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MS 589 Seminole vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Collector:
MacCauley, Clay, 1843-1925  Search this
Extent:
114 Pages
Culture:
Seminole Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
January-March 1881
Scope and Contents:
In Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, partially filled.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 589
Local Note:
Note by Mr MacCauley states that he wishes to replace this by a more legible copy before it is used.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 589, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS589
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms589

MS 4690 Manuscripts relating to the study of Seminole Music

Creator:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957  Search this
Drew, Frank  Search this
Moore-Willson, Minnie, 1859-1937  Search this
MacCauley, Clay, 1843-1925  Search this
Extent:
2 Boxes
Culture:
Seminole Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Newsclippings
Date:
1931-1942
Scope and Contents:
Contents include: ---- Correspondence with editor of Bureau of American Ethnology and list of illustrations used in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 161. ---- "Seminole Music." 374 page carbon copy of manuscript and a few miscellaneous pages, roughs of music transcriptions, arranged music transcriptions of 243 songs as published. Submitted December 18, 1942. ---- "Seminole Music." Approximately 250 page manuscript. Incomplete manuscript submitted by Frances Densmore, May 16, 1940. This manuscript and the manuscript finally published in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 161 are compilations of previous manuscripts submitted by the author, 1931-1933, 1936, 1941. (Old Number) 1787 "Seminole Hunting and Alligator Dance Songs." 22 page manuscript, 28 pages tabulated analyses of 13 songs. (Transcriptions and 10 illustrations mentioned on old catalog card are not present. See original prints file for illustrations in part.) Submitted February 1, 1932.
Submitted April 21, 1932. (Old Number) 3228 "Seminole Songs connected with Legends and Dances." 38 page manuscript including descriptive analysis of songs, tabulated analyses of 31 songs. (transcriptions of 31 songs, recorded on old catalog card, are not present.) Submitted September 30, 1932. (Old Number) 3259-a "Chitimacha, Choctaw and Seminole Music, with a comparative survey of Indian music in the Gulf States." 75 page manuscript, including descriptive analyses of 23 songs, tabulated analyses for 13 Seminole songs. (Tabulated analyses for Chitimacha and Choctaw songs, 20 pages transcriptions, 18 photos and 2 figures, recorded on old catalog card, are not present. See original print file for part of the illustrations.) Submitted main portion of the manuscript to the Bureau of American Ethnology June 17, 1933. The comparative survey part was a report submitted to the National Research Council, May 15, 1933. (Old Number) 3259-b (part) Seminole text from manuscript "Choctaw and Seminole Songs." 8 page manuscript Submitted June 14, 1939. The Choctaw material is separately filed under Choctaw, Bureau of American Ethnology Ms Number 3258 (Old Manuscript Number 3259-b, part.) (Old Number) 3260 "Dance Songs of the Seminole Indians." 19 page manuscript including descriptive analyses of 20 songs, tabulated analyses. (Transcriptions and 9 photos sent with this manuscript, recorded on old catalog card, are not present.)
(Old Number) 3197 "The Seminole Indians." 43 page manuscript including descriptive analyses of 7 songs, tabulated analyses of 8 songs. (8 transcriptions and 36 photos and 1 sketch illustration, recorded on old catalog card, are not present.) See original prints file for part of illustrations.) Submitted March 3, 1931. (Old Number) 3208 "Seminole Bird Dance and their Songs." 31 page manuscript including descriptive analyses of songs, tabulated analyses for 18 songs. (18 song transcriptions and 42 photo illustrations, recorded on old catalog card, are not present). Submitted January 18, 1932. (Old Number) 3209 "Buffalo Dance and Corn Dance." 30 page manuscript including descriptive analyses of 12 songs, 12 tabulated analyses. (12 transcriptions and 12 photo illustrations, recorded on old catalog card, are not present. See original print file for part of the photo illustrations.) Submitted December 12, 1931. (Old Number) 3211 "A comparison between the structure of Nootka and Quileute songs and that of songs previously analyzed, also a description of a Seminole flute and Seminole customs." 57 page manuscript, from which pages 4-10 were taken out by F. D. for incorporation in Nootka and Quileute Music. No Nootka and Quileute material remains in this manuscript. (17 photo illustrations, map and diagram, recorded on old catalog card, are not present. See original print file for some of the illustrations.)
