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Comparative Southeast ethnographic material (Series 10)

Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill  Search this
Collection Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill  Search this
Culture:
Alibamu  Search this
Alabama Indians  Search this
Choctaw  Search this
Cherokee  Search this
Chickasaw  Search this
Chitimacha  Search this
Coushatta (Koasati)  Search this
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Muskogee (Creek)  Search this
Natchez  Search this
Seminole  Search this
Tunica  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Articles
Notes
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Ms. on comparative Southeast ethnography, with information from the Alabama, Catawba, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Chitimacha, Choctaw, Creek, Koasati, Natchez, Seminole, Tunica, and Yuchi. (Koasati material from field work; data on the rest of the tribes from published sources). 73 pages; typed, with pages 3-40 missing (this seems to be the Koasati data, probably among notes loaned to Dan Jacobson by LAT). Also includes 4 pages trait list. List of clans present in tribes listed above. 2 pages with 2 carbon copies. List of dances present in tribes listed above. 2 pages comparative Seminole-Chickasaw ethnography. 27 pages.
Arrangement:
Comparative southeast ethnography 75 items

Dr. Swanton 53 items
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4658 (10)
Topic:
Dance -- Southeast Indians  Search this
Social organization -- Southeast Indians  Search this
Catawba Indians  Search this
Genre/Form:
Articles
Notes
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4658, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 4658 Field notes and ethnographic material on Alabama, Choctaw, and Koasati (latter incomplete), plus a partial Southeast comparative ethnology of southeastern U.S.
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms4658-ref6

Portrait of Yah-La-Zeh or Clarence Brown

Creator:
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (004 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.01855100

OPPS NEG.BAE 1180B
Local Note:
Photo Prior to 1907
Black and white photoprint
Place:
Oklahoma ?
Topic:
Creek  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 24, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Southeast / Yuchi
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref17286

Hair comb

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Hair comb
Media/Materials:
German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy)
Techniques:
Perforated, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Creek Nation; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1890-1908
Catalog Number:
1/9652
Barcode:
019652.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68aaecac5-6a55-4497-9640-78d0d214cfcc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21010
Online Media:

Pipe bowl (No image available)

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Creek Nation; Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9646
Barcode:
019646.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6eebce743-a614-42f1-bdac-c517fc6d8aad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21004

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Chi.li Fish (Chili Fish), Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Fingerwoven, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3601
Barcode:
033601.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws611014228-19e6-4df5-bb8a-6b4d479643bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_35817
Online Media:

Bow

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Previous owner:
Marion Eppley, Non-Indian, 1883-1960  Search this
Donor:
Marion Eppley, Non-Indian, 1883-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1880-1920
Catalog Number:
21/3046
Barcode:
213046.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c5fa060d-e17b-48da-a6e4-6fd023c4bc64
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227512
Online Media:

Man's coat/jacket

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Man's coat/jacket
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, ribbon, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, appliqu├ęd
Dimensions:
170 x 80 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Creek Nation; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1908
Catalog Number:
1/9649
Barcode:
019649.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69f66d901-0436-4b6d-9361-3b8c7c3ac68f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21007
Online Media:

Bow and arrow

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Painkiller, Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Object Name:
Bow and arrow
Media/Materials:
Wood, ammunition cartridge/cartridges, sinew
Techniques:
Carved, tied
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3611
Barcode:
033611.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6751d9c58-09fd-4dad-9ff7-000f4bdb913a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_35827
Online Media:

Memory of the Condition

Culture/People:
Oklahoma Muskogee (Creek)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Steve Deo (Steven Thomas Deo), Muscogee (Creek) Nation/Euchee (Yuchi), 1956-2010  Search this
Previous owner:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Donor:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Title:
Memory of the Condition
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, oil paint, wood
Techniques:
Painted, framed
Dimensions:
114 x 89 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Tulsa; Tulsa County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1993
Catalog Number:
26/4086
Barcode:
264086.000
See related items:
Oklahoma Muskogee (Creek)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63b27836d-b6a3-4f74-9f5d-2bd113192618
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280256
Online Media:

Bracelet

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy)
Techniques:
Stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Creek Nation; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1890-1908
Catalog Number:
1/9653
Barcode:
019653.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ddc88973-a0d8-4274-b6b0-6ba3c03959c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21011
Online Media:

Woman's leg rattles (No image available)

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Painkiller, Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leg rattles (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Hide, turtle shell/carapace
Techniques:
Perforated, tied
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3606
Barcode:
033606.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67205da8c-226c-495d-a1d9-3c04f653167b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_35822

Rattle (No image available)

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Painkiller, Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Coconut shell, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/3609
Barcode:
033609.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws611f8b342-ce80-4918-bfe9-b9415d70abc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_35825

Charm to promote sleep

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Charm to promote sleep
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Creek Nation; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1908
Catalog Number:
1/9647
Barcode:
019647.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6973188be-c211-41cb-a5c1-218f2891fec0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21005
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, twine/string, wool yarn
Techniques:
Loom beadwork
Dimensions:
261.5 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3707
Barcode:
033707.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6591b8cae-40f1-4bbf-bdff-9d6de2f93c0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_36115
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Fingerwoven
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3710
Barcode:
033710.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b0c12b13-0da4-48f1-bee5-34cfe168a213
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_36118
Online Media:

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Folsom, Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Gourd, wood
Techniques:
Cut
Dimensions:
31.5 x 9.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3608
Barcode:
033608.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61d4062c8-b83a-40a2-96a4-d2c0697be21c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_35824

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Folsom, Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Native Term:
sof ki
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1900-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3607
Barcode:
033607.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e2db29ee-5d1a-42b2-ac48-308dec0a9365
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_35823
Online Media:

Bow

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Folsom, Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1890-1910
Catalog Number:
3/3610
Barcode:
033610.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a0cfe72-6416-4e8d-a82b-c16b25e02ae1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_35826
Online Media:

Man's shirt

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Man's shirt
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, ribbon, button/buttons, thread
Techniques:
Sewn
Dimensions:
160 x 75 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Creek Nation; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1890-1908
Catalog Number:
1/9648
Barcode:
019648.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws627ca158d-37f5-4dea-aeb6-29be68f2cb5c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21006
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Fingerwoven, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1890-1913
Catalog Number:
3/3714
Barcode:
033714.000
See related items:
Euchee (Yuchi)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62bd68661-72ba-45c9-ad08-b331e2127795
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_36122
Online Media:

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