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Cherokee Syllabary

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Artists/Makers:
Cherokee Language and Culture Program
Object Name:
Poster
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed
Dimensions:
25.2 x 20.2 cm
Culture/People:
Cherokee
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Tulsa; Tulsa County; Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
2000-2003
Collection History:
Purchased by Ann McMullen (NMAI staff member) in 2003 from the Museum of the Cherokee Indian Gift Shop (Cherokee, North Carolina).
Catalog Number:
26/1663
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Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian

Cherokee Syllabary Flashcards

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Artists/Makers:
Cherokee Language and Culture Program
Object Name:
Book/Booklet
Media/Materials:
Paper, plastic, ink
Techniques:
Printed, bound
Dimensions:
10.8 x 16 x 2 cm
Culture/People:
Cherokee
Object Type:
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Place:
Tulsa; Tulsa County; Oklahoma; USA
Date Created:
1998
Collection History:
Purchased by Ann McMullen (NMAI staff member) in 2003 from the Museum of the Cherokee Indian Gift Shop (Cherokee, North Carolina).
Catalog Number:
26/1655
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English-Cherokee Syllabary Dictionary

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Artists/Makers:
Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma
Object Name:
Book/Booklet
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed
Dimensions:
28 x 21.5 x 2.2 cm
Culture/People:
Oklahoma Cherokee
Object Type:
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Place:
Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation; Cherokee County; Oklahoma; USA
Date Created:
2000-2003
Collection History:
Purchased by Ann McMullen (NMAI staff member) in 2003 from the Museum of the Cherokee Indian Gift Shop (Cherokee, North Carolina).
Catalog Number:
26/1658
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Psalm 23 in Cherokee

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Artists/Makers:
Cherokee Language and Culture Program
Object Name:
Poster
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed
Dimensions:
32.8 x 25.5 cm
Culture/People:
Cherokee
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Tulsa; Tulsa County; Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
2000-2003
Collection History:
Purchased by Ann McMullen (NMAI staff member) in 2003 from the Museum of the Cherokee Indian Gift Shop (Cherokee, North Carolina).
Catalog Number:
26/1665
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Cherokee Myths

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
110 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 1876, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Folklore--Cherokee
Local number:
NAA MS 1876
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National Anthropological Archives

Cherokee Archeology

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
Catalogued 120 pages
Culture:
Cherokee archeology
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Catalog of archeological sites in Alanta Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee & Virginia and other data relating to the Cherokee country.
Cite as:
Manuscript 2425-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 2425-a
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Cherokee vocabulary

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Copyist:
Gibbs, George
Physical description:
3 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Recorded in Smithsonian Institution, Comparative Vocabulary in handwriting of George Gibbs.
Cite as:
Manuscript 392, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 392
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National Anthropological Archives
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Writing Cherokee

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Artists/Makers:
Sam Hider, Oklahoma Cherokee, 1907-1990
Various Indian Peoples Publishing Company
Object Name:
Book/Booklet
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed
Dimensions:
21.6 x 13.7 cm
Culture/People:
Oklahoma Cherokee
Object Type:
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Place:
Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation; Cherokee County; Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
1995
Collection History:
Purchased by Ann McMullen (NMAI staff member) in 2003 from the Museum of the Cherokee Indian Gift Shop (Cherokee, North Carolina).
Catalog Number:
26/1654
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Oklahoma Cherokee

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Media/Materials:
Commercial suede, satin, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork
Dimensions:
95 x 3.2 x 1 cm
Culture/People:
Oklahoma Cherokee
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
1963-1964
Collection History:
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op (Anadarko, Oklahoma) in 1964; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number:
25/8888
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Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian

Cherokee vocabulary

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Creator:
Curtin, Jeremiah
Informant:
Smith, N. Jarrett Cherokee
Physical description:
42 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Creek Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Some Hitchiti or Mikasuki terms (in the Creek alphabet) have been added in another handwriting in the second column on page 77-80, and a Tuscarora word is added in an A. note by J. N. B. Hewitt on page 81.
Cite as:
Manuscript 3536, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 3536
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Cherokee medical formulae

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
2590-A Original formulae in Cherokee syllabary from the Gadigwanasti (Belt) manuscript. 186 formulae in ledger book, [3], 1-119 pages; and 94 formulae on loose sheets, 65 pages numbered 100-164. [See also Pilling, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 6, page 163] Laminated 1964 & bound at 2 volumes. **Negative microfilm on file.
2590-b Transliterations and translations by Mooney, of 43 formulae from the Gadigwanasti (Belt) manuscript. 1-96 pages handwritten.
2590-c Transliterations and translations by Mooney, of 96 formulae mainly from the Ayuini (Swimmer) manuscript, with extensive notes and interpretations. 1-264 pages.
Cite as:
Manuscript 2590, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Medicine--Cherokee
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2590
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
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"Cherokee" Pipe

