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Miscellaneous vocabularies of 32 different tribes

Collector:
Bartlett, J. H
Husband, Bruce
Encinas Fr
Whipple, Amiel Weeks Lieutenant, U. S. Army
Brown, H. B
Heintzelman Major
Duralde, Martin
Informant:
Cawewas, Pedro
Peraza, Hieronymo
Alejo, Marcos
Ortiz, Santiago
A-he-ba-tu
Esteban
Colusio
Physical description:
183 numbered pages
Culture:
Kiowa Indians
Nahuatlan
Athapascan Indians
Tanoan Indians
Yuman Indians
Pujunan
Athapaskan
Siouan Indians
Serian
Piman Indians
Tanoan
Yuman
Wakashan Indians
Shoshonean Indians
Kulanapan
Otomian
Chitimachan
Attacapan
Mayan
San Luis Rey
Indians of North America California
Pomo Indians
Maidu Indians
Arctic peoples
Indians of North America Subarctic
Indians of North America Great Basin
Shoshoni Indians
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America
Indians of North America Great Plains
Indians of North America Southwest, New
Seri Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
On page 129-134, there is a Comanche vocabulary alongside with Spanish and Luiseno. Follows items called for in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. Some Comanche terms lacking.
Contents: Bartlett, John R. "Cochimi language of Lower California obtained through Mr Robinia of Guaymas, Sonora." No date. [post 1852] Autograph document. pages 215-218 in bound volume of vocabularies. Vocabulary written in "American Ethnological Society Circular Number 1, Indian Languages of America, June, 1852," a printed outline of 200 words. Negative microfilm on file. Heintzelman, Major S. P. Vocabulary of the Cocopa language. Fort Yuma, Colorado, April 19, 1854. Copy by Bartlett, pages 165-166. Heintzelmam, Major S. P. Vocabulary of the Mohavi or Hum-mock-havy taken by Major Heintzelman. Copy by Bartlett, pages 167-176. Copy in another hand in printed outline published by American Ethnological Society, pages 177-180. On negative Microfilm reel #37. Comanche San Luis Rey [Bartlett, John R.] San Luis Rey- Comanche comparative vocabulary. No informant or date is recorded for the Comanche vocabulary of about 150 words, pages 129-135. All pages are in the handwriting of George Gibbs, here not specifically attributed to Bartlett. However, penciled note on another copy of the Comanche vocabulary (Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript Number 762) states "probably of J. R. Bartlett." Approximately 5 extra Comanche terms are listed in 1627 which were not copied into the manuscript filed under 762.
Contents: San Luis Rey Comanche [Bartlett, John R.] San Luis Rey- Comanche comparative vocabulary. San Luis Rey vocabulary of about 180 words, pages 128-135. May 10, 1852. All pages are copies in handwriting of George Gibbs, here not specifically attributed to Bartlett, but so attributed to Bartlett, but so attributed in another copy, namely, Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript Number 772. According to the discussion, pages 128 and 135, vocabulary was recorded from Pedro Cawewas, an old man called the captain or chief of his tribe, about 150 of which now live where the mission of San Luis Rey is situated. Tiwa: Piro [Bartlett, John R.] Piro vocabulary of about 180 words, pages 53-54, and another copy, pages 67-68. "Language of the Piros," discussion, pages 55-59. No date. [Ca. October 2, 1852: date on "Tigua" (Piro ?) vocabulary immediately following on pages 63-65.] All pages are copies in handwriting of George Gibbs, here not specifically attributed to Bartlett, but so attributed in other copies, namely, Bureau of American Ethnology Numbers 458-b and 458-c. According to discussion, page 55, vocabulary was recorded from Hieronymo Peraza and Marcus Alejo, principal men of the pueblo of "Sinecu" [Senecu del Sur, Chihuahua] a few miles below El Paso de Norte, on the western bank of the Rio Grande. Tiwa: Senecu del Sur (Piro ?) [Bartlett, John R.] "Tigua" vocabulary of about 200 words, pages 63-65. October 2, 1852. Copy in handwriting of George Gibbs, here not specifically attributed to Bartlett, but was so attributed in other copies, namely, Bureau of American Ethnology Numbers 458-a and 458-c. Note following heading: "[Language of ?] Indians of Taos, in New Mexico (pronounced Tee-wa) [sic] taken from Santiago Ortiz (A-he-ba-tu) head chief of Senecu, Isleta, etc. [i. e. Senecu del Sur, Chihuahua; see Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30, II, 509.]" Bartlet's Vocabularies ? 