Submitted November 30, 1932. (Old Number) 3262 "Caloosa and Seminole Corn Dance and Hunting Dance Songs." 28 page manuscript, including descriptive analyses of 25 songs, tabulated analyses of 25 songs. (11 pages transcriptions, 1 sketch, 13 photos, recorded on old catalog card, are not present. See original print file for some of the photos.) Submitted May 28, 1932. (Old Number) 3407 "Dance Songs of the Seminole Indians." 2 page list of Seminole transcriptions and cylinder records. (7 sheets transcriptions, recorded on old catalog card, are not present.) All these songs were recorded at Brighton, Florida, by Billie Stewart in February 1932. Submitted by F.D. March 16, 1936. (Old Number) 4083 "Songs of the Seminole in Florida." 28 page manuscript (71 transcriptions of songs, recorded on old catalog card, are not present.) Submitted by F.D. March 20, 1941.
The following Seminole material was received from the Densmore estate, ca. 1962. Three notebooks in F. Densmore's handwriting, dated: 1931, 1932 and 1933 (Brighten), and 1933. These notebooks contain material on Seminole songs and dances. Miscellaneous fieldnotes including "Last of Josie Billie" and "Discended from Osceola". Reading notes from Frank Drew, Minnie Moore-Willson, Clay McCauley, and others. 2 notebooks and several miscellaneous pages. "Annual Report, Narrative Section, 1935, Seminole Agency Dania, Fla." Prepared by J.L. Glenn, Officer in Charge. 18 page mimeo. Clippings: "Indian Buried Unmourned; Tribesmen at Paleface Rites," February 25, 1938, The Herald; photographs of Seminole Indians, page 10, April 25, 1937, The Herald, Miami, Florida, with typed note: "Do these scenes remind you of 'Days of (not so) long ago?' Chas." Various reprints re Seminole Indians: "Souvenir of the Original Musa Isle Seminole Indian Village, Miami, Fla." No date, 12 pages. Publishers announcement of Grant Forman's book, Indian Removal. "Musa Isle Seminoles and Alligators" by James Lowther Berkebile, 1929, Phoenix Printing Co., Augusta, Georgia. 35 pages and 23 illustrations of Seminole Indians.
"Seminole Indians: Survey of the Seminole Indians of Florida," presented by Mr. Fletcher, 71st Congress, 3rd Session, Doc. No. 314, GPO, 1931. 88 pages and map. Announcement of lectures W. Stanley Hanson, Secretary Seminole Indian Association, and article from The American Eagle, "Seminole Indian Association Reorganized", September, 1933.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4690
Other Title:
Seminole Music
Seminole Hunting and Alligator Dance Songs
The Seminole Indians
Seminole Bird Dance and their Songs
Buffalo Dance and Corn Dance
A comparison between the structure of Nootka and Quileute songs and that of songs previously analyzed, also a description of a Seminole flute and Seminole customs
Seminole Songs connected with Legends and Dances
Chitimacha, Choctaw and Seminole Music, with a comparative survey of Indian music in the Gulf States
Seminole text from manuscript "Choctaw and Seminole Songs"
Dance Songs of the Seminole Indians
Caloosa and Seminole Corn Dance and Hunting Dance Songs
Songs of the Seminole in Floria
Last of Josie Billie
Discended from Osceola
Annual Report, Narrative Section, 1935, Seminole Agency Dania, Fla.
Indian Buried Unmourned; Tribesmen at Paleface Rites
Souvenir of the Original Musa Isle Seminole Indian Village, Miami, Fla.
Musa Isle Seminoles and Alligators
Seminole Indians: Survey of the Seminole Indians of Florida
Topic:
Music -- Seminole  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsclippings
Citation:
Manuscript 4690, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4690
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4690

