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Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Names:
Dekanawidah, 16th century?  Search this
Hiawatha  Search this
Thadodaho  Search this
Extent:
78 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1900
Scope and Contents:
Synopsis of the history of the Five Nations Confederacy, with description of the rites and ceremonies used on the creation of their lords (or chiefs); also a tradition on the nativity of Dekanawideh, the framer of the League, and traditions on Hiawatha, Thadodaho, et al.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1633
Local Note:
Seems to be of Gibson-Hewitt version.
See Number 1518- a typed copy.
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Rituals, formulas and ceremonies -- Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1633, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1633
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36411790c-c217-4efe-9789-e37c704d59dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1633