1. Pages 17-19 Sioux vocabulary, translated into Sioux by Bruce Husband, Fort Laramie, February 26, 1849. 2 pages. 2. Pages 21-24 Kiowa vocabulary, from Esteban, a Mexican captive for 7 years among the Comanches and Kiowas in Texas. 5 pages. 3. Pages 25-27 cf. Manuscript 1139- a copy of this. Ceris (Seri) vocabulary taken from a native at Hermosillo, January 1, 1852 (note by Gatschet says 1853). Informant- Colusio. 3 pages. 4. Pages 31-34 Yaqui vocabulary by Fr. Encinas of Ures, December 1851. 4 pages, including notes. 5. Pages 37-39 Opate (Nahuatlan) vocabulary, taken at Ures, Sonora. 3 pages. 6. Pages 43-45; 49-51. Apaches of the Coppermine, taken from Mangus Colorado July, 1851. 3 pages. (also duplicate copy). 7. Pages 53-59; 57 Piro (Tanoaan) vocabulary, taken from two Indians, Hieromymo Peraza and Marcus Alejo. 2 pages. Notes 5 pages. 8. Pages 63-65 "Tigua " [Tiwa] Indians of Taos in New Mexico vocabulary, taken from Santiago Ortiz, head chief of Senecu, Isleta, etc. 3 pages.
Contents: 9. Pages 71-73 Vocabulary of the language of the Coco-Maricopas of the river Gila (Yumian). 3 pages. 10. Pages 77-81; 85-92; Reel #21 Vocabulary of the Diegueno tribe, vocabulary, 8 pages; and 11. Los Angeles Indians, Diegueno tribe, vocabulary, 8 pages. 12. Pages 93-103 Yuman or Cuchan and Comiya (Comeya) vocabulary and notes, 11 pages, including extract from Lt Whipple's diary, October 7, 1849. 13. Pages 105-6; 109-10 13. Vocabulary in the Digger (Pujunan) [Maidu] language, from manuscript in the possession of J. B. Moore obtained by H. B. Brown. 4 pages. 14. Pages 113-116 Napa Valley (Digger) [Pujunan] vocabulary. 3 pages. 15. Pages 117-123 Makah of Cape Flattery and Diggers [Pujunan] of Napa Valley- vocabulary. 6 pages. 16. Pages 125-128 Kechi (Mission of San Luis Rey) vocabulary. Taken from Pedro Cawenas, May 10, 1852, San Luis Rey. Notes. 17. Pages 129-35 San Luis Rey and Comanche vocabulary. 7 pages. Taken from Pedro Cawewas. Includes notes. 18. Pages 137-39. San Luis Obispo vocabulary. 3 pages. 19. Pages 141-144 San Jose Indian vocabulary. 4 pages including notes.
Contents: Bartlett's vocabularies. 20. Pages 145-152 H'hana of Sacramento (Kulanapan) vocabulary, 6 pages. 21. Pages 155-159 Coluse (between Sacramento River and Clear Lake), vocabulary- 6 words only. Erroneously marked Athapaskan in Hewitt's hand. Actually Patwin and Wintun; see word for "Indian"- Note by M. R. Haas. 11/58. Items 21 ans 22: See Pitkin, Harvey and William Shipley, Comparative Survey of California Penutian, IJAL, Volume 24, Number 3, July, 1958, pages 174-88. (Reference from MRH). 22. Coluse and Noema vocabulary. 3 pages. 23. Page 163 Tehama vocabulary. 1 page. 24. Pages 165-66 Cocopa vocabulary. (Fort Yuma, Colorado, Mouth of the Colorado River). 2 pages. April 19, 1854. 25. Pages 167-180 Mohave vocabulary. Major Heintzelman. 14 pages including notes. 26. Pages 181-84 Otomi (Mexico) vocabulary. 3 pages. (1767 and 1826). 27. Pages 186-201 Chitimacha and Attacapa vocabularies and notes. 15 pages. (1848) 28. Pages 203-206 Maya vocabulary. From manuscript dictionary in possession of John Carter Brown. 3 pages. 29. Pages 207-210 Tarahumara vocabulary. 3 pages. (1787 and 1826). 30. Pages 211-214 Cahita (Sonora) vocabulary. 3 pages. 31. Pages 215-18 Cochimi (of Lower California), vocabulary. 3 pages. 32. Pages 219-221 Nevome (Pima of Sonora) vocabulary. 2 pages. (printed). 33. Pages 223-224 Letter to John R. Bartlett from George Gibbs re. to vocabularies. 3 pages.
Contents: Smith, Buckingham. "Vocabulary of the Nevome, As Spoken by the Pima of Moris, A Town of Sonora." 1861, and prior. Printed document. 2 pages. On pages 219 and 221 of this Manuscript. Published excerpt from History Magazine, July, 1861, pages 202-203. Contains grammatical notes, general vocabulary, and the Lord's Prayer in the Nevome dialect of Piman.
Cite as:
Manuscript 1627, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Dakota language; Mayo dialect (Piman); Kumiai language; Central Pomo language
Kiowa language
Seri language
Yaqui language
Opata language
Chiricahua language
Maricopa language
Yuma language
Maidu language
Makah language
Luiseño language
Comanche language
Chumash language
Cocopa language
Mohave language
Chitimacha language
Atakapa language
Tarahumara language
Pima Bajo language
Tewa language
Otomi language
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 1627
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Kaivawit [Kaibab] vocabulary ca. 1870's

