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Native American history and society

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Native American Stereoview Collection

Identifier: MS 00130
Scope and Contents The stereograms in this collection represent racist attitudes of the time period and also the struggles of a minority population. Stereograms are an early form of photography which was often used for educational purposes. When a view finder is used to look at the stereograms, the images appear to be three dimensional.

William Boardman Reed Vocabulary of Dakota Phrases

Identifier: SC 01595
Scope and Contents Three sheets of written vocabulary and phrases of the Dakota Native American language. These were notes taken by Reed while stationed with the Army at Fort Rice in the Dakota Territory. Phrases include "I am sick", "something to eat", and "I love you". There are many phrases which are left blank which may indicate that all of the phrases compiled by Reed were ones in which he desired to learn from the Native American tribes with which he interacted and communicated. There are also sections...