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MS 3941 Materials assembled by Hewitt for preparation of articles in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30 and for replies to inquires from the public

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Correspondent:
Bogaskie, F.  Search this
Skinner, Alanson, 1886-1925  Search this
Creator:
MacKinley, W. E. W., Captain  Search this
Names:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology -- Bulletin 30  Search this
Society of American Indians  Search this
Brant, Joseph, 1742-1807  Search this
Old Smoke  Search this
Sayenqueraghta  Search this
Scott, Hugh Lenox, 1853-1934  Search this
Williams, Eleazer  Search this
Culture:
Eskimos  Search this
Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Muskogee (Creek)  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Adirondack  Search this
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Black Mincqua  Search this
Lenape (Delaware)  Search this
Pekwanoket  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Wendat (Huron)  Search this
Mohawk  Search this
Maya  Search this
Algonquin (Algonkin)  Search this
Potawatomi  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Sauk  Search this
Onondaga  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Erie (archaeological)  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Susquehannock (archaeological)  Search this
Wyandot  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)  Search this
Sihasapa Lakota (Blackfoot Sioux)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Calendars
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Adirondack tribe (St Lawrence River) Old Manuscript Number 3553. Adoption Old Manuscript Number 4007. Refers to Algonquian method of counting -only; see Haas note 2/18/72; Old Manuscript Number 3864. "Alligewi"; Animism Old Manuscript Number 3867 and 2842-c, box 6. Blood Indians, origin of name; Brant, Joseph Old Manuscript Number 3874. Chippewa, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3646. Chiefs, function and significance of Old Manuscript Number 2842-c, box 6. Delaware tribe, New Jersey area claimed by Old Manuscript Number 3866. Detroit River, tribes near; Ekaentoton Island-- see Ste. Marie Island Environment (Bulletin 30 draft by O. T. Mason) Old Manuscript Number 4007. Erie, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3646. Erie and Black Mincqua tribes Old Manuscript Number 3586. [Eskimo] Arctic tribes, leaving elderly and sick people to die Old Manuscript Number 3668. Family, Bulletin 30 draft and notes Old Manuscript Number 4011 and 2842-c, box 6. Grand River (Tinaatoua), name of; Hebrew calendar; Hewitt, list of Bulletin 30 articles by Old Manuscript Number 4066. Hoboken, origin of name; Iroquois, "On the Northern and Eastern Territorial Limits of the Iroquoian people, in the 16th Century," and Algonquian tribes, at Chaleur Bay. Iroquois at Gulf of St Lawrence and Bay of Gaspe Old Manuscript Number 3625.
Iroquois, location of Six Nations tribes reservations Old Manuscript Number 3763. Iroquois false face; Iroquois preparation of corn ("as food") Old Manuscript Number 4009. Iroquoian early dress Old Manuscript Number 3660. Iroquoian "Gachoi" tribe, identity of (Correspondence with F. Bogaskie.) Old Manuscript Number 3816. Iroquoian moon names and concept of time; Iroquoian social organization, and place name-name origins; "Man," Iroquoian term for Old Manuscript Number 3781. Iroquoian towns Old Manuscript Number 4006. Kentucky, meaning of the word; Kentucky, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3840. Lenni Lenape, meaning of the word; Logstown-- see Shenango Old Manuscript Number 3773. Lost Ten Tribes as American Indians Old Manuscript Number 3670. Mayan linguistic family and other Mayan linguistic notes including Quiche and Tepehuanan notes Old Manuscript Number 3473. Mexico: idols, sacrifices, etc. Old Manuscript Number 3807. Mexico: Indian languages. Letter from Captain W.E.W. MacKinley Old Manuscript Number 3778. Missouri, Indian village, location of Old Manuscript Number 3944. Mohawk land near Lake Champlain; Mohawk grammar; Montour family, notes for Bulletin 30 Old Manuscript Number 3812. Muskhogean social organization. Letter from J. J. Harrison. Old Manuscript Number 3891. New England tribes Old Manuscript Number 3513.
