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Kanuta- Medicine

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
6 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1888-1889
Scope and Contents:
Origin of White Corn. Text and English translation.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1625
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1625, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1625
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1625
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MS 2361 A man, a raccoon, and the Rattlesnake people: a Tuscarora Iroquoian mythic text

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Henry, Joseph (Tuscarora)  Search this
Extent:
23 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
With English translation, 15 page typescript.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2361
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2361, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2361
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2361
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MS 3144 The story of the Father, His Seven Sons, and a Daughter- "The Acts of the Seventh Son"

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
26 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3144
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3144, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3144
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3144
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MS 3567 Iroquois Texts

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
87 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Susquehanna Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1925-
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Linguistic notes, lists of words; etymology of the name of the League "The people of the longhouse." Iroquois loan words in Algonquin; place names; personal names- Susquehanna; Onondaga adverbs and particles; notes- Mrs Jones, 1925- Onondaga; classification of Iroquoian languages; Seneca vocabulary.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3567
Topic:
Names, place -- Iroquois  Search this
Names, Personal -- Iroquois  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Susquehannock  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3567, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3567
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3567
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MS 3590 Tuscarora adoption historical tradition

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Translator:
Buck, John, Chief  Search this
Extent:
14 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Iroquois -- Cayuga  Search this
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Cayuga Indians  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1899-1882 (1921) 1927
Scope and Contents:
From John A. Gibson, 1899- translated into Cayuga by Chief John Buck, Jr (1917); Legend of Ka-hwi'-ya (Phebe bird), Mr Buck; Creek Song, Bear, December 19, 1882, copied 1921.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3590
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3590, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3590
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3590
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MS 391 The Affinity between the Cheroki language and the Huron, Tuskarora, and Iroquois Dialects

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Extent:
23 pages
Culture:
Huron  Search this
Cherokee  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Wyandot Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
June, 1885
Biographical / Historical:
Published in American Philological Society Transactions, 1885.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 391
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 391, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS391
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms391
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MS 421 Tuscarora grammatical notes

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
142 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
November 1890
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 421
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 421, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS421
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms421
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MS 422 Ten tales or legends, with translations

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
72 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Drawings
Date:
1888 ?
Scope and Contents:
Contents: 1. U-stru-ri or the Prophetic Bird-like Being (text and translation.) 2. Ru-ren f-a- A Monster (Miss Lucinda Thompson, 1888, text and translation). 3. Duel between a lame dog and a Fox (translation only). 4. Tradition of the elopment of a woman with an owl (text and translation.) 5. An uncle and his nephew, or The child adopted by the bear (Miss L. Thompson, text and translation.) 6. A man entertained by the thunderer (text and translation). 7. Superstition about dogs (translation only). 8. Making a stone giant (text and translation). 9. The Vampire Doll (translation only). 10. Ka-nen-hen'twa t or Mysterious Insect (text and translation, 2 copies of translation). Includes pencil and crayon drawing of the Mythic Bird.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 422
Other Title:
U-stru-ri or The Prophetic Bird-like Being
Ru-ren f-a- A Monster
Duel between a lame dog and a fox
Tradition of the elopement of a woman with an owl
An uncle and his nephew, or The child adopted by the bear
A man entertained by the thunderer
Superstition about dogs
Making a stone giant
The Vampire Doll
Ka-nen-hen'twa t or Mysterious Insect
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois  Search this
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 422, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS422
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms422
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MS 435 List of 31 Remedies among the Tuskaroras

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
15 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1888
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 435
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Medicine -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 435, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS435
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms435
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MS 436 Legends

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
37 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1889-1892
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Beginning of Witchcraft, 4 pages; The Captive Girl, 12 pages; The So-Called Witch Medicine, 5 pages (Onondaga- John Buck); The Magical Finger, 3 pages (Tuscarora); The Stone Giants, 5 pages (Onondaga); Monster Clitoris, 3 pages (Seneca). All English translations.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 436
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 436, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS436
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms436
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MS 445 Six legends

