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Creator:
Hudson, Peter James, 1861-1938  Search this
Extent:
72 Pages
Culture:
Choctaw  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
January, 1885
Scope and Contents:
Recorded in J.W. Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, 1877.
Biographical / Historical:
According to a notation on the title page, Peter Hudson, of Eagletown, Indian Territory, was a sophomore in January 1885 and enrolled in the classical course at Drury College, North Springfield, Missouri. "Paul Roulet of that institution writes: "He (P. Hudson) came to us six years since, not knowing a word of English, and has proved himself far superior in intellectual power to any we have yet had from the Indian Territory."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 584
Local Note:
Manuscript document
Place:
North Springfield Missouri
Topic:
Choctaw language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 584, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS584
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms584