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Koasati culture summary (Series 9)

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Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill
Physical description:
36 items
Culture:
Koasati ethnography
Type:
Archival materials
Cite as:
Manuscript 4658 (9), National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 4658 (9)
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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

Koasati, Bel Abbey, 1963 [sound recording]

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Creator:
Fischer, John Lyle 1923-1985
Fischer, Ann K
Speaker:
Abbey, Bel
Physical description:
1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips ; 7 in
1 sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips ; 7 in
Culture:
Coushatta Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Vocabulary
Date:
1963
Cite as:
John L. Fischer and Ann K. Fischer Papers, Sound Recordings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Coushatta--Stories
Koasati language
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
Fischer Sound Recording 66-67
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John L. and Ann K. Fischer Sound Recordings 1961-1976
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National Anthropological Archives
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Koasati, Bel Abbey, 1963 [sound recording]

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Creator:
Fischer, John Lyle 1923-1985
Fischer, Ann K
Speaker:
Abbey, Bel
Physical description:
1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips ; 7 in
Culture:
Coushatta Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Vocabulary
Date:
1963
Cite as:
John L. Fischer and Ann K. Fischer Papers, Sound Recordings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Coushatta--Stories
Koasati language
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
Fischer Sound Recording 68
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John L. and Ann K. Fischer Sound Recordings 1961-1976
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National Anthropological Archives
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"Second Series" of Koasati texts 1912-1920

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Creator:
Swanton, John Reed
Informant:
Langley, Jackson
Langley, Salin
Physical description:
160 pages
Culture:
Koasati Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1912-1920
Notes:
Swanton worked with the Koasati in 1912-1920, according to Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 34, page 13; AR 38, page 6; AR 41, page 7. The typescript was received in Bureau of American Ethnology Archives September 16, 1920 (according to old catalog card).
Summary:
With interlinear English translation. Section VI includes "Sentences" and sections XII and XXIV of autograph document only include "Words that differ in Koasati and Alabama."
Cite as:
Manuscript 1818, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 1818
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National Anthropological Archives
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"First Series" of Koasati texts 1912-1920 ?

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Creator:
Swanton, John Reed
Informant:
Thompson, Charlie
Henry, George
Physical description:
221 pages
Culture:
Koasati Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1912-1920
Notes:
Swanton began working with the Koasati in Polk County, Texas in 1912, according to Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 34, page 13. The terminal date for this file is given as 1920 since the typescripts of stories I-XXII were received in Bureau of American Ethnology Archives in 1920.
Informants: Charlie Thompson, "later chief of the Alabama Indians in Texas," "who thought he knew Koasati" reviewed afterwards by Swanton with Jackson Langley of Kinder, Louisiana, and Langley's corrections added.
Summary:
With interlinear English translation. Contents: Note by Swanton about informants. Autograph document. 1 page. Stories I-XXII (no story XV). Autograph document. 149 pages. (numbered 1-59, 52-134). Photostats of Autograph Document of stories IV-XIII and XVI-XXII, made before they were corrected by Jackson Langley. 62 sheets (2 pages photostated per sheet). (Photostats are poor quality and cannot be recopied.) (Formerly in Manuscript 1801.) Stories I-XXII (no story XV). Typescript Document with A. interlinear English translation. 63 pages. Received in Bureau of American Ethnology Archives from Swanton in 1920. (Formerly in Manuscript 1816.) Story XIV with short vocabulary from George Henry. (This vocabulary, which is in the original Autograph document is not included in the above typescript.) Typescript Document. 2 pages. (Formerly in Manuscript 1801.) Stories I-III. Typescript Document. 7 pages. (Formerly in Manuscript 1801.)
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Manuscript 4154, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4154
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Alibamu and Koasati vocabulary 1906-1913?

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Creator:
Swanton, John Reed
Physical description:
8 pages T. copy with A. notations
Culture:
Alibamu
Koasati Indians
Alabama Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Vocabulary
Collection descriptions
Date:
1906-1913
Summary:
Autograph note by Swanton with Creek Manuscript number 1806 includes statement, "Alibamo [sic] Notes obtained in Texas;" refers to these notes (formerly with number 1806).
Cite as:
Manuscript 4926, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4926
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Koasati linguistic material; and ethnographic notes and census data on the Koasati and Alibamu 1906-1930

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Creator:
Swanton, John Reed
Informant:
Langley, Jackson
Physical description:
105 pages
Culture:
Alibamu
Koasati Indians
Alabama Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1906-1930
Notes:
Swanton worked with the Alibamu in 1906-1913, and with the Koasati from 1912-1930, according to Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 28, page 13; AR 34, page 13-14; and AR 48, page 5.
Summary:
Contents: "Population of Koasati village." Manuscript document with A. title by Swanton. 2 pages. Kinship terms. Autograph document 4 pages. Koasati words and phrases. 14 pages. Koasati texts with interlinear English "collected Jul. 23-Aug. 1, 1930, from Jackson Langley." [Kinder, Louisiana (Cf. Number 4154)] Autograph document. 36 pages. Koasati stories, and ethnographic notes on the Koasati, Alabama, and Tunica; in English. Autograph document. 33 pages. Lists of names and clan affiliations of the Koasati and Alabama in Louisiana. Autograph and Manuscript Document. 5 pages. "Census of the Alibamo [sic] and Koasati in Polk County, Texas 1910," with names and clan affiliations. Autograph document. 25 pages. Typescript Document with Autograph and Manuscript annotations. 11 pages. List of Alibamu and Koasati English and native names. Autograph documet. 2 pages.
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Manuscript 4153, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Censuses--Koasati
Censuses--Alibamu
Kinship--Koasati
Kinship--Alibamu
Names--Koasati
Names--Alibamu
Folklore--Koasati
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4153
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National Anthropological Archives

