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Ghost Science

Photographer:
Duane Slick, Meskwaki (Fox)/Winnebago [Nebraska], b. 1961  Search this
Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Duane Slick, Meskwaki (Fox)/Winnebago [Nebraska], b. 1961  Search this
Previous owner:
Duane Slick, Meskwaki (Fox)/Winnebago [Nebraska], b. 1961  Search this
Seller:
Duane Slick, Meskwaki (Fox)/Winnebago [Nebraska], b. 1961  Search this
Title:
Ghost Science
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Linen, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
27 x 39 x 2 1/4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Providence; Providence County; Rhode Island; USA
Date created:
2007
Catalog Number:
26/9222
Barcode:
269222.000
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Meskwaki (Fox)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_409822

Cacao History and Science: An Uncommon Conversation

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
video/mp4
Uploaded:
Fri, 12 Aug 2011 19:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Native Americans  Search this
American Indians  Search this
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Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Live Events
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_f9ddb4149f1c2d084358dda58d87744d

Writings: "A Chapter of Moral Science"

Collection Creator:
Tibbles, Thomas Henry, 1840-1928  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Thomas Henry Tibbles papers, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Thomas Henry Tibbles papers
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-066-ref63

Cacao History and Science: An Uncommon Conversation

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
video/mp4
Uploaded:
Fri, 12 Aug 2011 19:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Native Americans  Search this
American Indians  Search this
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Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Live Events in HD
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_82c79c9aae203a92bb513153a79628e2

Cacao History and Science: An Uncommon Conversation

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
video/mp4
Uploaded:
Fri, 12 Aug 2011 19:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Native Americans  Search this
American Indians  Search this
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Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Live Events in HD
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_e0981c64e0afd561d26c3228deec33ca

Cacao History and Science: An Uncommon Conversation

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
video/mp4
Uploaded:
Fri, 12 Aug 2011 19:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Native Americans  Search this
American Indians  Search this
See more episodes:
Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Live Events
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_c60515c12f8b7ea1ea8f40c9dcff50fc

Booklet- This is Carlisle

Collection Publisher:
United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.)  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1908
Scope and Contents:
This booklet entitled, "This is Carlisle" was produced and published by the Carlisle Indian School printing press in 1908. It includes photographs, a description of the school activities and history, and lists of students.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); George Conner Carlisle Indian School collection, NMAI.AC.250; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Conner Carlisle Indian School collection
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National Museum of the American Indian
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Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Whilkut (Redwood Indians)  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
2/3420
Barcode:
023420.000
See related items:
Whilkut (Redwood Indians)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_24858
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Thunderbird mask

Culture/People:
Makah  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Thunderbird mask
Media/Materials:
Wood, hair, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
27.5 x 18 x 10.1 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Native Term:
chi-bo-quist
Place:
Neah Bay, Makah Reservation; Clallam County; Washington; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
1/9326
Barcode:
019326.000
See related items:
Makah
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20324
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Shoulder bag pouch

Culture/People:
probably Lenape (Delaware) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Family of Cowling, Non-Indian  Search this
James Moody, Non-Indian  Search this
Rochester Museum and Science Center (Rochester Municipal Museum)  Search this
Object Name:
Shoulder bag pouch
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, porcupine quills, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Sewn, quill embroidered, dyed
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Pennsylvania; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1760-1785
Catalog Number:
14/3271
Barcode:
143271.000
See related items:
Lenape (Delaware)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_153965
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Vantage Point - Behind the Scenes (Mario Martinez painting)

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2010-09-15T17:10:37.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_LcbYzSKF4dw

Spinning top

Culture/People:
Wind River Shoshone  Search this
Collector:
Stewart Culin, Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
John Wanamaker, Non-Indian, 1838-1922  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Spinning top
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
9.50 x 6.40 x 5.50 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Native Term:
na-ra pu-gi
Place:
Wind River Reservation; Fremont County, Hot Springs County; Wyoming; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
1/6696
Barcode:
016696.000
See related items:
Wind River Shoshone
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_17413
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Bag made from a deer's head

Culture/People:
Klamath  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Horatio N. Rust (Horatio Nelson Rust/H.N. Rust), Non-Indian, 1828-1906  Search this
Previous seller:
Horatio N. Rust (Horatio Nelson Rust/H.N. Rust), Non-Indian, 1828-1906  Search this
Object Name:
Bag made from a deer's head
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, wool cloth
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
California or Oregon; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
1/6681
Barcode:
016681.000
See related items:
Klamath
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_17813
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Pipe

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Horatio N. Rust (Horatio Nelson Rust/H.N. Rust), Non-Indian, 1828-1906  Search this
Previous seller:
Horatio N. Rust (Horatio Nelson Rust/H.N. Rust), Non-Indian, 1828-1906  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe
Media/Materials:
Argillite
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
1/9269
Barcode:
019269.000
See related items:
Haida
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20215
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Carving

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Previous owner:
Horatio N. Rust (Horatio Nelson Rust/H.N. Rust), Non-Indian, 1828-1906  Search this
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Previous seller:
Horatio N. Rust (Horatio Nelson Rust/H.N. Rust), Non-Indian, 1828-1906  Search this
Object Name:
Carving
Media/Materials:
Argillite
Techniques:
Carved, perforated
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
1/9270
Barcode:
019270.000
See related items:
Haida
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20216
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Figure of a shaman

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a shaman
Media/Materials:
Argillite, ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
9.5 x 9 x 28 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Native Term:
sgaaga
Place:
Skidegate; Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Island Name:
Graham Island
Date created:
circa 1885
Catalog Number:
1/9275
Barcode:
019275.000
See related items:
Haida
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20221
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Gambling stick

Culture/People:
Makah  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Possible collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Museum agent:
Stewart Culin, Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling stick
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone, wood, pigment/pigments, hide
Techniques:
Cut, incised, painted, stitched
Dimensions:
7.50 x 3.25 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Neah Bay, Makah Reservation; Clallam County; Washington; USA
Date created:
1870-1890
Catalog Number:
1/9280
Barcode:
019280.000
See related items:
Makah
Games, Toys, Gambling
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20228
Additional Online Media:

Gambling stick

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling stick
Media/Materials:
Animal bone, ivory, wood, pigment/pigments, thread
Techniques:
Carved, polished, incised, drilled, wrapped, colored
Dimensions:
7.20 x 9.60 x 2.10 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Native Term:
vao
Place:
Xumtaspi; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Hope Island
Date created:
1870-1890
Catalog Number:
1/9281
Barcode:
019281.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Games, Toys, Gambling
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20229
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Reel or bobbin for holding and pulling line when fishing or hunting sea mammals

Culture/People:
Makah  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Possible collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Museum agent:
Stewart Culin, Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Object Name:
Reel or bobbin for holding and pulling line when fishing or hunting sea mammals
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
17 x 3 x 5 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Native Term:
bot-sa-do-yak
Place:
Neah Bay, Makah Reservation; Clallam County; Washington; USA
Date created:
1800-1900
Catalog Number:
1/9283
Barcode:
019283.000
See related items:
Makah
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20231
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Digging stick part/fragment

Culture/People:
Makah  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Previous seller:
Horatio N. Rust (Horatio Nelson Rust/H.N. Rust), Non-Indian, 1828-1906  Search this
Object Name:
Digging stick part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Elk antler
Techniques:
Carved, perforated
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Neah Bay, Makah Reservation; Clallam County; Washington; USA
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
1/9376
Barcode:
019376.000
See related items:
Makah
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20294
Additional Online Media:

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