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opp. 336

Bow and Arrow 476

Bow and Arrow Case 41

Chemidlin, Jean B.— Portrait. 294

Chinchilla 379

Civet Cat Skin 213

Columbus Ship 110

Coney 420

Cougar Head 479

Coypu 381

Coyote Head 455

Dog Train 232

Emblem, Eagles 12

Ermine 402

Eskimo Dog 168

Eskimo Head and Hood 397

Eskimo Quiver 43

Fashion 183-184

Fennec 436

First Railway Train 112

First Shanty at St. Paul 94

Fisher 244

Flying Squirrel 392

Fox, Blue 126

Fox, Red 252



Fox Set 400

Fresh Water Pond, N. Y. City. 58

Fur Seal 134, 136

Fur Seal Skin, Natural 140

Fur Set 373

Hamster 414

Herzig, George Bernard — Por-
trait opp. 224

litis 412

Indian 5

Indian Arrow 11

Indian Fur Dressing Tools... 363

Indian Head 40

Interior of Fur Trading Store. 237

Kangaroo 391

Kolinsky 424

Lion Head 387

Lady Hudson Seal 187

Lampson, Sir Curtis M. — Por-
trait opp. 560

Leopard 437

Liberty 351

Lynx 242

Lynx Skin, raw, cased 21

Madame Mink 184

Map, Alaska 120

Manne, Solomon J. — Portrait

opp. 512

Marmot 413

Marten 241

Mink 191

Mischo, Hugo J. — Portrait

opp. 312

Miss Black Muskrat 187

Mississippi Steamer 1850 87

Mole 388

Monjo, Nicolas F. — Portrait... 302

Moose Head 75

Musk Ox Head 249

Mountain Lion Head 479

Muskrat 37, 205

Muskrats at Home 207



568



INDEX TO PLATES AND ILLUSTRATIONS



569



Nutria 381

Old Indians, Hudson's Bay

District 238

Opossum, American 38-210

Opossum, Australian 394

Otter 240

Otter Skin, raw, cased 378

Panther Head 479

Pardine Lynx 409

Pekan 244

Persian Lamb 447

Perwitsky 425

Pfaelzer, Morris F. — Portrait

opp. 272

Platypus 390

Polecat— litis 412

Prong Horned Antelope 370

Puma Head 479

Raccoon 202

Raccoon Face 353

Raccoon Head 271

Raccoon Heads and Raw Skin,

open 204

Raccoon Skin, raw, cased 85

Raccoon Tracks 167

Red Fox Head 261

Reddy Fox 173

Ringtails 214

Russian Pony 406

Ruszits, John — Portrait ... opp. 320

Saint Paul 1853 92

Saint Paul Island 127

Sable, Russian 401

Schreiber, Milton — Portrait, opp. 288



Sea Otter 189

Seal Killing Station 141

Seal of Raw Fur Merchants'

Association 51

Seals of New York City 47-49

Sheep 470

Skunk 198

Sledding in Alaska 567

Snow Leopard 426

Squirrel 404

Steiner, David — Portrait, .opp. 178
Steiner, Joseph — Portrait, opp. 176

Strange Seals 154

Tiger 558

Tiger Head 430

Tottie in Fur 69

Tracks 335

Trading Post, Isle la Crosse.. 233

Trading Post, Slave Lake 236

Trapper, The 162

Trappers' Train 162

Traps 164

Treaty Hall 30

Uncle 439

Weasel 429

Weinberg, Philip — Portrait... 332

White Fox 254

White Raccoon opp. 256

Wild Cat and Doe 211

Wolf 417

Wolf and Bear 66

Wolverine 247

Wombat 393

York Factory opp. 256




CONTENTS



Aboriginal Fur Dressing Tools
Aborigines Master Tanners...

Achan, a type

Adam and Eve

Adams, T. W

Adams, Udelmer C

Adams Co., Udelmer C

Advances Due to Fashion

Africa 435-456

African Civet

African Fur-Bearers

African Hunters

Alaska 118-137-452

Alaska Commercial Co.