Creator:
Powell, John Wesley Major
Physical description:
146 pages
Culture:
Paiute Kaibab numbers
Paiute Kaibab implements
Paiute Kaibab utensils
Paiute Kaibab parts of body
Paiute Kaibab kinship
Paiute Kaibab dress
Paiute Kaibab weather
Paiute Kaibab winter moons
Paiute Kaibab bird names
Paiute Kaibab geography
Paiute Kaibab animal names
Paiute Kaibab reptile names
Paiute Kaibab fish names
Paiute Kaibab colors
Paiute Kaibab fruits
Paiute Kaibab tribe names
Paiute Kaibab personal names
Paiute Kaibab grammar
Paiute Kaibab supernatural beings
Paiute Kaibab time
Paiute Kaibab plants
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
ca 1870s
Summary:
Dictionary of Kaibab Paiute dialect of Ute. Extensive.
Contents: Persons Original page Number 1; Consecutive page Number in []. 1. Parts of the body 2, 2. Terms denoting relationship 5, 5. Numerals (including ordinals) 13, 14. Implements and utensils 14, 20. Dress and ornaments 20, 27. Firmament and meteorological phenomena 24, 31. Time 29, 36. Winter moons 30, 37. Geographical terms 31, 38. Geographic names 38, 50. Animals 40, 61. Birds 44, 64. Reptiles 47, 68. Insects 48, 69. Fish 49, 70. Colors 50, 71. Plants, fruits, etc. 51, 72. Names of tribes, and proper names 55, 76. Nouns 58, 79. Adjectives 70, 96. Comparison of adjectives 76, 102. Pronouns (including number and cases) 78, 104. Verbs 80, 109. Adverbs 100, 131. Prepositions 104, 135. Interjections 106, 137. Prefixes and suffixes 107, 138. Phrases 108, 139. Sprites, spirits, etc. 112, 144. Mythological 113, 145. "To be looked up" 114, 146.
Cite as:
Manuscript 1494, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Tools and implements--Paiute
Kinship--Paiute
Clothing--Paiute
Weather--Paiute
Zoology--Paiute
Geography--Paiute
Colors--Paiute
Fruit--Paiute
Names, tribal--Paiute
Names, personal--Paiute
Atime--Paiute
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 1494
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Vocabulary

Creator:
ANONYMOUS
Physical description:
6 pages
Culture:
Kwakiutl Indians
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 984, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 984
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Miscellaneous vocabularies

