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Author Broughton, Deanna Tidwell, author

Title Hide, wood, and willow : cradles of the Great Plains Indians / Deanna Tidwell Broughton
Published Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Civilization of the American Indian series ; volume 278
Civilization of the American Indian series ; v. 278
Summary "A full-length reference book describing the wide variety of cradles used by thirty-two Plains tribes. Each chapter offers information about the tribe's background, preferred types of cradles, birth customs, and methods for distinguishing the sex of the baby through cradle ornamentation"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cradleboards -- Great Plains
Indian infants -- Care -- Great Plains
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Social life and customs
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX)
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
Indian infants -- Care.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.
Great Plains.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0806163208 (electronic bk.)
9780806163208 (electronic bk.)