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Snake. 205. Yaw-naw-shaw-pix, one of the chiefs of the tribe, distinguished by his battles with the Crows. He wears the robe of a Crow chief whom he killed in battle; 206, 207. Naw-en-saw-pec (he who runs up hill), On -da-wout (the smooth bark), two warriors, celebrated for their exploit in war.

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Snake. 205. Yaw-naw-shaw-pix, one of the chiefs of the tribe, distinguished by his battles with the Crows. He wears the robe of a Crow chief whom he killed in battle; 206, 207. Naw-en-saw-pec (he who runs up hill), On -da-wout (the smooth bark), two warriors, celebrated for their exploit in war.

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Snake. 205. Yaw-naw-shaw-pix, one of the chiefs of the tribe, distinguished by his battles with the Crows. He wears the robe of a Crow chief whom he killed in battle; 206, 207. Naw-en-saw-pec (he who runs up hill), On -da-wout (the smooth bark), two warriors, celebrated for their exploit in war.
Names
Catlin, George (1796-1872) (Artist)
Collection

Souvenir of the N. American Indians, as they were in the nineteenth century. ...

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1850
Place: London
Publisher: The Author
Date Issued: 1850
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KW+++ (Catlin, G. Souvenir of the N. American Indians)
Topics
Indians of North America
Shoshoni Indians
Notes
Content: A unique collection of pencil drawings signed by the author, representing the manners and customs of the North American Indians; each leaf drawings has accompanying leaf of text in ms.
Content: 1451 (v. 1) 1452 (v. 2) 1453 (v. 3)
Ownership: Lenox
Content: t.-p. map, prefatory note and glossary in ms., signed: Geo. Catlin.
Statement of responsibility: Geo. Catlin.
Physical Description
Pencil works
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 42298331
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14311842
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 631ac270-c647-012f-e013-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1796: Creator Born
  • 1850: Issued
  • 1850: Created
  • 1872: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Snake. 205. Yaw-naw-shaw-pix, one of the chiefs of the tribe, distinguished by his battles with the Crows. He wears the robe of a Crow chief whom he killed in battle; 206, 207. Naw-en-saw-pec (he who runs up hill), On -da-wout (the smooth bark), two warriors, celebrated for their exploit in war." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-da7e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Snake. 205. Yaw-naw-shaw-pix, one of the chiefs of the tribe, distinguished by his battles with the Crows. He wears the robe of a Crow chief whom he killed in battle; 206, 207. Naw-en-saw-pec (he who runs up hill), On -da-wout (the smooth bark), two warriors, celebrated for their exploit in war." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-da7e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1850). Snake. 205. Yaw-naw-shaw-pix, one of the chiefs of the tribe, distinguished by his battles with the Crows. He wears the robe of a Crow chief whom he killed in battle; 206, 207. Naw-en-saw-pec (he who runs up hill), On -da-wout (the smooth bark), two warriors, celebrated for their exploit in war. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-da7e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Snake. 205. Yaw-naw-shaw-pix, one of the chiefs of the tribe, distinguished by his battles with the Crows. He wears the robe of a Crow chief whom he killed in battle; 206, 207. Naw-en-saw-pec (he who runs up hill), On -da-wout (the smooth bark), two warriors, celebrated for their exploit in war.