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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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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.
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Manuscript 2425-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 2425-a
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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.
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Manuscript 392, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 392
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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.
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Manuscript 3536, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 3536
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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.
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Manuscript 2590, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Medicine--Cherokee
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2590
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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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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.
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Manuscript 2591, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 2591
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"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.
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Manuscript 439, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 439
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Note on the Old Catawba or Cherokee Trail

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
1 page
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Extract from "The Monongahela of Old- Hon. James Veech."
Cite as:
Manuscript 3761, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Trails and roads--Old Catawba or Cherokee Trail
Local number:
NAA MS 3761
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Notes on Plants and Cherokee Songs

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
1 volume
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
8 Cherokee songs in Cherokee syllabary.
Cite as:
Manuscript 2282, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Songs--Cherokee
Ethnobotany--Cherokee
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2282
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Cherokee alphabet, and miscellaneous material notes

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Also an Analysis of the Cherokee language (pamphlet), Clinton Duncan, Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, 1890 (author, place and date supplied in Mooney╩╣s hand). In addition, miscellaneous Cherokee notes.
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Manuscript 2217, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2217
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Transcription of two Cherokee songs 1890

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Creator:
Sousa, John Philip 1854-1932
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1890
Cite as:
Manuscript 2283, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Songs--Cherokee
Local number:
NAA MS 2283
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"The Alligewi Cherokee Mounds." with manuscript annotations

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
2 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 1908-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 1908-a
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Notes on Royce's Cherokee (map)

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Collector:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
3 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Maps
Collection descriptions
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Manuscript 3690-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 3690-b
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Cherokee women making pottery 1888

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Subject:
Katalsta
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Photographs
Place:
North Carolina
Date:
1888
Notes:
Holmes, 20th AR, Bureau of American Ethnology, page 53, 56, mentions Mooney's 1888- or 1890 visit to Cherokee, and prints information received from Mooney re Cherokee pottery making. Gives names of three Cherokee women potters as Uhyunli, 75 years of age, Katalsta, about 85 years of age, and Ewi Katalsta, daughter of the last named, about 50 years old.
Summary:
Woman at right is Katalsta, daughter of Yanaguski, "Drowning Bear," head chief of the East Cherokee about 1838. Information from caption of this photo, reproduced in Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections (right half only), 63:8 (SI-EEW for 1913), figure 60, page 62, "Among the East Cherokee Indians of North Carolina." (re Mooney's field work).
Publications:
Right half only - reproduced in Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, 63:8 (SI-EEW for 1913), figure 60, page 62 re Mooney's field work
Cite as:
Negative 1033, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 9400200
OPPS NEG 1033
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
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Cherokee man, Sikwayi or Sequoya

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Creator:
King, Charles B. ?
Subject:
Gist, George
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1838
Notes:
Also known as George Gist, inventor of the Cherokee alphabet. See Bureau of American Ethnology 19th Annual Report and Handbook of American Indians. Born 1760, Taskigi, Tennessee; died 1843 in Mexico.
Cite as:
Negative 991 A, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
OPPS NEG 991 A
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Cherokee country. Track Rock carvings 1890

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Georgia
Date:
1890
Summary:
Track Rock carvings, Track Rock Gap (in old Cherokee country, Union County, Georgia.
Cite as:
Negative 1006, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 9395000
OPPS NEG 1006
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Cherokee linguistic notes ca. 1888

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
ca. 30 small slips
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
ca 1888
Cite as:
Manuscript 2241-c, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2241-c
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Cherokee formulae in Sequoia syllabary

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
8 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Also typed list of botanical remedies from Silliman╩╣s Journal, I, 2nd ed. 1819 Removed to file 1894 which contains 2 other copies of the same. MCB 1954
Cite as:
Manuscript 109, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 109
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The Cherokee Sacred Formulas February 8, 1916

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Creator:
Mooney, James 1861-1921
Physical description:
4 pages
Culture:
Cherokee
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
February 8, 1916
Summary:
Statement of Mr. Mooney's Researches, submitted February 8, 1916.
Cite as:
Manuscript 3458, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 3458
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