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
128 pages
Culture:
Iroquois bird names
Iroquois fish names
Iroquois animal names
Iroquois plant names
Iroquois clans
Iroquois gentes
Iroquois kinship terms
Iroquois Mohawk
Iroquois Seneca
Iroquois Cayuga
Indians of North America Northeast
Cayuga Indians
Mohawk Indians
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Includes names of birds, fish, animals, trees, plants, etc; lists of clans and gentes; relationship terms (Seneca).
Cite as:
Manuscript 3565, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Zoology--Iroquois
Botany--Iroquois
Kinship--Iroquois
Local number:
NAA MS 3565
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Truman Michelson notes on Cheyenne vocabulary with comparisons to Central Algonquian languages, circa 1930s

Collector:
Michelson, Truman 1879-1938
Creator:
Petter, Rodolphe
Physical description:
40 cards
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians
Algonquian Indians
Indians of North America Northeast
Indians of North America Great Plains
Type:
Card files
Collection descriptions
Vocabulary
Date:
1930
1930-1939
circa 1930s
Summary:
Cards containing Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Cheyenne vocabulary with comparisons to Central Algonquian (Fox, Cree, Delaware, Ojibwa, etc.) terms. The Bureau of American Ethnology catalog card indicates that some words were "extracted from Petter," most likely a reference to Rodolphe Petter's English-Cheyenne Dictionary (1915).
Cite as:
Manuscript 3216, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Cheyenne language
Algonquian languages
Local number:
NAA MS 3216
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Vocabularies and notes based on material collected by Horatio Hale from enslaved African-Brazilians

Creator:
Hale, Horatio
Subject:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Physical description:
98 pages
Type:
Articles
Collection descriptions
Vocabulary
Place:
Africa
Summary:
This manuscript probably represents what Horatio Hale originally intended to publish on southern Africa in his Philology and Ethnology that is one of the volumes of the report of the United States Exploring Expedition (Wilkes Expedition). It includes several vocabularies, comparative vocabularies, and notes on the location and appearance (especially the cicatrization and other body decoration) of African tribes.
Cite as:
Manuscript 7235, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Body decoration
Makonde language
Ndau language
Kongo language
Makhuwa language
Language and languages--Documentation
Linguistics
Local number:
NAA ACC 76-120 (part)
SI LIB MS 68 (part)
NAA MS 7235
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

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Voyages du baron de Lahontan dans l'Amerique Septentrionale : qui contiennent une rélation des différens peuples qui y habitent : la nature de leur gouvernement, leur commerce, leurs coûtumes, leur religion, & leur maniére de faire la guerre : l'intérêt des François & des Anglois dans le commerce qu'ils font avec ces nations l'avantage que l'Angleterre peut retirer de ce païs, étant en guerre avec la France : le tout enrichi de cartes & de figures

Memoires de l'Amerique Septentrionale, ou, La suite des voyages de Mr. Le baron de LahontanSuite du voyage de l'Amerique, ou, Dialogues de Monsieur le baron de Lahontan et d'un sauvage d'un sauvage de l'Amerique
Author:
Lahontan, Louis Armand de Lom d'Arce baron de 1666-1715?
Former owner:
Dwight, Jonathan 1858-1929 DSI
Tucker, Marcia Brady DSI
Rau, Charles 1826-1887 DSI
Physical description:
3 v., [33] leaves of plates (11 folded) : ill. (etchings), maps ; 17 cm. (12mo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Dictionaries
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Place:
Canada
Portugal
Denmark
Date:
1728
To 1763 (New France)
Notes:
Tome 2 has title: Memoires de l'Amerique Septentrionale, ou, La suite des voyages de Mr. Le baron de Lahontan. T. 3 has title: Suite du voyage de l'Amerique, ou Dialogues de Monsieur le baron de Lahontan et d'un sauvage d'un sauvage de l'Amerique.
First edition, La Haye, 1708.
Imprint varies, t. 3: A Amsterdam : chez la Veuve de Boeteman, 1728.
"Dictionaire de la langue des sauvages": t. 2, p. 220-238.
The "Petit dictionaire" consists of a French-Algonquian vocabulary and a short French-Huron vocabulary.
Titles in red and black; woodcut title vignettes, head- and tail-pieces, initials.
Topic:
French language--Algonquian
Algonquian languages--French
Wyandot language
Description and travel
History
Call number:
F1030 .L18 1728
F1030.L18 1728
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Color adjectives and vocabulary

