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Seneca Witch Tales

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Curtin, Jeremiah
Physical description:
10 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Contents: 1. The Vampire (Published as "The Vampire Skeleton", 32nd A. R. page 458). 2 pages. 2. Seneca Witchcraft- 1 page. 3. Seneca Ghost Story 1/2 page. 4. Shagodyoweqgowa (False Faces), 1/2 page. 5. Medicine Men. 1 page. 6. Snake with two heads, 1 page. Published 32nd A. R. page 106. Shagodyoweqgowa. 1 page. See 32nd A. R., page 357. 8. A Seneca Witch Story. 1 page. 9. The Owl and the Two Sisters. 2 pages.
Cite as:
Manuscript 3955, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Folklore--Iroquois--Seneca
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 3955
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National Anthropological Archives
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The Seneca Eagle Dance 1940s Painting

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Creator:
Smith, Ernest
Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Iroquois Indians
Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Type:
Works of art
Date:
1940
1940s
Summary:
Indians Inside Longhouse Watching Four Men Perform Dance
Cite as:
Manuscript 4398 Oversize, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 08681100
NAA MS 4398 Oversize
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Materials relating to The Iroquois Eagle Dance, an Offshoot of the Calumet Dance, Bureau of American Ethnoloy Bulletin 156 [Fenton, William Nelson]
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National Anthropological Archives
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Seneca word list

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
59 sheets
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 3481, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 3481
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
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National Anthropological Archives
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Seneca texts September, 1896

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
6 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
September, 1896
Summary:
Stone Coats (Kennon' skwa') Not published ?
Cite as:
Manuscript 2144, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Folklore--Iroquois--Seneca
Local number:
NAA MS 2144
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Seneca vocabulary 1896

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Creator:
Curtin, Jeremiah
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
126 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1896
Summary:
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages 1880. Includes terms added in ink by J.N.B. Hewitt, which are also in Manuscript Number 1618, Hewitt's copy of this vocabulary. Also includes terms for the parts of the body in an unidentified language and unidentified handwriting, written along side of the Seneca terms on pages 78-79. Filed with Manuscript 1618.
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Manuscript 1765, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 1765
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Seneca vocabulary 1896

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Creator:
Curtin, Jeremiah
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
112 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1896
Summary:
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Copy by J.N.B. Hewitt from Manuscript Number 1765, with some additional words added by Hewitt (e.g., cf. page 199 in the original and Hewitt's copy).
Cite as:
Manuscript 1618, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 1618
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Seneca texts with interlinear English translation

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Creator:
Fenton, William Nelson
Informant:
Redeye, Henry ?
Redeye, Sherman ?
Physical description:
16 leaves
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Iroquois Seneca oratory
Iroquois Seneca Thansgiving Speech
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Contents: Thanksgiving speech (kano:nyok), pages 1-13, including 3 pages written on back. Opening statement, Green Corn Festival, first day; page 14 and reverse. Announcement of dance, pages 15-16.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4573, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Oratory--Iroquois--Seneca
Dance--Iroquois--Seneca
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4573
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Seneca texts on cosmology October 1896

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Creator:
Abrams, Chauncey
Physical description:
20 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
October 1896
Cite as:
Manuscript 2330, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Religion--Iroquois--Seneca
Cosmology--Iroquois--Seneca
Local number:
NAA MS 2330
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Seneca version of the Law of the Woman Chief 1925

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Creator:
Clute, Alexander H
Physical description:
30 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca Law of the woman chief
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1925
Cite as:
Manuscript 3510, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Government--Iroquois--Seneca
Local number:
NAA MS 3510
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Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Seneca man, Cornplanter 1796

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Creator:
Bartoli, F
Subject:
O'Bail, John
Kaiiontwakon
By What One Plants
Ki-on-twog-ky
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1796
Notes:
Known as John O'Bail, a chief. Also called Kaiiontwakon (By What One Plants or Ki-on-twog-ky). Born 1732-40; died 1836. Mixed blood. See Handbook of American Indians.
Cite as:
Negative 928, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 9377100
OPPS NEG 928
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Seneca vocabulary, grammatical notes, and the Lord's Prayer in Seneca 1880

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Collector:
Smith, Erminnie A Mrs
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
90 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca grammar
Iroquois Seneca vocabulary
Iroquois Seneca Lord's Prayer
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1880
Summary:
Recorded in Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages 1877 in J. N. B. Hewitt's handwriting. Last 12 pages are titled, "Grammatical Construction of the Seneca Dialect." The final page is the Lord's Prayer in Seneca with no English.
Cite as:
Manuscript 373, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 373
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Cornplanter, Seneca Chief 1796 Print

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Creator:
Bartoli, F
Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Works of art
Date:
1796
Cite as:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Ne Iroquois Seneca Bae (37)-(38), (41)-(42) National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 08957700
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
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National Anthropological Archives

Do-a'-da-ne'- gen' and Hotkwistadegena Seneca text October 1896

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
45 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
October 1896
Summary:
Also carbon copy of English translation, 39 pages.
Publications:
Published in 32nd Annual Report, pages 743-756. Text as well as translation published in AR 32
Cite as:
Manuscript 492, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Folklore--Iroquois--Seneca
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 492
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Seneca tradition of the League 1917

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Creator:
Buck, Joshua
Physical description:
13 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Onondaga
Indians of North America Northeast
Onondaga Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1917
Summary:
Marked by Mr Hewitt- "horribly mixed."
Cite as:
Manuscript 1427, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Government and politics--Iroquois--Onondaga
Local number:
NAA MS 1427
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Seneca woman, Lena Cayuga, 17 years, Seneca Indian Territory. U. S. Indian School 1904

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Creator:
Carpenter, Charles H
Collector:
Tilton, Willis G
Subject:
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Physical description:
1 photographic negative
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca (identification uncertain)
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1904
Notes:
Photograph probably taken at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis
Cite as:
Photo Lot 89-8, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
OPPS NEG T15191
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Willis G. Tilton photograph collection of American Indians circa 1880-1930 (bulk 1899-1904)
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National Anthropological Archives

Miscellaneous language notes, mostly Seneca; word lists

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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937
Physical description:
48 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Indians
Indians of North America Northeast
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cite as:
Manuscript 3897, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 3897
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White Dog Sacrifice n.d. Drawing

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Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca (identification uncertain)
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Works of art
Date:
nd
Cite as:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 08662300
NAA MS 3992-B
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Iroquois myths and festivals [ANONYMOUS]
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Dance of Ghosts in Spirit-Land n.d. Drawing

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Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca (identification uncertain)
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Works of art
Date:
nd
Cite as:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 08662600
NAA MS 3992-B
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Iroquois myths and festivals [ANONYMOUS]
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Indians Making Oblations to the Moon-Goddess n.d. Drawing

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Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca (identification uncertain)
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Works of art
Date:
nd
Cite as:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 08662700
NAA MS 3992-B
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Iroquois myths and festivals [ANONYMOUS]
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National Anthropological Archives

Mythological Figure with Legs Only, and Four Warrior Figures n.d. Drawing

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Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca (identification uncertain)
Indians of North America Northeast
Seneca Indians
Type:
Works of art
Date:
nd
Cite as:
Manuscript 3992-B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA INV 08662200
NAA MS 3992-B
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Iroquois myths and festivals [ANONYMOUS]
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National Anthropological Archives
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