121-131-138-139

Alaska, Fur-Bearers in 125

Alaska Fur Seal Skins

Alaska Fur Seals, latest statis-
tics

Alaska Fur Shipments, 1874..
Alaska Fur Shipments, 1911.125-

Alaska Indians 495-

Alaska Trading Posts

Albany 72-115-116-233-

Albinos 221-

Albrecht, Ernst

Albrecht, O. E.

Aleuts Earnings , . .

Aleuts 139-140

Alligator Skins

America, Origin of Name

American Designers 187

American Fur-Bearers 188

American Fur Co.

26-30-33-36-39-90-297-301

American Sable

American Squirrels

American Stag

Ames William

Ancient Catalogue

Angora Goats

Angora Shawls

Animals Completely Eaten. 501-
Animals in Bible Lands



361 Annis, Newton 74

354 Anteater 640

34 Antelope 458

6 Antelope Skins 293

274 Ape 523

345 Apparel, Everything Used 9

346 Arbitration, Fur Seal 133

185 Archangel 405

.527 Arctic Circle 238-452

433 Arctic Fox 252-396-523-526

435 Arctic Wolves 455

435 Art Preservative 370

528 Artists' Brushes, Making, . .486-489

Asch & Jaeckel 325-347

292 Ashley, William 82



•127



Asia



. 423-426-448-453-454-456



257 Asia Minor 424

Asiatic Peltries 382-423-433

j^47 Assee 436

gg Associated Fur Manufacturers,

126 ^"^ ^^

52g Astor John Jacob

J2J 25-26-28-30-32-36-301

ggg Astor, John Jacob, Chief

Source of Wealth 36

Astoria 34-35-297-301

Astor's Account Books 28

Astrachan Lambs 423-447

Atlantic Cable 387



536

96

96

148

-506
2»g Auction Sale, New York, Oc-

^^ tober, 1917 350

onA Auction Sales, New York 158

ggg Auction Sales, Saint Louis.... 84

Australia 390-527

Australia, Natives of 527

Australia, Topsy-Turvy 523

Australian Bear 391



■477

199

404

45g Australian Monkey 391

318 Australian Oppossum 393

270 Australian Sloth 391

456 Automobile Furs 223

456 Aviation 181

502 Awards Columbian Exposition 117

504 Baby Carriage Robes 424

570



CONTENTS



571



Backus, Henry L 308

Backus, M. M. 308

Backus, Nichols & Co 308

Backus, Osborne & Co 308

Badger 246-400-493-505-507

Badger Skin 464-465

Baker, J. G 220

Balance in Animal Life 520

Balch, Price & Co 105-345

Baldwin Bleecker 309

Baldwin, Edward E 309

Baltic Seal 155-156

Baltimore 340

Barbarous Hunters 10

Baron de Courcel 133

Barr, Arthur L 104

Barter 23'231-256-443

Baruch, George J 327

Basch, Herman 368

Bassett, J. C 105

Bates C. Frances 31-100-101

Bates, Charles S 100-101

Bates, Martin 100-101

Bates, Jr., Martin 100-101

Bay of Fundy 458

Bayer, Adolph 275

Bayer, Brothers 274

Beads and Trinkets

15-23-42-62-80-90-158

Bear, Black 452-525-537-544

Bear, Brown 453

Bear, Cinnamon 452

Bear, Cub 452

Bear Diet , 537

Bear Galls 557

Bear, Grizzly 453

Bear, Polar

70-126-397-452-506-526-534-539

Bear Skins, Uses 453

Bears 452-521

Bears' Grease 502-557

Bears in Alaska 126

Beaver 165-166-

194-400-507-526-529-544-548-554
Beaver Castors 557



Beaver Cheeks 498

Beaver, Chief Source of Supply 239

Beaver Colonies 529

Beaver, Cut Fur 498

Beaver Dam 529-549

Beaver, General Mechanic 629

Beaver, Golden 196

Beaver as Fur and Food 194

Beaver in Germany 197

Beaver in Private Park 197

Beaver Lodge or House,

530-544-549

Beaver, Skinning the 195

Beaver Tail 507-526

Beaver Teeth and Feet 526

Beaver Trapping 194

Beaver, Winter Food 530

Beaver Skin, Weight 195

Beaver Worshipped 495

Beaver Skins, Prices Raw 1916 258
Beaver Skins, "Properly Han-
dled" 195

Beaver Skins, Plucking 364

Beaver Skins Standard of Ex-
change M7

Beaver Standard of Value 491

Becker, A. E 208

Becker, M. W 208

Becker O. Godfrey 208

Becker, S. Max 208

Beer 548

Beldamers 264

Belden, Paul 51

Belt, Washington 290-295

Belt & Butler 290-299

Benedict, L 342

Benedict, Muller 342

Bennett, Henry 275

Bering Island 151

Bering Vitus 118-149

Berlin 374

Biehlow, Charles 89

Biehlow, Robert 89