Koasati, Bel Abbey, February-May, 1965 [sound recording]

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Creator:
Fischer, John Lyle 1923-1985
Fischer, Ann K
Speaker:
Abbey, Bel
Physical description:
3 sound tape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips ; 7 in
Culture:
Coushatta Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Books
Date:
1965
February-May, 1965
Cite as:
John L. Fischer and Ann K. Fischer Papers, Sound Recordings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
Fischer Sound Recording 69-71
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John L. and Ann K. Fischer Sound Recordings 1961-1976
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National Anthropological Archives
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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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Koasati, Bel Abbey combined with Sicily tales 1959, 1963 [sound recording]

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Creator:
Fischer, John Lyle 1923-1985
Fischer, Ann K
Speaker:
Abbey, Bel
Physical description:
1 sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips ; 7 in
Culture:
Coushatta Indians
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Vocabulary
Place:
Siciliy (Italy)
Date:
1959
1963
1959, 1963
Cite as:
John L. Fischer and Ann K. Fischer Papers, Sound Recordings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Koasati language--Vocabulary
Child rearing
Language and languages--Documentation
Koasati language
Local number:
Fischer Sound Recording 65
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John L. and Ann K. Fischer Sound Recordings 1961-1976
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Typed copy of Report on Alabama, Koasati, and Muscogee Indians of Texas, dated November 15, 1869, signed by W. C. Phillips, Secretary of State, Texas

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Collector:
Swanton, John Reed
Creator:
Phillips, W. C
Whiteside, Samuel M Capt
Physical description:
1 1/2 pages
Culture:
Arikara Indians
Koasati Indians
Pima Indians
Maricopa Indians
Alabama Indians
Muscogee
Creek Indians
Indians of North America Southwest, New
Indians of North America Great Plains
Indians of North America Southern States
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Summary:
Also Report on same tribes dated February 6, 1870, signed by Samuel M. Whiteside, Capt. 6, Cav. Bvt. Major, USA., 5 pages; and Report on the Pimas, Maricopas and Arikaras, 1874, 1 page, concerning efforts to interest these tribes in removing to Indian Territory.
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Manuscript 4166, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Migration--Pima
Migration--Maricopa
Migration--Arikara
Local number:
NAA MS 4166
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National Anthropological Archives

Linguistic notes (Series 11)

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Culture:
Muskogean kinship
Koasati kinship
Type:
Archival materials
Cite as:
Manuscript 4658 (11), National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA MS 4658 (11)
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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)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

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

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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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National Anthropological Archives
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Lyda Averill Taylor Photographs (Series 13)

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Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill
Subject:
Heye Foundation Museum of the American Indian
Culture:
Alibamu Green corn celebration
Koasati Green corn celebration
Type:
Photographs
Clippings
Summary:
Some relate to the green corn celebration, Livingston, Texas, July 1938. Others are photographs of Alibamu from the collection of the Museum of the American Indian, taken in 1909.
Cite as:
Manuscript 4658 (13), National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA MS 4658 (13)
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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)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Basket

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Donor Name:
Sites Native Harvests
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Collector:
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Height:
6cm
Culture:
Koasati (Coushatta)
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Elton, Louisiana, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1990-May-30
Collection Date:
1979
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
378691
USNM Number:
E430170-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Basket

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Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology
Collector:
Dr. John R. Swanton
Culture:
Koasati (Coushatta)
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Not Given, Louisiana, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1917-Jul-02
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
061315
USNM Number:
E300005-0
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NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Basket

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Donor Name:
Sites Native Harvests
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Collector:
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Height:
25cm
Culture:
Koasati (Coushatta)
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Elton, Louisiana, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1990-May-30
Collection Date:
1983
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
378691
USNM Number:
E430174-0
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Basket

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Donor Name:
Sites Native Harvests
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Collector:
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Height:
4cm
Culture:
Koasati (Coushatta)
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Elton, Louisiana, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1990-May-30
Collection Date:
1983
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
378691
USNM Number:
E430173-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Basket

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Donor Name:
Sites Native Harvests
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Collector:
Ms. E. B. Kavasch
Height:
14cm
Culture:
Koasati (Coushatta)
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Elton, Louisiana, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1990-May-30
Collection Date:
1978
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
378691
USNM Number:
E430172-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Basket

view Basket digital asset number 1
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology
Collector:
Dr. John R. Swanton
Culture:
Koasati (Coushatta)
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Not Given, Louisiana, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1917-Jul-02
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
061315
USNM Number:
E300002-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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