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MS 4117-a Materials relating to the Haida

Creator:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958  Search this
Informant:
Stevens, Tom ?  Search this
Culture:
Haida Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contents: (1) Vocabulary notes, especially concerning technology, food gathering, and place names. 18 pages. (2) "List of plants collected by Dr John R. Swanton." Scientific and Haida names. 2 pages, typed. (3) Printed copy of "A Preliminary Catalogue of the Collections of Natural History and Ethnology in the Provincial Museum, Victoria, British Columbia," 1898, with Haida names added in pencil by Swanton to the Check List of British Columbia Birds, pages 15-55. Cover marked by Swanton, "Containing Haida names of animals, obtained from Tom Stevens [?], Chief of naikungegawai [?]." Material not in Swanton's hand, but evidently received by him from others: (4) "List of Mollusca collected by the Queen Charlotte Islands with Haida names (all Skidegate)." Subsequent parts of list marked , "Fishes," "Annulosa," "Crustacea," "Echinodermata," "Coelenterata," and "Mammalia." 5 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4117-a
Other Title:
List of plants collected by Dr John R. Swanton
A Preliminary Catalogue in the Provincial Museum, Victoria, British Columbia
List of Mollusca collected by the Q. C. I. with Haida names (all Skidegate)
Topic:
Haida language  Search this
Botany -- Haida  Search this
Zoology -- Haida  Search this
Names, place -- Haida  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4117-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4117A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4117a
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Moon Mask

Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Region:
Canada including Hudson Bay and Northwestern Passages  Search this
Material:
Wood, Paint, Leather
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
North America, Canada, British Columbia
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
USNM Number:
EO400511-DSP
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33b437c2d-75bb-4e0e-96a8-c23f956eefe4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_11020276
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Mask

Collector:
George Catlin  Search this
Donor Name:
Mrs. Joseph Harrison Jr.  Search this
Height - Object:
26 cm
Width - Object:
20.3 cm
Depth - Object:
12.7 cm
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Object Type:
Mask
Place:
Northwest Coast, United States / Canada, North America
Accession Date:
21 Oct 1881
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
010638
USNM Number:
E73332B-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3107bda70-e9e7-4f28-a2fa-76b251bb26d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8477097

Haida [sound recording] : Indian music of the Pacific Northwest / [recorded and annotated by Ira Halpern]

Author:
Halpern, Ida  Search this
Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Physical description:
2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + program notes (14 p. : ill., map, music, port. ; 28 cm.)
Type:
Sound recordings
Music
Place:
British Columbia
Date:
2001
1986
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Call number:
disc 000434
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_737658

Canoe model with figures

Culture/People:
probably Makah (attributed); possibly collected from the Haida  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Young Doctor, Makah, ca. 1851-1934  Search this
Collector:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Previous owner:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller:
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller agent:
George Louis Berg (G. L. Berg), Non-Indian, 1868-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Canoe model with figures
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint, bearskin/fur, cedar bark
Techniques:
Carved, painted, plaited
Dimensions:
413 x 72 x 64 cm
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
6/8874
Barcode:
068874.000
See related items:
Makah
Haida
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bbd15e81-0992-4b61-ae78-3938cbe5517f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_74434

Red Worsted Ear-Ornament With Abalone Shell

Collector:
James G. Swan  Search this
Donor Name:
James G. Swan  Search this
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Object Type:
Earring
Place:
Masset, Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii) / Graham Island, British Columbia, Canada, North America
Accession Date:
21 Dec 1883
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
013804
USNM Number:
E88883-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c3b18d88-3719-46dc-b473-7ee3228d5afe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8485183
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Shark's Teeth

Collector:
James G. Swan  Search this
Donor Name:
James G. Swan  Search this
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Object Type:
Earring
Place:
British Columbia, Canada, North America
Accession Date:
21 Dec 1883
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
013804
USNM Number:
E89221-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e8ea7129-a110-4831-b71e-863933c8807b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8485545
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Silver Ear-Ring Drops 1 Pair

Collector:
James G. Swan  Search this
Donor Name:
James G. Swan  Search this
Length - Pendant:
3.8 cm
Length - Object:
5 cm
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Object Type:
Earring
Place:
Prince Of Wales Island, Alexander Archipelago, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1875
Collection Date:
1875
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004523
USNM Number:
E19547-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/328b4b666-3686-49bf-9ebc-85bacd42ceb3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8354116
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MS 7188 The Northern and Kaigani Haida: A Study in Photographic Ethnohistory

