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Handbook of North American Indians, Vol. 11, Great Basin Indians Editorial Materials

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Identifier: 92-08
Abstract Volume 11 of the Smithsonian's Handbook of North American Indians, focused on Indians of the Great Basin region of the American west, and included cultural, historical, prehistorical, and technological information about the Paiute, Washo, Shoshoni, Ute, and Bannock Indians. Editorial files include correspondence between editors and authors, meeting reports, planning committee materials, general business records, draft chapters, and final essays.

Autobiographical manuscript for Charlton Laird

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Identifier: AC 0151
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, copies of publications containing autobiographical information, biographical notes, and preliminary manuscript.

Charlton Laird Papers

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Identifier: AC 0076
Abstract This collection contains primarily published and unpublished manuscripts, an unpublished autobiography, and personal and professional correspondence, including publishers. The manuscripts include scholarly and fictional publications, with both drafts and final copies.

Charlton Laird Papers

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Identifier: AC 0284
Abstract The collection consists of Laird's personal and professional correspondence, personal journals, published and unpublished manuscripts, poetry, note cards, and audio tapes. In addition to his own numerous publications, both scholarly and fiction, he co-authored English text books with Robert M. Gorrell, and a language book with wife, Helen Gent Laird. His correspondence includes items from folklorist and linguist Sven Liljebland and his wife, Astrid; Nevada author Walter Van Tilburg Clark; Max...

Sven Liljeblad Centennial Album

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Identifier: 99-21
Abstract Commemorative album compiled by Nevada friends and collegues to celebrate the 100th birthday of Swedish linguist and folklorist Sven Liljeblad; the 90th birthday of his wife, Astrid Liljeblad; and their 50th wedding anniversary. Contents include letters, reminiscences, photographs, and press release.

Prayer for Sven [Liljeblad]

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Identifier: 91-21
Abstract 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.

Sven Liljeblad Papers

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Identifier: 86-14
Scope and Contents Research files, notes, and ethnographic records created by Liljeblad.