American Indian Basket Books
by: Lila M O'Neale
softbound 183 pages B&W
58 Photo Plates
$26.00 plus Shipping & Handling
Originally published in 1932, Lila O'Neale based this book on her field studies
and interviews that she collected while visiting the Klamath river area in the
summer of 1929. This book explores basketry designs, weavers attitudes towards
weaving & baskets based on interviews with of 50 informants. Find out that
the weavers thought about basketry designs!! Informants where: Annie Williams,
Rose Jacks, Nellie Griffin, Kitty George, Melissa Meyers, Annie Roberts, Fanny
Smoker, Emily Gordon, Bertha Peter, Elsie Young, Nellie Dowd, Amy Smoker, Lottie
James, Sonie Boskey, Nellie Cooper, Carrie Robert (Carrie Jim), Nellie Ruben,
Nettie Ruben, Mrs Frank Reece, Mary Ike, Emilly Donahue, Georgia Orcutt (Georgia
Henry), Daisy Jones, Mrs Red Cap Tom, Mrs J. Allen, Lizzie Hickox, Lousia (Louise)
Hickox, Hazel Harry, Mrs. Frank Offield, Dora Davis, Mrs Elsie MacGlaufin (McGlaughlin),
Annie Super, Nellie Johnson, Maggie Charley, Susy Pepper, Lucinda Jake, Mrs.
G. Jake, Eliza Elliott, Mary Jacobs, Cora Wells, Madeline Charley, Mrs. Josephine
Smoker Cambell, Ellen Quimbly, Carrie Steven, Jucinda Jack, Emma Dushey Frank,
Emma Duskey, Sara Davis, and Mrs. Redwood Sam.
An American Art Form
by: Eva Slater
Deluxe Edition / hardbound
$97.00 plus Shipping & Handling
Trade Edition / softbound
$43.00 plus Shipping & Handling,
Historical photographs of Panamint Indian basket weavers. Most noted Isabel Hanson,
Mamie Gregory, Mary Wrinkle, Maggie Juaquin, Maggie Bellas, Sarah Hunter, Laura
Shaw, Tina Dock. Photographs by George Wharton James.
A basket history of the Indians of the Yosemite - Mono Lake area
by: Craig Bates, Martha J. Lee
Out of print. Check for price and availability.
A wonderful book full of historical indian/yosemite field days. Photos of famous
weavers and their baskets. Most noted Lucy Telles, Carrie Bethel, Minnie Mike,
Tina Charlie, Nellie Charlie, Maggie Howard, Lizzie Stevens, Alice Wilson, Edna
Foster, Leanna Tom and Emma Murphy. See many old photographs of Yosemite Field
Day indian baskets and beaded indian baskets.
Native American Basketry of the West
By Ken Hedges
$22 plus Shipping & Handling
Covers Native American basketry from Alaska's Baleen baskets, Aleut rye-grass
baskets, Tlingit baskets, to Northern California Klamath-Modoc tule baskets.
Also shown Wintu Wintun, Pit River, Karuk Hoopa, Yurok, Karok, Pomo, Maidu, Yokuts
Tulare Bottleneck, Gambling trays, Apache Pima, Maricopa, Mescalero, Havasypai,
Hopi indian baskets, Mission baskets from Ramona Lubo, Celestina La Cachapa,
Petra Pico, Dominicana, Carmalita La Chappa
Baskets from the Center of the World
67 pages, softbound
$78 plus Shipping & Handling
(if available at time of order)
Copy 1991, Out of Print
Includes 24 photos of baskets made by Elizabeth Hickox, Louise Hickox, & Polly
Steve, Elizabeth's mother.
the California Curio Trade
Elizabeth and Louise Hickox
by: Marvin Cohodas Ph.D
$43.00 plus Shipping & Handling
This book has many historical photos of Elizabeth Hickox, Louise Hickox and their
baskets. Also contains good photos of Pasadena basket dealer Grace Nicholson
and her gallery.
Fine Art Of California Indian Basketry
by: Brian Bibby
$22 plus Shipping & Handling
Presenting sixty-two color plates of beautiful baskets created by California's
native weavers including Maria Marta, Lucy Baker, Bertha Mitchell, Amanda Wilson,
Jennie Miller, Ella Johnson, Mary Tecuyas, Amy Smoker, Ada Charles, Ulysses Goode,
Mrs Graham, Magdelena Augustine, Guadalupe Arenas, Elizabeth Hickox, Selana La
Marr, Laura Somersal, and Carrie Bethel
The Elsie Allen
Baskets, Family & Friends
by: Suzanne Abel-Vidor, Dot Brovamey,
and Susan Billy
$24 plus Shipping & Handling
Features Annie Burke, and daughter Elsie Allen, and their basket collection.
Also features Pomo Indian basket weavers Mary Arnold, Susie Billy, Rhonda Knight,
Ethel Burke, Annie Lake, Laura Somersal, Suzanne Holder, Lydia Faught, Annie
Boone, Mabel McKay, Solome Alcantra, Nora Cooper. A great book on Pomo indian
Handbook of Yokuts Indians
by: Frank F. Latta
1978 hardbound, 765 pages
Out of print
Subject to availability, check for price
A wonderful book on Yokuts Indians and Yokuts Indian basketry. Features Yokuts
Snake baskets, Yokuts Bottleneck baskets, Creation Baskets by Minnie Wilcox,
Aida Icho, Wykchumne Yokut, Squaw Valley Yokuts baskets, Wahnomkot, Mrs. Dick
Francisco, and Mrs. Ben Hancock.
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