Collector:
Gatschet, Albert S (Albert Samuel) 1832-1907
Creator:
Vallier, Elizabeth
Physical description:
17 pages
Culture:
Peoria color
Miami color
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Also stories of Fox, Rabbit, etc from Elizabeth Vallier.
Cite as:
Manuscript 459, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Folklore--Miami
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 459
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Comparative vocabulary

Collector:
Gatschet, Albert S (Albert Samuel) 1832-1907
Physical description:
9 pages
Culture:
Shawnee Indians
Miami Indians
Peoria Indians
Indians of North America Northeast
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 2257, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2257
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Vocabulary of "Miduan tribes"

Creator:
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart) 1855-1942
Physical description:
91 pages
Culture:
Maidu personal names
Maidu body parts (names)
Maidu animal names
Maidu bird names
Maidu plant names
Maidu Indians
Indians of North America California
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Includes names of persons, parts of the body, 41 pages (also carbon copy); names of animals, birds, and plants, 50 pages.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4569-c, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Names, personal--Maidu
Zoology--Maidu
Botany--Maidu
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4569-c
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Vocabulary 1886

Collector:
McCaw, Samuel R
Physical description:
109 pages
Culture:
Salishan Indians
Indians of North America Plateau
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1886
Summary:
Consists of 576 terms in Powell, partly filled.
Cite as:
Manuscript 650, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 650
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German-English-Oto vocabulary

Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen 1848-1895
Physical description:
17 pages
Culture:
Oto Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Type:
Archival materials
Summary:
From Maximillian zu Wied, German edition, Volume II, page 612.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4800 Dorsey Papers: Oto (3.3.1.2) [310], National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4800: (3.3.1.2) [310]
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James O. Dorsey Papers
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National Anthropological Archives

German-Oto vocabulary

Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen 1848-1895
Physical description:
24 pages
Culture:
Oto Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Type:
Archival materials
Summary:
From Maximillian zu Wied, German edition, Volume II, page 612.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4800 Dorsey Papers: Oto (3.3.1.2) [311], National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4800: (3.3.1.2) [311]
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Winnebago-English vocabulary

Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen 1848-1895
Physical description:
87 pages
Culture:
Winnebago Indians
Indians of North America Northeast
Type:
Archival materials
Summary:
Includes "Winnebago Verbal Notes." Typescript and autograph document. 4 pages.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4800 Dorsey Papers: Winnebago (3.3.2) [321], National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4800: (3.3.2) [321]
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Vocabulary of the Indian Language of the Tou-tou-ten Tribe

Creator:
Kautz, August Valentine
Physical description:
8 pages
Culture:
Tututni Indians
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 199, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 199
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New voyages to North-America : Containing an account of the several nations of that vast continent : their customs, commerce, and way of navigation upon the lakes and rivers : the several attempts of the English and French to dispossess one another : with the reasons of the miscarriage of the former : and the various adventures between the French, and the Iroquese confederates of England, from 1683 to 1694. A geographical description of Canada, and a natural history of the country, with remarks upon their government, and the interest of the English and French in their commerce. Also a dialogue between the author and a general of the savages, giving a full view of the religion and strange opinions of those people : with an account of the author's retreat to Portugal and Denmark and his remarks on those courts. To which is added, a dictionary of the Algonkine language, which is generally spoke in North-America : illustrated with twenty three mapps and cutts / Written in French by the Baron Lahontan, lord lievtenant of the French colony at Placentia in Newfoundland, now in England. Done into English, in two volumes. A great part of which never printed in the original

