Shoshoni Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America -- Dances; Ethnology; America -- Antiquities.
Genre (Short List)
The purposes of this study of the Wind River Shoshone Sun Dance are to broaden existing knowledge of the past and present forms of the ceremony, to trace its history, and to outline the social and psychological factors affecting the development of the institution.
Mountain Plains Region
Washington, U.S. G.P.O
[IsPartOf] Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology)" v. 151. [IsPartOf] Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology)" Anthropological papers ; no. 41.
The University of Montana
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