Camping With the Sioux: Fieldwork Diary of Alice Cunningham Fletcher


Subject:
Native Americans , Nonfiction by Genre , Diaries , Oral History , Tribes

Description:
Text of fieldwork journals "kept by Alice Fletcher during a six-week venture into Plains Indian territory in 1881." Fletcher's trip "was unprecedented. ... no one but Frank Hamilton Cushing had lived with Native Americans for a scientific purpose." Features illustrated diary entries, a photo gallery, Sioux folk tales recorded by Fletcher, and related readings and links. From the National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Publisher:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nmnh.si.edu/naa/fletcher/


PID= res:lii-25617