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    • Letter, circa 1839, to C.

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    • Handwritten letter (copy?) From: [George Winter?] [n.d.; early 1839?] [Logansport?] To: C. [Sands?] AL (unsigned), 2 p. (one sheet) Stained and torn Thanking (Sands) for his attempts to influence the Indian...
    • Tippecanoe Battle Ground

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    • "Tippecanoe Battle Ground Octbr 6th 1840." AMs, 16p. (4 sheets, folded; with two photocopies) George Winter visited the battleground the afternoon of the 6th; description of the lovely trees, mainly oaks, widely spaced with a park-like...
    • Prophet's Town and Tippecanoe B.G., 1840

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    • "Prophet's Town and Tippecanoe B.G. 1840." (title from verso of last page; this copy obviously written later than that date, in 1860's or early 1870's.) AMs, 8p. (written on back of preprinted insurance forms) Standing upon the site of Tecumseh's...
    • On the Tippecanoe Battleground

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    • "On the Tippecanoe Battleground. Nov. 7th 1873" AMs, 2p. (written in pencil) Sixty-two years ago, the battle was fought; today's scene, with cultivated fields, enclosed battle site, and many of the old oaks gone, only vaguely recalls the events of...
    • Heroes of Tippecanoe

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    • "The Heroes of Tippecanoe" [by George Winter]; on reverse: "The Graves of the Soldiers of Tippecanoe B.G." AMs, 2 p. (handwritten on back of pre-printed will forms) Describing the post-battle history of the Tippecanoe Battlefield: the...
    • Sun-go-waw

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    • "Sun-go-waw." AMs, handwritten, 4 p. Sun-go-waw, although not mentioned in the treaties made between Pepper and the Potawatamis, was nonetheless an important man, and was one of the leaders made prisoner at the Catholic Mission at Twin Lakes...
    • Indian memorandum

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    • Notebook On cover: "Indian memorandum, Geo. Winter, Lafayette, 1861" AMs, 30 p. (with leather cover; written in ink and pencil; 8 pp. blank. Newsclippings and additional papers inserted at front and back.)
    • Me-Shine-go-me-she-a, last chief of the Miamis

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    • Tintype in paper frame, titled "La Fontain Last Chief of the Miamis Me-shine-go-me-she-a" (written in pencil, probably in C.G. Ball's handwriting); 1 item; Additional notes give death date and indicate that picture was "found in Mr. Winters...
    • Indian burial, Kee-waw-nay Village 1837

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Indian burial Kee-waw-nay Village 1837 (written in blue watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 3.9 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower center: "No 20" (in pencil); upper right: "#8"...
    • Osage Village 1839

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Osage Village 1839 (written in ink, block capitals, lower center; lower edge located 3.7 cm. from lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#67" (in red ink); lower center: "No 14" (in pencil). Circa...
    • Nan-matches-sin-a-wa 1839, Chief Godfroy's home

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Nan-matches-sin-a-wa. 1839. Chief Godfroy's Home (written in blue and grey watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge located 5.7 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 15 George...
    • Mendicant Indians

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Mendicant Indians (written in black watercolor, solid capitals, lower center; lower edge is 4.4 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower left: "No 40 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#34" (in red ink). Circa...
    • Indian camp

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Indian Camp (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 25. George Winter."; upper right: "#24" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Indian burial

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Indian Burial (written in pencil, lower right). Inscribed, lower center: " No 3" (in pencil); verso, lower center: "Indian Burial Scene No 3" (in pencil); upper left: calculations, "6 feet 5 inches" (in pencil). Group...
    • Bishop Brute preaching

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    • Art work by George Winter. Bishop Brute preaching to a concourse of connected Pottawattamie Indians near Logansport Indiana Augst. 16th. 1838 (written in ink, lower right). Inscribed, lower right: "G. Winter" (in ink); upper right: "#65" (in red...
    • Untitled (Line of mounted figures)

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    • Art work by George Winter. Line of mounted figures. Inscribed, upper right: "#79" (in red ink); verso, left margin: "Mr. [?] [?] 2nd [?] to [Th---] [?] (Friday) 4th" (in pencil); verso: list of names, aligned with list of numbers (dollar amounts?)...
    • Jim - God[f]roy

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Jim-God[f]roy (written in pencil, lower left). Inscribed, lower center: "Son of [?] Francis Godfroy [Miami?]" (in pencil, smudged); upper right: "#6a" (in red ink). Circa 1837?
    • Pottawattamie Indians

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Pottawattamie Indians (written in pencil, lower left). Inscribed, lower center: "Logansport, Aug [?] 1837" (written in pencil over earlier pencil inscription); upper right: "#80" (in red ink).
    • Indians resting Augt 10, 1837, near Logansport

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Indians resting Augt 10 1837 near Logansport (written in pencil, lower right, over previous faint pencil title). Inscribed, upper right: "#73" (in red ink); lower left: "A Miami Indian spancelling his horse" (in pencil).
    • Old Aub-bee-new bee's-son

