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

 Collection
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. Material between 1970-1985.

Dates: 1970-1985

Sven Liljeblad Centennial Album

 Collection
Identifier: 99-21
Abstract

Warren L. D'Azevedo is a professor of Anthropology at the University of Nevada, Reno. Commemorative album compiled by Nevada friends and colleagues 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 a press release (1999).

Dates: 1999

Prayer for Sven [Liljeblad]

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1971

Sven Liljeblad Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 86-14
Scope and Contents

Research files, notes, and ethnographic records created by Liljeblad.

Dates: 1908-1994

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  • Names: Liljeblad, Sven S. (Sven Samuel), 1899-2000 X
  • Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department X

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