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The Indians of To-Day by George Bird Grinnell, Duffield & Company, New York NY, 1911, 426 p.
19th Century Collection of Native People and Their Culture. Important information on Indian character, beliefs and stories, dances, myth, distribution of the Indians, the reservation, the agent’s rule, education, difficulties and coexistence. Complete with 55 black and white portrait members by F. A. Rinehart. Frontispiece portrait of Chief American Horse, images of members of the Arapahoe, Black Feet, Cheyenne, Pottawatomi, Sac and Fox, Kiowa, Pueblo and other tribes. George Bird Grinnell was an American anthropologist, historian, naturalist and writer. Grinnell was born in Brooklyn, New York and graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in 1870 and doctorate in 1880. Originally specializing in zoology Grinnell became a prominent early conservationist and student of Native American life.