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Necklace And Earrings

Collector:
Lillian T. Samuelson  Search this
Donor Name:
Lillian T. Samuelson  Search this
Length - Earrings:
9 cm
Width - Earrings:
4 cm
Length:
36 cm
Width:
9 cm
Culture:
Chippewa-Cree  Search this
Object Type:
Necklace / Earring
Place:
Box Elder, Rocky Boy's Reservation, Montana, United States, North America
Accession Date:
3 Aug 2010
Collection Date:
1969
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2052523
USNM Number:
E434647-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d12db16f-83f6-4b6d-b4b3-d7771c87259a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_12546031

Early life among the Indians [microform] : reminiscences from the life of Benj. G. Armstrong : treaties of 1835, 1837, 1842 and 1854 : habits and customs of the Red Men of the forest : incidents, biographical sketches, battles, &c / dictated to and written by Thos. P. Wentworth

Author:
Armstrong, Benjamin G. 1820-  Search this
Wentworth, Thomas P  Search this
Subject:
Armstrong, Benjamin G. 1820-  Search this
Physical description:
266 pages : illustrations, portraits. ; 21 cm
Type:
Microforms
Date:
1981
1892
1892, c1891
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
mfc 785
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_285922

Garters/Legbands

Culture/People:
possibly Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa) (attributed); formerly identified as Lenape (Delaware)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Garters/Legbands
Media/Materials:
Hemp, porcupine quills, dye/dyes, metal cones, deer hair
Techniques:
Dyed, quill-netted, quill-wrapped (flat)
Dimensions:
63 x 4.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1790
Catalog Number:
19/6351
Barcode:
196351.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209818
Online Media:

Ball-headed club

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Ball-headed club
Media/Materials:
Wood, iron point, brass tacks/bosses, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills
Techniques:
Quilled (lane stitched), strung
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
2/9811
Barcode:
029811.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_31760
Online Media:

Ball-headed club

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Ball-headed club
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
4/867
Barcode:
040867.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_43884
Online Media:

Club

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Club
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Incised, painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
19/6204
Barcode:
196204.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209587
Online Media:

Pipe tomahawk

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe tomahawk
Media/Materials:
Pewter head, wood
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Dimensions:
57 x 16.5 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created:
1775-1825
Catalog Number:
19/6202
Barcode:
196202.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209585
Online Media:

Pipe tomahawk

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous seller:
T. Barnard, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe tomahawk
Media/Materials:
Wood, metal head
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
2/2114
Barcode:
022114.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23556
Online Media:

Ball-headed club

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Ball-headed club
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
2/8465
Barcode:
028465.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30275
Online Media:

Ball-headed club

Culture/People:
probably Chippewa/Ojibwa (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Ball-headed club
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint
Techniques:
Carved, chip carved, incised
Dimensions:
47 x 13 x 7 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
12/95
Barcode:
120095.000
See related items:
Chippewa/Ojibwa
Personal items
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_129238
Online Media:

Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
possibly Minnesota Chippewa [Leech Lake, Minnesota] (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Aysh-ke-bah-ke-ko-zhay (Flat Mouth), Minnesota Chippewa [Leech Lake, Minnesota]  Search this
Mattatuck Museum (Mattatuck Historical Society)  Search this
Donor:
Mattatuck Museum (Mattatuck Historical Society)  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Fort Totten, Spirit Lake Reservation (Devils Lake Reservation); Benson County; North Dakota; USA
Catalog Number:
24/1909
Barcode:
241909.000
See related items:
Minnesota Chippewa [Leech Lake, Minnesota]
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257174
Online Media:

Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
19/4556
Barcode:
194556.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_207559
Online Media:

Ball-headed club

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Ball-headed club
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
61 x 20 x 8 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
12/94
Barcode:
120094.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_129237
Online Media:

Pipe tomahawk

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; probably used by the Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe tomahawk
Media/Materials:
Iron blade, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
12/96
Barcode:
120096.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_129239
Online Media:

Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
12/9399
Barcode:
129399.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_139149
Online Media:

Covered box with butterfly design

Culture/People:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Donor:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Covered box with butterfly design
Media/Materials:
Birchbark, porcupine quills, spruce root, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Bent, stitched, quill embroidered
Dimensions:
5 x 6.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
2/9519
Barcode:
029519.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30475
Online Media:

Pipe (No image available)

Culture/People:
probably Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved, cutout
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/2857
Barcode:
032857.000
See related items:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_34719

Francis Harper photographs of North American Indians from an expedition to Great Slave Lake

Photographer:
Harper, Francis, 1886-1972  Search this
Names:
Geological Survey of Canada  Search this
Extent:
46 Prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Slavey Indians  Search this
Dogrib Indians  Search this
Chipewyan Indians  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Place:
Great Slave Lake (N.W.T.)
Saskatchewan
Alberta
Date:
1914
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs depicting American Indians (chiefly Cree and Chipewyan) in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Mackenzie, Canada, taken by Francis Harper on an expedition of the Geological Survey of Canada to Great Slave Lake in May-September 1914. Includes images of Cree, Ojibwa, Chipewyan, Salteaux, and Slavey Indians, as well as images of their boats, encampments, and tea dances. Each of the photographs has an associated caption, given by either Harper or the Geological Survey of Canada.
Biographical/Historical note:
Francis Harper (1886-1972) was born in Southbridge, MA to a Canadian father and German mother. He attended Cornell University, receiving a BA in 1914 and a PhD in 1925. Harper made his first trip to northern Canada in 1914, as a zoologist for the Geological Survey of Canada. During World War I, he was stationed with the US Army 79th division in France, and then in New York and Maryland. He returned to Canada in 1920, but continued to travel throughout his life. Harper also worked to trace the travels of John and William Bertram through the American South and made numerous trips to study the people and environment of the Okefinokee Swamp.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 4606
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs by Francis Harper held in the National Anthropological Archives BAE historical negatives.
The Smithsonian Institution Archives holds some of Harper's fieldbooks (SIA RU007434, SIA Acc. 12-443, SIA Acc. 12-581, and SIA Acc. 12-443).
The University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library holds the Francis Harper papers.
Contained in:
Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Reproductions of these photographs should include credit to the Geological Survey of Canada.
Topic:
Boats and boating  Search this
Dance  Search this
Camps  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 4606, Francis Harper photographs of North American Indians from an expedition to Great Slave Lake, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.4606
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-4606

Herman J. Viola photograph collection of Star Hawk Pow Wow, American Indian Cultural Resources Training Program, and acquisition trips for NAA

Creator:
Viola, Herman J.  Search this
Names:
American Indian Cultural Resources Training Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution, Department of Anthropology, National Anthropological Archives, Native American Cultural Resources Training Program  Search this
Hunt, Wolf Robe, 1905-1977  Search this
Photographer:
Genete, Rev. Salvatore  Search this
Krantz, Victor  Search this
Neufeld, Harry B.  Search this
Warren, Dave.  Search this
Extent:
120 Negatives (circa, 35 mm)
31 color slides
300 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
310 Negatives (circa, acetate)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Oneida Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Pima Indians  Search this
Paiute Indians  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Spokane Indians  Search this
Makah Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Hupa Indians  Search this
Yakama Indians  Search this
Yavapai Indians  Search this
Tewa Indians  Search this
Sihasapa Indians  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Oto Indians  Search this
Pawnee Indians  Search this
Coos Indians  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Salish Indians  Search this
Acoma Indians  Search this
Choctaw Indians  Search this
Wyandot Indians  Search this
Clallam Indians  Search this
Kiowa Apache Indians  Search this
Nez Percé Indians  Search this
Wintu Indians  Search this
Missouri Indians  Search this
Shawnee Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Osage Indians  Search this
Nisqually Indians  Search this
Menominee Indians  Search this
Hidatsa Indians  Search this
Southern Paiute Indians  Search this
Puyallup Indians  Search this
Chickasaw Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Fox Indians  Search this
Sauk Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Plateau  Search this
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Ute Indians  Search this
Klamath Indians  Search this
Biloxi Indians  Search this
Tunica Indians  Search this
Gros Ventre Indians (Montana)  Search this
White Mountain Apache Indians  Search this
Kiowa Indians  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Wampanoag Indians  Search this
Oglala Indians  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Cayuga Indians  Search this
Tulalip Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Prints
Photographs
Date:
1970-1991
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made by Herman J. Viola, depicting the 1973 Institute of American Indian Art meeting, Wolf Robe Hunt and his Acoma pottery, the transfer of Blue Eagle collection from Mae Abbott home to National Anthropological archives, and the 1974 Star Hawk Pow Wow in Watonga, Oklahoma. Additionally, there are photographs of NAA staff and the 1974 Acee Blue Eagle reception at NAA, possibly made by Viola. The collection also contains some photographs of Wounded Knee taken by Rev. Salvatore Genete, and copies of official portraits of Governor Aquillar of San Ildefonso Pueblo made by Harry B. Neufeld. There are also National Archives photographs of Chinese Boxer Rebellion prints, and Young watercolors and Alden sketches of American landscapes.

