Item 101 - Copy letter from John G. Bourke to Dr J. G. Frazer

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Add. MS b/35/101


Copy letter from John G. Bourke to Dr J. G. Frazer


  • c 1947-c 1955 (Creation)

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War Department, Washington D.C. Dated August 28th 1889 - Has been on a tour of duty in connection with the Apache Indians; sent one of Frazer's list of questions to John S. Hittell; another was given to Thomas Keam, who has been living among the Moquis of Arizona and is an expert; the Turtle is a Moqui totem; might go out to the Moqui again and learn about the Snake Dance, but dreads the trip; was in North Carolina, where the Cherokees still use a blow-pipe gun.

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