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"Upper and Middle Cherokee (Tsălaki)," vocabulary and kinship charts 1885, 1886 and August - November, 1887

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Informant:
Smith, N. Jarrett Cherokee
Smith, Ross Cherokee
Blythe, James Cherokee
Blythe, David Cherokee
Physical description:
159 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1885, 1886 and August - November, 1887
Notes:
Mooneyʹs informant in 1885 and 1886 in Washington for the Upper Cherokee was N. J. Smith (Tsálatihĭ), "chief of the East Cherokees," and in North Carolina in 1887 Mooney revised the Upper Cherokee with N. J. Smithʹs brother, Ross Smith. The Middle Cherokee was recorded in 1887 on the reservation from James Blythe, "the official interpreter, and his brother David . . . ." The Middle Cherokee is "written or underlined with red ink." (See title page)
Autograph Document Signed
Summary:
Recorded in the schedule of John Wesley Powellʹs Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages.
Cite as:
Manuscript 351, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 351
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_2134

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