, (OCoLC) Cite this Record. The Material Culture of the Crow Indians. Robert H. Lowie. Anthropological Papers, New York, NY: American Museum of Natural History. (tDAR id: ). The material culture of the Crow Indians. [Robert Harry Lowie] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book Microform: Microfiche: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Crow Indians.

The material culture of the Crow Indians. Anthropological papers of the AMNH ; v. 21, pt. 3. Download directly to your device’s book reader (e.g., iBooks) or drag into your e-books collection on your computer. This item appears in the following Collection(s). Book Description: First published in , The Crow Indians offers a concise and accessible introduction to the nineteenth-century world of the Crow Indians. Drawing on interviews with Crow elders in the early twentieth century, Robert H. Lowie showcases many facets of Crow life, including ceremonies, religious beliefs, a rich storytelling. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Crow Indians from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Sociology and Anthropology» Cultures and Ethnic Groups» Native American Culture and Society» Crow Indians. The culture of the Crow Indians The Crow culture revolved around two things; The Creator and nature. To them, everything that was living was taken great care of. Some of the things they viewed as sacred and important were the animals, people, plants, trees, and everything alive.

In , through , and again in , Robert H. Lowie left behind academic anthropology to live among the Crow Indians, listening to the old men and women tell of times gone forever. He learned much about what had been, and still was, a society remarkable for its variability and cohesion, and for its resistance to the encroachments of white civilization. This book contains the complete The Sun Dance of the Crow Indians () and The Religion of the Crow Indians (), two important primary sources on the Apsaalooke (Crow) people. As Paul Radin wrote in his obituary, "He was one of the best ethnographers of his day, and wherever time permitted, as in the case of the Crow, every aspect of. Crow Indians Learn about the Crow Indians and their tribal culture. Currently residing in Billings, Montana on a reservation, the Crow Indians at one time lived in the Yellowstone River Valley. They spoke a sublanguage of the Missouri River Siouan. Today, the Crow Indians mostly speak English and a few keep the Siouan language alive through. The Crow, whose autonym is Apsáalooke ([ə̀ˈpsáːɾòːɡè]), also spelled Absaroka, are Native Americans living primarily in southern Montana. Today, the Crow people have a federally recognized tribe, the Crow Tribe of Montana, with an Indian reservation located in the south-central part of the state.. Crow Indians are a Plains tribe, who speak the Crow language, part of the Missouri.