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study of Navajo symbolism

by Franc Johnson Newcomb

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Published by The Museum in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navajo Indians -- Religion,
  • Navajo mythology,
  • Navajo art,
  • Navajo Indians -- Picture-writing,
  • Symbolism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Franc Johnson Newcomb, Stanley Fishler and Mary C. Wheelwright. Line drawings by Lloyd Moylan.
    SeriesPapers of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University,, v. 32, no. 3.
    ContributionsFishler, Stanley A., Wheelwright, Mary C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE51 .H337 vol. 32, no. 3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 100 p.
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL212165M
    LC Control Numbera 57002354
    OCLC/WorldCa1556355

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Color symbolism has played a major role in the interpretation of American Indian religion, with charts or cosmic maps usually illustrating the native classification of the world corresponding to colors.

The study of Navajo religion has frequently focused on color symbolism, for example, the works of Gladys Reichard, Leland C. Wyman, and Louise by: 3.

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