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MS 7563 Stabilization of Kin Klizhin, Chaco Canyon National Monument, Fiscal Year 1938

Creator:
Vivian, Gordon  Search this
Extent:
13 Pages
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7563
Local Note:
Carbon of typescript, bound, with photographs
Topic:
Kin Klizhin -- New Mexico -- Chaco Canyon -- stabilization  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7563, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7563
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MS 296 Santa Clara (Costanoan), Obispeno Chumash, and Santa Rosa Island Chumash comparative vocabulary

Creator:
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930  Search this
Informant:
Buelna, Felix  Search this
Pa-hi-la-tcet'  Search this
Extent:
105 Pages
Culture:
Costanoan -- Santa Clara  Search this
Chumash -- Obispeno  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Chumash Indians  Search this
Ohlone Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contains: (1) Santa Clara (Costanoan) as given by Felix Buelna, at Mission of San Antonio, California September 27, 1884; (2) Obispeno Chumash, recorded near San Luis Obispo, California, October 19-28, 1884; (3) Santa Rosa Island Chumash, recorded from Pa-hi-la-tcet' at Los Alamos, California, October 30-November 7, 1884. Approximately 105 pages in pencil, in Powell's schedule of Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. (Approximately 247, 313, 410 terms respectively.)
Biographical / Historical:
Note on the Santa Clara informant, Felix Buelna, page 228. The Reverend A.D. Spearman, S.J., University of Santa Clara, California, in postal card of October 4, 1960 adds: "Felix Buelna was an altar boy at M. Sta. Clara c. 1804 and later taught in the Mission school of the Franciscans prior to the coming of the Jesuits. I haven't the year yet." See also Number 868, apparently a neat copy of the Obispeno Chumash. Note on Santa Rosa informant, Pa-hi-la-tcet', page 222. See also Number 866, apparently a neat copy of the Santa Rosa Chumash.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 296
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 296, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS296
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MS 127 Comparison of three Hupa vocabularies

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
7 Pages
Culture:
Hupa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Clerk's copy, from the vocabularies collected by Azpell at Camp Gaston, California, 1870 (Cf. Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript 83); by Gibbs at mouth of Trinity River, California, 1852; and by Gibbs at Klamath and Trinity Rivers, California, 1851 (Cf. Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscripts 128ab and 130).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 127
Topic:
Hupa language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 127, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS127
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MS 1052 Medicine among the Aborigines

Collector:
Kuykendall, George Benson, 1843-1931  Search this
Extent:
17 Pages
Culture:
American Indian  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
undated
Local Note:
Copied from Medical and Surgical Reporter, Philadelphia, 1875, XXXIII, pages 181-186.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1052
Topic:
Medicine -- American Indian  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1052, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1052
Archival Repository:
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MS 1190 Medical Practices of an Indian community

Creator:
Bailey, Wells S.  Search this
Extent:
12 Pages
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
March 6, 1881
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1190
Local Note:
Superficial-- J.N.B.H.
Topic:
Medicine -- American Indian  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1190, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1190
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 1012 Tabulated analysis of 167 Papago songs used in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 90

Creator:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957  Search this
Extent:
487 Pages
Culture:
Papago  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Tohono O'Odham Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1012
Local Note:
"Papago Music" 382 page manuscript, 79 sheets transcriptions, 56 illustrations, 41 pages of notes on Papago words, all once filed under old manuscript number 1670 was apparently sent to the editor's office, November 18, 1927, and never returned.
photostat copies
Topic:
Music -- Papago  Search this
Papago (Tohono O'odham)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1012, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1012
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MS 934 Vocabulary of the Mandan Collected at Ft. Berthold, D. T., During September 1881

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
Culture:
Mandan Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Drawings
Date:
September 1881
Scope and Contents:
200 entries, with 3 ink sketches of tools.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 934
Local Note:
Autograph document signed
Topic:
Tools and implements -- Mandan  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 934, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS934
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MS 933-a Words and sentences of the Biloxi Lanuage