Much of the collection consists of portraits of participants in the NAA's American Indian Cultural Resources Training Program made by Smithsonian photographers, including Victor Krantz. These individuals include: Harry Walters, Navajo; Anna Walters, Otoe-Pawnee; George Sutton, Southern Arapaho; Sarah Yazzie, Navajo; Rubie Sootkis, Norther Cheyenne; David Fanman, Cheyenne; Augustine Smith, Navajo; Lorraine Bigman, Navajo; Jim Jefferson, Southern Ute; Rose Marie Pierite Gallardo, Tunica-Biloxi; George Horse Capture, Gros Ventre; Violet Zospah, White Mountain Apache; Gloria Anderson, Mille Lacs; Wenonah Silva, Wampanoag; Claire Lamont, Oglala; George Wasson, Coos-Coquille; Virginia Martin, Yakama; Gary Roybal, San Ildefonso; Richard Ground, Sihasapa; Almeda Baker, Hidatsa; June Finley, Hidatsa; Lida Young Wolf, Hidatsa; Christine Webster, Menominee; Rose Marie Roybal, Puyallup; Vivienne Jake, Kaibab-Paiute; Kim Yerton, Hupa; Dean Jacobs, Ojibwa; Lois Nowlin, Shawnee; Bonita McCloud, Nisqually; Gloria Maude Blackbird Cheswalla, Osage; Emily Peake, Ojibwa; Gordon McLester, Oneida; Mary Seth, Nez Perce; Bill Tohee, Oto-Missouria; Frank LaPena, Wintu; Juanita McQuistion, Wyandot; Carson Waterman, Seneca; Elton Stumbling Bear, Kiowa Apache; Patrick Chief Stick, Chippewa-Cree; Lynne Walks-on-Top, Spokane; Ethelyn Garfield, Paiute; Nora Dauenhauer, Tlingit; Caroline B. Jones, Tulalip; Grace F. Thorpe, Sauk and Fox; Dixie Lee Davis, Yavapai; Lynn D. Pauahty, Kiowa; David Lee Harding, Ojibwa; Robert V. Bojorcas, Klamath; Patty Leah Harjo, Seneca-Cayuga; Steven DeCoteau, Clallam; Robert Van Gunten, Ojibwa; Danny K. Marshall, Steilacoom; Meredith P. Flinn, Makah; Rhonda Hulsey, Chickasaw; Betty J. Brown, Choctaw; Vernon Calavaza, Zuni; Jack Bowen Jr., Upper Skagit; and Harry William Jr., Pima.
Biographical/Historical note:
Herman Joseph Viola is a historian of the American Indian who was director of the National Anthropological Archives from 1972-1989 and founding editor of Prologue: The Journal of the National Archives. In 1973, he launched the American Indian Cultural Resources Training Program, designed to entice American Indians into becoming professional archivists, librarians, curators, and historians through research and internships at the NAA.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 74-17
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives holds Viola's papers from 1980-1981.
Records relating to the American Indian Cultural Resources Training Program can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in the Records of the National Anthropological Archives.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Archives -- Acquisitions  Search this
Powwows  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 74-17, Herman J. Viola photograph collection of Star Hawk Pow Wow, American Indian Cultural Resources Training Program, and acquisition trips for NAA, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-17
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-74-17

MS 1912 Assorted historical texts

Collector:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Addressee:
Preston, William Col  Search this
Creator:
Springstone, William  Search this
Names:
Raven Chief  Search this
Culture:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Potawatomi Indians  Search this
Ottawa Indians  Search this
Illinois Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contains copy of letter dated August 9, 1780, addressed to Col William Preston, relative to a threatened attack by the Indians (Cherokee), signed by Jas. Martin. Also copy of an affidavit by William Springstone, formerly a trader in the Cherokee town of Sciligo (Tciligo) referring to a "treaty" between Raven Chief of the Cherokee and the British Agent in Georgia, and an agreement to attack the inhabitants of Virginia and Carolina. (undated) Includes note on "Black Padoucas" (Bowles, (1792) quoted by Bowen, 1876. Note on the Illinois, Ottawa, Chippewa and Potawatomi, and the Miami,-purchase of land by the U. S. Notes on Civil War, etc.
Bibliographic notes from "Arthur, John Preston- Western N. C., 1730 to 1913. Published by the D.A.R. of (?), Raleigh, Edwards and Broughton, 1914."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1912
Topic:
Treaties -- Cherokee  Search this
Land tenure and claims -- Miami  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1912, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1912
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1912
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