Niagara, origin of name; "Old Smoke"-- see Sayenqueraghta Old Manuscript Number 3949. Onondaga tribe, text of memorial inscription to, and correspondence Old Manuscript 4391 and 4271- box 1 (part.) Ontwaganha or Toaganha, origin and meaning of name Old Manuscript Number 3864. Owego, meaning of town's name; Pekwanoket tribe (Cape Cod); Pemaquid, Abnaki word and its origin Old Manuscript Number 89. Piasa bird- pictograph formerly near present Alton, Illinois. Article is similar to that by Cyrus Thomas, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30. Old Manuscript Number 3981. Potawatomi, notes on the name Old Manuscript Number 4034. Potawatomi Green Corn Dance; Roanoke, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3998. Sacagawea, spelling of; St Ignace, 3 settlements (Michigan); St Marie Island or Ekaentoton Island; Sauk, Bulletin 30 article and galley proof, notes Old Manuscript Number 3764. Sayenqueraghta or "Old Smoke" (correspondence with Alanson Skinner) Old Manuscript Number 3949. Scalping Old Manuscript Number 4025. Shenango and Logstown Old Manuscript Number 3773. Sioux, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3624. Society of American Indians, resolutions by thanking General Hugh L. Scott, Fr. Anselm Webber and others Old Manuscript Number 3868. Susquehanna, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3707. Tacoma, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3470.
Thunderbird, notes on Old Manuscript Number 3552. Tinaatoa-- see Grand River; Toronto, origin of name; Tuscarora villages Old Manuscript Number 3998. Wampum Old Manuscript Number 3998. War club with inscription; West Virginia panhandle tribes Old Manuscript Number 3945. Williams, Eleazer Old Manuscript Number 3998. Women, status of Old Manuscript Number 3566. Wyandots (Huron) List of tribes of which Wyandots of today are constituted. Old Manuscript Number 3774.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3941
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Inheritance -- Adoption  Search this
Religion -- animism  Search this
Names, tribal -- Blood  Search this
Names, tribal -- Chippewa  Search this
Government and politics -- chiefs  Search this
Land tenure and claims -- Delaware  Search this
Names, tribal -- Erie  Search this
Death and mortuary customs -- abandoning elderly and sick  Search this
Marriage and family  Search this
Names, place -- Grand River  Search this
Jews  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Land tenure and claims  Search this
Masks -- False Face  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Food preparation -- Corn  Search this
Time -- concepts  Search this
Social structure  Search this
Names, place  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Names, place -- Kentucky  Search this
Names, tribal -- Leni Lenape  Search this
Muskogean Indians  Search this
Names, place -- Niagara  Search this
Names, place -- Owego  Search this
Abenaki Indians  Search this
Names, tribal -- Pemaquid  Search this
Pictographs -- Piasa bird  Search this
Potawatomi Indians  Search this
Dance -- Green Corn  Search this
Names, tribal -- Potawatomi  Search this
Names, place -- Roanoke  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements -- St Ignace  Search this
Religion -- Mexico  Search this
Sacrifices -- Mexico  Search this
War -- Scalping  Search this
Indian interest groups -- Society of American Indians  Search this
Names, tribal -- Susquehanna  Search this
Names, tribal -- Tacoma  Search this
Folklore -- Thunderbird  Search this
Names, place -- Toronto  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Trade, gifts and other exchanges -- Wampum  Search this
Weapons -- war club  Search this
Marriage and family -- women, status of  Search this
Names, place -- Hoboken  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Algonquin  Search this
Honniasant  Search this
Lenape  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Susquehannock  Search this
Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Calendars
Citation:
Manuscript 3941, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3941
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw34e5d46f4-47a1-44d7-8e6d-d282280cd7f8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3941

