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MS 2841 Fox word lists and ethnological and linguistic notes by Alfred Kiyana

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
58 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Field notes
Place:
Tama (Iowa)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Primarily Meskwaki (Fox) word lists handwritten by Alfred Kiyana and other ethnological and linguistic notes. Topics include medicines; foods fed to sick people; laxatives; names of dogs and horses; ethno-etymology; and ethno-ichthyology. There are also lists of founders of ceremonies and rules governing membership in tribal dual division appropriate to various gentes. Some notes are in Truman Michelson's hand. These materials were collected by Michelson in Tama, Iowa.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2841
Local Note:
Title changed from "Texts" 4/30/2014.
Topic:
Fox language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Food  Search this
Zoology -- nomenclature  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Manuscript 2841, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2841
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 62 Apache-Tinne language, Dialect of of the Na-isha band

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Informant:
Tartley, Amos  Search this
Extent:
78 Pages
Culture:
Apache -- Na- isha Band  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Kiowa Apache Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Vocabulary
Texts
Date:
1884 November - December
Scope and Contents:
Also includes vocabulary extracted from Captain John G. Bourke's "Gentile Organization of the Apache," in Folklore Journal, Boston, 1890, page 128. (pages 77-8 of Gatschet notebook)
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 62
Place:
Kiowa, Apache and Comanche Agency Anadarko Oklahoma Territory
General:
Previously titled "Vocabulary and brief texts with interlinear translation."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Apache languages  Search this
Plains Apache  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vocabulary
Texts
Citation:
Manuscript 62, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS62
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms62
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MS 487 Ongwe hanges ha Legend

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
78 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
September 1896
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 487
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 487, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS487
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Selected prints

Photographer:
Moore, Riley Dunning, 1883-  Search this
Names:
Konig  Search this
Muntokolia  Search this
Ounngtis ?  Search this
Soonogarook  Search this
Extent:
12 Prints
Culture:
Eskimos  Search this
Aleuts  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Place:
Saint Lawrence Island (Alaska)
Date:
1912
Scope and Contents:
Made by Bureau of American Ethnology from a series of negatives by Riley D. Moore, 1912, filed in Division of Physical Anthropology, U. S. National Museum. 11 prints of Eskimos and 1 of an Aleut.
Catalog Number 4696: (1) Tribe: Eskimo Description: Summer home of Soonogarook, St Lawrence Island, Alaska. Man standing with arms inside coat, the customary way when not using hands. Left to right: Ounngtis (?), Soonogarook, Muntokolia, Koning. (2) Eskimo Summer home of Soonogarook. (3) Eskimo Wrestling, at Gambell, St Lawrence Island, Alaska. (4) Eskimo Wrestling, St Lawrence Island, Alaska. Man seated on embankment of an old "ningloo." (5) Eskimo Wrestling, St Lawrence Island, Alaska.. Frame building, store (co-op) and blacksmith shop in background. (6) Eskimo Home of Oghoolki, winter house, St Lawrence Island, Alaska. (7) Eskimo Broken house, womkon in front, St Lawrence Island, Alaska. (8) Eskimo Group, Kodiak. Volcanic dust shovelled from the door. (9) Eskimo Kodiak. Roof caved in from volcanic dust. (10) Eskimo Kodiak harbor. (11) Eskimo Kodiak. (12) Aleut Unalaska.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4696
Topic:
Habitations and other structures -- summer home  Search this
Habitations and other structures -- winter house  Search this
Toys and games -- Wrestling  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Manuscript 4696, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4696
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 4856 Aleut vocabulary

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Pederson Captain  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Culture:
Aleuts  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Vocabulary
Date:
August 1901-December 1903
Biographical / Historical:
Recorded by Captain Pederson and another Captain residing on Atka in a manuscript list of English terms provided by James Wickersham.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4856
Local Note:
Photostate copy of manuscript document
Place:
Alaska Atka Island
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 4856, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4856
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4856

