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Essay on primitive music and drama

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
24 pages
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4951
Local Note:
autograph document
Topic:
Music  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4951, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4951
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4951

Sia vocabulary

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
9 items (galley proof sheets )
Culture:
Sia  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Zia Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
items
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contains 930 terms.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 503
Local Note:
Prepared for, but not used in the 11th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology for 1889-90, published 1894.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 503, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS503
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms503

Notes on the opening song of the Navajo Mountain Chant and a copy of the song

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
6 pages
Culture:
Navajo Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
ca. 1887
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4952
Local Note:
Song copied as published in Washington Matthews, "The Mountain Chant; a Navajo Ceremonial," Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 5, 1887, pages 456-457.
A. note on the first page reads, "Matthews songs."
Topic:
Mountain Chant -- Navaho  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4952, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4952
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4952

Tiwa ? vocabulary

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
74 pages
Culture:
Tiwa -- Taos -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Recorded in Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4726
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4726, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4726
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4726

A petition

Collector:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
4 pages
Culture:
Hopi -- peition to U.S. President  Search this
Signatures -- Hopi  Search this
Hopi -- Signatures  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Signed by twenty Hopi Indians (pictographic signatures), including the tribal chief, second chief, high priests, etc. written to Mrs Stevenson, requesting that she take it to the "Great Father." They ask his aid in building houses and that a school be opened in their country.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3967
Local Note:
The National Archives has several copies of this petition. One was printed in the Annual Report of Com'r. of Indian Affairs. Copy 1886-1662 dated January 10, 1886 and another copy 1886-11462, received April 28, 1886. Information John Richards, visit 11/1969.
Topic:
Federal-Indian relations -- Hopi  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3967, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3967
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3967

Original manuscript on Plants

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
69 Sheets
Culture:
American Indian -- Ethnobotany  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Sheets
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Appears to be merely a series of extracts from published sources giving "Indian" (no specific tribe) uses of plants.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2088
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2088, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2088
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2088

Notes on Medical Botany

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
115 pages
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Notes
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
These appear to be footnotes or notes for insertion into the text of a manuscript which is not here - see also number 2088.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2089
Topic:
Ethnobotany -- American Indian  Search this
Medicine -- American Indian  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Notes
Citation:
Manuscript 2089, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2089
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2089

Botanical material

Collector:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Culture:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Including several specimens, and notes regarding dyeing, etc. Assorted sizes of paper, packages of specimens very small.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2068
Topic:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Botany  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Color and dyes  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Specimens -- botanical  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2068, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2068
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2068

Zuni Plants and Their Usage

Collector:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Addressee:
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Culture:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
ca. 1912
Scope and Contents:
Handwritten manuscript of 32 numbered and 40 unnumbered pages. Also letter of August 17, 1912 to F. W. Hodge concerning plant identifications. 2 pages typed.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2035
Topic:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Botany  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2035, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2035
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2035

Specimens of plants, etc

Collector:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Culture:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Also includes Zuni (and Taos 1-13 at end) notebook marked, "Field Notes of Mrs M. C. Stevenson; New Mexico Plants." Apparently a catalog list of specimens collected. Numbers 1-167, plants named; numbers 168-500 vacant; locality not stated [Zuni ?]. Also at end, "Taos collection", Numbers 1-13. Plant specimens are Taos.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2036
Topic:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Botany  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Botany  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2036, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2036
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2036

Avesu-Pai vocabulary

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
8 pages
Culture:
Havasupai Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
October, 1885
Scope and Contents:
Copy recorded in Department of Interior Comparative Vocabulary by Albert S. Gatschet.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1114
Local Note:
Title page in Gatschet's handwriting reads, "Avesu-Pai, called by Mokis Kokoninos. Home in Cataract Creek; but seen at Oraivi, Moki [Hopi] Pueblo, Arizona."
No original by Stevenson has been located as of 2/1970.
manuscript document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1114, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1114
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1114

MS 88 Ethno-botany of the Zuni Indians

Collector:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
19 pages
Culture:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Introduction only. Also 3 miscellaneous pages typed.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 88
Topic:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Botany  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 88, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS88
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MS 88 Ethno-botany of the Zuni Indians
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Vocabulary

Collector:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
15 pages
Culture:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
December 1882
Scope and Contents:
In Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, partially filled.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 875
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 875, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS875
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Vocabulary
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms875

Drawings of ceremonial dry paintings

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
4 pages
Culture:
Zuni -- ceremonial dry paintings  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Drawings
Date:
1897-1904
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2037
Local Note:
Two of the other 3 drawings represent the same design (probably a dry painting), but there is no identification of the artist or the ceremony in which the painting is used. All three of these unidentified drawings resemble the drawing by Nick in style and in details of the design.
Watercolor on paper
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 2037, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2037
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Drawings of ceremonial dry paintings
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2037
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Game equipment