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Old Aub-bee-new bee's-son (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower center: "Logansport-1838." (in pencil); upper right: "#51" (in red ink); verso: rough pencil sketch, possibly of torso.
    • Kaw-Kawk-Kay

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Kaw-Kawk-Kay (written in ink, lower right). Inscribed, lower right: "Known in Treaty of Augst. 5 1836"; upper right: "#50" (in red ink). See G-357 for sketch. Circa 1837.
    • Aboriginal equestrians

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Aboriginal equestrians (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "Logansport Ina June 1837 Pottawatamies-" (in pencil); upper right: "#71" (in red ink).
    • Logansport, June, 1837

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Logansport June 1837 (written in ink, lower left). Indian man leaning against horse. Inscribed, lower left: "GW."; lower right: "No 29 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#74" (in red ink); lower center: "Pottawattamie Indian"...
    • Sin-is-quaw, pebble, wife of Tom Robb

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Sin-is-quaw. /pebble/wife of Tom Robb (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower center: "Kee-waw-nay Village - Indiana July20th 1837."; upper right: "#49" (in red ink); lower left: "Sin-is-quaw - [Pebble?]" (in...
    • No-taw-kah

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. No-taw-kah (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower center: "In the Treaty of /36 our guide to Lake Kee-waw-nay Village of Kee-waw-nay July 27th 1837" (in pencil); upper right: "#55" (in red ink"; verso, upper...
    • Queh-mee

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Queh-mee (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower right: "Sketched at Kee-waw-nay Village 1837" (in pencil); upper right: "#52" (in red ink).
    • Nancy Elizabeth Robb, daughter of Sin is quaw

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Nancy.Elizabeth.Robb. daughter of Sin is quaw (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "April 1850 Dauter of Sin-is-squaw" (in pencil); "Nancy. Elizabeth. Robb." (in pencil); "185[?]" (in pencil); upper...
    • Miami Indian, called Ken-tuck

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. A Miami Indian. Called Ken-tuck (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower center: "Said to be a white man by birth, and taken Captive when a child"; lower left: "No. 43 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#47" (in red...
    • Ben-Ache

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Ben-Ache (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "No 33 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#26" (in red ink). Rectangular pencil outline for potential composition area. Circa 1860s.
    • Miss en nah go gwah

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Miss en nah go gwah (written in pencil, block capitals, lower center). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 22. George W" (part of inscription cut off); upper right: "#37" (in red ink); lower center: "Miss En-Nah-go-gwah" (in...
    • Mother of We-wis-sa

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. The mother of We-wis-sa (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "No 39 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#42" (in red ink). Ruled rectangular box (in pencil) around composition. Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Jim Godfroy

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Jim Godfroy (written in blue watercolor, block capitals, lower center; upper edge is 4 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower center: "Son of Francis Godfroy" (in pencil); "No 34" (in pencil); upper...
    • Pot-ta-wat ta-mie chief

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Pot-ta-wat ta-mie Chief (written in faded reddish-purple watercolor, block capitals, upper center; upper edge is 3.0 cm. above upper edge of composition). I-o-wah (written in red watercolor, block capitals, lower...
    • Saw-Waw-Gut

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Saw-Waw-Gut (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#33" (in red ink); lower center: "No 32" (in pencil). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Sin-is-qua

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Sin-is-qua. (written in ink and light blue watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 3.9 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#38" (in red ink); lower center: "No 17" (in pencil)....
    • No-wash-moan

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. No-wash-moan (written in pencil, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 6.9 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#43" (in red ink); lower center: "(Rest) No 19" (in pencil). Circa...
    • Yo-ca-top-kone

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Yo-ca-top-kone (written in grey-green watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 2.6 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 7. George Winter"; lower center: "Married Maurie" (in...
    • No-taw-kah

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. No-taw-kah (written in pencil, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 2.4 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower center: "In the treaty of 1836 Geo Winters Guide to Lake Kee-wau-nay" (in pencil);...
    • Francis Godfroy, war-chief

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Francis Godfroy War-chief (written in diluted ink, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 6.0 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 4. George Winter"; upper right: "#30c" (in red ink);...
    • Francis Godfroy, war-chief

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Francis Godfroy. War-chief (written in diluted ink, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 8.6 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 3. George Winter"; upper right: "#28b" (in red ink)....
    • Notebook

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    • Notebook; inscribed on flyleaf "Geo Winter, Lafayette, Inda., May 14, 1864" Notes and comments regarding Indian and early Indiana history AMs, 100 p. (written in ink and pencil. Notebook bound in dark blue leather.)
    • Journal

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    • George Winter's experiences in 1837 [probably written much later], AMs, 26 p. (in hard-covered book of lined paper; remaining pages blank; numbered by G.W., in pencil, p. 1-26)
    • Journal

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    • Journal Entried; dated Dec. 8, 1840-Jan. 22, 1841; also quotations, account records, one pencil sketch, misc. other material AMs, 75 p. (additional pages blank; some notations in pencil)

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