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Flute

Culture/People:
possibly Bannock (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Flute
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage, hide, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Fort Hall Reservation; Bannock County, Bingham County, Caribou County, Power County; Idaho; USA
Catalog Number:
13/1524
Barcode:
131524.000
See related items:
Bannock
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_141357
Additional Online Media:

MS 559 Poisoned Weapons

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Extent:
19 pages
Culture:
Dakota Indians  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Pitt River Indians  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Mandan Indians  Search this
Carib  Search this
Paiute Indians  Search this
Pima Indians  Search this
Shoshoni Indians  Search this
Aztec  Search this
Ute Indians  Search this
Mosquito  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Achomawi Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Extracts from various published sources concerning the use of poisoned weapons among the American Indians. The first 6 pages include information on the Dakota from non-published sources. Other tribes mentioned in the MS. are the Mandan, Chippewa, Shoshoni, Paiutes, Pitt River Indians, Oregon and Alaska tribes, Apache and other (unnamed) Southwestern groups, California tribes, Pima, Central American tribes, Mosquito Indians, Aztecs, Utes, and Caribs.
Biographical / Historical:
Author identified from the Dorsey-Hewitt catalog. Bureau of American Ethnology number 1524.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 559
Local Note:
Autograph document
Topic:
Achumawi  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Pima (Akimel O'odham)  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Pima (Akimel O'odham)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 559, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS559
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms559

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