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Photograph (Choctaw) 1925

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Creator:
Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-1987
Collector:
Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-1987
Physical description:
1 Photoprint 003 in x 005 in mounted on 009 in x 011 in
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1925
Cite as:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Se Choctaw NAA 4974 01777700, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 01777700
NAA MS 4974
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Photographs of Mississippi Choctaw people 1925
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"Choctaw camp"

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Creator:
Smith, O. C
Physical description:
1 7 x 3.5 in. stereograph
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Summary:
Camp scene with Choctaw. In the background is the pole frame for a hip-roofed structure. The item is number 299 in an unidentified series.
Cite as:
Photo Lot 90-1, number 267, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 09847600
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George V. Allen photograph collection of American Indians and the American frontier circa 1860-1935
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National Anthropological Archives
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Choctaw Photograph 1881

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Creator:
Blessing, S. T
Physical description:
1 photoprint 003 in x 004 in mounted on 007 in x 004 in
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1881
Cite as:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Stereo Se Choctaw 00217100, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 00217100
OPPS NEG 44039
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
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National Anthropological Archives

Choctaw vocabulary ca. 1866

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Copyist:
Wright, Allen Choctaw
Physical description:
6 pages
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
ca 1866
Summary:
Recorded in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary in handwriting of Reverend Allen Wright. Autograph notation on page 1: "For comparison with Wright's" (Choctaw vocabulary.)
Cite as:
Manuscript 580-c, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Choctaw language
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 580-c
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
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National Anthropological Archives

Choctaw man, Coleman Cole

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Creator:
ANONYMOUS
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1874
Notes:
Principal governor Choctaw Nation from 1874 to 1878. Born, Choctaw County, Mississippi.
Cite as:
Negative 1087, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
OPPS NEG 1087
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Choctaw vocabulary January, 1885

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Creator:
Hudson, Peter J
Physical description:
72 pages
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
January, 1885
Notes:
According to a notation on the title page, Peter Hudson, of Eagletown, Indian Territory, was a sophomore in January 1885 and enrolled in the classical course at Drury College, North Springfield, Missouri. "Paul Roulet of that institution writes: "He (P. Hudson) came to us six years since, not knowing a word of English, and has proved himself far superior in intellectual power to any we have yet had from the Indian Territory."
Summary:
Recorded in J.W. Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, 1877.
Cite as:
Manuscript 584, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Choctaw language
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 584
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
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National Anthropological Archives

Cha'hta (Choctaw) vocabulary 1881-82

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Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S (Albert Samuel) 1832-1907
Physical description:
74 pages
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1881-82
Notes:
Includes on title page autograph notes regarding Gatschet's efforts in collecting "only terms for concrete objects and actions" which are not to be found in Byington's Dictionary."
Summary:
Recorded in J.W. Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. It is a dialect of southeastern Louisiana, collected in various settlements in Tangipahoa and St. Tammany Parishes, Louisiana.
Cite as:
Manuscript 586, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Choctaw language
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 586
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
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National Anthropological Archives

Choctaw vocabulary and local names

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Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S (Albert Samuel) 1832-1907
Informant:
McCurtin Choctaw
Physical description:
10 pages
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 2474, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Choctaw language
Names
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 2474
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Choctaw field notes on native medicinal practices (Series 3). July 12 - July 17, no year given

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Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill
Informant:
Langley, Jackson
Williams, Susie Alibamu?
Physical description:
20 pages
1 notebook 7 x 8 1/4 in. 40 items
Culture:
Choctaw medicine
Type:
Notes
Cite as:
Manuscript 4658 (3), National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 4658 (3)
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Field notes and ethnographic material on Alabama, Choctaw, and Koasati (latter incomplete), plus a partial Southeast comparative ethnology of southeastern U.S 1936-1940 (part)
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National Anthropological Archives
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Choctaw man, Green (Greenwood) McCurtain

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Creator:
Caradine ?
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1900
Notes:
Principal Chief Choctaw Nation from 1896 to 1900 and from 1904 to 1912.
Summary:
See negative 1093 for more of same photo.
Cite as:
Negative 1088, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
OPPS NEG 1088
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Choctaw man, Jack (Jackson) McCurtain

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Creator:
Lynn, S. ?
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1880
Notes:
About 3/4 Indian blood. Principal chief Choctaw Nation from March 1880 to October 1884. Held the rank of Major (or Lt. Col.) Confederate Army (Civil War).
Cite as:
Negative 1089, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 9417400
OPPS NEG 1089
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
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National Anthropological Archives

"Characteristic busts of Choctaw Indians"

