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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:
Muskogee (Creek)  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
Eskimos  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
Sauk & Fox  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Chippewa  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
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3941

MS 445 Six legends

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Translator:
Thompson, Lucinda  Search this
Extent:
40 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
March 1890
Scope and Contents:
Contents: The Pythoness (see also Number 441); The Rabbit and the Hunter; A competative exhibition of Wizard Powers; The Orphan and the Buffalo; Tuscarora customs and beliefs; Story of Ka-tar'-hwa't, a fabulous reptile which in the form of a woman marries a man. A man-eating Ghost, 5 pages translation (Lucinda Thompson).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 445
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 445, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS445
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms445
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Festival Recordings: Narrative Stage: Ways of Our Grandmothers; Ceremonial Songs; Transforming Traditions

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Heartbeat Program 1995 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Kolker, Alex (recorder)  Search this
Artist:
Meanus, Mary Ann  Search this
George, Anita Anquoe  Search this
Bowannie, Cornelia  Search this
Hess, Pat  Search this
Wettlin-Larsen, Georgia  Search this
Moreno-Primeau, Soni  Search this
Olla Maidens (Musical group)  Search this
Ulali (Musical group)  Search this
Performer:
Meanus, Mary Ann  Search this
George, Anita Anquoe  Search this
Bowannie, Cornelia  Search this
Hess, Pat  Search this
Wettlin-Larsen, Georgia  Search this
Moreno-Primeau, Soni  Search this
Olla Maidens (Musical group)  Search this
Ulali (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Wasco Indians  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Kiowa Indians  Search this
Assiniboine Indians  Search this
Aztecs  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Warm Springs (Or.)
Zuni (N.M.)
Oregon
New Mexico
Oklahoma
Canada
Ontario
Sapulpa (Okla.)
Wisconsin
New York
River Falls (Wis.)
Staten Island (New York, N.Y.)
Arizona
Date:
1995 June 30
Track Information:
101 Ways of Our Grandmothers / Olla Maidens (Musical group), Mary Ann Meanus. Hand drums.

102 Ceremonial Songs / Anita Anquoe George, Cornelia Bowannie, Pat Hess.

103 Transforming Traditions / Ulali (Musical group), Georgia Wettlin-Larsen, Soni Moreno-Primeau. Drum.
Local Numbers:
FP-1995-CT-0497
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 30, 1995.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Folksong revival  Search this
Singer-Songwriters  Search this
Hand drums  Search this
Drum  Search this
Gender  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Family  Search this
Generations  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Religion  Search this
Longhouses  Search this
language  Search this
Assiniboine Indians  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Cherokee Indians  Search this
Makah Indians  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1995 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1995, Item FP-1995-CT-0497
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1995 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1995 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Heartbeat: The Voices of First Nations Women / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1995-ref852

Festival Recordings: Music Stage: Traditions & Transform.: N. Plains Drum; T & T: Iroquois & Ulali; Geraldine Barney

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Heartbeat Program 1995 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Long, Domi (recorder)  Search this
Mitchell, John N. (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Wettlin-Larsen, Georgia  Search this
Barney, Geraldine  Search this
Red Eagle Singers  Search this
Six Nations Women Singers  Search this
Ulali (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Americans  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Assiniboine Indians  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Cherokee Indians  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Wisconsin
Wyoming
River Falls (Wis.)
Wind River (Wyo. : River)
Pennsylvania
Canada
Ontario
Philadelphia (Pa.)
New Mexico
Tohatchi (N.M.)
Date:
1995 June 30
Track Information:
101 Traditions and Transformations: Northern Plains Drum / Red Eagle Singers, Georgia Wettlin-Larsen. Hand drums,Rattle (Musical instrument).

102 Traditions and Transformations: Iroquois and Ulali / Six Nations Women Singers, Ulali (Musical group). Hand drums,Rattle (Musical instrument),Water-drum.

103 Assiniboine and Navajo Singers: Georgia Wettlin-Larsen and Geraldine Barney / Georgia Wettlin-Larsen, Geraldine Barney. Hand drums,Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FP-1995-CT-0528
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 30, 1995.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Folksong revival  Search this
Singer-Songwriters  Search this
Hand drums  Search this
Rattle (Musical instrument)  Search this
Water-drum  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Assiniboine Indians  Search this
Powwows  Search this
Gender  Search this
Sioux Nation  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Mayas  Search this
Aztecs  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1995 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1995, Item FP-1995-CT-0528
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1995 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1995 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Heartbeat: The Voices of First Nations Women / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1995-ref882

MS 2361 A man, a raccoon, and the Rattlesnake people: a Tuscarora Iroquoian mythic text

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Henry, Joseph (Tuscarora)  Search this
Extent:
23 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1896
Scope and Contents:
With English translation, 15 page typescript.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2361
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2361, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2361
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2361
Online Media:

MS 441 Legends

Collector:
Thompson, Lucinda  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gansworth, John  Search this
Extent:
28 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1888-1889
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Dwarf Anthropoid, by John Gansworth [in MS 438]; Man followed by a Stone Giant; Stone Giants; Dwarf Man and the Hunters; How a woman became a Pythoness.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 441
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 441, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS441
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms441

