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1. Ac. of the proposed expedition to the Devil's Lake near Rochester Indiana Ac. of the proposed expedition to the Devil's Lake near Rochester Indiana Manitou, Lake (Ind.); Lakes & ponds; Legends "An ac. of the proposed expedition - to the Devil's lake near Rochester Indiana" (title from verso of last page) [written between 1838 and 1850?] AMs, 5 p.

2. Lake Man-i-tou : Indian tradition part missing Lake Man-i-tou : Indian tradition part missing Manitou, Lake (Ind.);Lakes & ponds;Legends "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...

3. Tomb of an Indian chief Tomb of an Indian chief Tribal chiefs; Tombs & sepulchral monuments; Death "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...

4. Letter, 1840 July 19, Logansport, to John Law, Vincennes Letter, 1840 July 19, Logansport, to John Law, Vincennes Winter, George, 1810-1876; Painting; Handwritten letter From: John B. Dillon, Logansport, July 19, 1840 To: John Law, Vincennes ALS, 1 p. (1 sheet, folded) Letter of introduction for George Winter, with reference to his Indian paintings.

5. Scrap relative to the ancient custom of eating after burial Scrap relative to the ancient custom of eating after burial Indians of North America--Social life; Manners & customs;Funeral rites & ceremonies;Food "a scrap relative to the ancient custom of eating after burial" [title from verso] AMs, 1p. (handwritten in pencil)

6. Mem. relative to the Indians Mem. relative to the Indians Indians of North America--Commerce;Saddles "Mem. relative to the Indians" AMs, 2 p. (1 small sheet; written on blue paper)

7. Dog feast : soup at Dutrois' wigwam at Crooked Creek Dog feast : soup at Dutrois' wigwam at Crooked Creek Indians of North America--Social life; Food; "Dog Feast, Soup at Dutrois' wigwam at Crooked Creek" (title from verso of first page) AMs, 2 p.

8. Today was presented with a likeness Today was presented with a likeness Miami Indians; Tribal chiefs;Godfroy, Francis, 1788-1840;Mississinewa, Battle of (Ind. : 1812) [untitled notes, dated April 26, 1873, begins "Today was presented with a likeness..."] AMs, 3 p. (on back of printed circular for distribution of George Winter's painting December 28, 1872)
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