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Creator:
ANONYMOUS
Physical description:
1 5x7 in photograph
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1775
Cite as:
Negative 1102 E, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 9424100
OPPS NEG 1102 E
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Choctaw (at least in part) field notes on medicinal plants (Series 4). July - July 27, no year given

view Choctaw (at least in part) field notes on medicinal plants (Series 4). July - July 27, no year given digital asset number 1
Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill
Nformant:
Langley Mrs
Informant:
Williams, Betsy
Physical description:
1 notebook 7 x 8 1/4 in. 37 items
Culture:
Choctaw medicine ethnobotany
Koasati medicine ethnobotany
Choctaw medicine
Koasati medicine
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
July - July 27, no year given
Summary:
Also, includes 10 loose sheets containing notes on Choctaw and Koasati medicinal plants, no informants cited.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4658 (4), National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4658 (4)
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Field notes and ethnographic material on Alabama, Choctaw, and Koasati (latter incomplete), plus a partial Southeast comparative ethnology of southeastern U.S 1936-1940 (part)
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National Anthropological Archives
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Chahta or Choctaw vocabulary January 26, 1866

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Creator:
Wright, Allen Choctaw
Physical description:
22 pages
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
January 26, 1866
Summary:
Recorded in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. Includes names of the "Chahta Delegation to Washington, 1866."
Cite as:
Manuscript 580-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Delegations
Language and languages--Documentation
Choctaw language
Local number:
NAA MS 580-a
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
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National Anthropological Archives

Alabama, Choctaw, Koasati?? field notes, miscellaneous notes from published sources, and questions (Series 5)

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Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill
Informant:
Robinson, Jake
Physical description:
35 pages
1 notebook 6 x 9 inches 39 items
Culture:
Alibamu
Choctaw Indians
Koasati Indians
Alabama Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Cite as:
Manuscript 4658 (5), National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 4658 (5)
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Field notes and ethnographic material on Alabama, Choctaw, and Koasati (latter incomplete), plus a partial Southeast comparative ethnology of southeastern U.S 1936-1940 (part)
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National Anthropological Archives
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[Oil painting of Pushmataha, noted Choctaw warrior]

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Creator:
King, Charles Bird
Physical description:
glass negative
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Notes:
Born: 1764 in Noxubee County, Mississippi. Died: 1824 in Washington, DC.
Summary:
Copy from oil painting by C.B. King (1824) in Redwood Library. The original painting was in the Redwood Library, Newport, Rhode Island, until May 1970, when it was sold at auction by that library at the Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York City. The identity of the current owner is not known. Published in "Pageant of America", Vol II, p.117 with legend: "Pushmataha, from the portrait by Charles Bird King (1785-1862) in the Redwood Library, Newport, RI."
Cite as:
BAE GN 1092 B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
BAE GN 1092 B
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Manuscript on Creek, Seminole, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Osage, Delaware and Shawnee Government

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Creator:
Jones, J. B
Subject:
American Baptist Church missions
Physical description:
3 pages
Culture:
Chickasaw Indians
Choctaw Indians
Osage Indians
Shawnee Indians
Creek Indians
Seminole Indians
Delaware Indians
Indians of North America Northeast
Indians of North America Great Plains
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Notes:
Reference: C. C. Royce, "The Cherokee Nation of Indians," 5th BAE-AR (1883-84). J. B. Jones, a Baptist missionary was engaged in promulgating anti-slavery sentiments among the Cherokees in 1860 (pages 324-35), and subsequently, represented the Cherokee Nation as one of the delegates to Washington for the Treaty of July 19, 1866 (page 334).
Summary:
Included in the report are the Cherokee system of government, the status of Cherokee loyalty, and the American Baptist mission work, including also brief references regarding the Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, Seminole, Osage, Delaware and Shawnee.
Cite as:
Manuscript 3645, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Government and politics
Council of tribes
Slaves and slavery--American Indian
Local number:
NAA MS 3645
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
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National Anthropological Archives
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Autograph copy of Manuscript Number 580-a, "Chahta or Choctaw" vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary, with some revised Manuscript annotations ca.1866

view Autograph copy of Manuscript Number 580-a, "Chahta or Choctaw" vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary, with some revised Manuscript annotations ca.1866 digital asset number 1
Creator:
Wright, Allen Choctaw
Physical description:
6 pages
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
ca1866
Summary:
"Choctaw Alphabet," with orthographic and phonetic notations. No date. Manuscript document. 1 page.
Cite as:
Manuscript 580-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Choctaw language
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 580-b
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Milton Jimmy, 21 Years Old 1925

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Creator:
Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-1987
Physical description:
1 print
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1925
Cite as:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Se Choctaw NAA 4974 01772100, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 01772100
NAA MS 4974
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Photographs of Mississippi Choctaw people 1925
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Henry Jim, 24 Years Old, and Milton Jimmy, 21 Years Old 1925

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Creator:
Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-1987
Physical description:
1 print
Culture:
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1925
Cite as:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Se Choctaw NAA 4974 01772000, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 01772000
NAA MS 4974
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Photographs of Mississippi Choctaw people 1925
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

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