MS 436 Legends

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
37 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Seneca  Search this
Onondaga  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1889-1892
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Beginning of Witchcraft, 4 pages; The Captive Girl, 12 pages; The So-Called Witch Medicine, 5 pages (Onondaga- John Buck); The Magical Finger, 3 pages (Tuscarora); The Stone Giants, 5 pages (Onondaga); Monster Clitoris, 3 pages (Seneca). All English translations.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 436
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 436, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS436
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms436
Online Media:

MS 435 List of 31 Remedies among the Tuskaroras

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
15 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1888
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 435
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Medicine -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 435, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS435
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms435
Online Media:

MS 433 Legends and texts

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
35 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Cosmogonic Myth (V-a); Tuscarora Cosmogony (VI-C), and The Grizzly Bear.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 433
Topic:
Religion -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Cosmology -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 433, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS433
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms433

MS 432 Five legends

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
28 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Tuscarora dialect.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 432
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 432, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS432
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms432

MS 438 Legends and texts

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
36 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1888-1889
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Akutren'we who played ball, text 4 pages translation 3 pages. Jos. Williams. Chu tya rens ke n', text, 7 pages translation 5 pages. (Jos. Williams) Rukua' hu and the warriors, text 6 pages translation 4 pages. (Joseph Henry). U-ya' -kwa'-he'r (A old woman), text, 4 pages translation 3 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 438
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 438, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS438
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms438

MS 411 Folklore notes, and medicine

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
44 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1897
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Prevention of smallpox, scarlatina, and other contagious diseases; ku-ne' -hra-ye-nen; ka-ne-sen'-the; na't-ken-hya'-ks-ru-nrn-hru'; Tree of language (Tuscarora); Fire; Cats; Medicine notes; John Foxe's seventy dollar medicine; child bed; diarrhea; dropsy; black jaundice; asthma; love potion; age of puberty; A-ku-tren'-we; A-tu-ta-ho'.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 411
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Medicine -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 411, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS411
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms411

MS 422 Ten tales or legends, with translations

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
72 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Drawings
Date:
1888 ?
Scope and Contents:
Contents: 1. U-stru-ri or the Prophetic Bird-like Being (text and translation.) 2. Ru-ren f-a- A Monster (Miss Lucinda Thompson, 1888, text and translation). 3. Duel between a lame dog and a Fox (translation only). 4. Tradition of the elopment of a woman with an owl (text and translation.) 5. An uncle and his nephew, or The child adopted by the bear (Miss L. Thompson, text and translation.) 6. A man entertained by the thunderer (text and translation). 7. Superstition about dogs (translation only). 8. Making a stone giant (text and translation). 9. The Vampire Doll (translation only). 10. Ka-nen-hen'twa t or Mysterious Insect (text and translation, 2 copies of translation). Includes pencil and crayon drawing of the Mythic Bird.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 422
Other Title:
U-stru-ri or The Prophetic Bird-like Being
Ru-ren f-a- A Monster
Duel between a lame dog and a fox
Tradition of the elopement of a woman with an owl
An uncle and his nephew, or The child adopted by the bear
A man entertained by the thunderer
Superstition about dogs
Making a stone giant
The Vampire Doll
Ka-nen-hen'twa t or Mysterious Insect
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois  Search this
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 422, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS422
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms422
Online Media:

MS 3132 Genesis myth: A Fragment

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (-1/4 pages)
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3132
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3132, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3132
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3132

MS 3144 The story of the Father, His Seven Sons, and a Daughter- "The Acts of the Seventh Son"

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
26 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3144
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3144, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3144
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 2586 The young man and the giant

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Thompson, Lucinda  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2586
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2586, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2586
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2586

MS 372-b Tuscarora notebook, containing vocabulary, texts, and miscellaneous notes

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Informant:
Johnson, Elias  Search this
Williams, Adam  Search this
Translator:
Wallace, Anthony F. C., 1923-  Search this
Extent:
106 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
February 1883 and September 13, 1885
Scope and Contents:
With the manuscript are the following free renderings in English by A. F. C. Wallace from Gatschet's inter-linear English translations: "Story of the Creation," pages 5-11; "The Migrations of the Iroquois," pages 12-27; "The Thunder and His Son," pages 46-49; "The Tuscaroras Leave North Carolina," pages 79-83; "Johnson Meets a Dwarf while Hunting," pages 84-87; "The Abandoned Baby," pages 94-97. [1948.] Autograph document by Wallace. 14 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 372-b
Other Title:
Story of the Creation
The Migrations of the Iroquois
The Thunder and His Son
The Tuscaroras Leave North Carolina
Johnson Meets a Dwarf while Hunting
The Abandoned Baby
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 372-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS372B
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms372b

MS 3590 Tuscarora adoption historical tradition

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Creator:
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912  Search this
Translator:
Buck, John, Chief  Search this
Extent:
14 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Onondaga  Search this
Cayuga  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1899-1882 (1921) 1927
Scope and Contents:
From John A. Gibson, 1899- translated into Cayuga by Chief John Buck, Jr (1917); Legend of Ka-hwi'-ya (Phebe bird), Mr Buck; Creek Song, Bear, December 19, 1882, copied 1921.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3590
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3590, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3590
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3590
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MS 426 "The Wicked Giant's Death" and "A Duel between a Three-legged and a One-eyed Dog and Fox"

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
5 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
August 1888
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 426
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 426, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS426
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms426

MS 1619 Tuscarora text on mythic monster

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1888
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1619
Topic:
Folklore -- Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1619, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1619
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1619

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