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Extent:
68 Pages
Culture:
Biloxi Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
October - November, 1886
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 933-a
Local Note:
Autograph document signed
Place:
Lecompte Rapides Parish Louisiana
Citation:
Manuscript 933-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS933A
Archival Repository:
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MS 933-b Biloxi vocabulary with some cognate forms in Catawba, Santee, Yankton and Teton Dakota, Hidatsa, Kansa and Tutelo In Department of the Interior schedule

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Annotator:
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Culture:
Kansa Indians  Search this
Hidatsa Indians  Search this
Tutelo Indians  Search this
Biloxi Indians  Search this
Santee Indians  Search this
Dakota -- Yankton  Search this
Lakota -- Teton  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Yankton Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Vocabulary
Date:
October 1886 - November 1886
Scope and Contents:
173 entries in printed U. S. Geographical and Geological Survey "Comparative Vocabulary" form. Corrections of entries 92 and 93 by J. Owen Dorsey.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 933-b
Local Note:
Autograph document signed
General:
Previously titled"Biloxi vocabulary (collected October - November, 1886) with some cognate forms in Catawba, Santee, Yankton and Teton Dakota, Hidatsa, Kansa and Tutelo."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Kansa (Kaw)  Search this
Catawba Indians  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 933-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS933B
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 376 Mohawk words, phrases and sentences in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Powliss, Mrs  Search this
Smith, Alexander G.  Search this
Extent:
129 Pages
3 Items (cards )
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Mohawk  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Mohawk Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
July, 1882
Scope and Contents:
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Informants: Mrs Powliss, a "half-Breed," with "only a few corrections from" Chief A. G. Smith.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 376
Local Note:
autograph document signed
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 376, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS376
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 3311 English-Creek vocabulary

Creator:
Marnette, J. T.  Search this
Yellow Cloud  Search this
Extent:
100 Pages
Culture:
Muskogee (Creek)  Search this
Creek Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
ca. 1935
Scope and Contents:
Also, "Origin of Language," 2 pages typed, and "Bible of the Mound Builders," pencil sketch and typed comment, 2 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3311
Local Note:
With a letter of January 10, 1935, Mr Marnette had sent to the Bureau of American Ethnology photographs of himself and his sister in the hope that their tribe could be identified since they were separated from their parents at an early age. Marnette was then 38. The photographs were returned with the statement that it would be impossible to identify their tribe from the photographs. A similar inquiry signed T. L. [sic] Marnette, 2938 Cottage Grove Avenue, Chicago is dated March 8, 1937; enclosed photographs of "self and Sister" were again returned. Letter of August 28, 1938 signed Thomas Marnett [sic] transmits Cherokee vocabulary, now catalogued as Manuscript Number 4310. Correspondence in Bureau of American Ethnology files.
Other Title:
Origin of Language
Bible of the Mound Builders
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3311, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3311
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 2400 Division of Mound Exploration Records

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology. Mound Exploration Division  Search this
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910  Search this
Extent:
11 Boxes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
United States -- Archeology -- Mounds
Date:
1881-1889
Scope and Contents:
Alabama - Arkansas; Canada, Florida - Illinois; also California and Canada, Indiana - New York, New York - North Dakota (and South Dakota), Ohio, Oregon - Tennessee (South Dakota, see North Dakota) Virginia - Wisconsin, "Miscellaneous and General" (more than one state discussed) General Correspondence, 1882-1892, A - Z Bibliography; Newsclippings; Thomas, Personal Miscellanea.

Includes reports, field notes, drawings, correspondence and other materials relating to mound explorations by Cyrus Thomas and collaborators, including F. S. Earle, J. W. Emmert, Gerard Fowke, Charles C. Jones, J. P. MacLean, J. D. Middleton, Warren K. Moorehead, P. W. Norris, Edward Palmer, H. L. Reynolds, J. P. Rogan. L. H. Thing.

