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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
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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
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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
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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
EDAN-URL:
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
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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
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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 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 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 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
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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
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3520
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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

MS 3118 Origin of the Bear songs and dances

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
21 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- Bear Dance  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
1896-1899
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3118
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Dance -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3118, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3118
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3118
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MS 2346 The Sun-man Being

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Buck, Joshua  Search this
Extent:
4 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 1917
Scope and Contents:
Obtained from Joshua Buck, revised with John Buck. Revised May, 1929.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2346
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2346, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2346
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2346
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MS 2347 Hadu'go na- The Great Hunch-back

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Buck, Joshua  Search this
Extent:
35 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- False Face  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
1918
Scope and Contents:
Opening speech of False Face. Trans. 1/15/41. VI-A- Opening address of semi-annual meeting with original legend and explanation of classes of masks.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2347
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Masks -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2347, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2347
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2347
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MS 1636 Law of the woman chief

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Skye, David, Chief  Search this
Abram, Charles, Chief  Search this
Extent:
18 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- law of woman chief  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1923-1928
Scope and Contents:
Also one sheet in text, by Chief David Skye (1924), and one entitled "The Revered Federal Goyane'r," (May 21, 1923).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1636
Local Note:
Notes probably on Number 894.
Other Title:
The Revered Federal Goyane'r
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1636, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1636
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1636
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MS 2314 The Twelve Brothers

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Buck, Joshua  Search this
Extent:
46 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Mohawk  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Mohawk Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1897
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2314
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Mohawk  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2314, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2314
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2314
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MS 2344 Ganon-si-de or Long Lodge

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Buck, Joshua  Search this
Extent:
15 Items (1/2 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
Date:
1929 ? 1931 ? 1932 ?
Scope and Contents:
Corrected May, 1929, and 1931, by John Buck. "Faces" (?) written in red pencil on face of manuscript. Number C "Faces, 1931; texts 1932.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2344
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2344, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2344
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2344

MS 1497 Fellowhood--Onondaga Text

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Abram, Charles, Chief  Search this
Extent:
21 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- Fellowhood  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1917 (1929)
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1497
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1497, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1497
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1497

MS 1427 Seneca tradition of the League

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Buck, Joshua  Search this
Extent:
13 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
Scope and Contents:
Marked by Mr Hewitt- "horribly mixed."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1427
Topic:
Government and politics -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1427, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1427
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1427
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MS 449 Handsome Lake Religion

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
71 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
1889-1890
Scope and Contents:
Text, handwritten.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 449
Local Note:
First day of Handsome Lake Code- information thru W.C.S. from Wallace Chafe 1/59.
Topic:
Handsome Lake religion -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 449, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS449
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms449
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MS 609 Laws Governing the Election of the Federal Chiefs, and Suffrage, Status, and Descent of Blood

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Buck, John Sr, Chief  Search this
Abram, Charles, Chief  Search this
Extent:
15 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- election of chiefs  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga -- descent  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1929
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 609
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 609, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS609
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms609
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