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MS 247 Wichita and Tawakoni words, sentences and texts

Collector:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Creator:
La Flesche, Francis, 1857-1932  Search this
Culture:
Wichita Indians  Search this
Ponca Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1892
Scope and Contents:
Contents: (a) Wichita and Tawakoni words, sentences and texts. Approximately 250 pages. 695 terms. Also Ponca-English vocabulary, partially from Francis LaFlesche (Ponka words, pages 27-36.) (b)- Vocabulary, recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, approximately 109 pages. Apparently copied from (a).
Pages 27-36 in bound notebook containing Wichita linguistic material.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 247-a-b
Local Note:
autograph document
General:
Previously titled "Texts."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 247-a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS247
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms247

White Eagle, Ponca Indian

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Object number:
1985.66.362,029
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk761c9f1e7-da48-456a-98b1-18a16613818a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.362_029

Shoo-de-gá-cha, The Smoke, Chief of the Tribe

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Smoke  Search this
Smoke  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Ponca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.95
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73eb1737a-4633-43d4-a5bd-774cdf417da1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.95

Hee-láh-dee, Pure Fountain, Wife of The Smoke

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Pure Fountain  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Ponca  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.96
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk783346fe4-488a-41e2-8bdf-97d7ec0fabca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.96

Hongs-káy-dee, Great Chief, Son of The Smoke

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Great Chief  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Ponca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.97
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75182f76c-9fdc-4cab-a807-6b90ff53144c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.97

Mong-shóng-sha, Bending Willow, Wife of Great Chief

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Bending Willow  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Portrait female  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Ponca  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.98
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72d0dc340-c673-4475-abf8-5178e565999d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.98

Bending Willow, Great Chief, Pure Fountain

Alternate Title:
Mong-shong-sha, Hongs-kay-dee, Hee-lah-dee
Ponca Indianer
Ponca Group
Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Mong-shong-sha, c. 1817 - ?  Search this
Hongs-kay-dee, 1814? - 1914?  Search this
Hee-lah-dee, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48 x 65 cm (18 7/8 x 25 9/16" ), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1850-1855
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Skin  Search this
Mong-shong-sha: Female  Search this
Hee-lah-dee: Female  Search this
Hongs-kay-dee: Male  Search this
Hongs-kay-dee: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum fur Volkerkunde
Object number:
GE010001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45c5f299b-19fc-4d23-9b6c-fd8d5425493c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_GE010001

MS 935 Comparative vocabulary of Winnebago, Omaha, Ponka, and Dakota

Creator:
Williamson, Thomas S. (Thomas Smith), 1800-1879  Search this
Addressee:
Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878  Search this
Extent:
34 Pages
Culture:
Dakota Indians  Search this
Omaha Indians  Search this
Siouan Indians  Search this
Winnebago Indians  Search this
Ponka  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Ponca Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
March 19, 1868
Scope and Contents:
With grammatical notes and letter of transmittal to Joseph Henry. Autograph letter signed. 2 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 935
Local Note:
autograph document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 935, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS935
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms935

Hide scraper

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Wind Woman, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hide scraper
Media/Materials:
Iron
Techniques:
Hammered
Object Type:
Hide working tools
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6765
Barcode:
036765.000
See related items:
Ponca
Hide working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39427
Online Media:

Hide flesher/beamer

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Wind Woman, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hide flesher/beamer
Media/Materials:
Wood, iron blade
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hide working tools
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6754
Barcode:
036754.000
See related items:
Ponca
Hide working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39415
Online Media:

Hide dressing rope

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Mixed Cloud, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hide dressing rope
Media/Materials:
Rawhide
Techniques:
Twisted
Object Type:
Hide working tools
Native Term:
we ti ki de
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6612
Barcode:
036612.000
See related items:
Ponca
Hide working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39271
Online Media:

Hide scraper

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Wind Woman, Ponca  Search this
Mrs. White Buffalo Bull, Ponca  Search this
Susie Raises The Other (Way-shan-say-lay/Susy Other), Ponca, b. ca. 1861  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hide scraper
Media/Materials:
Elk antler, iron blade, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, incised, punctate
Object Type:
Hide working tools
Native Term:
we ba mu
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6756
Barcode:
036756.000
See related items:
Ponca
Hide working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39417
Online Media:

Parfleche case

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Mixed Cloud, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Parfleche case
Media/Materials:
Rawhide, paint
Techniques:
Painted, laced, folded
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6597
Barcode:
036597.000
See related items:
Ponca
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39256
Online Media:

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Plain Chief, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6759
Barcode:
036759.000
See related items:
Ponca
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39421

Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Mary King, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Hide, feather/feathers, porcupine quills, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Quilled (lane stitched)
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6616
Barcode:
036616.000
See related items:
Ponca
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39275
Online Media:

Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Wood, stone
Techniques:
Inlaid
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6757
Barcode:
036757.000
See related items:
Ponca
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39419

Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Wood, catlinite/pipestone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Nebraska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
19/6281
Barcode:
196281.000
See related items:
Ponca
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209665

Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
James Littledance, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Stone, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6590
Barcode:
036590.000
See related items:
Ponca
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39249
Online Media:

Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Mary King, Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Wood, stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
3/6601
Barcode:
036601.000
See related items:
Ponca
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_39260
Online Media:

Charm/Amulet (No image available)

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Joseph Birdhead, Ponca, 1856-ca. 1940  Search this
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Collector:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Object Name:
Charm/Amulet (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Bearskin/fur, eagle feather/feathers, hawk feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Pawnee County; Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2160
Barcode:
242160.000
See related items:
Ponca
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257444

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