Native American Authors


Arthur Parker (Gawaso Wanneh) , 1881-1955

Seneca

Anthropologist Arthur Caswell Parker grew up on the Cattarougus Indian Reservation. His father was Seneca Iroquois and his mother was Scottish-English. Parker was a folklorist, archaeologist, museologist, historian and worked hard to defend the rights of American Indian people. He was an influential member of the Society of American Indians, along with Gertrude Bonnin (Zitkala Sa).

 

Online resources by or about Arthur Parker:

Parker, Arthur Caswell - Published Writings
Author: University of Rochester Libraries
Type: etext
Description: "List of books, articles and addresses written by Arthur Caswell Parker and published between the years 1900 and 1959. Writings marked with an asterisk were not available for checking purposes. The list is arranged by the year of publication." - University of Rochester Libraries
URL: http://www.library.rochester.edu/index.cfm?PAGE=1757

Books by Arthur Parker:

Parker, Arthur . The archaeological history of New York
Albany : The University of the state of New York.
Genre: Nonfiction

Parker, Arthur . Centennial Almanac: Commemorating the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Charter of Rochester, New York 1834-1934
Rochester, NY : Municipal Museum Commission, 1934.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . Charles Williamson: Builder of the Genesee Country
Rochester, NY : Rochester Municipal Museum, 1927.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . The Code of Handsome Lake, the Seneca Prophet
Albany, NY : University of the State of New York, 1912.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 978-1605068749

Parker, Arthur . The Constitution of the Five Nations or The Iroquois Book of the Great Law
Reprint Services Corp., 1916.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 978-0919645004

Parker, Arthur . Excavations in an Erie Indian village and burial site at Ripley, Chautauqua Co.
Albany : New York State Education Dept, 1907.
Genre: Nonfiction

Parker, Arthur . Gustango Gold
Garden City, NY : Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1930.

Parker, Arthur . The history of the Seneca Indians
Port Washington : I. J. Friedman, 1967.
Genre: Nonfiction
Audience: Adult

Parker, Arthur . Indian Episodes of New York: A Drama-Story of the Empire State
Rochester, NY : Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences, 1935.
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . The Indian How Book
Garden City, NY : Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1927.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: Youth
ISBN: 978-0486217673

Parker, Arthur . Iroquois uses of maize and other food plants
Albany : University of the state of New York,, 1910.
Genre: Nonfiction
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . Life of General Ely S. Parker : last Grand Sachem of the Iroquois and General Grant's military secretary
Buffalo, N. Y : Buffalo Historical Society, 1919.
Genre: Biography

Parker, Arthur . A Manual for History Museums
New York, NY : Columbia University Press, 1935.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: Adult

Parker, Arthur . Myths and Legends of the New York State Iroquois
Albany, NY : New York State Department of Education, 1908.
Genre: Folklore
Language: English
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 978-0548137710

Parker, Arthur . Notes on the Banner Stone, With Some Inquiries as to Its Purpose
New York : University of the State of New York, 1918.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . Parker On the Iroquois
1968.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 978-0815601159

Parker, Arthur . Red Jacket: Last of the Seneca
New York : McGraw Hill, 1952.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . Red Jacket: Seneca Chief
Bison Books, 1998.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 978-0803287556

Parker, Arthur . Red Streak of the Iroquois
Chicago, IL : Chicago Childrens Press, 1950.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: Youth

Parker, Arthur . Rumbling Wings and Other Indian Tales
Garden City, NY : Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1928.
Genre: Folklore
Language: English
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . Seneca Myths and Folk Tales
Bison Books.
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . Skunny Wundy: Seneca Indian Tales
New York : Syracuse University Press.
Audience: All Ages

Parker, Arthur . The Status of the New York Indians
Albany, NY : University of the State of New York, 1924.
Genre: Nonfiction
Language: English
Audience: All Ages


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