Warner D. Miller Collection,
Warner D, Miller
2 cubic ft.
Correspondence, Diaries, Photographs, Research
Notebooks, sketches, postcards, photographs, manuscripts,
Indian vocabularies, poetry, newspaper clippings, and maps. Most pertaining to mid west
and northern Great Plains Indians. There are many sketches of native plants, some of
them appear to have been copied from botanical books, but others appear to be original
drawings also sketches of land formations. Biographic and encyclopedic information on
Indians and their customs. Notes regarding places of the west he visited, cowboys, how
to tie knots on the range, Indian name origins, games. A focus on Indian legends,
fables, and folklore. Maps and information on South and North Dakota.
Language: Collection material in English
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell