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Author Phillips, Ruth B. (Ruth Bliss), 1945-

Title Trading identities : the souvenir in Native North American art from the Northeast, 1700-1900 / Ruth B. Phillips.

Published Seattle : University of Washington Press ; Montreal, Quebec : McGill-Queen's University Press, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  704.0397074 PHIL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 334 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-326) and index.
Summary This book examines a range of art forms produced by Indians in northeastern North American for sale to travelers and tourists during the 18th and 19th centuries. Images newly uncovered in archives and travel literature--including depictions of Native vendors and makers--illustrate the book, along with never-before-displayed or published objects from museum collections in Europe and North America. 209 illustrations, 38 in color. Map.
Subject Indian art -- Northeastern States -- History.
Indians of North America -- Material culture -- Northeastern States.
Souvenirs (Keepsakes) -- Northeastern States -- History.
Indians in popular culture -- Northeastern States.
Art and society -- Northeastern States.
ISBN 0295976489 (alk. paper)