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1. These two subjects as developed by the American aborigines will be treated subsequently. Shields and armor will be described by Mr. Walter Hough.
2. Henry Balfour, Jour. Anthrop. Inst., London, vol. xix
3. It is worthy of note, that etymologically "cannon," is a derivative from the Greek kanna —a reed.
4. Consult Henry Balfour. "The Structure and Affinity of the Composite Bow," J. Anthrop Inst., Lond., XIX; John Murdoch, A study of the Eskimo bows in the U.S. National Museum, Smithson. Rep., 1884, pt. II; D. N. Anuchin, Bows and Arrows, Trans. Tiflis Archaeol. Congress, Moscow, 1887; Lane Fox, Catalogue.
5. Burton would claim this honor for the sword.
6. Capt. J. G. Bourke, letter.
7. Smithsonian Report, 1863, p. 362.
8. Am. Anthrop., Washington, 1892, vol. v, p. 360.
9. Whipple, etc., Pac. R. R. Rep., vol. III, p. 32, pl. 41, bow and quiver.
10. G. Bourke, letter. Also J. G. Morice, Trans. Can. Inst., iv, 58.
11. Timberlake, quoted by Jones, So. Indians, p. 252.
12. The Pawnee Indians, J. B. Dunbar.
13. Maximilian's Travels, p. 257.
14. cf. Franz Boas, The Central Eskimo, Rep. Bur. Ethnol., vol. vi, pp. 502,503.
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15. Report of U. S. National Museum, 1884, p. 307-316. Plates I-XII.
16. Jones, So. Indians, 252.
17. Powers, Cont. to N. A. Ethnol., vol. III, p. 152.
18. Science, vol. VIII, p. 528.
19. For the contest between bow and musket, in 1792, at Pacton Green, Cumberland, and also at Chalk Farm, at 100 yards, see Hansard, vol. ix, p. xiii.
20. Capt. J. G. Bourke, letter.
21. Hansard, p. 26.
22. Schoolcraft, S. Rp., vol. III, p. 81.
23. See W. H. Holmes, Am. Anthropologist, vols. v., vi.; J. C. McGuire, id., vol. v.; H. C. Mercer, Pop. Sc. Month.
24. Murdoch, ix, An. Rep. Bur. Ethnol., pp. 288,289.
25. See Holmes, Am. Anthropologist, vols, v and vi.
26. Eng. Scholar’s Library. Capt. J. Smith's works, No. 16, p. 68. SM93------42
27. Franz Boas. The Central Eskimo, vi Rep. Bur. Ethnol., pp. 504-508.
28. Coville, Am. Anthrop., 1892, vol. v, p. 360.
29. H. G. Dulog, in Forest and Stream.
30. See Smithsonian Report, 1886.
31. Cf. Timberlake, quoted by Jones, So. Indians, 251; Lawson, 252.
32. Boas., vi, An. Rep. Bur. Ethnol., Washington, 526.
33. On the plane of the head cf. Hansard, 212.
34. American Naturalist, vol. iv, p. 61.
35. Am. Naturalist, 1878, p. 595.
36. American Anthropologist, iv, 61.
37. J. G. Bourke, letter.
38. Am. Nat., vol. xxi, p. 784.
39. For Southern Indians, see Jones, p. 248.
40. See Bancroft, Native Races, I., 79.
41. F. Boas, The Central Eskimo, vi Bep. Bur. Ethnol., p. 508.
42. Maximilian, Travels, etc., 257.
43. Powers, Cont. to N. A. Ethnol., vol. III, p. 48
44. Baegert, Jacob, Aboriginal Inhabitants of Californian Peninsula, Sm. Rep., 1863, p. 362.
45. Pike's Expedition, Phila., 1810, 10, Appendix to Part III.
46. J. G. Bourke, letter.
47. Capt. J. G. Bourke, letter.
48. George Catlin, Last Rambles, pp. 187 to 190, in Smithsonian Report, 1885, p. 743.
49. T. G. B. Lloyd, J. Anthrop. Inst., vol. IV, p. 28.
50. Catlin's Indian Gallery, Smithsonian Report, 1885, part II, p. 148.
52. Consult Maximilian, Trav., 1843, p. 258.
52. Letter from I. Allen, Stillwater, Mont.
53. Dodge, Plains of the Great West, Putnam, 1877, pp. 348, 349. SM. 93------43
54. J. B, Dunbar: Pawnee Indians, sec, 20,
55. Maximilian, Travels, London, 1843, p. 195, mentions that the Sioux bows are similar.
56. J. B. Dunbar; The Pawnee Indians,
57. P. H. Ray.
58. Rev. M. Eells, Hayden's Bull., 1877, 3,pp.78-79.
59. Cf. Wilkes, Narrative, vol. v., p. 239.
60. Wilkes, Narrative, IV, 299.
61. "People of British Columbia." G. M. Dawson, p. 17.
62. See Bancroft, Native Races, vol. I, p. 188.
63. id. 214-215.
64. Jones, Smithsonian Report, 1866, pp. 322,324.
65. Jones, S. R., 1866, p. 324.
66. Father A. G. Morice, Trans. Canad. Inst., Toronto, 1894, IV, 58, 59
67. See Bancroft, N. R. vol. I, p. 59.
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