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MS 3760 Unidentified vocabulary

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Massachuset Indians -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Natick -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3760
Local Note:
If this is Natick, its probably from Eliot's bible. Note by Mary R. Haas, 11/58.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Massachusett  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3760, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3760
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3760
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MS 3354 Truman Michelson notes on Natick phonetic shifts based on examples from Trumbull's dictionary

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Trumbull, J. Hammond (James Hammond), 1821-1897  Search this
Extent:
100 Items (ca. 100 cards)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Card files
Notes
Vocabulary
Date:
circa 1934
Scope and Contents:
Card files containing Truman Michelson's handwritten linguistic notes on Natick (Wampanoag) phonetic shifts based on examples taken from James Hammond Trumbull's Natick Dictionary. Includes English translations.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3354
Topic:
Wampanoag language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Phonetics  Search this
Massachusett, Natick  Search this
Genre/Form:
Card files
Notes
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 3354, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3354
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3354
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MS 3928 English-Algonquian vocabulary on cards, compiled from information in reply to letters of inquiry

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Culture:
Blackfoot  Search this
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Algonkin -- Massachusetts  Search this
Algonkin -- New England  Search this
Algonkin -- New Jersey  Search this
Algonquian -- Virginia  Search this
Penobscot Indians  Search this
Shawnee Indians  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Powhatan Indians  Search this
Algonkin  Search this
Abnaki  Search this
Malecite Indians  Search this
Montagnais Indians  Search this
Micmac Indians  Search this
Potawatomi Indians  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Atsina Indians  Search this
Passamaquoddy Indians  Search this
Miami Indians  Search this
Delaware Indians  Search this
Montauk Indians  Search this
Narragansett Indians  Search this
Ottawa Indians  Search this
Nascapi  Search this
Munsee Indians  Search this
Mohegan Indians  Search this
Natick  Search this
Nipissing Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Abenaki Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Naskapi Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
The information is secondary and lacks documentation. The cards are interfiled, but terms of the following languages are thought to be included: Abnaki, Algonkin, Arapaho, Atsina (Gros Ventres), Blackfoot, Cheyenne, Cree, Delaware, Malecite, Massachusetts Algonkin, Miami, Micmac, Mohegan, Montagnais, Montauk, Munsee, Narragansett, Nascapi, Natick, New England and New Jersey Algonkin, Nipissing, Ottawa, Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, Potawatomi, Powhatan, Shawnee, Virginia Algonquian.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3928
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Lenape  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Delaware (Lenape)  Search this
Odawa  Search this
Gros Ventre  Search this
Maliseet-Passamaquoddy  Search this
Algonqian  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Odawa  Search this
Gros Ventre  Search this
Blackfeet  Search this
Massachusett  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3928, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3928
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3928

MS 1522 Notes on names, and linguistic notes on Siouan, Athapascan, Caddoan, Iroquoian, and Muskhogean tribes

Collector:
Haggadorn, Francis T.  Search this
Extent:
256 pages
Culture:
Dakota Indians  Search this
Blackfoot  Search this
Pamlico  Search this
Cuchan  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Creek Indians  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Wichita Indians  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Shawnee Indians  Search this
Mandan Indians  Search this
Arikara Indians  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Creek Indians  Search this
Micmac Indians  Search this
Seminole Indians  Search this
Menominee Indians  Search this
Aleuts  Search this
Comanche Indians  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Passamaquoddy Indians  Search this
Miami Indians  Search this
Delaware Indians  Search this
Caddo Indians  Search this
Maidu Indians  Search this
Wampanoag Indians  Search this
Woccon  Search this
Mohegan Indians  Search this
Natick  Search this
Openango  Search this
Pennacook Indians  Search this
Chipewyan Indians  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
ca. 1900
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Dakota or Sioux vocabulary, approximately 27 pages. (notebook) Various Languages- brief vocabularies. 22 pages (copy book) Wampanoag vocabulary 5 pages loose. Sioux vocabulary 3 pages. Blackfoot vocabulary 3 pages. Wichita vocabulary 2 pages. Miscellaneous vocabulary 1 page (name not given) Arikara vocabulary 1 page. Apache vocabulary 8 pages. Aleut (Aleouteans) vocabulary 1 page. Iroquois vocabulary 82 pages. Caddo vocabulary 4 pages. Creek vocabulary 2 slips. Mandan vocabulary 4 pages. Passamaquoddy or Openango vocabulary 3 pages. Micmac vocabulary 11 pages. Pamlico (North Carolina) vocabulary 2 pages. Wocon vocabulary 4 pages. Natick vocabulary 1 page. Pennacook vocabulary 1 page. Mohegan vocabulary 1 page. Number 27. Miami, Comanche and Cushna (Maidu) vocabulary 11 pages. Number 28-a Cuchan, Chippewa of St Marys, Chippewa of Traverse Bay, vocabulary 19 pages. Number 28-b Cree (Knisteneaux) Chippewa of Michigan, Chepewyan approximately 17 pages, 7 pages that are full. Creek and Seminole vocabulary 4 pages (brief notations) Creek and Seminole vocabulary 14 pages. Number 31. Chippewa (Ojibwa or Saulteux) vocabulary Approximately 17 pages. Menominee, Shawnee, and Delaware vocabularies Approximately 12 pages. Notes on the Eskimo, Iroquois, Delaware (Lenape), and Massachuset; notes on the languages of Florida, Cherokee and Sioux languages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1522
Topic:
Siouan Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Algonquian Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Athapascan Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Caddoan Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Iroquoian Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Muskogean Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Algonquin  Search this
Lenape  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Penacook  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Creek (Muskogee)  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Athapaskan  Search this
Athabaskan  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Creek (Muskogee)  Search this
Blackfeet  Search this
Massachusett  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1522, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1522
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1522

