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Koasati linguistic material; and ethnographic notes and census data on the Koasati and Alibamu 1906-1930

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Creator:
Swanton, John Reed
Informant:
Langley, Jackson
Physical description:
105 pages
Culture:
Alibamu
Koasati Indians
Alabama Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1906-1930
Notes:
Swanton worked with the Alibamu in 1906-1913, and with the Koasati from 1912-1930, according to Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 28, page 13; AR 34, page 13-14; and AR 48, page 5.
Summary:
Contents: "Population of Koasati village." Manuscript document with A. title by Swanton. 2 pages. Kinship terms. Autograph document 4 pages. Koasati words and phrases. 14 pages. Koasati texts with interlinear English "collected Jul. 23-Aug. 1, 1930, from Jackson Langley." [Kinder, Louisiana (Cf. Number 4154)] Autograph document. 36 pages. Koasati stories, and ethnographic notes on the Koasati, Alabama, and Tunica; in English. Autograph document. 33 pages. Lists of names and clan affiliations of the Koasati and Alabama in Louisiana. Autograph and Manuscript Document. 5 pages. "Census of the Alibamo [sic] and Koasati in Polk County, Texas 1910," with names and clan affiliations. Autograph document. 25 pages. Typescript Document with Autograph and Manuscript annotations. 11 pages. List of Alibamu and Koasati English and native names. Autograph documet. 2 pages.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4153, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Censuses--Koasati
Censuses--Alibamu
Kinship--Koasati
Kinship--Alibamu
Names--Koasati
Names--Alibamu
Folklore--Koasati
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4153
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

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