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MS 4854 Quilayute vocabulary

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Informant:
Pullen, Joe  Search this
Extent:
5 Pages
Culture:
Quileute  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
August 2, 1897
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4854
Local Note:
photostat copy of manuscript document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4854, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4854
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4854

MS 1858 Quinault vocabulary

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Informant:
Sampson, James  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
Culture:
Quileute  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
July, 1896
Scope and Contents:
Also letter of Wickersham to J. W. Powell, transmitting original and letterpress copy. Tacoma, Washington. August 24, 1896. 1 page.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1858
Local Note:
Original autograph document 7 pages. Letterpress copy of fair copy retained by Wickersham. 10 pages. Photostat copy of fair copy. 10 pages.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1858, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1858
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1858
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MS 1856 Photostat copy of Nisqualli vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Extent:
41 Pages
Culture:
Nisqually  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
December, 1892
Scope and Contents:
Original Manuscript Document recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, in possession of James Wickersham.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1856
Local Note:
Photostat made at Bureau of American Ethnology lent by Wickersham and returned to him on August 22, 1914. (Correspondence in Bureau of American Ethnology files, National Anthropological Archives.)
photostat copy of Manuscript Document
General:
Previously titled "Nisqualli vocabulary."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1856, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1856
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1856

MS 1857 Photostat copy of Comparative Athapascan vocabulary: "Tu-cho-tinne [Tutchone ?], Tha-kenni [Sekani], A-cho-tinne [Slave], Sha-two'-ho-tinne [Kaska ?], Tanana, Kai-cho-tinne [?], Louchoux [Kutchin]"

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Extent:
17 Pages
Culture:
Northern Athapaskan  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1903
Biographical / Historical:
Tanana vocabulary recorded April 22, 1903 (page 17); others not dated.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1857
Local Note:
photostat copy of manuscript document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1857, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1857
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1857

MS 4267 Archaeology of Sangamon County, Illinois

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes sketches and portion of letter to Secretary Baird, Smithsonian Institution.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4267
Topic:
Sangamon County (Ill.) -- Archeology  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4267, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4267
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4267

MS 4855 Qual-ow-its or Kwil-low-its vocabulary

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Informant:
Judson, Jack Mrs  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Qualowits  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1900
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4855
Local Note:
The name "Qualowits" or "Kwillowits" has not been located in the synonomies of Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletins 30 or 145.
photostat copy of manuscript document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4855, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4855
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4855

MS 4856 Aleut vocabulary

Creator:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939  Search this
Pederson Captain  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Culture:
Unangan (Aleut)  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Vocabulary
Date:
August 1901-December 1903
Biographical / Historical:
Recorded by Captain Pederson and another Captain residing on Atka in a manuscript list of English terms provided by James Wickersham.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4856
Local Note:
Photostate copy of manuscript document
Place:
Alaska Atka Island
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 4856, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4856
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4856

A bibliography of Alaskan literature, 1724-1924; containing the titles of all histories, travels, voyages, newspapers, periodicals, public documents, etc., printed in English, Russian, German, French, Spanish, etc., relating to, descriptive of, or published in Russian America or Alaska, from 1724 to and including 1924, by James Wickersham

Author:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 635 p. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Bibliography
Place:
United States
Alaska
Date:
1927
Topic:
Government publications--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
Z1255.W63X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_297849

The constitution of China : a study in primitive law / James Wickersham

Author:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Physical description:
19 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
1898
Topic:
Constitutional law  Search this
Constitutions  Search this
Call number:
KNQ2070 .W53 1898
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_771488

Frontier politics : Alaska's James Wickersham / by Evangeline Atwood

Author:
Atwood, Evangeline  Search this
Subject:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
United States Congress House  Search this
Physical description:
x, 449 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Alaska
Date:
1979
1867-1959
Topic:
Legislators  Search this
Judges--Biography  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
E664.W628A88X 1979
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_306490

Brief submitted to the United States Geographic Board urging the official removal from America's most sublime mountain of the name Rainier and the perpetuation by official adoption of the original Indian name therefor in its most appropriate, euphonious and generally accepted form--Tacoma. May 2, 1917

Author:
Justice to the Mountain Committee (Tacoma, Wash.)  Search this
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Tacoma Academy of Science (Tacoma, Wash.)  Search this
Physical description:
77, 24 p. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Rainier, Mount
Date:
1917
Call number:
E78.W3B85
E78 .W3B85
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_345277

Major Powell's inquiry, "Whence came the American Indians?" An answer: a study in comparative ethnology / by James Wickersham

Author:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902  Search this
Physical description:
28 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1899
Topic:
Origins  Search this
Transpacific influences  Search this
Call number:
E61 .W63 1899
E61.W63 1899
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_364120

Old Yukon [microform] : tales, trails, and trials / James Wickersham

Author:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Physical description:
514 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Microforms
Place:
Alaska
Yukon River (Yukon and Alaska)
Date:
1974
1938
Topic:
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Courts  Search this
History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
mfm 715n
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_385360

Is it Mount Tacoma, or Rainier?

Author:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Tacoma Academy of Science (Tacoma, Wash.)  Search this
Physical description:
34 p. front., map. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Rainier, Mount
Date:
1893
Call number:
F897.R1W62X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_232088

Is it "Mt. Tacoma" or "Rainier." What do history and tradition say? [By Hon. James Wickersham]

Author:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Tacoma Academy of Science (Tacoma, Wash.)  Search this
Physical description:
16 p. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Rainier, Mount
Date:
1893
Call number:
F897.R2 W6X
F897.R2W6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_232091

Old Yukon : tales, trails, and trials / by James Wickersham

Author:
Wickersham, James 1857-1939  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 514 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Alaska
Yukon River Valley (Yukon and Alaska)
Date:
1938
Topic:
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Courts  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F904 .W66 1938
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_944002

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