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    • 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.)
    • Letter, 1837 Aug. 9, Logansport, to H.

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    • Handwritten letter (copy) From: G.W., Logansport, August 9, 1837 To: H. (for publication in the Logansport Telegraph, November 25, 1837) ALS, 5 p. Description of an Indian dance following the council concerning emigration; preparation of...
    • Landscape paintings

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    • Typed transcript of newspaper article "Landscape Paintings," Logansport Democratic Pharos, June 26, 1850, originally from the Lafayette Journal TMs, 2 p. (photocopy)
    • 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...
    • 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)....
    • 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)
    • Reflection upon an old tree

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    • "Reflection upon an old tree" (title from verso of last page), dated Logansport, July 26, 1838, initialled "G.W." AMs, 2p. (1 sheet, folded) Panegyric upon the nobility, strength, and symbolism of an old oak tree trunk. The tree witnessed the...
    • Lake Man-i-tou : Indian tradition part missing

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    • "Lake Man-i-tou Indian Tradition part missing" (title from verso of last page, handwritten in pencil) AMs, 2p. The legend of the Lake Manitou monster excited much attention in the press in 1838. When George Winter was travelling to an Indian...
    • Tomb of an Indian chief

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    • "The tomb of an Indian chief unrevised" [title from verso of last page] AMs, 3 p. (2 sheets) The decaying tomb of the chief evokes grave thoughts of mortality. The location in the forest, with a white flag overhead, is serene and peaceful. ...
    • 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...
    • Lake Kee-waw-nay, revisited in 1844

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    • "Lake Kee-waw-nay, Revisited in 1844" [title from verso of last page] AMs, 2 p. (2 sheets; written on back of preprinted insurance forms) In 1844, Mas-sa's double log cabin was still standing, occupied by the Bruce family. The lake was now only...
    • 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 medicine man

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    • "Indian medicine man" (title from verso of first page) AMs, 4 p. (handwritten; on paper with embossed seal reading "L.L.B. & Co.")
    • 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.)
    • Miami Indian girl no 26

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Miami Indian Girl No 26 (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#63" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • 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"...
    • Deaf Man's Village

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. The Deaf Man's Village (written in watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 5.1 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#4" (in red ink). Circa 1860-1870s.
    • 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.
    • Pottawattamie Indians

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    • Art work by George Winter. Pottawattamie Indians (written in blue watercolor and blue ink, block capitals, lower center; 2.2 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#64" (in red ink).Six men (one astride horse) and three...
    • 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?)...
    • Miami woman

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    • Art work by George Winter. A miami woman (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#56" (in red ink). Circa 1837-1844.
    • 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.
    • Wewissa

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Wewissa (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#48" (in red ink). Pencil lines on front and verso indicate outlines for compositional areas and match up with similar outlines on K-15, which is...
    • 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...
    • Miami Indian no 21

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Miami Indian No 21 (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#39" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • 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...
    • Capt Flowers grave no. 12

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Capt Flowers Grave No 12 (written in pencil, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 5.2 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#9" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • 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...
    • D-mouche-kee-kee-awh

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. D-mouche-kee-kee-awh (written in light blue-green watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 2.9 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#36b" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • 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);...

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