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Seneca texts

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
6 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
September, 1896
Scope and Contents:
Stone Coats (Kennon' skwa') Not published ?
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2144
Local Note:
See 494, and 485.
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2144, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2144
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2144
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Seneca vocabulary

Creator:
Curtin, Jeremiah  Search this
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
126 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
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.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1765
Local Note:
Autograph document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1765, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1765
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1765
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Seneca vocabulary

Creator:
Curtin, Jeremiah  Search this
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
112 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
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).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1618
Local Note:
Manuscript document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1618, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1618
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1618
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Seneca man, Cornplanter 1796

Creator:
Bartoli, F  Search this
Subject:
O'Bail, John  Search this
Kaiiontwakon  Search this
By What One Plants  Search this
Ki-on-twog-ky  Search this
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1796
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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_93872

Cornplanter, Seneca Chief 1796 Print

Creator:
Bartoli, F  Search this
Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Works of art
Date:
1796
Local number:
NAA INV 08957700
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_79491

Seneca texts on cosmology

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Abrams, Chauncey  Search this
Extent:
20 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
October 1896
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2330
Local Note:
Not published in 21st A. R.
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Cosmology -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2330, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2330
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2330
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Seneca Witch Tales

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Curtin, Jeremiah  Search this
Extent:
10 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
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.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3955
Other Title:
The Vampire
Seneca Witchcraft
Seneca Ghost Story
Medicine Men
Shagodyoweqgowa (False Faces)
Snake with two heads
Shagodyoweqgowa
A Seneca Witch Story
The Owl and the Two Sisters
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3955, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3955
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3955
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Seneca word list

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
59 Sheets
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Sheets
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3481
Topic:
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3481, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3481
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3481
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Seneca woman, Lena Cayuga, 17 years, Seneca Indian Territory. U. S. Indian School 1904

Creator:
Carpenter, Charles H  Search this
Collector:
Tilton, Willis G  Search this
Subject:
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 photographic negative
Culture:
Iroquois Seneca (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1904
Local number:
OPPS NEG T15191
See more items in:
Willis G. Tilton photograph collection of American Indians circa 1880-1930 (bulk 1899-1904)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_93866

Seneca tradition of the League

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Buck, Joshua  Search this
Extent:
13 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
1917
Scope and Contents:
Marked by Mr Hewitt- "horribly mixed."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1427
Topic:
Government and politics -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1427, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1427
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1427
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MS 373 Seneca vocabulary, grammatical notes, and the Lord's Prayer in Seneca

Collector:
Smith, Erminnie A. (Erminnie Adele), 1836-1886  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
90 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- Grammar  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca -- vocabulary  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca -- Lord's Prayer  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
1880
Scope and Contents:
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.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 373
Local Note:
manuscript document signed
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 373, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS373
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms373
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Seneca texts with interlinear English translation

Creator:
Fenton, William Nelson  Search this
Informant:
Redeye, Henry ?  Search this
Redeye, Sherman ?  Search this
Extent:
16 Leaves
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca -- Oratory  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca -- Thansgiving Speech  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Leaves
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
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.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4573
Local Note:
Recorded by William N. Fenton from Henry and/or Sherman Redeye, Allegany Reservation, New York, ca. 1940.
Topic:
Oratory -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Dance -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4573, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4573
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4573
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Miscellaneous language notes, mostly Seneca; word lists

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
48 pages
Culture:
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3897
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3897, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3897
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3897
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Do-a'-da-ne'- gen' and Hotkwistadegena Seneca text

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
45 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
October 1896
Scope and Contents:
Also carbon copy of English translation, 39 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 492
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 492, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS492
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms492
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Seneca version of the Law of the Woman Chief

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Clute, Alexander H.  Search this
Extent:
30 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- law of the woman chief  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
1925
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3510
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3510, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3510
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3510
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A Seneca/English tradition of the founding of the League

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Charles, Abram, Chief  Search this
Extent:
25 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- League  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
1917
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1435
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1435, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1435
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1435
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Seneca version of the Head Story (The three brothers)

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Charles, Abram, Chief  Search this
Extent:
8 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
1917
Scope and Contents:
Also duplicate copy.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1430
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1430, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1430
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1430
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Group of Chippewa, Klamath, Sioux, Nez Perce, and Seneca Indians 1902

Creator:
Gill, De Lancey W  Search this
Subject:
Denomis, Sam F  Search this
Kirk, Jesse Rev  Search this
Eastman, John  Search this
Kentuck, Joseph  Search this
Stuart, James  Search this
Armstrong, Charles D  Search this
Daly, William  Search this
Kennedy, Francis A  Search this
John, Andrew  Search this
Blue Sky, Albert  Search this
Anduski gi shy ?  Search this
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Iroquois Seneca  Search this
Klamath Indians  Search this
Nez Percé Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America Plateau  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1902
Local number:
NAA INV 10000973
OPPS NEG 2860 E
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_97116

Vocabulary of 16 words of the Cayuga, Oneida and Seneca tribes

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Iroquois -- Cayuga  Search this
Iroquois -- Oneida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Cayuga Indians  Search this
Oneida Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3699
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3699, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3699
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3699
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MS 400 Translation of the 1st chapter of Genesis into the Seneca language

Collector:
Smith, Erminnie A. (Erminnie Adele), 1836-1886  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Translator:
Pierce, Maris B.  Search this
Extent:
4 pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Seneca -- Genesis, 1st chapter  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
pages
Date:
July 27, 1880
Scope and Contents:
"Original translation, 1835."
Biographical / Historical:
Maris B. Pierce was a full blood Indian who was educated at Dartmouth College.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 400
Local Note:
manuscript document signed
General:
Previously titled "First Chapter of Genesis, translated by Maris B. Pierce"
Topic:
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 400, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS400
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms400
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