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  • Edward Curtis Collection at the Arizona Capitol Museum - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    look We re not going to see this kind of thing much longer It already belongs to the past Curtis was so moved by his experiences with the American Indians of Alaska and Montana that he vowed to create a multi volume encyclopedic reference on all of the American Indian Tribes which he would eventually title The North American Indian A Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians of the United States and Alaska Curtis began his work with the Apache Jicarilla and Navajo tribes The Navajo tribe he worked with was located in Canyon de Chelly in Arizona Curtis wanted a more immersive experience than the typical tourist So he hired an interpreter and a Navajo informant to communicate through and form relationships with the Navajo people Instead of simply viewing the ceremonies Curtis now had insight into the meaning of each ceremony For the second volume of the work Curtis documented the cultures of the Pima Papago Qahatika Mohave Yuma Maricopa Walapai Havasupai and Apache Mohave or Yavapai tribes Curtis returned to Arizona to work with the Hopi tribes of the Arizona for the twelfth volume Altogether the twenty volumes produced by Edward Curtis represent a grand

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1869.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Edward Curtis the Collector: Native American Baskets, Pottery and Miscellany - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Search all items Search all items Advanced Search GO Collection Edward Curtis the Collector Native American Baskets Pottery and Miscellany Published by Arizona Capitol Museum Browse all records in Edward Curtis the Collector Native American Baskets Pottery and Miscellany Search

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1873.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Edward K. Bryant Photo Collection, 1942-1945 - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Bryant Photo Collection 1942 1945 Published by Brigham Young University Hawaii Images taken by Lt Commander Edward K Bryant during WWII of the Seabee Camp 1939 1945 in the Papua New Guinea Scenic view of Admiralty Islands Brigham Young University

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1239.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Eisenhower Communiques - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Harold B Lee Library These communiqués were designed mainly as a guide to correspondents covering battlefront activities though they also served to keep various branches of the Allied forces informed and coordinated They were not secret or confidential The reports do not describe the local horror and suffering from bombs and bullets but provide an overall almost businesslike account of the Allied advance across France the Netherlands and Germany 113

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1066.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Elsner Sculptures and Sketchbooks - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Utah State University Merrill Cazier Library Explore the artistic universe of sculptor Larry E Elsner as he invented explored and clarified ideas about form in hundreds of exquisitely drawn studies in seventy journals from the 1960s to the 1990s Handwritten travel notes poetry technical notes quotes from other artists and thoughts about his own artwork and life intertwine with the drawings to form a diary of Elsner s life Sketchbook

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1263.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Emery County (UT) History Photographs - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    the people coal mining the uranium boom ranching rock art and other evidence of the Fremont and Archaic Cultures dinosaur fossils the Huntington wooly mammoth discovery and unique geologic formations and history of the San Rafael Swell This collection contains private collections from individuals such as Elmo Geary s history of drama and theater in Castle Valley John Niebergall s Then and Now pictures of the Manti LaSal Forest and

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1279.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Encyclopedia of Mormonism - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    an inquiry from Macmillan in 1987 when Charles Smith approached Professor S Kent Brown at Brigham Young University the two knew each other from working together on the Coptic Encyclopedia Following a successful meeting with BYU President Jeffrey R Holland a publication agreement was negotiated and in 1988 a Board of Editors with Daniel H Ludlow as Editor in Chief was appointed Three years later the Encyclopedia appeared bearing a

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1214.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Esplin Family Collection - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Search all items Search all items Advanced Search GO Collection Esplin Family Collection Published by University of Utah J Willard Marriott Library Browse all records in Esplin Family Collection Search

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1643.php (2016-02-18)
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