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MS 1358 Dekanawi'ta...[title in Mohawk]; Rule, Law, Government, Authority. The Constitution of the League in Mohawk Text

Creator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Newhouse, Seth  Search this
Names:
Dekanawidah, 16th century?  Search this
Extent:
81 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1898
Scope and Contents:
Marked by Hewitt: "Newhouse, Seth. 8910 terms, Constitution of the League in Mohawk Text. With textual and grammatical revisions and emendation. The subjects are not discriminated and so are not to be followed." Typescript in blue with red and black ink changes in Hewitt's hand.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1358
Local Note:
typescript and manuscript document
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois  Search this
Law -- Iroquois  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1358, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1358
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3800e44d3-0968-4aa9-9df3-2e057a9fa4e2
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1358

MS 1633 Dekanawida

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Names:
Dekanawidah, 16th century?  Search this
Hiawatha  Search this
Thadodaho  Search this
Extent:
78 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Onondaga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1900
Scope and Contents:
Synopsis of the history of the Five Nations Confederacy, with description of the rites and ceremonies used on the creation of their lords (or chiefs); also a tradition on the nativity of Dekanawideh, the framer of the League, and traditions on Hiawatha, Thadodaho, et al.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1633
Local Note:
Seems to be of Gibson-Hewitt version.
See Number 1518- a typed copy.
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Rituals, formulas and ceremonies -- Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1633, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1633
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36411790c-c217-4efe-9789-e37c704d59dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1633

MS 3524 Biographical notes on Deganawida and Hiawatha by Seth Newhouse

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Newhouse, Seth  Search this
Names:
Dekanawidah, 16th century?  Search this
Extent:
75 Pages
Culture:
Mohawk  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1898, 1936-7
Scope and Contents:
Also three carbon copies. Number 3504- Text in Mohawk by Seth Newhouse. 12 pages. First sheet marked Chapter IV- "Seh-ha-wih Ska-naa-wah-tih, pages 58-ff. These were translated, revised and typed in 1936-7. Number 3491- "Newhouse translation of Mohawk Biography of Deganawida" (Original Number 1328), 1898- 3 pages (3 typed copies of revision in Number 3524) Newhouse 1937- This has been typewritten (copies in 3524) Manuscript note on Hiawatha, the cannibal.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3524
Topic:
Biography -- Dekanawida  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3524, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3524
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3340a0fa7-660e-4072-bbcd-43baa75910c7
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3524
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MS 3580 Iroquois Texts

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Davey, R.  Search this
Charles, Chief  Search this
Jacobs, John  Search this
Translator:
Hill, Hilton M.  Search this
Names:
Dekanawidah, 16th century?  Search this
Hiawatha  Search this
Extent:
133 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Mohawk  Search this
Seneca  Search this
Oneida  Search this
Onondaga  Search this
Cayuga  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1925-26 -1917
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Notes on Dekanawida text; Hiawatha; notes on the League; notes to Seneca League traditions; translation by Hilton M. Hill, Seneca, official interpreter of the Six Nations Agency, Brantford; "down fended" explained; Mohawk Owachira and clans, 1932; Oneida titles (Jacob Hess, 1930); notes to texts, Charles, 1917 (1928); insert in the law of the woman chief, English; ascendancy of War Chiefs; Procedure by R. Davey, Cayuga chief, 1925-6. Also Principles of the League, text, typed, 19 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3580
Other Title:
Principles of the League
Topic:
Government -- Iroquois  Search this
Kinship -- Mohawk clans  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3580, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3580
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw37fb118b4-7ab6-4c6a-b827-e1fe4d4bcaef
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3580
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