Bird Nests 532-534

Bird Skins 467-468



672



CONTENTS



Bird, Wounded or Dead 518

Bishoprick, N. J 309

Bison, American ...90-165-219-293
Bison, Collection 1878-1886... 220

Bison in Texas 219

Bison and Civilization 220

Bison, White Skin Sacred 466

Black Bear "Sheds" Twice 452

Black Beaver 255

Black Coney 419

Black Cat 244

Black Cololus 441

Black Marten 199

Black Wolves 455

Blankets vs. Peltries 80

Bleaching 365

Blending 360

Blended Fur 193

Blosveren, Baron 310

Blosveren, Benjamin 310

Blosveren, Moss 310

Blue Backs 264

Blue Pelts and Shedders. . .352-353

Blustein, David 216

Blustein, Isadore 216

Board of Trade of the Fur In-
dustry 55

Board of Trade, Officers of. . . 55
Board of Trade, Organizations

Embraced 55

Bolles & Rogers 91

Borden, Lewis M 325

Booss, Frederick 310

Booss, George 310

Bones ^ 502

Borup, Theodore 96

Boskowitz, A 91-279-290

Boskowitz, Ignatz 290

Boskowitz, Joseph. . ,91-220-279-290

Boskowitz, Leopold 131-290

Bossak, Arnold H 336

Bossak, Joseph M 336

Boston 99

Boughton, Ezra W 343

Boughton, E. C 276-292



Bovine Hair 500

Bow and Arrow Case 42

Bowsky, Adolph 366

Bowsky, Max 366

Boxer Uprising in China 429

Brain Dressing 357

Branding Seals 142

Brands and Trade Marks 371

Bristles 499

Brown Coney 419

Breeding in Captivity 266-267

Bresslcr, Henry 306

Briefner, Louis 295

Bright Eyes 520

Broadtail 423

Bromley, Henry A 100

Brook Mink 46

Brown Coney 419

Brushes 485

Brush-Dyed Skins 359

Bryan, John 115

Buckskin 503

Buckskin, Imitation of Cha-
mois 459

Bucktail Party 25

Buenos Aires Lamb Skins 448

Buffalo 220-292-449-495

Buffalo Coats 451

Buffalo Herds in Captivity . . . 452
Buffalo Hides, Dressed by

Squaws 451

Buffalo Hides in Canada 451

Buffalo Hides for Gloves 459

Buffalo Hides, Last Collection 450

Buffalo Hides Smoked 451

Buffalo Robe 451

Buffalo Robes 29, 31, 292, 299

Buffalo Robes, Final Receipts

at New York 450-451

Buffalo Robes, First and Last

Prices 451

Buffalo Robes, First White

Man Dressed 293

Buffalo Robes, "Indian Han-
dled" 451



CONTENTS



678



Buffalo Robes, "Whiteman

Dressed" 451

Buhl, Frederick 72

Buhl, Walter 72

Buhl, Newland & Co 74

Builders 529

Bulls 494-510

Burglars and Thieves 472

Burkhardt, A. E 348

Burkhardt, Carl 348

Burnett, W. J 98

Butler, Elliott L 290

Butler, Howard L 290

Butter Used in Fur Dressing. . 355

By-Products 501-503

Caama 436

Cain 14

Calf Skins 503-510

Canada 231-249

Canada, Early Trade 231

Canadian Manufacturers 239

Canadian Sealers 144

Canine Spirits 169

Cannon 258

Canoes 27-87-234

Cap of Maintenance 463

Cape Flattery 151

Cape Horn 150

Cape of Good Hope 151-438

Cape Town '. 456

Caracal 424

Caracul, Caracool 423

Caribou 459-507

Carnivorous Animals 519

Carroting 496-497

Carts 27

Carver, Captain 82

Cased % 471

Castillo Islands 150

Cat, Domestic

415-429-508-543-554-557

Cat Fur, Sundry .Names 415

Cat Fur, Uses 416

Cats, Good and Evil Spirits... 495
Cat Skins Bartered at Fairs... 416



Cat Skins Dyed at Leipzig 416

Centennial Exposition 117

Central America 230

Chamois 503

Chances 64-65

Chapal Freres & Co. C. & E.. 36^
Charter Members Raw Fur
Dealers Association State of

New York 110

Charter Members Raw Fur
Merchants Association City

of New York 53

Chase, James 115

Chemidlin, Jean B 281-294-303

Cheesbrough, Robert 115

Chetah 539

Chicago 90-291-305-450

Children Coney Sewers 421

China 118-119-149

189-293-424-427-500-508-526
China, Furs Generally Worn.. 428

China, Loot by Allies 429

China, Trade With Russia and

Siberia 427

Chinchilla 225-378

Chinchilla Breeding 380

Chinchilla Habitat 380

Chinchilla Skins, London 1883. 379
Chinchilla Skins, Prices 1883.. 379
Chinchillas Protected to 1922. 380

