The ghost gamble

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The ghost gamble. Gambling for the possessions of the dead. Illustration from A Further Contribution to the Study of Mortuary Customs of the North American Indians by Dr HC Yarrow, Act Asst Surg, USA From the First Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1879–80 by JW Powell, Director (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1881).

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