Author:James Mooney

James Mooney
American anthropologist who lived for several years among the Cherokee; in 1885 he became connected with the Bureau of American Ethnology at Washington, D.C; compiled a tribal list containing 3,000 titles; most notable work was his ethnographic study of the Ghost Dance
This author wrote articles for the 1913 Catholic Encyclopedia, and the list on this page is complete.
James Mooney


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Contributions to the The New International EncyclopædiaEdit


Ten of the American Indian fables in the book An argosy of fables are based on his books.


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1926.

The author died in 1921, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 99 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.