Chinese Dog Skins 279-293

Chinese Expert Fur Dressers

and Dyers 431

Chinese Export Trade 432

Chinese Goat Skins 456

Chinese Goat Plates and Robes 293

Chinese Manipulated Sable 428

Chinese Merchants Alert 428

Chonart, Medard 231

Chouteau, Jr., Charles P 31

Chouteau, Pierre 29-294

Cilley, John K 295

Cilley, Joseph L 295

Cimiotti, Ferdinand 152

Cimiotti, Gustave 152



574



CONTENTS



Civet, African 433-436

Civet Cat 212

Civet Cat Skin 213

Civet, Chinese 430

Clagg, William M 278

Clark, Jr., Louis 233

Claws 502

Clawson, J. V 304

Clipping 344

Coachmen's Capes 438

Coat of Arms, Characteristic

524-528

Cohn, Leo L 339

Cold Storage 111-509

Collections Sent to Holland. .18-19

Colobus, Black 441

Color 531

Color and Environment 533

Colt 504

Color and Motion 532

Color of Birds' Eggs 533

Columbia River 35

Columbian Exposition 117-316

Columbus, Christopher 16

Combinations 61-62-81

Combing ,. 356

Commodore Warren 292

Comparative Values 481-483

Competition 61, 235, 373

Conies 504

Coney Breeding in France 418

Coney Dyers, Belgian 420

Coney Dyers, French 419

Coney Dyers, German 411

Coney Dyers, Lissa 420

Coney Flesh as Food 418

Coney Imitations 359-420-421

Coney Fur in Hat Making 418

Coney Linings for Boots, etc. . 421

Coney Lining Plates 421

Coney Linings, Three Classes. 421

Coney, Natural 419

Coney Sewing by Children... 421
Coney Sewers at Lissa.. 421



Coney Skins Collected in

France 418

Conies, Belgian 420

Conies, French, Colors 418

Conies, German 415-420

Conies, Polish 420

Conies, "Russian" 421

Conies, "Shocks" 420

Conies, Spanish 420

Council, John 290

Consumer Pays the Duty 172

Consumption of Furs in Can-
ada 239

Consumption of Furs 1856.... 46

Contraband 143

Cook, Captain James 148

Copenhagen 397

Cooper, John M 110-345

Copper Island 151

Copper Island Fur Seals 147

Corbett, John N 344

Coronation Robes 403-460

Cotrell, Edgar 342

Cotrell, Joshua 342

Cotrell & Leonard 343

Cow Skins 458-510

Cox, Ernest C 123

Coyote 455

Coypu 380-498-506

Coypu, Attempt to Acclimatize 382

Coypu Hunting Season 381

Coypu Killed by Soldiers 381

Coypu Skins Sold by Weight.. 381

Cradle to Grave 565

Crimea Lamb Skins 448

Criminals Conditionally Par-
doned 454

Crooks, Ramsey 39-297-301

Crosett Island 149

Crowdus, J. C 87

Crowns 403-462

Crusoe and Friday 518

Customs Rulings 172

Cut Fur 495-500

Cut Fur, Classification 497



CONTENTS



575



Cut Fur, Differences 498

Cut Fur, Marks 499

Cutting 497

Cutting Skins 496

Czar's Robe at London 461

Dacosta, W. P 309

Dale, W. B 108

Danish Merchants 396

Dark Eyes 520

Davis, John 339

