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1. Tippecanoe Battle-ground fence Tippecanoe Battle-ground fence Tippecanoe Battlefield (Battle Ground, Ind.); Fences; Clippings; Newspaper clipping "Tippecanoe Battle-ground Fence," November 12, 1873, from an unspecified Lafayette newspaper; 1 item

2. Reflection upon an old tree Reflection upon an old tree Trees; "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...

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, 1837 Sept. 6, Logansport, to H. Letter, 1837 Sept. 6, Logansport, to H. Indians of North America--Indiana; Indians of North America--Meetings--Indiana; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress;Superstitions Handwritten letter (copy) From: G.W., Logansport, Sept. 6, 1837 To: H. (probably for publication in Logansport Telegraph, November 11, 1837) ALS, 4 p. ("2d letter" at upper left indicates relationship...

5. Francis Godfroy, war-chief Francis Godfroy, war-chief Godfroy, Francis, 1788-1840; Indians of North America--Indiana; Tribal chiefs; Portraits; Watercolors; 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...

6. Notebook Notebook Winter, George, 1810-1876--Diaries 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...

7. Journal on a trip to Indian Council 1838 Journal on a trip to Indian Council 1838 Winter, George, 1810-1876--Diaries Journal "Journal on a trip to Indian Council 1838" AMs, 22p. (11 sheets; written in pencil and ink) Account of trip to Rochester on July 18, with a party including [Elihu] Kendall and "Wilson." Description...

8. Journal Journal Winter, George, 1810-1876--Diaries; Indians of North America--Indiana; Potawatomi Indians; 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)

9. Journal Journal Winter, George, 1810-1876--Diaries;

10. Journal Journal Winter, George, 1810-1876--Diaries; Logansport (Ind.); 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)

11. Letter, 1837 Aug. 9, Logansport, to H. Letter, 1837 Aug. 9, Logansport, to H. Indians of North America--Indiana; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress; Indians of North America--Dance; Indians of North America--Government relations;Indians of North America--Women 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...

12. 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.

13. 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...

14. Burial place of Genl. John Tipton of U.S. Senate, Indiana Burial place of Genl. John Tipton of U.S. Senate, Indiana Tipton, John, 1786-1839;Tombs & sepulchral monuments;Trees "The burial place of Genl. John Tipton of U. S. Senate-Indiana" (title from verso, written in pencil, probably in 1873) AMs, 3p. (handwritten in pencil) Tipton was a great lover of trees, and preserved...

15. Tippecanoe Battle Ground Tippecanoe Battle Ground Tippecanoe Battlefield (Battle Ground, Ind.); Daviess, Joseph H. "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,...

16. Killing of the Squaw, and the Revenge Killing of the Squaw, and the Revenge Indians of North America--Indiana;Indians of North America--Social life;Manners & customs;Death;Revenge "The Killing of the Squaw, and the Revenge. Conversation with J. B. Scott, formerly of Logansport, now of Delphi." (title from verso) AMs, 2 p. (handwritten on back of preprinted insurance forms)

17. Indians on plowing the land Indians on plowing the land Indians of North America--Indiana;Land use;La Porte (Ind.);Health--Indiana "Indians on plowing the land" AMs, 1 p. (on back of portion of circular advertising distribution of George Winter's paintings, December 28, 1867) [remainder of circular on verso of 2-34(14)]

18. Heroes of Tippecanoe Heroes of Tippecanoe Tippecanoe Battlefield (Battle Ground, Ind.); "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...

19. Trip to Lake Kee-waw-knay, 1844 Trip to Lake Kee-waw-knay, 1844 Travel; Indians of North America--Indiana; Winter, George, 1810-1876;Adams, George E. Tersely worded notes recounting G.W.'s journey, with George Adams. First night's camp at Fletcher's Lake, where they spent the evening at Fletcher's cabin. The next day, they had difficulty finding Lake...

20. Lake Kee-waw-nay, revisited in 1844 Lake Kee-waw-nay, revisited in 1844 Travel; Indians of North America--Indiana; Winter, George, 1810-1876; "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...
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