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The following is a list of literature related to the Osage People. It is an incomplete list, but we place it here to share knowledge about our tribe. The Northern California Osage Association does not endorse nor are we supported by any of the literature, references, or periodicals listed here.

If you know of other Osage related literature please provide the information using this form.

Periodicals
Inside Osage newspaper
For the latest news about the Osage Nation subscribe to Inside Osage. Back issues of Inside Osage are also available in limited quantities.
Previous issues of Inside Osage are available online. Osage Research, by arrangement with Eagle Wing Enterprises, is in the process of converting past issues of Inside Osage for access via the World Wide Web. The online issues of Inside Osage will contain selected articles, photographs and artwork. Only issues of Inside Osage greater than two months old will be made available online.

Inside Osage, Box 26, Hominy, OK 74035-0026
The Osage Nation News, The official newspaper of the Osage Nation
Printed Monthly. $1.00 per copy.
Published by the The Osage Nation, Executive Department. The newly reformed Osage Government has reorganized the official newspaper of the Osage Nation.
Native American Times newspaper
Subscription Available 12.00/year..
Native American Times
P.O. Box 50039
Tulsa, OK 74150
or by telephone -- (918) 747-2794, (918) 747-2773
fax (918) 743-1238.
or by e-mail Editor Native American Times
Every month more than 5,000 Indian people in Oklahoma read the OKIT and find the monthly summaries of the 37 federally recognized tribes in Oklahoma informative and entertaining.

REFERENCE

The Osage and the Invisible World
From the Works of Francis La Flesche Garrick A. Bailey, Editor
Published by University of Oklahoma Press, 1995, p307
List price $29.95
ISBN: 0-8061-2743-0
An excellent description of the Osage culture as reported by the last priests of the Osage religion.

The Osages : Children of the Middle Waters
John Joseph Mathews
Published by University of Oklahoma Press, 1961, Third Printing Feb 1982
ISBN: 0806117702


WAH'KON-TAH; The Osage and the White Man's Road
John Joseph Mathews
Published by University of Oklahoma Pr (Trd), June 1932
ISBN: 0806108096


The Osage Ceremonial Dance I'n-Lon-Schka
Alice Anne Callahan
University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, Oklahoma.
Published by University of Oklahoma Pr (Trd), Sept 1990
ISBN: 0806122846

Osage Life and Legends : Earth People/Sky People
Robert M. Liebert
Published by Naturegraph Pub, 139 pages, October 1987
ISBN: 0879611693

The Osage: An Ethnohistorical Study of Hegemony on the Prairie-Plains

Rollings, Willard H.
Published by University of Missouri Pr (Txt), December 1992
ISBN: 0826208487
The Osage Indians were a powerful group of Native Americans who lived along the prairies and plains of present-day Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. The Osage: An Ethnohistorical Study of Hegemony on the Prairie-Plains shows how the Osage formed and maintained political, economic, and social control over a large portion of the central United States.

Images in Osage: An Illustrated Guide to the
Sylvester J. Tinker
Collection Anthropological Series, No. 16)

Diane L. Good
Published by Kansas State Historical Society, June 1990
ISBN: 0877260427

Traditions of the Osage
George A. Dorsey
Published by Ams Pr, June 1994
ISBN: 0404118461

Commission findings on the Osage Indians
Published by Garland Pub. Inc., 303 pages
ISBN: 0824007514

Bibliography of the Osage (Native American Bibliography Series, No 6)
Terry P. Wilson
Published by Scarecrow Pr, August 1985
ISBN: 0810818051

The Underground Reservation : Osage Oil
Terry P. Wilson
Published by University of Nebraska Pr, November 1985
ISBN: 0803247338

The Imperial Osages : Spanish-Indian Diplomacy in the Mississippi Valley
Gilbert C. Din
Published by University of Oklahoma Pr (Txt), November 1983, 432 pages
ISBN: 0806118342

