Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Catherine S. Fowler Papers
Catherine S. "Kay" Fowler (1940- ) is an American anthropologist whose research has focused on Paiute and Shoshone peoples of the Great Basin. The collection contains Fowler and Margaret Wheat's research on Sarah Winnemucca, duplicate tapes of Great Basin indigenous music collected by Dr. Tom Vennum of the Smithsonian Folklife Program and items for research in Paradise Valley; and duplicate tapes of Ghost Dance music from Shoshone women made by Dr. Judith Vander in Wind River, Wyoming.
Dates: circa 1965-2010
Prayer for Sven [Liljeblad]
Healing prayer by Wuzzie George was invoked to cure Liljeblad of a fever. This presentation includes two photographs of Wuzzie and was assembled as a Christmas remembrance by Astrid Liljeblad in 1990.
Margaret M. Wheat Papers
Abstract Margaret M. Wheat (1908-1988) was an ethnologist, geologist, and photographer who worked closely with the Numu peoples. Collection includes papers collected and created by Wheat throughout her career as an ethnologist and geologist, among other things. Of note are files on Ichthyosaur State Park and Dr. Charles L. Camp; controversies within the State Park Commission; Numu linguistics; a scrapbook compiled by J. D. Oliver as Superintendent of the Nevada Indian School; Sarah Winnemucca...
Wuzzie at Washoe Pines scrapbook, 1965
File — Box: 59, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Series 3, Subseries 2 contains materials that reflect summer camp and other activities at Washoe Pines Ranch over nearly two decades. This series provides information on administrative aspects of running the camp each July, inquiries from interested campers and their parents, camp journals, staff correspondence, logistics about certain programs, evaluations, budget reports, newsletters, promotional materials, and worksheets. Also included are other programs and activities held at...