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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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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
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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 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 602 Preface/Introduction to the Condolence Council

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Extent:
9 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1912
Scope and Contents:
Preface- introduction only.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 602
Topic:
Rituals, formulas and ceremonies -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 602, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS602
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms602
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MS 860 Charging speaker's address to the people

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1907?-1923-1934
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 860
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 860, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS860
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms860
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MS 884 Requickening Address as used by the condolers at the house

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Extent:
18 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1917-18 ?
Scope and Contents:
Also 8 pages translation (English) and 6 pages text.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 884
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 884, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS884
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms884

MS 894 The law of the woman chief

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Extent:
13 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- woman chief  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1907
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 894
Local Note:
See also Number 1636.
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 894, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS894
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms894
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MS 2358 Kanu'ta, the small dose medicine, method of administering

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Buck, John, Chief  Search this
Extent:
11 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2358
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2358, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2358
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2358
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MS 3869-b Notes on Iroquoian and Algonkian, apparently to criticize an unnamed paper by Paul Radin

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
7 Pages
Culture:
Iroquoian  Search this
Algonkian  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Algonquian Indians  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3869-b
Local Note:
autograph document
Topic:
Algonquin  Search this
Algonqian  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3869-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3869B
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3869b

MS 3569 Founding of the League

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Extent:
23 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- League  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1899
Scope and Contents:
Corrected June (1899 ?) Also portion of text, pages 14 to 17 incl.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3569
Local Note:
Carbon copy of Number 3478.
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3569, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3569
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3569

MS 3698 List of Tuscarora words

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Tribe not given.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3698
Citation:
Manuscript 3698, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3698
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3698

MS 3788 Vampire Skeleton

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Mohawk  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Mohawk Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
November 1896
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3788
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Mohawk  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3788, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3788
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3788

MS 3757 Algonquian vocabulary from Nick Peters

Creator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Peters, Nick  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages (8 x 10 1/2 in.)
Culture:
Algonquian Indians  Search this
Munsee Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Vocabulary
Date:
July, 1936
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3757
Place:
Canada Grand River Reservation Smoothtown
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Algonquin  Search this
Delaware (Lenape)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 3757, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3757
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3757

MS 416 Draft of letter to O. H. Marshall signed by M. B. Pierce, containing notes on Red Jacket, White Chief, Big Kettle, Little Billy

Creator:
Pierce, M. B. (Maris Bryant), 1811-1874  Search this
Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Addressee:
Marshall, O. H. (Orsamus Holmes), 1813-1884  Search this
Names:
Big Kettle  Search this
Farmer's Brother, approximately 1730-1841  Search this
Little Billy  Search this
Pollard  Search this
Red Jacket, Seneca chief, approximately 1756-1830  Search this
White Chief  Search this
Young King, Seneca chief, 1760-1835  Search this
Extent:
2 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:
February 7, 1874
Scope and Contents:
Reply to inquiry about burial places of certain Iroquois men: Red Jacket, Farmer's Brother. Pollard, Young King, Big Kettle, Little Billy, White Chief. Gives Indian name but no information re burial site except for Red Jacket. "...will write...again"
Biographical / Historical:
This was probably preliminary to the reburial of Red Jacket and other chiefs (mentioned in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30, II, 363 and Buffalo Historical Society Publications, Volume III, 1885) in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo. October 9, 1884.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 416
Local Note:
O. H. Marshall was the author of "The Niagara Frontier", Buffalo, 1865; and "The First Visit of De La Salle to the Senecas made in 1669." Buffalo, 1874. -MCB 10-57
Topic:
Nahuatl language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 416, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS416
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms416

MS 3130 Legend of the Founding of the League

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Buck, John Sr, Chief  Search this
Extent:
31 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- League  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1899
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3130
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3130, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3130
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3130

MS 3472 Notes from J. A. Cuoq, Lexique de la Lange algonquine (1886) with comparisons to Iroquoian languages by Hewitt

Creator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Cuoq, J. A. (Jean AndrĂ©), 1821-1898  Search this
Extent:
29 Pages
Culture:
Iroquoian  Search this
Algonkin  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Comparative vocabularies
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3472
Local Note:
Information provided by Ives Goddard, 3/2/77. Originally cataloged as Iroquoian.
manuscript document
Genre/Form:
Comparative vocabularies
Citation:
Manuscript 3472, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3472
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3472
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MS 3520 Requickening address

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Van Every, George, Chief  Search this
Extent:
26 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
May 1919
Scope and Contents:
May, 1919. One marked "utterly confused." 2 versions of Requickening, 8 pages. 1 Over the Great Forest, 7 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3520
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3520, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3520
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3520
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MS 4038 Pima vocabulary and kinship chart

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Lewis, Jose  Search this
Extent:
28 Pages
Culture:
Pima Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes two songs in another handwriting; notes to kinship chart are in a third hand.
Biographical / Historical:
Informant for kinship chart: probably [Jose?] Lewis.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4038
Local Note:
autograph document
Topic:
Kinship -- Pima  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Pima (Akimel O'odham)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4038, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4038
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4038

MS 411 Folklore notes, and medicine

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
44 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1897
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Prevention of smallpox, scarlatina, and other contagious diseases; ku-ne' -hra-ye-nen; ka-ne-sen'-the; na't-ken-hya'-ks-ru-nrn-hru'; Tree of language (Tuscarora); Fire; Cats; Medicine notes; John Foxe's seventy dollar medicine; child bed; diarrhea; dropsy; black jaundice; asthma; love potion; age of puberty; A-ku-tren'-we; A-tu-ta-ho'.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 411
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Medicine -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 411, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS411
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms411

MS 3127 Treaty wampum belts

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Buck, John Sr, Chief  Search this
Extent:
7 Items (1/2 pages)
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- treaty wampum  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
English translation.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3127
Topic:
Wampum -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3127, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3127
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3127

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