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Creator:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958  Search this
Informant:
Sam, Watt, 1876-1944  Search this
Gurny, John ?  Search this
Names:
Taylor, Nancy  Search this
Extent:
17 Pages
Culture:
Natchez  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1907-1911
Scope and Contents:
Also autograph document, 6 pages. Includes: Notes on pottery, baskets, implements, stars and constellations, tribal subdivisions, chiefs, medicine, burials, beliefs and taboos, month names, names of other tribes, personal names, clan names, relationship terms, place names, Natchez counting. Text, "The Snake and the Moon," mentions Nancy Taylor.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4144
Local Note:
Informants: Watt Sam; and 3 pages from John Gurny (?).
typescript document
Topic:
Pottery -- Natchez  Search this
Basket making -- Natchez  Search this
Tools and implements -- Natchez  Search this
Astronomy -- Natchez  Search this
Names, tribal -- Natchez  Search this
Names, Personal -- Natchez  Search this
Numbers -- Natchez  Search this
Medicine -- Natchez  Search this
Mortuary customs -- Natchez  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4144, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4144
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4144