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MS 3992-b Drawings of Iroquois myths and festivals

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
6 Drawings
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Numbers 1, 5, and 6 have annotated captions by J. N. B. Hewitt on the front. Numbers 1-5 have annotated captions by W. N. Fenton on the reverse.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3992-B
Local Note:
graphite, crayon and ink drawings
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois  Search this
Rituals, formulas and ceremonies -- Iroquois  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3992B
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MS 3992-b Drawings of Iroquois myths and festivals
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National Anthropological Archives
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Misc [Iroquois-Seneca]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Container:
Box 145
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957-1966
Collection Restrictions:
Files containing Sturtevant's students' grades have been restricted, as have his students' and colleagues' grant and fellowships applications. Restricted files were separated and placed at the end of their respective series in boxes 87, 264, 322, 389-394, 435-436, 448, 468, and 483. For preservation reasons, his computer files are also restricted. Seminole sound recordings are restricted. Access to the William C. Sturtevant Papers requires an apointment.
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Collection Citation:
William C. Sturtevant papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 2: Research Files / 2.4: Iroquois
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National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref5010

[Photocopy prints of Iroquois, Seneca, Mohawk]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Container:
Box 165
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2000
Collection Restrictions:
Files containing Sturtevant's students' grades have been restricted, as have his students' and colleagues' grant and fellowships applications. Restricted files were separated and placed at the end of their respective series in boxes 87, 264, 322, 389-394, 435-436, 448, 468, and 483. For preservation reasons, his computer files are also restricted. Seminole sound recordings are restricted. Access to the William C. Sturtevant Papers requires an apointment.
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Collection Citation:
William C. Sturtevant papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 2: Research Files / 2.4: Iroquois
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National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref5663

[...]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
This box contains card files with Iroquois (Seneca-Cayuga) field notes. Listed below are the titles of the index cards dividers.
Collection Restrictions:
Files containing Sturtevant's students' grades have been restricted, as have his students' and colleagues' grant and fellowships applications. Restricted files were separated and placed at the end of their respective series in boxes 87, 264, 322, 389-394, 435-436, 448, 468, and 483. For preservation reasons, his computer files are also restricted. Seminole sound recordings are restricted. Access to the William C. Sturtevant Papers requires an apointment.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
William C. Sturtevant papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 2: Research Files / 2.4: Iroquois
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National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref5865

[...]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
This box contains card files with Iroquois (Seneca-Cayuga) field notes. Listed below are the titles of the index cards dividers.
Collection Restrictions:
Files containing Sturtevant's students' grades have been restricted, as have his students' and colleagues' grant and fellowships applications. Restricted files were separated and placed at the end of their respective series in boxes 87, 264, 322, 389-394, 435-436, 448, 468, and 483. For preservation reasons, his computer files are also restricted. Seminole sound recordings are restricted. Access to the William C. Sturtevant Papers requires an apointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
William C. Sturtevant papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 2: Research Files / 2.4: Iroquois
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National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref5943

[...]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
This box contains card files with Iroquois (Seneca-Cayuga) field notes. Listed below are the titles of the index cards dividers.
Collection Restrictions:
Files containing Sturtevant's students' grades have been restricted, as have his students' and colleagues' grant and fellowships applications. Restricted files were separated and placed at the end of their respective series in boxes 87, 264, 322, 389-394, 435-436, 448, 468, and 483. For preservation reasons, his computer files are also restricted. Seminole sound recordings are restricted. Access to the William C. Sturtevant Papers requires an apointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
William C. Sturtevant papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 2: Research Files / 2.4: Iroquois
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National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref5995

Mythological Figure with Legs Only, and Four Warrior Figures Drawing

Collection Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08662200

NAA MS 3992-B
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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White Dog Sacrifice Drawing

Collection Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08662300

NAA MS 3992-B
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Herald of Midwinter Festival Walking on Path to Longhouse Drawing

Collection Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08662400

NAA MS 3992-B
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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The Good Hunter and Council of Mystic Animals or Animal-Helpers Drawing

Collection Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Scope and Contents:
Origin Legend of Little Water Society
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08662500

NAA MS 3992-B
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Dance of Ghosts in Spirit-Land Drawing

Collection Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08662600

NAA MS 3992-B
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 3992-b Drawings of Iroquois myths and festivals
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National Anthropological Archives
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Indians Making Oblations to the Moon-Goddess Drawing