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Donor Name:
Department Of Anthropology
Object Type:
Pipe
Place:
Cherokee County (not certain), North Carolina, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1877
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
22 Jan 2015
Topic:
Archaeology
Accession Number:
006323
USNM Number:
A31385-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Cherokee Days 2015: Cherokee Geneaology

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Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-04-28T19:56:44.000Z
Video Title:
Cherokee Days 2015: Cherokee Geneaology
Description:
Cherokee Days 2105 is the museum's second festival featuring storytelling, films, dance, music, family activities and demonstrations from citizens of the Cherokee Nation, the Eastern Band of Cherokee and the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee, who are partnering on this program that shares the true Cherokee story. In this segment, Roy Hamilton, who works on history and preservation for the Cheokee Nation, gives a talk on tracing Cherokee heritage with details on determining Cherokee tribal membership. This presentation was webcast from the Rasmuson Theater of the National Museum of the American Indians on April 10, 2015.
Views:
715
Video Duration:
32 min 42 sec
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians
Youtube Category:
Education
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YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian

Cherokee Days 2016 - Cherokee Geneaology

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Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-06-21T21:01:05.000Z
Video Title:
Cherokee Days 2016 - Cherokee Geneaology
Description:
Roy Hamilton, Cultural Advisor, Genealogist, and Project Manager with the Cherokee Nation, gives a talk on aspects of tracing Cherokee genealogy, both for the purpose of establishing tribal membership and to identify one's Cherokee heritage. This talk was webcast and recorded in the Rasmuson Theater of the National Museum of the American Indian on June 11, 2016.
Views:
294
Video Duration:
56 min 23 sec
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians
Youtube Category:
Education
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SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian

Cherokee Alphabet postcard

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Subject:
Sequoyah (George Gist/Sequoya/Se Quo Yah), Cherokee, ca. 1776-ca. 1844
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Commercially produced/manufactured
Dimensions:
22.8 x 15.3 cm
Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Object Type:
Advertising/Logo items
Place:
Museum of the Cherokee Indian Gift Shop; Cherokee, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Site Name:
Museum of the Cherokee Indian Gift Shop
Date Created:
2000-2003 (copyright 1970)
Collection History:
Purchased by Ann McMullen (NMAI staff) in 2003.
Catalog Number:
26/1645
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National Museum of the American Indian

Cherokee Finger Weaver

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Artists/Makers:
Virginia A. Stroud, Oklahoma Cherokee/Oklahoma Muskogee (Creek), b. 1951
Donor:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, watercolor
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
13 x 18 cm
Culture/People:
Oklahoma Cherokee
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Durango; La Plata County; Colorado; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
2005
Collection History:
Formerly in the collection of R.E. Mansfield (1937-2007); donated to NMAI in 2006.
Catalog Number:
26/5756
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Cherokee Dance Songs 1887

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Creator:
Swimmer Cherokee
Collector:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
60 sheets
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1887
Cite as:
Manuscript 2242, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 2242
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

"Cherokee Verbs of Washing."

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
6 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Includes manuscript documents and typescript copies.
"Tceroki Verbs of Washing," a short list of the same verbs with different orthography and A. notes by John Napoleon Brinton Hewitt. n.d. Typescript and Autograph Document Signed: Hewitt.
Cite as:
Manuscript 439, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 439
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
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Notes on Cherokee botany

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
3 volumes
ca. 520 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Notes:
April 25, 1927 - Sent to Dr. Olbrechts, Swayney, North Carolina, July 1, 1927- Returned to Bureau by Dr. Olbrechts bound as 1 volume.
September 15, 1927. Sent to Dr. Olbrechts, Kessel, Loo, Brab, Belgium. (for sixty days) April 10, 1930. Returned.
Cite as:
Manuscript 2591, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 2591
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Model Of Cherokee Packing Basket

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Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology
Collector:
James Mooney
Culture:
Cherokee
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Not Given, Eastern Cherokee Reservation / Swain County, North Carolina, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1914-Dec-10
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
From card: "Woven by Ayasta [a.k.a. Sally Terrapin], 80 years old, 1/4 actual size. Oak splints natural and dyed black." Card also has small drawing of basket.
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
057699
USNM Number:
E286033-0
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NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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