Creator:
Blackman, Margaret B. (Margaret Berlin)  Search this
Extent:
336 Pages
Culture:
Haida -- Kaigani  Search this
Haida -- Northern Haida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Haida Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1973
Scope and Contents:
See finding aid to records of the American Ethnological Society for additional information.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7188
Topic:
Ethnohistory -- photographic  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7188, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7188
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7188

Basket hat

Culture/People:
probably Haida (attributed); said to have been collected from the Tlingit  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Isabella Edenshaw (Kwii.aang), Haida, 1858-1926 (weaving) and Charles Edenshaw (Charles Edensaw/Tahaygen/Da.axiigang), Haida, 1839-1920 (painting)  Search this
Possible collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Basket hat
Media/Materials:
Spruce root, paint
Techniques:
Twined, painted
Dimensions:
6.70 x 1.80 x 41.00 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
9/8095
Barcode:
098095.000
See related items:
Haida
Tlingit [Ketchikan (Cape Fox)]
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68e437bf3-57ed-48ec-9834-c1d4dc130312
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_105906
Online Media:

Fork

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick W. Skiff (Frederick Woodward Skiff/F.W. Skiff), Non-Indian, 1868-1947  Search this
Seller:
Frederick W. Skiff (Frederick Woodward Skiff/F.W. Skiff), Non-Indian, 1868-1947  Search this
Object Name:
Fork
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
13/8333
Barcode:
138333.000
See related items:
Haida
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cece5d50-2b6b-4f79-a0ee-0407cea9b9b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_148016
Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Cedar
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
18/8234
Barcode:
188234.000
See related items:
Haida
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a28db922-e07b-4617-8dd6-3cf9132009ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_201279
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
14.2 x 43.8 x 10.6 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
2/600
Barcode:
020600.000
See related items:
Haida
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws612bb224f-6459-4a29-824c-606aa33b4732
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22027
Online Media:

Whistle

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Previous owner:
Archer V. Martin (Archer Evans Stringer Martin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Seller:
Archer V. Martin (Archer Evans Stringer Martin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Whistle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
5/559
Barcode:
050559.000
See related items:
Haida
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6de2e994b-133b-424d-9b07-dccba9a15054
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54721
Online Media:

Shaman's wand/baton (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's wand/baton (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
5 x 140 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
5/617
Barcode:
050617.000
See related items:
Haida
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6548652d0-f613-4405-b989-52f598954169
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54781

Basket

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick W. Skiff (Frederick Woodward Skiff/F.W. Skiff), Non-Indian, 1868-1947  Search this
Seller:
Frederick W. Skiff (Frederick Woodward Skiff/F.W. Skiff), Non-Indian, 1868-1947  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Spruce root, hide thong/babiche, cotton cloth
Techniques:
Twined, twisted, stitched
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
15/6740
Barcode:
156740.000
See related items:
Haida
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68e35d7ce-3916-4c97-b98b-76ee99788c16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_168078
Online Media:

Dance accessory

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Collector:
Reverend Thomas Crosby, Non-Indian, 1840-1914  Search this
Previous owner:
Reverend Thomas Crosby, Non-Indian, 1840-1914  Search this
Object Name:
Dance accessory
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Clue (Tanu, TlanĂș, Kloo); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Island Name:
Tanu Island
Catalog Number:
1/8118
Barcode:
018118.000
See related items:
Haida
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws669e466f9-95fa-49d2-8f20-0d720fb8edab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_19222
Online Media:

Spoon

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Expedition:
E. H. Harriman Alaskan Expedition (1899)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Edward Henry Harriman (E. H. Harriman), Non-Indian, 1848-1909  Search this
Previous owner:
Mary Harriman Rumsey (Mary E. Harriman), Non-Indian, 1881-1934  Search this
Donor:
Estate of Mary Harriman Rumsey  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat horn
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
18/6492
Barcode:
186492.000
See related items:
Haida
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6322a83bc-5c1c-4bc1-93a7-82b36a7c7d69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_199418
Online Media:

Charm/Amulet

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Object Name:
Charm/Amulet
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
19/1631
Barcode:
191631.000
See related items:
Haida
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fffa5c93-8e47-497e-84b6-d98d7cf00d4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_204553
Online Media:

Tobacco mortar

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Newcombe (C.F. Newcombe), Non-Indian, 1851-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Tobacco mortar
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Pecked
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Native Term:
tago
Place:
Masset; Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Island Name:
Graham Island
Catalog Number:
1/9401
Barcode:
019401.000
See related items:
Haida
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e71a8ac3-e6e3-492d-b447-73ad7e8ae8d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20570
Online Media:

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