Davis, Law 143

Daughter of the American

Revolution 31

De Comeau, Olivier 296

Deer Horns 558

De Saible, Jean Baptiste 90

Deer Hair 499

Deer River 233

Deerskin Money 490

Deer Sacred in Japan 433-527

Deer Skins

83-230-292-296-458-503-558

Deer Tails 25

Deer, Virginia 459

Demarest, G. L 105

Deodorizing Skunk Fur. . .200-366

Designers, A Limit 187

Desolation Island 148

Detroit 72

Differences, Color and Value. . 24

Dingo, Wild Dog or Wolf 392

Dodd, Horace 102

Dog 168-504-515-559

Dog Skin Coats 457

Dog Skins 293-457

Doppelschreinge 421

Doughty Trappers 77

Down 501

Dressed, Then Dyed 356

Dressers and Dyers 366

Dressers' and Dyers' Board of

Trade 369

Dressing Deodorizes Fur 355

Dressing Renders Leather

Pliant 355



Dry Goods Firms Buy Furs.. 318

Drummers' Samples 475

Duckbill 390

Duke of Albemarle . . ." 255

Duke of York 19-255

Dutch Cats 422

Dutch Moles 422

Dutch Traders 18

Dyeing 358

Dyeing and Blending 358

Dyeing, Brushed On 359

Dyeing Develops Beauty and

Value 358

Dyeing, Dipping in Dye 359

Dyeing Fancy Colors 359

Dyeing Formulas Secret 358

Dyeing in United States 358

Dyeing Superstition 360-361

Ear of the Ox 488

Earl of Arlington 255

Earl Craven 255

Early Colonists 17

Early History 12-21

Early Mediums of Exchange.. 62

Early Traders 22

Early Seal Dressing and Dye-
ing 115

Ears 518

Ears, Mobile 518-520

Ears, Rabbit and Lynx 519

East India Company 427

Easter Fair at Leipzig 412

Eichorn, John 103

Eider Down 396-397-468

Einstein, Moses 326

Eisenbach Bros. & Co 50

Eisenbauer, William 278

Electric Seal 155-419

Elk, Habitat 458

Elk Skins 255-293-408-458

Ely, Moses 316

Empress Josephine 461

Empress of Austria 461

Empress of China 461

Engaging an Interpreter 81-82



576



CONTENTS



Enlisting 78-80

English Colonies 17

English Lambskins 448

English Names of Fur-Bear-
ers 218

Environment 531-532-534

English Regiments 453

Ermine 402-460-464

Ermine Tails 403

Ermine Trapping for Royalty. 460

Esau 22-555

Eskimo 397-505-506-522-528

Eskimo Animalistic 524

Eskimo Couch 468

Eskimo Men and Women

Dress Alike 468

Eskimo Quiver 43

Eskimo Women Prepare Furs 467

Eskimo Wolf Dog 455

Eskimos Excel in Fur Dressing 354

Europe 399-450-454

European Lynx 416

Evolution 392-438-493-494

Exodus, Colored Skins 358

Eyes 516-545

Eyes, Colors of 516

Eyes of Eagle, Hawk and Vul-
ture 517

Fairs 427-442

Fairs, Precaution Against Fire 443

Falkland Islands 150

False Prophets' Apparel 465

Fancy Colors 359-374

Fartar Sable 424

Fashion 182

Fashion Changes Frequently.. 185

Fashion Rules 186-202-207-361

Fashions' Decrees 186

Fat 502