Site reports and correspondence relating to specified localities are arranged by state. There are separate files of material relating to more than one state; correspondence of a general nature; and bibliographic references.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2400
Citation:
Manuscript 2400, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2400
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 3717 Comparative list of Central American and Polynesian words

Collector:
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910  Search this
Addressee:
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
33 Pages
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Also letter to Dr Dorsey and Mr Hewitt relative to the list.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3717
Topic:
Polynesia  Search this
Central America  Search this
Oceania  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3717, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3717
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 3767 Catalogue of Manuscript notes, etc. presented to the Bureau of American Ethnology by John G. Henderson, May, 1908

Collector:
Henderson, John G. (John Greene), 1837-1912  Search this
Extent:
2 Pages
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
1908
Biographical / Historical:
Possibly this may be the same man as Judge J. G. Henderson, Winchester, Illinois, about whose collecting activities from Hopewell mounds in Southern Illinois 1881, Professor Stuart Struever inquired 12/66. No site notes found at that time, in Thomas Mound survey notes (2400) or elsewhere. MCB
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3767
Citation:
Manuscript 3767, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3767
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 4118-a Materials relating to the Tlingit

Creator:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958  Search this
Culture:
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
In Swanton's handwriting (mostly in pencil, and rather faint): (1) Notes on songs. 80 pages. Refers to "Roll Nos." I-XLI; possibly related to cylinder recordings ? (2) Myths: How the Raven Beat the Devil, How the Badger Came to Have Four Toes, How There came to Be Mosquitoes. 4 pages, typed. (3) Vocabulary notes and other miscellaneous notes. Disordered; intended order uncertain. 51 pages. (4) Plant names. 11 pages. (5) "Names in Emmons' Work." 10 pages. (6) Miscellaneous vocabulary and linguistic notes. 10 pages. (7) Notes on technology and food gathering. Approximately 50 slips, various sizes. Materials not in Swanton's hand, but evidently received by him from others: (8) History of the [Seattle] Totem Pole. 23 pages, numbered 558-580. (9) Notes on gambling sticks. 14 pages. Some carry notations in Swanton's hand, though written by others.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4118-a
Other Title:
How the Raven Beat the Devil
How the Badger Came to Have Four Toes
How There came to Be Mosquitoes
Topic:
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Botany  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Gathering  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Music  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Totem poles  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Toys and games -- gambling sticks  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4118-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4118A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 295 Santa Cruz (Costanoan) and Tulareno (Yokuts) vocabularies

Creator:
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930  Search this
Extent:
73 Pages
Culture:
Costanoan -- Santa Cruz  Search this
Yokuts -- Tulareno  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Ohlone Indians  Search this
Yokuts Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
September 26-29, 1888
Scope and Contents:
In pencil, in Powell's schedule of Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages.
Biographical / Historical:
Apparently original field record.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 295
Citation:
Manuscript 295, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS295
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 966 Vocabulary of the Coquilth (Kwah Kiutl)

Collector:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873  Search this
Creator:
Hudson's Bay Company  Search this
Extent:
5 Pages
Culture:
Nootka Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
June 1857
Scope and Contents:
A copy of a trade vocabulary of the Hudson's Bay Co.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 966
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 966, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS966
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 965 Account of Indian tribes upon the N.W. coast of North America

Collector:
Ludewig, Hermann E. (Hermann Ernst), 1809 or 1810-1856  Search this
Creator:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Makah Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Apparently a copy by Gibbs. Also a bibliography of these tribes.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 965
General:
Previously titled "Notes on the tribes of the N.W. Coast of America."
Citation:
Manuscript 965, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS965
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 980 Makah vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary schedule

Creator:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900  Search this
Extent:
10 Items (ca. 10 pages)
Culture:
Makah Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
In printed outline (10 microframes).
Biographical / Historical:
Recorded in Washington Territory, March, 1865.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 980
General:
Previously titled "Makah vocabulary."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 980, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS980
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 981 Some notes concerning the Indian tribes of British North America and the Northwest Coast

Collector:
Anderson, Alexander Caulfield, 1814-1884  Search this
Creator:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873  Search this
Extent:
32 Pages
Culture:
American Indian -- Northwest Coast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
August, 1855; November, 1857
Scope and Contents:
Includes letter dated November 9, 1857, including references to these notes. 6 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 981
Citation:
Manuscript 981, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS981
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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