MS 4866 Corrections to English and Muskokee Dictionary

Creator:
Robertson, A. E. W. (Ann Eliza Worcester), 1826-1905  Search this
Annotator:
Hodge, David M.  Search this
Loughridge, R. M. (Robert McGill), 1809-1900  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume
237 Pages
Culture:
Muskogee (Creek)  Search this
Creek Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Pages
Date:
after 1890
Scope and Contents:
Dictionary corrections by Reverend R.M. Loughridge and Elder David M. Hodge. Includes also Manuscript notations on interleaved pages giving Hitchiti, Koasati, and Alibamu vocabulary. Corrections are written on the printed pages of the dictionary in black ink.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4866
Local Note:
According to William C. Sturtevant, some of the Hitchiti entries are copied from Hitchiti vocabulary in Albert S. Gatschet, A Migration Legend of the Creek Indians, volume 2, (Trans. St. Louis Academy of Science), St. Louis, 1888. (See W.C. Sturtevant's note on the front fly-leaf of the volume.)
Published document with A. notations
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4866, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4866
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 2644 Sauk vocabulary

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
4 Pages
Culture:
Sauk Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1911
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2644
Topic:
Fox language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Sauk & Fox, Sac, Mesquakie  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2644, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2644
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2644
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MS 2560 Field notes on Arapaho and Gros Ventre culture and Arapahoan languages

Creator:
Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis), 1876-1960  Search this
Extent:
29 Notebooks
Culture:
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Gros Ventre Indians (Montana)  Search this
Atsina Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Notebooks
Date:
1899-1901
Scope and Contents:
Original field notebooks from work among the Southern Arapaho in Oklahoma Territory and the Gros Ventre (Atsina) in Montana. Contains extensive language material and notes on culture, including notes on acquisition of material culture now in the collection of the American Museum of Natural History. In addition to language material on Arapaho and Gros Ventre, there are notes on two other Arapahoan languages, Besawunena and Nawathinehena (see Handbook of North American Indians, vol. 13, pp. 74-76.) Also 120 pages on Arapaho dialects and five copies of relevant letters regarding transfer of the material.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2560
Local Note:
Collection previously titled "Grammatical sketch of the Arapaho language and of the Gros Ventres; Arapaho dialects 1916-1920." Title revised October 12, 2011.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2560a Arapaho and Manuscript 2560b Gros Ventre, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2560
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2560

MS 2598-c Typed copy (carbon) of Gerard Dictionary (MS 2598-a)

Collector:
Gerard, William R. (William Ruggles), 1841-  Search this
Extent:
969 Pages
1 Item (box )
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1914
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2598-c
Local Note:
See 35th AR, Bureau of American Ethnology pages 29-30.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2598-c, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2598C
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2598c

Print of a plan for a Chinese temple

Collector:
Meyer, Frank Nicholas  Search this
Extent:
1 Sheet (67 x 37 inches.)
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sheets
Prints
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
One undated Chinese print, measuring 67 x 37 inches with red characters on white paper, representing a plan for a temple.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 253,207
Topic:
Architecture, Chinese  Search this
Genre/Form:
Prints
Citation:
Manuscript 253,207, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.MS253207
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms253207
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Print representing ancient Chinese characters

Collector:
Meyer, Frank Nicholas  Search this
Extent:
1 Sheet (55 x 27 inches.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sheets
Prints
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
One undated Chinese print, measuring 55 x 27 inches with red character on white paper. Represents an ancient Chinese character made by an emperor.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 253,208
Topic:
Chinese characters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Prints
Citation:
Manuscript 253,208, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.MS253208
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms253208
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MS 2525 Fox text of "Buffalo Head Dance" and English translation

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
K., A.  Search this
Extent:
248 Pages
Culture:
Fox -- Folklore  Search this
Fox -- Buffalo Head Dance  Search this
Fox -- Thunder gens  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Buffalo Head dance; Thunder gens (1st version).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2525
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Dance -- Fox  Search this
Thunder gens -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2525, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2525
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2525

