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MS 914 Snake, Crow and Sioux (Shoshoni, Crow and Lakota) dictionary

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Catalog Data

Creator:
Belden, George P. (George Pfauts), 1844?-1871  Search this
Extent:
146 Items (ca. pages ca. 146 pages)
1 Map
Culture:
Sioux  Search this
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Shoshoni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Maps
Date:
January 1, 1868
Scope and Contents:
Includes profile map of road from Fort Smith to Fort Phil. Kearney with Crow names, 2 pages and letter from Belden to Joseph Henry, Autograph letter signed, October 25, 1868, 1 page transmitting dictionary.
Biographical / Historical:
George Pfouts Belden, 18844-1871, identified by Richard D. Rowen, Curator of History, Nebraska Historical Society, April 6, 1961. Rowen states that sketches made by Belden while serving with 2nd Nebraska Cavalry on a campaign against the Sioux under General Sully, 1863, are at the Nebraska Historical Society.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 914
Local Note:
Autograph document signed
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Genre/Form:
Maps
Citation:
Manuscript 914, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS914
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms914