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Postal Workers Then and Now

Author:
Davis, Cathy Mackey  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (18 pages)
Type:
Juvenile literature
Electronic books
Juvenile works
Date:
2007
Topic:
Letter carriers  Search this
Postal service--Employees  Search this
Call number:
HE6161 .D889 2007
Restrictions & Rights:
1-user
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1146240

MS 110 Vocabulary of the Willopah (dialect of the Tahcully, Athapasca)

Creator:
Anderson, Alexander Caulfield, 1814-1884  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
Culture:
Kwalhioqua  Search this
Dakelh (Carrier)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
February, 1856
Scope and Contents:
Copy in hand of George Gibbs, evidently from Manuscript 123.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 110
Local Note:
Listed in Pilling, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 14, 1892, page 37, under Gibbs.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 110, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS110
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms110

MS 123 Concordance of the Athapascan languages, with an appendix

Creator:
Anderson, Alexander Caulfield, 1814-1884  Search this
Extent:
20 Pages
Culture:
Athapascan Indians  Search this
Athapaskan  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Denésoliné (Chipewyan)  Search this
Montagnais Innu  Search this
Kwalhioqua  Search this
Clatskanie  Search this
Applegate Creek  Search this
Tututni Indians  Search this
Umpqua Indians  Search this
Hupa  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Dakelh (Carrier)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Summary:
This manuscript is a set of comparative data containing materials in several Athabascan/Athapascan languages. The language names as they appear in the ms. with alternative spellings in parenthesis. Chipwyan (Chipewyan, Montagnais, Dene Suline, Sluacus-tinneh, Dene Soun'line), Tacully (Tâh-killy, Tâ-cully ), Klatskani [Kwalhioqua ?] (Kwalhioqua-Tlatskanai Kwalhioqua- Clatskanie, Kwalhioqua-Tlatskanie), Willopah (Willapa, Willoopah) Upper Umpqua, Tootooten, Applegate Creek, Hopah, Haynarger with notes in English.
Scope and Contents:
Consists of Comparative vocabulary, 4 double leaves; Appendix, 8 pages.
Place and date of record not on manuscript; recorded at Cathlamet, Washington Territory, February 24, 1858, according to Pilling, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 14.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 123
Topic:
Chipewyan language  Search this
Hupa language  Search this
Athapascan languages  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Athabaskan  Search this
Dene Suline  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 123, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS123
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms123
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A journal of voyages and travels in the interior of North America between the 47th and 58th degree of north latitude, extending from Montreal nearly to the Pacific Ocean ... during a residence of nearly nineteen years ... to which are added a concise description of the face of the country, its inhabitants, their manners, customs, laws, etc by Daniel W. Harmon

Author:
Harmon, Daniel Williams 1778-1843  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 382 pages, [2] leaves of plates map, portrait 19 cm
Type:
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Place:
Northwest, Canadian
Canada
Canadian Northwest
Date:
1922
Topic:
Carrier language  Search this
Cree language  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_961451

My mom could be a super hero / written and illustrated by: Gabrielle Jones Fields

Title:
My mom could be a superhero
National Youth Foundation presents
Illustrator:
Fields, Gabrielle Jones  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm x 29 cm
Type:
Juvenile literature
Picture books
Juvenile works
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
Letter carriers  Search this
Postal service  Search this
Occupations  Search this
Call number:
PZ7.F54 My 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109140

Branch 1111 news / National Association of Letter Carriers, Greater East Bay Branch 1111

Title:
Greater East Bay Branch 1111 news
Author:
National Association of Letter Carriers (U.S.) Branch 1111 (El Cerrito, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
United States Postal Service Officials and employees  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
California
San Francisco Bay Area
Date:
19uu
Topic:
Postal service--Letter carriers  Search this
Postal service--Employees  Search this
Postal service--Employees--Labor unions  Search this
Call number:
HE6499 .N277
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_491929

The penny post / Carriers and Locals Society

Author:
Carriers and Locals Society  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
United States
Date:
1991
1991-
Topic:
Local stamps--Periodicals  Search this
Letter carriers  Search this
Stamp collecting  Search this
Call number:
HE6187 .P4167
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_490157

A journal of voyages and travels in the interiour of North America : between the 47th and 58th degrees of north latitude, extending from Montreal nearly to the Pacific Ocean, a distance of about 5,000 miles, including an account of the principal occurrences, during a residence of nineteen years, in different parts of the country : to which are added, a concise description of the face of the country, its inhabitants, their manners, customs, laws, religion, etc. and considerable specimens of the two languages, most extensively spoken; together with an account of the principal animals, to be found in the forests and prairies of this extensive region : illustrated by a map of the country / by Daniel Williams Harmon, a partner in the North West Company

Title:
Harmon's journal
Author:
Harmon, Daniel Williams 1778-1843  Search this
Haskel, Daniel 1784-1848  Search this
Former owner:
Tucker, Marcia Brady DSI  Search this
Davis, Asa DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, [25]-432 p., [2] leaves of plates (1 folded) : map, port. ; 22 cm
Type:
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Place:
Canada
Northwest, Canadian
Date:
1820
Topic:
Cree language  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F1060.7 .H28X 1820
F1060.7.H28X 1820
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_392178

Carrier reading-book, by Rev. A.G. Morice ..

Author:
Morice, Adrian Gabriel 1859-1938  Search this
Physical description:
192 p. illus. 15 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1894
Topic:
Carrier language--Texts  Search this
Call number:
PM2411.M6 1894X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_266790

Le petit catéchisme à l'usage des sauvages Proteurs; texte & traduction avec notes suivi des prières du matin et du soir par le r.p. Morice ..

Author:
Morice, Adrian Gabriel 1859-  Search this
Catholic Church Catechismus Ecclesiae Catholicae Takulli  Search this
Physical description:
144 p. 16 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1891
Topic:
Carrier language--Texts  Search this
Call number:
PM2411.Z71 1891X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_290687

Thirty-nine cent stories / by Larry Roberts

Title:
39 cent stories
Author:
Roberts, Larry (Letter carrier)  Search this
Subject:
Roberts, Larry (Letter carrier)  Search this
United States Postal Service Officials and employees  Search this
Physical description:
84 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Anecdotes
Place:
Nebraska
Date:
2015
Topic:
Letter carriers  Search this
Postal service  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1046129

John Peabody Harrington papers: Northern Athapascan, circa 1936-circa 1941

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
2.08 linear feet (6 boxes)
Culture:
Indians of North America British Columbia  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America Subarctic  Search this
Athapascan Indians  Search this
Sarsi Indians  Search this
Chipewyan Indians  Search this
Tsattine Indians  Search this
Carrier Indians  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Dictionaries
Vocabulary
Date:
1936
1936-1941
circa 1936-circa 1941
Topic:
Athapascan languages  Search this
Sarsi language  Search this
Chipewyan language  Search this
Tsattine language  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Babine language  Search this
Sekani language  Search this
Navajo language  Search this
Cree language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
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John Peabody Harrington papers: Alaska/Northwest Coast, 1910, 1933-1957
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363283
Online Media:

John Peabody Harrington papers: Galice/Applegate, 1940, 1942

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
0.21 linear feet (1 box)
Culture:
Galice  Search this
Applegate Creek  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Date:
1940
1940-1942
1940, 1942
Topic:
Galice language  Search this
Applegate language  Search this
Chastacosta language  Search this
Navajo language  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Ethnological  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
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John Peabody Harrington papers: Alaska/Northwest Coast, 1910, 1933-1957
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363332

John Peabody Harrington papers: Navajo (part 1), 1935-1949

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Young, Robert W. 1912-2007  Search this
Clark, Ann Nolan 1898-1995  Search this
La Farge, Oliver  Search this
Hoijer, Harry 1904-1976  Search this
Van Valkenburgh, Richard F  Search this
Physical description:
59 boxes
Culture:
Navajo Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Nomenclature
Dictionaries
Vocabulary
Manuscripts
Date:
1935
1935-1949
Topic:
Navajo language  Search this
Kiowa language  Search this
Tewa language  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Athapascan languages  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southwest, 1907-1957
John Peabody Harrington papers: Navaho
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363476

John Peabody Harrington papers: Navajo (part 2), 1935-1949

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Young, Robert W. 1912-2007  Search this
Clark, Ann Nolan 1898-1995  Search this
La Farge, Oliver 1901-1963  Search this
Hoijer, Harry 1904-1976  Search this
Van Valkenburgh, Richard F  Search this
Physical description:
59 boxes
Culture:
Navajo Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Nomenclature
Dictionaries
Vocabulary
Manuscripts
Date:
1935
1935-1949
Topic:
Navajo language  Search this
Kiowa language  Search this
Tewa language  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Athapascan languages  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southwest, 1907-1957
John Peabody Harrington papers: Navaho
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363477

Irving Goldman Papers, 1935-1986

Creator:
Goldman, Irving 1911-2002  Search this
Correspondent:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Mead, Margaret 1901-1978  Search this
Physical description:
9.3 linear feet (26 boxes); 27 sound recordings
Culture:
Cubeo Indians  Search this
Kwakiutl Indians  Search this
Carrier Indians  Search this
Modoc Indians  Search this
Bella Coola Indians  Search this
Shuswap Indians  Search this
Tzotzil Indians  Search this
Polynesians  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Indians of North America Plateau  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Collection descriptions
Sound recordings
Photographs
Color slides
Place:
British Columbia
Chiapas (Mexico)
Vaupés (Colombia)
Date:
1935
1935-1986
1960-1990
Topic:
Cubeo language  Search this
Carrier language  Search this
Bella Coola language  Search this
Modoc language  Search this
Shuswap language  Search this
Tzotzil language  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Communism  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
See more items in:
Irving Goldman Papers 1935-1986
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_271941
Online Media:

A thorn in my sock & a pebble in my shoe : the real life adventures of a mailman / by Tony Coleiro

Title:
Thorn in my sock and a pebble in my shoe
Author:
Coleiro, Tony  Search this
Subject:
Coleiro, Tony  Search this
United States Postal Service Employees  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 119 pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Anecdotes
Place:
California
Santa Rosa
Petaluma
Date:
2012
©2012
Topic:
Letter carriers  Search this
Postal service  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082295

Percy the postman / written by Sue Graves ; illustrated by Mike Phillips

Author:
Graves, Sue  Search this
Phillips, Mike 1961-  Search this
Physical description:
31 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm
Type:
Juvenile fiction
Date:
2005
Topic:
Letter carriers  Search this
Call number:
HE6241 .G73 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_805578

Manual of instructions : regular and sub-carriers, for 1954

Author:
United States Postal Service  Search this
Physical description:
62 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Place:
Arizona
Phoenix
Date:
1954
Topic:
Letter carriers  Search this
Postal service--Employees  Search this
Call number:
HE6499 .U554 1954
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_810182

Beware of cat and other encounters of a letter carrier / Vincent Wyckoff

Author:
Wyckoff, Vincent 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Wyckoff, Vincent 1952-  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 184 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Minnesota
Minneapolis
Date:
2007
C2007
Topic:
Letter carriers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_814907

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