Basket with Lid

Collector:
Philip Shore  Search this
Donor Name:
Philip Shore  Search this
Diameter - Lid:
17 cm
Height:
24 cm
Diameter:
ca. 30 cm
Culture:
Seri  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Desemboque, Sonora, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
12 Jul 2013
Collection Date:
Jan 1955
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2062824
USNM Number:
E433005-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33ba93ffe-88fe-485a-9ffa-dc2309f0ce0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_11150950

Basketry Tray

Collector:
Philip Shore  Search this
Donor Name:
Philip Shore  Search this
Height:
ca. 6 cm
Diameter:
43 cm
Culture:
Seri  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Desemboque, Sonora, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
12 Jul 2013
Collection Date:
Jan 1955
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2062824
USNM Number:
E433006-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/323937179-e506-4d97-a5b4-55c970daae80
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_11150951

Basketry Tray

Collector:
Philip Shore  Search this
Donor Name:
Philip Shore  Search this
Maximum Height:
8.5 cm
Diameter:
38.5 cm
Culture:
Seri  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Desemboque, Sonora, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
12 Jul 2013
Collection Date:
Jan 1955
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2062824
USNM Number:
E433007-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e7a4b012-e632-4150-8c84-cf8acad843c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_11150952

Basketry Tray

Collector:
Philip Shore  Search this
Donor Name:
Philip Shore  Search this
Height:
7 cm
Diameter:
42 cm
Culture:
Seri  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Desemboque, Sonora, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
12 Jul 2013
Collection Date:
Jan 1955
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2062824
USNM Number:
E433008-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39e8f823d-7ea6-4dac-8b3d-06573367ae05
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_11150953

Cervidae

Collector:
J. D. McGuire  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
North American Indian  Search this
Object Type:
Archaeofauna
Place:
Norfolk (near), Norfolk County, Virginia, United States, North America
Accession Date:
24 May 1905
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Common name:
Cervid
Deer
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Artiodactyla Cervidae
Published Name:
Cervidae
Accession Number:
044230
USNM Number:
A574246-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/366700814-13a8-4cfc-ae6c-a0bb6451a4e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_10126502

Pottery

Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Hopi  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Not Given
Accession Date:
27 Feb 1893
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
026756
USNM Number:
E166735-3
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39f647352-b512-4924-8dd6-6ee4dd8a6edb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8939762
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Pottery

Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Hopi  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Not Given
Accession Date:
27 Feb 1893
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
026756
USNM Number:
E166735-5
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/392789330-1ba5-4614-b2ed-a72de197c2d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8939764
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Rush Mat

Donor Name:
Dr. Rudolph Mueller  Search this
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Object Type:
Mat
Place:
Carthagena, Mercer County, Ohio, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1875
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004734
USNM Number:
E20000-2
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31c147c2d-5a72-46c9-9a9d-a1966c5ab802
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8939569
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Rush Mat

Donor Name:
Dr. Rudolph Mueller  Search this
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Object Type:
Mat
Place:
Carthagena, Mercer County, Ohio, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1875
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004734
USNM Number:
E20000-3
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/303fb10aa-9896-4278-9506-2d8133915f2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8939570
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Fetish

Collector:
Col. James Stevenson  Search this
Matilda C. Stevenson  Search this
Donor Name:
Col. James Stevenson  Search this
Culture:
Zuni (A:shiwi)  Search this
Object Type:
Fetish
Place:
Zuni, Zuni Reservation / Mckinley County, New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
20 Jun 1887
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
019294
USNM Number:
E129206-5
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31d4900c4-7122-4a64-80eb-8e98bf446a44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8939577
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Pottery

Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Hopi  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Not Given
Accession Date:
27 Feb 1893
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
026756
USNM Number:
E166735-4
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a5d1d4ab-c153-4c40-b11e-bc176e1b0c3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8939763
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Pottery

Collector:
William J. McGee  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Papago (Tohono O'odham)  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Not Given, San Xavier Reservation / Pima County, Arizona, United States, North America
Accession Date:
14 Feb 1895
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
029025
USNM Number:
E155371-2
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/332f398e9-7371-4624-b0ba-4e9efe203099
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8550300
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Basket

Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Apache  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Arizona, United States, North America
Accession Date:
27 Feb 1893
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
026756
USNM Number:
E166887-2
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36e4987e0-cc9e-4808-b48c-63f26cb1a583
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8543862
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(Tinaga) Or Deep Jug Of Clay

Collector:
Dr R. S. Vickery  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr R. S. Vickery  Search this
Height - Object:
27.1 cm
Diameter - Object:
34.2 cm
Culture:
Zuni (A:shiwi)  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Fort Wingate (near), New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1870
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
001872
USNM Number:
E9747-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37d3681d9-0e0f-4c43-936a-4b474025ef84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8489800
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Dish Of Clay

Collector:
Dr R. S. Vickery  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr R. S. Vickery  Search this
Culture:
Hopi  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Fort Wingate (near), New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1870
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
001872
USNM Number:
E9748-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/379dbab4f-c8af-4301-b06a-c0d6626102a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8489801
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Earthenware Canteen

Collector:
Victor Mindeleff  Search this
Cosmos Mindeleff  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Acoma  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Acoma Reservation, Cibola County, New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
9 Sep 1884
Collection Date:
1884
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
84A00050
USNM Number:
E92082-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b36e70b1-9ef8-4259-8add-1499be6b8b16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8487073
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Earthenware Canteen

Collector:
Victor Mindeleff  Search this
Cosmos Mindeleff  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Acoma  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Acoma Reservation, Cibola County, New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
9 Sep 1884
Collection Date:
1884
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
84A00050
USNM Number:
E92090-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3841e0abe-8d83-4878-802a-f8d802ac303f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8487082
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Earthenware Canteen

Collector:
Victor Mindeleff  Search this
Cosmos Mindeleff  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Acoma  Search this
Object Type:
Pot
Place:
Acoma Reservation, Cibola County, New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
9 Sep 1884
Collection Date:
1884
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
84A00050
USNM Number:
E92098-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3af51a5b6-8fbf-4d04-aed1-d4dc4562e29a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8487090
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