Collection Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08662700

NAA MS 3992-B
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Red Jacket

Possible attribution:
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
Sitter:
Red Jacket, c. 1758 - 20 Jan 1830  Search this
Culture:
Red Jacket: Native American\American Indian\Eastern Great Lakes\Eastern Woodlands\Iroquois\Seneca  Search this
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Red Jacket: Male  Search this
Red Jacket: Native American\Orator  Search this
Red Jacket: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Red Jacket: Native American\Treaty Negotiator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Joseph K. Hill
Object number:
MO990016
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_MO990016

MS 1618 Seneca vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Creator:
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906  Search this
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
112 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Copy by J.N.B. Hewitt from Manuscript Number 1765, with some additional words added by Hewitt (e.g., cf. page 199 in the original and Hewitt's copy).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1618
Local Note:
Manuscript document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1618, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1618
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1618
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MS 1765 Seneca vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Creator:
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906  Search this
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
126 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages 1880. Includes terms added in ink by J.N.B. Hewitt, which are also in Manuscript Number 1618, Hewitt's copy of this vocabulary. Also includes terms for the parts of the body in an unidentified language and unidentified handwriting, written along side of the Seneca terms on pages 78-79. Filed with Manuscript 1618.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1765
Local Note:
Autograph document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1765, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1765
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1765
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MS 380 Seneca vocabulary and verb conjugations in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Collector:
Smith, Erminnie A. (Erminnie Adele), 1836-1886  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
150 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
July, 1880
Scope and Contents:
Recorded in Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages 1880 in J. N. B. Hewitt's handwriting. This contains most of the same material as Manuscript Number 373, but the orthography is different, and this vocabulary contains more words and lacks most of the grammar found at the end of Manuscript Number 373.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 380
Local Note:
manuscript document signed
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 380, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS380
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms380
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MS 2315 Thanksgiving Text

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
18 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1896
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2315
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2315, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2315
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2315
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MS 3598 Notes on Social Organization- The Family, the gens, the clan

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
65 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Suffrage  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca -- kinship terms  Search this
Iroquois -- clans  Search this
Iroquois -- Kinship  Search this
Iroquois -- succession  Search this
Iroquois -- Ohwachira  Search this
Iroquois -- Akianer  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca -- clans  Search this
Iroquois -- Social organization  Search this
Family -- Iroquois  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1896, 1914, 1916
Scope and Contents:
Also Ohwachira; notes on suffrage, succession and function of clans; Akianer (Cuoq's List); Seneca clans, kinship terms.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3598
Local Note:
See Number 1634.
Topic:
Kinship -- Iroquois  Search this
Social organization -- Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3598, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3598
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3598
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MS 3481 Seneca word list

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
59 Sheets
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Sheets
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3481
Topic:
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3481, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3481
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3481
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MS 3580 Iroquois Texts

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Davey, R.  Search this
Charles, Chief  Search this
Jacobs, John  Search this
Translator:
Hill, Hilton M.  Search this
Names:
Dekanawidah, 16th century?  Search this
Hiawatha  Search this
Extent:
133 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- League  Search this
Iroquois -- ascendancy of war chiefs  Search this
Iroquois -- Mohawk -- Owachira  Search this
Iroquois -- Mohawk -- clans  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca -- league traditions  Search this
Iroquois -- down fended  Search this
Iroquois -- Oneida -- titles  Search this
Iroquois -- law of the woman chief  Search this
Iroquois -- Mohawk  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Iroquois -- Cayuga  Search this
Iroquois -- Oneida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Cayuga Indians  Search this
Mohawk Indians  Search this
Oneida Indians  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1925-26 -1917
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Notes on Dekanawida text; Hiawatha; notes on the League; notes to Seneca League traditions; translation by Hilton M. Hill, Seneca, official interpreter of the Six Nations Agency, Brantford; "down fended" explained; Mohawk Owachira and clans, 1932; Oneida titles (Jacob Hess, 1930); notes to texts, Charles, 1917 (1928); insert in the law of the woman chief, English; ascendancy of War Chiefs; Procedure by R. Davey, Cayuga chief, 1925-6. Also Principles of the League, text, typed, 19 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3580
Other Title:
Principles of the League
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois  Search this
Kinship -- Mohawk clans  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3580, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3580
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3580
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