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Collection Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Extent:
4 Folders
Container:
Box 47, Item 323
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1893 October-November
Scope and Contents:
Texts written by Philip Longtail, with phonetic transcriptions and interlinear translations and notes by Dorsey. Contents: 1. Story of Watequka and his brothers. Phonetic transcription and interlinear translation by Dorsey, 13 pages. Notes 27 pages. 2. The Captive Boys. Text written by Longtail, 26 pages. Phonetic transcription and interlinear translation by Dorsey, 12 pages. Notes 14 pages. 3. The Man who went to the Upper and Lower Worlds. Text by Longtail, 25 pages. Phonetic transcript and interlinear translation by Dorsey, 11 pages. Notes, 12 pages. 4. The Fatal House, Text by Longtail, 9 pages. Phonetic transcription and interlinear translation by Dorsey, 4 pages. Notes, 6 pages. 5. The Two Brothers. Text by Longtail, 39 pages. Phonetic transcription and interlinear translation by Dorsey, 21 pages. Notes, 30 pages. 6. Iron Staff and his Companions. Text by Longtail, 34 pages. Phonetic transcription and interlinear translation by Dorsey, 27 pages. Notes, 14 pages. 7. The Rich Man, Boy, and Horse. Text by Longtail, 44 pages. Phonetic transcription and interlinear translation by Dorsey, 46 pages. Notes, 13 pages. Miscellaneous notes found attached, 20 pages. 8. The Man with Two Heads. Phonetic transcription and interlinear translation by Dorsey. 19 pages.
Collection Restrictions:
The James O. Dorsey Papers are open for research. Access to the James O. Dorsey Papers requires an appointment
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4800 James O. Dorsey papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 4800 James O. Dorsey papers
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
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