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
12 items (ink drawings )
9 items (proofs of ink drawings )
2 items (pencil drawings )
Culture:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
items
Drawings
Date:
ca. 1903
Scope and Contents:
A. notes on some of the drawings.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4948
Local Note:
Numbers stamped on some of the drawings do not refer to negatives in MNH, MHT, or A & I photo labs; nor to USNM Catalog Numbers.
Ink drawings are based on photographs (see Original Prints, Zuni, Box 1, Number 23).
Topic:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Toys and games  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 4948, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4948
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4948
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Taos vocabulary and grammatical constructions

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Culture:
Tiwa -- Taos  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Isleta Indians  Search this
Tiwa -- Isleta  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1906
Scope and Contents:
Includes: 1 notebook, approximately 88 pages handwritten, marked "Copied on machine April 9, 1906." "Taos vocabulary, 1906. Stevenson," approximately 60 pages, typed. "Birds of Taos," vocabulary, 11 pages handwritten, and 2 cards, typed. Some of the typed Taos vocabularies also have Isleta forms added in pencil.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2087
Topic:
Tiwa language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2087, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2087
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2087
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Notes on the pueblo of Taos

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
1 item (box )
318 pages
69 items (cards )
23 items (slips )
Culture:
Taos Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
items
pages
Date:
1906, 1910
Scope and Contents:
Consists of notes formerly catalogued under Numbers 2085, 2086, 2090, 2097, 2101, 2102, 2103, and 2295 (part), combined and arranged 3/69 under four headings: Folder 1. Notes on the history of Taos. Folder 2. Notes on Taos customs, , beliefs, religion and mythology. Folder 3. Notes on Taos clans and kivas. Folder 4. Miscellaneous notes on Taos. Working notes, listing contents of original manuscripts are in National Anthropological Archives files.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4842
Local Note:
typescript
typescript carbon copy
manuscript and printed document
Topic:
Taos Indians  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Religion  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Social organization -- clans  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4842, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4842
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4842

Miscellaneous ethnographic and occasional linguistic notes on Santa Clara and other pueblos

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
150 items (ca. 150 pages)
Culture:
Tewa -- Santa Clara  Search this
Tewa -- Sia  Search this
Tewa -- San Juan  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
San Ildefonso  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Tewa Indians  Search this
Zia Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
items
Place:
Santa Clara
Santa Clara
Date:
1904, 1906
Scope and Contents:
Contents: (a) Santa Clara. Notes, no date, 1904, 1906. 51 pages, 6 scattered pages vocabulary of numerals and clan names. (b) Sia. Notes, no date, 1904. Approximately 53 pages, including 19 scattered pages numerals and other vocabulary. (c) San Juan. Vocabulary notes. No date, 3 pages. (d) Zuni. Names of men and positions in fraternities and priesthoods. December 1906. 4 pages. (e) Miscellaneous. Brief notes on San Ildefonso, Santa Clara, and San Juan pueblos, 15 pages (and typed transcript, 3 pages); penitentes ceremony, 16 pages; historical extracts, 14 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2100
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Numbers  Search this
Names -- clan  Search this
Zia Indians  Search this
Numbers  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Names, Personal  Search this
Rituals, formulas and ceremonies -- penitentes  Search this
San Juan (Ohkay Owingeh)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2100, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2100
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2100

Dress and adornment of the Pueblo Indians

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
239 pages
30 items (illustrations )
Culture:
American Indian -- Pueblo  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
items
Date:
1911
Scope and Contents:
Also 18 pages, apparently a variant of that section of the manuscript beginning on page 142. With 4 pages of correspondence, including letter of transmittal dated April 28, 1911.
Biographical / Historical:
32nd A. R., Bureau of American Ethnology, page 19 and 31st A. R., page 15 refer to Mrs Stevenson's working on this manuscript, beginning in February, 1910.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2093
Local Note:
According to F. H. Douglas, Denver Art Museum Leaflets 96-97, February, 1940, there are copies of this Manuscript in the following places: Denver Art Museum; Laboratory of Anthropology, Santa Fe; Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff; University of New Mexico; University of Arizona.
Filed with original drawings.
Topic:
Clothing -- American Indian -- Pueblo  Search this
Body decoration, adornment and mutilation -- American Indian -- Pueblo  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2093, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2093
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2093

Field notes, short papers, and excerpts from field diaries

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
565 items (ca. 565 pages and slips)
Culture:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
items
Date:
1884, ca. 1887, 1891, 1892, 1902, 1904, and 1906
Scope and Contents:
Includes short papers on aspects of Zuni life that were never published as well as less organized field notes.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2032
Local Note:
typescript and autograph document
Topic:
Zuni Indians  Search this
Diaries -- Stevenson, M. C., excerpts  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2032, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2032
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2032

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