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Edward S. Curtis papers, 1900-1978 (bulk 1903-1954)

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Curtis (Edward S.) papers
Series I. Manuscripts and publications, 1900-1935, undated 66 items
Series I.B. Manuscripts and writings, approximately 1914-1915, undated 11 items
Includes typescripts for Curtis's books Indian Days of Long Ago and In the Land of the Headhunters, and several undated, and apparently unpublished, typescripts for lectures or writings.
box folder
1 15 Indian Days of Long Ago, approximately 1914 1 item
Seventy-one page corrected typescript.
1 16 In the Land of the Head-hunters, approximately 1915 1 item
Forty-one page corrected typescript of the book version of the film In the Land of the Head Hunters, in three individually paginated sections corresponding to chapters one through four (minus the very end of the chapter); the tag-end of chapter four through chapter ten, and chapters 11-16.
1 17 "The Indian and his Religious Freedom," undated 1 item
Fourteen-page typescript.
1 18 "The Peyote Cult," undated 1 item
Nine-page corrected typescript and a half sheet of notes.
1 19 "Peyote Ceremony According to Charles Moore," undated 1 item
Seven-page corrected typescript with a diagram of the ceremony drawn on the first page.
1 20-22 "The Forgotten Mapmaker," undated
Five-page typescript preface, table of contents, and list of books by Curtis.
1 20 Five-page typescript preface, table of contents, and list of books by Curtis 3 items
1 21 Thirty-four page typescript 1 item
Lacks page 15.
1 22 Twenty-eight pages of a partial typescript 1 item
With and alternate beginning of the above typescript, and variously numbered up to page 268.
1 23 Manuscript re: Apache Indians, undated 1 item
Twenty-three pages written in blue crayon.
1 24 Text re: stone heads found at Maryhill, undated 1 item
Three-page typescript, possibly for an article on Curtis's theory of the origin of a pair of carved-stone heads found on the Columbia River.
1 25 Miscellaneous notes, undated 7 Leaves


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