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MS 4888 Chickasaw text of "Peculiar people whose house name was in Atonoha (house Roller), their habits, customs, etc."

Transcriber:
McCurtain, Zeno  Search this
Extent:
61 Pages
Culture:
Chickasaw Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
March 31, 1922
Scope and Contents:
Chickasaw text.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4888
Local Note:
Autograph document and autograph document signed
Other Title:
Story of the Rolling People
Topic:
Social structure -- Chickasaw  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4888, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4888
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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 4797 Semantically grouped Willopah vocabulary in Frachtenberg's handwriting in 3 columns

Creator:
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim, 1883-1930  Search this
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896  Search this
Extent:
17 Pages
Culture:
Kwalhioqua  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Column 1 is headed "F" and appears to be a reorganization of the vocabulary in the first ten pages of volume 4, Katapuya texts, manuscript 1923-a, collected by Frachtenberg in 1910. Column 2 is headed, "?" and the source is unknown. Column 3 is headed "Hale," (Horatio Hale, U.S. Exploring Exped., 1838-42, volume 6, Ethnography and Philology, Philadelphia, 1846).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4797
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4797, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4797
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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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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MS 2649 Notes on religion dance

Creator:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Green, George, Winnebago (informant and translator)  Search this
Extent:
28 Pages
Culture:
Fox -- Religion Dance  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Biographical / Historical:
Green was a Winnebago married to a Mesquakie woman. He mailed the manuscript to Michelson. It is marked as the first Fox text received by Michelson, but other manuscripts are similarly marked. He made some correction in the syllabary version and some notes.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2649
Topic:
Religion Dance -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2649, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2649
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 2654 Fox text of "When the raccoon married the duck woman"

Creator:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Translator:
L.W.  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes syllabary text and English translation
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2654
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2654, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2654
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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 253,209
Topic:
Chinese characters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Prints
Citation:
Manuscript 253,209, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.MS253209
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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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MS 2598-a Dictionary of words and native terms introduced into English from the three Americas

Collector:
Gerard, William R. (William Ruggles), 1841-  Search this
Extent:
825 Sheets
2 Boxes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sheets
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
In 2 boxes: Box 1 A-M. Box 2 P-Z.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2598-a
Local Note:
See 35th AR, Bureau of American Ethnology. pages 29-30.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2598-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2598A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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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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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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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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
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MS 1522 Notes on names, and linguistic notes on Siouan, Athapascan, Caddoan, Iroquoian, and Muskhogean tribes

Collector:
Haggadorn, Francis T.  Search this
Extent:
256 Pages
Culture:
Muskogee (Creek)  Search this
Muskogee (Creek)  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Blackfoot  Search this
Pamlico  Search this
Cuchan  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Creek Indians  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Wichita Indians  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Shawnee Indians  Search this
Mandan Indians  Search this
Arikara Indians  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Creek Indians  Search this
Micmac Indians  Search this
Seminole Indians  Search this
Menominee Indians  Search this
Aleuts  Search this
Comanche Indians  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Passamaquoddy Indians  Search this
Miami Indians  Search this
Delaware Indians  Search this
Caddo Indians  Search this
Maidu Indians  Search this
Wampanoag Indians  Search this
Woccon  Search this
Mohegan Indians  Search this
Natick  Search this
Openango  Search this
Pennacook Indians  Search this
Chipewyan Indians  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  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
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1900
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Dakota or Sioux vocabulary, approximately 27 pages. (notebook) Various Languages- brief vocabularies. 22 pages (copy book) Wampanoag vocabulary 5 pages loose. Sioux vocabulary 3 pages. Blackfoot vocabulary 3 pages. Wichita vocabulary 2 pages. Miscellaneous vocabulary 1 page (name not given) Arikara vocabulary 1 page. Apache vocabulary 8 pages. Aleut (Aleouteans) vocabulary 1 page. Iroquois vocabulary 82 pages. Caddo vocabulary 4 pages. Creek vocabulary 2 slips. Mandan vocabulary 4 pages. Passamaquoddy or Openango vocabulary 3 pages. Micmac vocabulary 11 pages. Pamlico (North Carolina) vocabulary 2 pages. Wocon vocabulary 4 pages. Natick vocabulary 1 page. Pennacook vocabulary 1 page. Mohegan vocabulary 1 page. Number 27. Miami, Comanche and Cushna (Maidu) vocabulary 11 pages. Number 28-a Cuchan, Chippewa of St Marys, Chippewa of Traverse Bay, vocabulary 19 pages. Number 28-b Cree (Knisteneaux) Chippewa of Michigan, Chepewyan approximately 17 pages, 7 pages that are full. Creek and Seminole vocabulary 4 pages (brief notations) Creek and Seminole vocabulary 14 pages. Number 31. Chippewa (Ojibwa or Saulteux) vocabulary Approximately 17 pages. Menominee, Shawnee, and Delaware vocabularies Approximately 12 pages. Notes on the Eskimo, Iroquois, Delaware (Lenape), and Massachuset; notes on the languages of Florida, Cherokee and Sioux languages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1522
Topic:
Siouan Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Algonquian Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Athapascan Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Caddoan Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Iroquoian Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Muskogean Indians  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Algonquin  Search this
Lenape  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Penacook  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Athapaskan  Search this
Athabaskan  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Blackfeet  Search this
Massachusett  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1522, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1522
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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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MS 1506 French-Lower Nez Perce ("Cayuse") vocabulary

Creator:
St. Onge, L. N. (Louis Napoléon), 1842-1901  Search this
Brouillet, J. B. A. (Jean Baptiste Abraham), 1813-1884  Search this
Extent:
659 Items (cards )
Culture:
Nez Percé Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Plateau  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
ca. 1871
Scope and Contents:
First card reads: "Vocabulaire Cayuse. Tir'e d'un memorandum du Tres Rev. I. B. Brouillet, V[icar] G[eneral], et de notes prises en route, par L. N. St Onge, Missionaire des Yakamas. Partie Francais--Cayuse, Contenant 759 mots."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1506
Local Note:
Typed by John Napoleon Brinton Hewitt in 1894.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1506, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1506
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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:
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