MS 1554 Comment on J. H. Trumbull's Natick Manuscript

Collector:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Creator:
Trumbull, J. Hammond (James Hammond), 1821-1897  Search this
Extent:
22 pages
Culture:
Natick  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1554
Topic:
Massachusett  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1554, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1554
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1554

MS 1827 Massachusetts or Natick vocabulary

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
13 pages
Culture:
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Natick  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1827
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Massachusett  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1827, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1827
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1827
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Woman's leggings

Photographer:
Betsy Nonsuch (Betsy Nunsuch/Betsy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1818-1889  Search this
Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Betsy Nonsuch (Betsy Nunsuch/Betsy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1818-1889  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
10/7571
Barcode:
107571.000
See related items:
Niantic
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_116044
Additional Online Media:

Woman's leggings

Photographer:
Betsy Nonsuch (Betsy Nunsuch/Betsy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1818-1889  Search this
Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Betsy Nonsuch (Betsy Nunsuch/Betsy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1818-1889  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
10/7571
Barcode:
107571.001
See related items:
Niantic
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_116045
Additional Online Media:

Belt bag

Photographer:
Mercy Ann Nonesuch Mathews (Mercy Ann Nonsuch Matthews/Mercy Nunsuch/Mercy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1822-1914  Search this
Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mercy Ann Nonesuch Mathews (Mercy Ann Nonsuch Matthews/Mercy Nunsuch/Mercy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1822-1914  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Belt bag
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
10/7572
Barcode:
107572.000
See related items:
Niantic
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_116046
Additional Online Media:

Bowl

Photographer:
Charles Henry Mathews (Charlie Matthews), Niantic/Mohegan, 1851-1922  Search this
Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Charles Henry Mathews (Charlie Matthews), Niantic/Mohegan, 1851-1922  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Maple
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
10/7573
Barcode:
107573.000
See related items:
Niantic
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_116047
Additional Online Media:

Bowl/Dish

Photographer:
Ross Skeesucks (Jerome Roscoe Skeesucks/Rosco Skeesucks), Mohegan/Niantic, 1889-1950  Search this
Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ross Skeesucks (Jerome Roscoe Skeesucks/Rosco Skeesucks), Mohegan/Niantic, 1889-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl/Dish
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Date created:
1915-1920
Catalog Number:
10/8578
Barcode:
108578.000
See related items:
Niantic
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_117170
Additional Online Media:

Pestle

Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Pestle
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Pecked
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
10/8582
Barcode:
108582.000
See related items:
Niantic
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_117174
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Plaited, painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
17/6182
Barcode:
176182.000
See related items:
Niantic
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188214
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Plaited, wicker-plaited, painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
17/6183
Barcode:
176183.000
See related items:
Niantic
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188215
Additional Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Plaited, wicker-plaited, painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
17/6184
Barcode:
176184.000
See related items:
Niantic
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188216
Additional Online Media:

Bag

Photographer:
Mercy Ann Nonesuch Mathews (Mercy Ann Nonsuch Matthews/Mercy Nunsuch/Mercy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1822-1914  Search this
Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mercy Ann Nonesuch Mathews (Mercy Ann Nonsuch Matthews/Mercy Nunsuch/Mercy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1822-1914  Search this
Previous owner:
Mercy Ann Nonesuch Mathews (Mercy Ann Nonsuch Matthews/Mercy Nunsuch/Mercy Nonesuch), Niantic, 1822-1914  Search this
Ross Skeesucks (Jerome Roscoe Skeesucks/Rosco Skeesucks), Mohegan/Niantic, 1889-1950  Search this
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, wool twill tape
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Date created:
circa 1840
Catalog Number:
17/6226
Barcode:
176226.000
See related items:
Niantic
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188258
Additional Online Media:

Charm/Amulet

Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Previous owner:
Ross Skeesucks (Jerome Roscoe Skeesucks/Rosco Skeesucks), Mohegan/Niantic, 1889-1950  Search this
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Charm/Amulet
Media/Materials:
Turtle bone
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
17/6227
Barcode:
176227.000
See related items:
Niantic
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188259
Additional Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
possibly Massachusett (Punkapog Band) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited, stamped
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
17/6179
Barcode:
176179.000
See related items:
Massachusett (Punkapog Band)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188659
Additional Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
17/6180
Barcode:
176180.000
See related items:
Niantic
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188660
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Niantic  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Plaited, wicker-plaited, painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Connecticut; USA
Catalog Number:
17/6181
Barcode:
176181.000
See related items:
Niantic
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188661
Additional Online Media:

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