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Baxter, Nancy Niblack

  • 1987 The Miamis. Guild Press, Indianapolis.

Baylor, Byrd

  • 1972 When Clay Sings. Charles Scribner’s Sons, Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, New York.

Black, Glenn A.

  • 1958 A is for Axe--A First Reader. Indiana Historical Bureau, Indianapolis.

Bruchac, Joseph

  • 1991 Native American Stories. Fulcrum, Golden, Colorado.

Bruchac, Joseph and Jonathan London

  • 1992 Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back: A Native American Year of Moons. Philomel Books, New York.

Bryan, Betsy M. and Judith Love Cohen

  • 1993 You Can Be a Woman Egyptologist. Dino Productions, Englewood, Colorado.

Caduot, Michael J. and Joseph Bruchac

  • 1991 Keepers of the Animals: Native American Stories and Wildlife Activities for Children. Fulcrum Publishing, Golden Colorado.
  • 1988 Keepers of the Earth: Native American Stories and Environmental Activities for Children. Fulcrum Publishing, Golden, Colorado.

Carus Publishing Company

Clifton, James A.

  • 1987 The Potawatomi. Chelsea House Publishers, New York and Philadelphia.

Cork, Barbara and Sturand Reid

  • 1987 The Young Scientist Book of Archaeology. EDC Publishing, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Deetz, James F.

  • 1967 Invitation to Archaeology. Natural History Press, Garden City, New York.

Duke, Kate

  • 1997 Archaeologists Dig for Clues. Harper Collins Publishers, New York.

Dye, Kitty

  • 2000 Maconaquah's Story: The Saga of Frances Slocum. InChem Publishing Division.

Evans, Eva Knox

  • 1969 ARCHAEOLOGY: Secrets of the Past. Golden Press, New York.

Fagan, Brian

  • 2003 Archaeologists: Explorers of the Human Past. Oxford University Press, New York.

Fleischer, Jane

  • 1979 Tecumseh: Shawnee War Chief. Troll Associates, Mahwah, New Jersey.

Gilman, Carolyn

  • 1982 Where Two Worlds Meet: The Great Lakes Fur Trade. Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul.

Godfroy, Chief Clarence

  • 1987 Miami Indian Stories (Revised Edition). Compiled and edited by Martha Una McClurg. Light and Life Press, Winona Lake, Indiana.

Gringhus, Dirk

  • 1972 Indian Costume at Mackinac: Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century. Mackinac History 2(1).

Grumet, Robert S.

  • 1989 The Lenapes. Chelsea House Publishers, New York and Philadelphia.

Hackwell, W. John

  • 1988 Diving to the Past: Recovering Ancient Wrecks. Charles Scribner & Sons New York.

Hartman, Sheryl

  • 1988 Indian Clothing of the Great Lakes: 1740-1840. Eagle's View Publishing Company, Ogden, Utah.

Indiana Historical Bureau

  • 1992 Focus--Archaeology: Uncovering Indiana's Past. The Indiana Junior Historian, April.
  • 1992 Focus--The Gentle Invasion. The Indiana Junior Historian, September.
  • 1992 The Conflict Continues. The Indiana Junior Historian, October.
  • 1992 Focus: Past Meets Present for Native Americans. The Indiana Junior Historian, November.
  • 1999 Archaeology in Indiana-the Early Years. The Indiana Historian. June, 1999.
  • 2001 Finding our way home: The Great Lakes Woodland People. The Indiana Historian. September 2001.

Kellar, James H.

  • 1993 An Introduction to the Prehistory of Indiana (3rd Printing). Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis.

Kinietz, W. Vernon

  • 1965 The Indians of the Western Great Lakes 1615-1760. University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Kozlak, Chet

  • 1981 A Great Lakes Fur Trade Coloring Book. Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul.

Lamb, E.W., and L.W. Shultz

  • 1993 Indian Lore. Shultz-Davis Publishers, Carmel, Indiana.
  • 1994 More Indian Lore. Shultz-Davis Publishers, Carmel, Indiana.

Laubenstein, Karen J.

  • 1997 Archaeology Smart Junior. Random House, Inc., New York.

McPherson, Alan

  • 1990 Indiana Indians Coloring Book. Blasted Works, Monticello, Indiana.

Moloney, Norah

  • 2000 The Young Oxford Book of Archaeology. Oxford University Press, New York.

Panchyk, Richard

  • 2001 Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past. Chicago Review Press, Inc., Chicago.

Pickering, Robert B.

  • 1987 I Can Be An Archaeologist. Children's Press, Chicago.

Samford, Patricia and David L. Ribblett

  • 1995 Archaeology for Young Explorers; Uncovering History at Colonial Williamsburg. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.

Scheller, William

  • 1994 Amazing Archaeologists and Their Finds. Oliver Press.

Spangenburg, Ray and Diane K. Moser

  • 1996 American Historic Places: The American Indiana Experience. Facts on File Inc., New York.

Swartz, B.K., Jr.

  • 1981 Indiana's Prehistoric Past (Revised Edition). University Publications, Ball State University, Muncie.

Voegelin, Erminie Wheeler

  • 1990 Indians of Indiana (Reprint Edition). Indiana Historical Bureau, Indianapolis.

Waldman, Carl

  • 1994 Timelines of Native American History. Prentice Hall, Inc., New York.

Wilbur, C. Keith

  • 1995 The Woodland Indians. Globe Pequot Press, Old Saybrook, Connecticut.

Maps:

  • Historic Indian Map. Department of Natural Resources, Indianapolis.
  • Indian Tribes, Cultures & Languages (1983). United States Geological Survey.
  • Indians of North America and North America Before Columbus (1972). Supplement to National Geographic 142(6):739a.
  • Indiana: The Influence of the Indian Upon its History--with Indian and French Names for Natural and Cultural Locations (1932). E.Y. Guernsey. Department of Natural Resources, Indianapolis.

Videos:

  • Indians of the Eastern Woodlands (1995). Camera One, Seattle.
  • Myths and the Moundbuilders, by Graham Chedd, PBS Videos.
  • Platforms to the Stars. Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, Indiana.
  • People of the Turtle. Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, Indiana.
  • Removal. Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, Indiana.

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