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Translator:
Thompson, Lucinda  Search this
Extent:
40 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
March 1890
Scope and Contents:
Contents: The Pythoness (see also Number 441); The Rabbit and the Hunter; A competative exhibition of Wizard Powers; The Orphan and the Buffalo; Tuscarora customs and beliefs; Story of Ka-tar'-hwa't, a fabulous reptile which in the form of a woman marries a man. A man-eating Ghost, 5 pages translation (Lucinda Thompson).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 445
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 445, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS445
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms445
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Cradleboard

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Possible owner:
William Clement Bryant (Wlliam C. Bryant), Non-Indian, 1830-1898  Search this
Previous owner:
William Letchworth Bryant (William L. Bryant), Non-Indian, 1871-1947  Search this
Seller:
William Letchworth Bryant (William L. Bryant), Non-Indian, 1871-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide thong/babiche, stone, metal nails
Techniques:
Carved, bent, incised, nailed, tied
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
New York; USA
Catalog Number:
10/4021
Barcode:
104021.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_112454
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Moccasins

Photographer:
Cynthia Hoscutt (Cynthia Tecommwas Hoscott), Mohegan, 1778-1855  Search this
Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Previous owner:
Moses Fielding, Mohegan, 1833-1897  Search this
Abel E. Brooks (A.E. Brooks), Non-Indian, 1833-1917  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, cotton cloth, velveteen, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, lined, appliquéd, raised beadwork, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Ontario, New York; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created:
1860-1890
Catalog Number:
1/1148
Barcode:
011148.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11977
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Handbag/purse

Culture/People:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Handbag/purse
Media/Materials:
Velveteen, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, cotton thread
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork
Dimensions:
17 x 14.5 x 21 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
1/1733
Barcode:
011733.000
See related items:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_12445
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Handbag/purse

Culture/People:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Handbag/purse
Media/Materials:
Velveteen, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, sequins, cotton thread
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
1/1740
Barcode:
011740.000
See related items:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_12452
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Handbag/purse

Culture/People:
probably Tuscarora (attributed); collected among the Stockbridge Mahican  Search this
Previous owner:
Lucinda Quinney (Mrs. John W. Quinney), Stockbridge Mahican, ca. 1806-1880  Search this
Phoebe Ann Doxtater Quinney, Stockbridge Mahican, 1860-1936  Search this
Paul J. Warner (Paul John Warner), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Paul J. Warner (Paul John Warner), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Handbag/purse
Media/Materials:
Velvet, glass bead/beads, silk ribbon
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork, edge beaded, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
New York; USA
Catalog Number:
16/5486
Barcode:
165486.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Stockbridge Mahican
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_177285
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Handbag/purse

Culture/People:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles E. Locke (Charles Erie Locke/C.E. Locke), Non-Indian, 1850-1919  Search this
Seller:
Charles E. Locke (Charles Erie Locke/C.E. Locke), Non-Indian, 1850-1919  Search this
Object Name:
Handbag/purse
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, twine/string, cotton thread
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
1/6946
Barcode:
016946.000
See related items:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_17911
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Tablecloth

Culture/People:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles E. Locke (Charles Erie Locke/C.E. Locke), Non-Indian, 1850-1919  Search this
Seller:
Charles E. Locke (Charles Erie Locke/C.E. Locke), Non-Indian, 1850-1919  Search this
Object Name:
Tablecloth
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, ribbon, glass bead/beads, cotton thread
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork
Dimensions:
148.6 x 133.4 cm
Object Type:
Furnishings (Home)
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
1/6953
Barcode:
016953.000
See related items:
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_17918
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Handbag/purse

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Handbag/purse
Media/Materials:
Velveteen, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, sequins, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, lined, raised beadwork, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Ontario, New York; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
18/4948
Barcode:
184948.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197395
Additional Online Media:

Handbag/purse

Culture/People:
probably Tuscarora (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Handbag/purse
Media/Materials:
Velvet, ribbon, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Raised beadwork , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
New York; USA
Catalog Number:
18/4949
Barcode:
184949.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197396
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