Favre Theodore 366

Fawn 449-468

Feathers 500-501

Feet 516-523-524

Feline 415-538

Fennec 254-436



Ferguson, Paul R 95-96

Fertilizer 503

Fifty Below Zero 398

Films 503

Finger Prints 513

Finis 564-565

First Active Sense 514-520

First Fur Coats 7

Fisher 244-245

Fishing Birds 540

Fitch 400-413

Flag on Seal Islands 71

Flaxman Dana 334

Fleet, William H 279

Flippers 505-523

Flour, Used in Fur Dressing. . 556
Flying Squirrel 395-
Foot Prints 516-517

Foreign Furs Inhibited in Eng-
land 385

Foreign Trade 58

Fort Anderson 43

Fort Benton 101-220-299

Fort Concho 220

Fort Dearborn 90

Fort Griffin 220

Fort Henry 39

Fort Laramie 82-83

Fort McLeod 38

Fort Pierre Chouteau 29-31

Fort Rice lOl

Fort Snelling 29

Fort Tecumseh 29

Fort Union 31-101

Fort William 83

Forts 37-258

Forty Beaver Skins 19

Foster, Jr., Hull 348

Foster, H. Z 346

Foul Cat 412

Foul Martin 412

Fox . . .237-504-505-517-528-535-539-
549-552-553-656

Fox and Ptarmigan 535

Fox, Black 251



CONTENTS



677^



Fox, Blue 122-125-251-396

Fox Breeding 267

Fox, Criss 126-252

Fox Evolution and Apothcsis. 493

Fox Flesh as Food 505

Fox Fur, Uses of 254

Fox, Grey 253

Fox, Kitt or Swift 254

Fox, Most Numerous 253

Fox Red 253

Fox, Siberian Black 433

Fox, Silver 125-251

Fox, White 122-125-251-396

Fox, Yellow 254

Fox Skins, Values, 1912 125

Fox Tricks 513-550-551-552

Foxes 250-524-536

Foxes Everywhere 254

Foxes, Colors in Litter 14-536

France 416-456

Franchere Gabriel. .263-294-296-303

Eraser, Alfred 298

French at St. Lawrence River. 20

French Mink 46

French Names of Fur-Bearers 218

French Sable 199-475

French Seal 155

Frobisher, Benjamin 234

Frobisher, Joseph 234

Fuchs, Karl 311

Funsten Bros. & Co 83-84

Fur and Hair, Distinction 473

Fur Apparel in Russia 408

Fur-Bearers, Canada 237

Fur-Bearers, Characters 524

Fur-Bearers Differ 24

Fur-Bearers Endure Cold and

Heat 521-522

Fur-Bearers Nocturnal 9-528

Fur-Bearers, United States... 23
Fur-Bearers, Source of Mystery 510

Fur-Brokers 85

Fur Cash 490-492

Fur Clothing 466-470

Fur Dressers and Dyers 366



Fur Dressers' and Dyers' Board

of Trade 369

Fur Dressing 354-358

Fur Dressing, First Done by

Women 354

Fur Dressing Preceded Civil-
ization 354

Fur Dressing, Where Conduct-
ed 357

Fur Dyeing 358

Fur Emporium, The 234

Fur-Felt Hat Making 495-499

Fur Felt 473

Fur Food 504-508

Fur Gloves 458

Fur and Hair, Differences. .362-364

Fur Headwear 408

Fur Industry Fascinating 469

Fur Laws, Alaska 166

Fur Laws, Canada 166

Fur Laws Should Be En-
forced 166

Fur Manufacturers, Number.. 45

Fur Merchants 274-307

Fur Merchants' Credit Asso-