MS 1530 Onondaga medical notes

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1897
Scope and Contents:
An address to the Medical Society. Text only- no translation.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1530
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Medicine -- Iroquois -- Seneca  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1530, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1530
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1530
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MS 1516 Peoria vocabulary

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Informant:
Gorstey, Stephen  Search this
Extent:
118 Pages
Culture:
Peoria Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1893
Scope and Contents:
With linguistic notes, arranged in catagories based on grammatical elements. Recorded in Department of Interior Blank Book; grammatical categories are entered alphabetically. Includes: "Phonology" for the Peoria language, 4 pages; brief notes headed "Ethnography," 1 page; references to certain page numbers of unstated sources throughout the notebook.
Biographical / Historical:
Date supplied from Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 15, Washington, 1893.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1516
Local Note:
Informant /?/: Stephen Gorstey, N. E. Brunswick, /Illinois ?/.
autograph document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Miami language (Ind. and Okla.)  Search this
Illinois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1516, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1516
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1516
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MS 1517 Dekanawida Tradition of the Founding of the League

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Abram, Charles, Chief  Search this
Buck, John Sr  Search this
Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005  Search this
Extent:
189 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- Deganawida tradition  Search this
Iroquois -- League  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1899-1964
Scope and Contents:
MS 1517-a J.N.B. Hewitt's typed copy with carbon of MS 2316. MS 1517-b W.N. Fenton's partial translation of MS 1517-a. MS 1517-c W.N. Fenton's revised translation deposited to BAE for publication circa 1964.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1517
Local Note:
Follows Number 2316.
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1517, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1517
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1517

MS 7348 Suika hatake no zu

Creator:
Katsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849  Search this
Extent:
1 Sheet (ca. 7 x 9 inches)
Culture:
Japanese -- Agriculture  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sheets
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
The prints is one of a series entitled Dai Niho bussan zue (Japanese produce illustrated). It is signed by Katsushika, a pseudonym used by Hokusai ca. 1807-1824. The print includes an explantory note on the cultivation of watermelons.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7348

NAA INV 08824300
Translation of Title:
Activities at the water-melon field
Local Note:
Data furnished by Chang-su Houchins, of the Department of Anthropology.
Color woodblock print
Citation:
Manuscript 7348, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7348
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Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 7072 Descriptions of Tsimshian totem poles and descriptions and text relating to Tsimshian masks

Creator:
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Culture:
Tsimshian Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7072
Local Note:
Provenance unknown.
autograph document
Topic:
Masks -- Tsimshian  Search this
Totems and totem poles -- Tsimshian  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7072, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7072
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7072

MS 7110 Ladino manuscript

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Jews  Search this
Ladino  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1869
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7110
Local Note:
autograph document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7110, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7110
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7110

MS 7009 Collectanea

Collector:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Extent:
319 Pages
1 Volume
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Volumes
Date:
1850s-60s
Scope and Contents:
Apparently reading notes on a wide variety of subjects including writing systems, philosophy, poetry, history, botany, geology, and others.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7009
Local Note:
autograph document
Topic:
Writing systems  Search this
Geology  Search this
Botany  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7009, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7009
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7009

MS 7017 Partial copy of J. Ludwig Krapf's Vocabulary of Six East-African Languages

Collector:
Grout, Lewis, 1815-1905  Search this
Creator:
Krapf, J. L. (Johann Ludwig), 1810-1881  Search this
Extent:
29 Pages
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Place:
Africa
Date:
1854
Scope and Contents:
Includes Part I of Introduction and comparative vocabularies of Swahili, Pokomo, and Galla only. Annotated by Grout with variant Galla terms found in Isenberg's translation of Krapf's Vocabulary of the Galla Languages, 1842. Also annotated with German terms.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7017
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7017, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7017
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7017

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