See also:American ethnologist, was
See also:born in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1845 . She studied the remains of
See also:civilization in the
See also:Ohio and
See also:Mississippi valleys, became a member of the Archaeological Institute of
See also:America in 1879, and worked and lived with the
See also:Omahas as a representative of the
See also:Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and
See also:Ethnology, Harvard University, In 1883 she was appointed
See also:agent to allot lands to the
See also:Omaha tribes, in 1884 prepared and sent to the New
See also:Orleans Exposition an exhibit showing the progress of civilization among the
See also:Indians of
See also:North America in the quarter-century previous, in 1886 visited the natives of
See also:Alaska and the Aleutian Islands on a
See also:mission from the
See also:commissioner of
See also:education, and in 1887 was
See also:United States special agent in the distribution of lands among the Winnebagoes and Nez Perces . She was made assistant in ethnology at the Peabody Museum in 1882, and received the Thaw fellowship in 1891; was
See also:president of the Anthropological Society of
See also:Washington and of the American Folk-Lore Society, and
See also:vice-president of the American Association for the
See also:Advancement of Science;'and, working through the Woman's
See also:National Indian Association, introduced a
See also:system of making small loans to Indians, wherewith they might buy
See also:land and houses . In 1888 she published Indian Education and Civilization, a special
See also:report of the Bureau of Education . In 1898 at the Congress of Musicians held at Omaha during the Trans-Mississippi Ex-position she read " several essays upon the songs of the North American Indians . . in
See also:illustration of which a number of Omaha Indians .
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