Long Search: Religion in Indonesia - Way of the Ancestors, I & 2

Extent:
2 Film reels (color sound; 1,872 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1978
Scope and Contents:
Edited film documents the Toraja people's (south Sulawesi, Indonesia) animist religion and their adherance to their religious practices in the face of modern religious pressures to convert. Produced and distributed by Time Life Films.

Legacy Keywords: Religion ; Animism g
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1994.21.213
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
REMC 2 educational film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
REMC 2 educational film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9feb5e302-6463-4aa6-82be-44c5dadff3dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1994-21-ref140

A history of the animal world in the ancient Near East / edited by Billie Jean Collins

Author:
Collins, Billie Jean  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 620 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Middle East
Date:
2002
Topic:
Animals in art  Search this
Animals in literature  Search this
Animals--Religious aspects  Search this
Human-animal relationships  Search this
Call number:
QL85 .H57 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_717360

Elephants and hunters, diviners and oracles : Yorùbá carving in bone and ivory / by Letty Wilson Bonnell

Author:
Bonnell, Letty Wilson  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 238 leaves : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
Nigeria
Date:
2002
Topic:
Arts, Yoruba  Search this
Ifa (Religion)  Search this
Bone carving  Search this
Ivory carving  Search this
Elephants in literature  Search this
Elephants in art  Search this
Call number:
NX589.6.N5 B66 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_744555

Dem Chef die Zunge, die Haut den Frauen : Aspekte des Stieropfers bei den Zulga und Gemjek in Nordkamerun

Author:
Graffenried, Charlotte von  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Mandara Mountains (Cameroon and Nigeria)
Date:
1980
1982
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Cattle--Social aspects  Search this
Cattle--Religious aspects  Search this
Animal sacrifice  Search this
Call number:
G29 .G38Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_530913

Asala : a ten-yearly festival

Author:
Ume-Ezeoke, P  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Asala (Festival)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria
Nigeria, Eastern
Date:
1963
Topic:
Igbo festivals  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Cattle--Religious aspects  Search this
Animal sacrifice  Search this
Call number:
DT515.A1 N68
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_537927

Missionary responses to tribal religions at Edinburgh, 1910 / J. Stanley Friesen

Author:
Friesen, J. Stanley (John Stanley) 1940-  Search this
Subject:
World Missionary Conference (1st : 1910 : Edinburgh, Scotland)  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 222 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Sub-Saharan
Date:
1996
C1996
20th century
Topic:
Christianity and other religions--Animism  Search this
Animism--Relations--Christianity  Search this
Missions--Theory  Search this
Missions--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_498365

Religions-philosophische Probleme auf dem Forschungsfelde buddhistischer Psychologie und der vergleichenden Mythologie, von A. Bastian ..

Author:
Bastian, Adolf 1826-1905  Search this
Physical description:
ix, [1] p., 1 l., 148, 42, 59, 52 p. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Polynesia
Date:
1884
Topic:
Buddha (The concept)  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Animal worship  Search this
Religion  Search this
Call number:
BL1453.B3X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_266087

Infusing the sacred : syncretistic landscapes, ritual performance and religious experience in Chaggaland / Timothy Clack

Author:
Clack, Timothy  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Tanzania
Kilimanjaro Region
Date:
2009
Topic:
Religion  Search this
Chaga (African people)--Missions  Search this
Animal sacrifice  Search this
Syncretism (Religion)  Search this
Christianity and other religions  Search this
Call number:
DT449.K4 C85 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1005057

A goat's tale : diabolical economies of the Bahian interior / Brian Brazeal

Author:
Brazeal, Brian  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Brazil
Bahia (State)
Date:
2012
Topic:
Animal sacrifice  Search this
Candomblé (Religion)--Rituals  Search this
Exu  Search this
Call number:
DT16.5 .A27 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1014433

Cuisiner pour les dieux en Côte d'Ivoire / Alain-Michel Boyer

Author:
Boyer, Alain-Michel 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
2014
Topic:
Food habits  Search this
Food containers  Search this
Libations  Search this
Animal sacrifice  Search this
Food--Religious aspects  Search this
Wooden spoons  Search this
Call number:
GN645 .A78 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1049275

Sacrifice and prophecy in Turkana cosmology / Anthony Joseph Barrett

Author:
Barrett, Anthony (Anthony J.)  Search this
Physical description:
250 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1998
Topic:
Turkana (African people)--Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religion  Search this
Cosmology, Turkana  Search this
Divination  Search this
Animal sacrifice  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_960447

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