The Osage in Missouri (Missouri Heritage Readers Series)
Kristie C. Wolferman
Published by University of Missouri Pr (Trd), June 1,1997, 144 pages
ISBN: 0826211224

The Origin of the Osage Indian Tribe
Carl Haley Chapman
Published by Garland Pub, September 1974
ISBN: 0824007492

Osage Oil Boom
Kenny Arthur Franks
Published by Oklahoma Heritage Book Center, June 1989
ISBN: 9999111858

Osage General : Major General Clarence L. Tinker
James L Crowder
Published by Government Printing Office, June 1987
ISBN: 9998480507


Maria Tallchief : America's Prima Ballerina
by Maria Tallchief, Larry Kaplan
Hardcover, 352 pages. Published by Henry Holt & Co April 1,1997
ISBN: 0805033025


Maria Tallchief
Tobi Tobias
Published by Ty Crowell Co, June 1970
ISBN: 0690518285

Maria Tallchief (The Story of an American Indian)
Marion Eleanor Gridley, Marion Eleanor Bridley
Published by Dillon Pr, June 1973
ISBN: 0875180604

Osage Indians (Research Report)
F. Voget
Published by Garland Pub, June 1974
ISBN: 0824007476

Osage research report and bibliography of basic research references
Alice Lee Marriott
Published by Garland Pub. Inc., 270 pages
ISBN: 0824007484

The Deaths of Sybil Bolton : An American History
Dennis, Jr. McAuliffe
Published by Times Books, August 1994
ISBN: 081292150X

Laws relating to Osage tribe of Indians, from May 18, 1824 to March 2, 1929
Ralph A. Barney
Published by Scholarly Resources, 112 pages
ISBN: 0842017232

The Osage in Missouri (Missouri Heritage Readers Series)
Kristie C. Wolferman
Published by University of Missouri Pr (Trd), 144 pages, June 1,1997
ISBN: 0826211224

Osage Mission Baptisms Marriages and Interments 1820 1886
Louis Burns
Published by Ciga Pr, January 1986
ISBN: 0942574087

History of the Osage People
Louis F. Burns
Published by Ciga Pr, November 1989
ISBN: 0942574095

Symbolic and decorative art of the Osage people
Louis F. Burns
Published by Ciga Press, 114 pages
ISBN: 0942574109


Osage Indian Bands and Clans
Louis F. Burns
Published by Ciga Pr, September 1984
ISBN: 0942574044

Osage Indian Customs and Myths
Louis F. Burns
Published by Ciga Pr, December 1984
ISBN: 0942574060

Language/Dictionary

Dictionary of the Osage Language
Frances LaFlesche Edited and with a forward by: W. David Baird
1975 Indian Tribal
Series Phoenix,
Arizona

Fiction/Novels/Poetry

Talking to the Moon
John Joseph Mathews
Published by University of Oklahoma Pr (Trd), September 1,1987
ISBN: 0806120835

Sundown
John Joseph Mathews
Published by University of Oklahoma Pr (Trd), August 1988, 312 pages
ISBN: 0806121602

An Eagle Nation
Carter Revard
Published by University of Arizona Press [c1993] 123 p.; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
ISBN: 0816514038

Cowboys and Indians Christmas Shopping
Carter Revard
Point Riders Press, 1992, 64 pages
ISBN: 0937280313

Ponca War Dancers
Carter Revard
Point Riders Press, 1990, 61 pages
ISBN: 0937280070

Without Warning

Charlotte DeClue
Strawberry Press, 1985, 22 pages
ISBN: 0-936574-08-9

Osage Indian, Poems and Short Stories
Kenneth Jacob Jump
1979, 76 pages
(Possibly available from the Osage Museum)

Sacred ground
Mercedes Lackey
New York : TOR, 1994
ISBN: 0312852819

Mean Spirit
Linda Hogan (Chickasaw)
Atheneum, New York, 1990
ISBN: 0-689-12101-6


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