Some new voyages to North-America
Author:
Lahontan, Louis Armand de Lom d'Arce baron de 1666-1716
Engraver:
Moll, Herman d. 1732
Physical description:
2 v., [23] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., maps ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Place:
Canada
Portugal
Denmark
Date:
1703
To 1763 (New France)
Notes:
Translation of: Nouveaux voyages de Mr. le baron de Lahontan dans l'Amerique septentrionale.
Vol. 2 has title: New voyages to North-America. Giving a full account of the customs, commerce, religion, and strange opinions of the savages of that country. With political remarks upon the courts of Portugal and Denmark, and the present state of the commerce of those countries ...
"The engravings are by H. Moll"--Sabin.
Title pages with double-rule borders.
Pagination of each v.: v. 1. [24], 280 p., [12] leaves of plates; v. 2. [2], 302, [16] p. (final p. is blank), [11] leaves of plates.
Includes index at end of v. 2.
Errata in v. 1, p. [24] (1st group).
Publisher's advertisement on p. [1] (3rd group) of v. 2.
Sabin 38644
Pilling, J.C. Bib. of the Algonquian languages, p. 290-291
Contents:
v. 1. Some new voyages to North-America (letters I-XXV). Memoirs of North-America. A table explaining some terms made use of in both volumes -- v. 2. A discourse of the habit, houses, complexion and temperament of the savages of North-America. A conference or dialogue between the author and Adario, a noted man among the savages. An appendix, containing some new voyages to Portugal and Denmark. A short dictionary of the most universal language of the savages. Index
Topic:
Algonquin language
Wyandot language
Description and travel
History
Call number:
F1030 .L1813 1703
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Vocabulary 1857 ?

Collector:
Gibbs, George
Physical description:
7 pages
Culture:
Kwakiutl Indians
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1857
Cite as:
Manuscript 977, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 977
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Material on Osage personal names

Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen 1848-1895
Physical description:
ca. 50 pages
Culture:
Osage Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Type:
Archival materials
Ration lists
Summary:
Includes printed ration lists with names of families at Osage Agency, Indian Territory, 187-, and translations of personal names from the Osage census schedules, 1880.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4800 Dorsey Papers: Osage (3.2.3) [255], National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Osage Indians
Names, Personal
Federal Indian relations
Local number:
NAA MS 4800: (3.2.3) [255]
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Chiwere-English vocabulary

Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen 1848-1895
Physical description:
ca. 1100 slips
Culture:
Chiwere
Indians of North America Great Plains
Type:
Archival materials
Summary:
Most slips give Dhegiha equivalents, some also give Winnebago and Dakota. Contents somewhat disarranged.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4800 Dorsey Papers: Chiwere (3.3.1) [307], National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4800: (3.3.1) [307]
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Notes on sign language and miscellaneous ethnographic notes on Plains Indians 1934

Creator:
Scott, Hugh Lenox General
Dunbar, John Brown
He Dog
Red Feather
Whirling
Addressee:
Wissler, Clark
Subject:
Pitelesharo Chief
Brugiere, Johnny
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Physical description:
4 boxes
2,736 pages
Culture:
Dakota Indians
Blackfoot
Cheyenne Indians
Chippewa
American Indian Digger Indians
Flathead
Gros Ventre Indians (Montana)
Hopi
Kiowa Indians
Navajo Indians
Wichita Indians
Osage Indians
Apache Indians
Mandan Indians
Arikara Indians
Hidatsa Indians
Cree Indians
Crow Indians
Comanche Indians
Nez Percé Indians
Shoshoni Indians
Arapaho Indians
Atsina Indians
Bannock Indians
Ute Indians
Pawnee Indians
Delaware Indians
Slave
Chipewyan Indians
Caddo Indians
Assiniboine Indians
Sarsi Indians
Kiowa Apache Indians
Piegan Indians
Ponka
Yampa Indians
Indians of North America Subarctic
Indians of North America Great Basin
Indians of North America Northeast
Ojibwa Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Ponca Indians
Indians of North America Plateau
Salish Indians
Kootenai Indians
Indians of North America Southwest, New
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1934
Summary:
Much of this material is relevant to the Dakotas. Includes: miscellaneous notes on Dakota history, bands, and sign for "Dakota," Autograph Document. Approximately 100 pages. (Box 2); account of the Battle of Little Big Horn by He Dog, Red Feather, and Whirling, Autograph Document. 7 pages. (Box 3); "The Custer Battle with the Sioux, Autograph Document. 10 pages. (Box 3); notes on sign language in general, its history and distribution, Autograph and Typescript Document, 1 box (Box 4).
Cite as:
Manuscript 2932, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Dakota Indians
Sign language
Marriage and family--berdache
Weapons--bow
Dance--calumet
American Indian
Rituals, formulas and ceremonies
Zoology--buffalo
Dance--grass
War--Battle of Little Bighorn
Medicine
Names, place
Dance--Ghost Dance
Religion--soul, concept of
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2932
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

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