ciation 50-114

Fur Merchants of New York. 45
"Fur News" Quotations ...481-483

Fur Petticoats 408

Fur Pieces 503

Fur Poor Conductor of Heat

525-526

Fur Seal 134-539-555

Fur Seal as Food 506

Fur Seal Avoids Ice 135

Fur Seal, Catch 1870-1889 139

Fur Seal, Closed Killing Sea-
son 147

Fur Seal, Color 136

Fur Seal, Cost to Lessees 139

Fur Seal Dyeing. .115-116-117-359-
360-361-367-368

Fur Seal, Habits of 137

Fur Seal, Latin Names 155

Fur Seal, Mysterious Migration 137



678



CONTENTS



Fur Seal, Number of 146

Fur Seal, Old Males Fast 135

Fur Seal Oil 507

Fur Seal Period for Killing... 140
Fur S^eal, Profits of Lessees... .140

Fur Seal Rookeries 148

Fur Seal Sales, Dates 386

Fur Seal Skins, Plucking. . .364-365
Fur Seal Skins, Prices 1910-

1913 .' 124-125

Fur Seal Skins Rejected 146

Fur Seals 119-121-432

Ft^r Seals, Russian Catch 150

Fur Seals, Winter Home 137

Fur Trade, The Term 15

Fur Traders 40-41

Fur Trading, England and

Russia 385

Fur Wearers, Asia 423

Fur Wearers, Percentage of.. 374

Fur Wearing Restricted 385

Furrier 175

Furriers Patron Saints 371

Furry Coats 525-529-536

Furry Felt 522

Furs and Peltries, Trade Terms 470

Furs and Stocks 45

Furs Exchanged for Silk and

Tea 427

Furs in Heraldry 462-463

Furs in Lieu of Fire 428

Furs Medium of Exchange 278

Furs Reserved to Royalty.... 468

Furs Universally Popular 469

Furs, Uses of by Indians 42

Furs Worn by Nobles 468

Furs Worn by Titled Persons 468
Furs Worn by the Wealthy... 468

Galigher, John 342

Galigher, Louis C 342

Galloway 510

Galloway Coats 510

Galls 502

Gauchos 381

Gaudig & Blum, G.. 113-280-294-347



Geese Skins 428

General Appraisers 171

Genesis 5

Genet 416-435

George, Edwin S 74

Georger, Louis F 316

German Names of Fur-Bearers 218

Germany 410

Germany, Fur-Bearers 410

Giants and Pigmies 527

Ginseng 217

Glanz, Charles 91

Glove Stock 457

Gloves, Furs Used 458

Glue 503

Glutton 247

Goats 456-526-555

Goats, Angora 456

Goats, Chinese 456

Goats, Rocky Mountain. . .456-459

Goat Skin Plates 457

Goat Skins 293-503-504

Goat Skins, As Imitations 457

Goat Skins Dyed at Lyons 456

Goat Skins Dyed in United

States 457

Goat Skins Tanned in China.. 457

Goat Skins, Uses of 457

God Did Not Make a Monkey
in Order to Create a Man.. 440

Goge, John J 86

Gold Medals, Paris 310-316

Gold Medals, Philadelphia 117

Good Luck 66

Goodman, Emil 334

Goose 172

Goose Farms 422

Gordon, C. W 95

Gordon, Richard 95

Gordon & Ferguson 95

Government Engages in Seal-
ing 123

Government Buyers of Furs. . . 511
Grabowsky, John Rudolph . . . 347
Grabowsky, William 347



