Lewis Henry Morgan, Communications from Lewis Henry Morgan, Esq. of Rochester, (1849).

 Lewis Henry Morgan, Report to the Regents of the University, Upon the Articles Furnished the Indian Collection, (1850).

 Lewis Henry Morgan, League of the Ho-deʹ-no-sau-nee, or Iroquois, (1851).

▸ Lewis Henry Morgan, Diffusion Against Centralization, A Lecture Delivered Before the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanic’s Association, on its Third Anniversary, (January 6, 1852).

 Lewis Henry Morgan, Report on the Fabrics, Inventions, Implements, and Utensils of the Iroquois, (1852).

 Lewis Henry Morgan, The American Beaver and His Works, (1868).

▸ Lewis Henry Morgan, Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family, (1871).

▸ Lewis Henry Morgan, Stone and Bone Implements of the Arickarees, (1871).

 Lewis Henry Morgan, Ancient Society or Ancient Society or Researches in the Lines of Human Progress from Savagery through Barbarism to Civilization, (1877).

 Lewis Henry Morgan, Houses and House-Life of the American Aborigines, (1881).

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