CONTENTS



579



Grading 227

Graft in China 429

Grand Prize Louisiana Pur-
chase Exposition 313

Crasser, John C 367

Great Britain 384-523

Great Britain, Fur-Bearers Ex-
terminated 385

Great Britain, Prominence in

Fur Trade 385

Great Britain, Urged to Pur-
chase Russian-America 259

Great Loft Buildings 375

Greely Expedition 398

Greenfield, David 311

Greenland 262-396-397

Green Skins 472

Greenewald, Simon 131

Gregory, John 234

Grinnell Land 398

Ground Hog 537

Gouse and Weasel 534

Gunther, Christian G 315

Gunther, Ernest R 315

Gunther, Francis Frederick . . 316

Gunther, Franklin L 315

Gunther, John Charles 316

Gunther, William Henry 316

Haas Leopold 317

Habbert, C. H. , . ! 278-299

Hair 474

Hair Seal Leather 266

Hair Seal Oil 262-264

Hair Seal Skins 458

Hair Seal, Weight of Young . . 264
Hair Sealing, Catch Regulated 264

Hair Sealing, Dangers of 265

Hair Sealing, Division of Prof-
its 265

Hair Sealing, Killing Cruel... 265

Hair Seals 263-266-396-505-539

Hair Seals, Descriptive Names 262
Hair Seals Born on Ice Fields 263

Hair Seals, First Catch 263

Hair Seals, in Arctics 266



Hair Seals, in White Sea 265

Hair Seals, Method of Capture 264

Hair Seals, Number of 263

Hair Skin Shakos 454

Hair Seals, Time Born 263

Hairs 499

Half- Persians 447

Halle Brothers 343

Halsey, John C 35

Hamster Linings 414

Hamilton, L. A 325

Hamster Killed to Recover

Buried Grain 413

Hamster Burrows 413

Hamster 413-505

Hamster Oddly Marked 413

Hamster Plates 414

Hansen, John E 105

Harbor Seals 262

Hare and Rabbit Skins 296

Hares 408-414-423-432-433-435-

506-519-551
Hares as Food and Clothing.. 433

Hare's Foot 556

Hares' Fur as Imitations. .405-433

Hares in Scotland 415

Harp Seal 262

Harris, B 83

Harris, Henry 317

Harris & Russak 310-317

Hart, Taylor & Co 220

Hartman, Otto 74

Hartz Mountains 413

Hatters Chief Retailers of Furs

317-318

Hatters' Fur 496-499

Hawk 517-539

Hawley, A. F 31

Heads 489

Heads, Artificial 489

Heilbronner, Alexander 326

Henry, Alexander 27

Heron 517

Herpich, Charles A 299

Herskovitz, Albert 281



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CONTENTS



Herskovitz, Max 281

Herskovitz & Roth 281

Herx, F. Theodore 318

Herzig, George Bernard 224

Herzig, Simon 224

Hibernating, The Reason 525

Hibernators 537

Hill, G. H 313

Hillis, Edward W 91

Hoenck, Richard P 347

Hoenigsberger, A 91

Hoenigsberger, Dave 91

Hoenigsberger, Harry L 91

Hoffman, Joshua 100

Holland 422

Hollander, A 369

Hollander & Son, A. 369

Hollander, Michael 369

Honorable Mention 341-348

Hooded Seal 263

Hops 547

Horns and Hoofs 522

Horse and Colt Skins 458-510

House Cat 215

House Cat Everywhere 215

House Cat Fur, Where Used. 215

Houses in Trees 531

Hubbard, O. C 105

Hudson Bay 232

Hudson Bay Sable 242

Hudson, Henry 17-18-357

Hudson River 18

Hudson Seal 153-155-156-187



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