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MS 559 Poisoned Weapons

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Extent:
19 Pages
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Achomawi (Pit River)  Search this
Apache  Search this
Numakiki (Mandan)  Search this
Carib  Search this
Paiute  Search this
Akimel O'odham (Pima)  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Aztec (archaeological culture)  Search this
Ute  Search this
Mískito (Mosquito)  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Extracts from various published sources concerning the use of poisoned weapons among the American Indians. The first 6 pages include information on the Dakota from non-published sources. Other tribes mentioned in the MS. are the Mandan, Chippewa, Shoshoni, Paiutes, Pitt River Indians, Oregon and Alaska tribes, Apache and other (unnamed) Southwestern groups, California tribes, Pima, Central American tribes, Mosquito Indians, Aztecs, Utes, and Caribs.
Biographical / Historical:
Author identified from the Dorsey-Hewitt catalog. Bureau of American Ethnology number 1524.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 559
Local Note:
Autograph document
Topic:
Achumawi  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Pima (Akimel O'odham)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 559, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS559
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw39e3c98da-800e-47d1-91a3-9161b0570831
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms559

Illustrations used in Bureau of American Ethnology and United States National Museum publications

Collector:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Names:
Bourke, John Gregory, 1846-1896  Search this
Culin, Stewart, 1858-1929  Search this
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930  Search this
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Mason, Otis Tufton, 1838-1908  Search this
McGee, W J, 1853-1912  Search this
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Moore, Clarence B. (Clarence Bloomfield), 1852-1936  Search this
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934  Search this
Artist:
Chapman, Mary Beth  Search this
Gill, Mary W.  Search this
Hildebrant, Mary M.  Search this
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935  Search this
J. T. G.  Search this
Nichols, Spencer Baird, 1875-1950  Search this
Shindler, Antonio Zeno  Search this
Extent:
2,000 Items (circa 2000 paintings, drawings, and photographs)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Paintings
Photographs
Illustrations
Date:
circa 1879-1929
Scope and Contents note:
Artwork and some photographs used to illustrate articles published in the annual reports and bulletins of the Bureau of American Ethnology and the United States National Museum. The material includes artwork by Mary Beth Chapman, Mary Wright Gill, Mary M. Hildebrant, Spencer Baird Nichols, and Antonio Zeno Shindler. Also included are unidentified illustrations of Near Eastern costumes, prayer positions and Mexican funerary vessels, perhaps sketched by Walter Hough, and a drawing, signed "J. T. G.", of a memorial to the daughter of Chief Spotted Tail.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 133
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional illustrations are held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 78-51, the records of the Bureau of American Ethnology, and the Manuscript and Pamphlet File in the Department of Anthropology records.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Drawings
Paintings
Photographs
Illustrations
Citation:
Photo lot 133, Illustrations used in Bureau of American Ethnology and United States National Museum publications, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.133
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Illustrations used in Bureau of American Ethnology and United States National Museum publications
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw354c78444-306d-4a2f-a2ae-68dbaba131c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-133

Hidatsa drawings

Artist:
Lean Wolf.  Search this
Collector:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mallery, Garrick, 1831-1894  Search this
Extent:
12 Leaves (various media, 20 x 25 cm.-20 x 26 cm.)
Culture:
Minitari (Hidatsa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Leaves
Ledger drawings
Date:
bulk 1880-1881
Scope and Contents:
Scenes of hunting, warfare, and camp life. Loose drawings on various types of paper, originally filed together in Mallery's papers under the heading Hidatsa. Several but not all are by Lean Wolf.
Biographical / Historical:
Lean Wolf, also known as Poor Wolf. Name transcribed as Tce-caq-a-daq-a-qic by Mallery, who identified him as a chief of the Hidatsa. He was reportedly born in 1820, and was part of a delegation photographed in Washington in 1880.

Walter J. Hoffman, 1846-1899, was a BAE employee who assisted Garrick Mallery with his study of sign language. He visited Fort Berthold, Dakota in 1881 to collect data.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS.2372, Box 11
Local Note:
These drawings were intermixed with other Hidatsa drawings, but appear to have been created on a different occasion.
Place:
United States -- Dakota Territory -- Fort Berthold Agency.
United States -- North Dakota -- Fort Berthold Indian Reservation.
United States -- District of Columbia -- Washington.
Album Information:
MS 2372-11 HDLW-000
Collection Restrictions:
Manuscript 2372 is open for research.

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Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Ledger drawings
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2372, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
MS 2372 Garrick Mallery Collection on Sign Language and Pictography
MS 2372 Garrick Mallery Collection on Sign Language and Pictography / Series 3: Materials on Pictographs and Petroglyphs / 3.3: Correspondence, drawings, and photographs filed by Native American tribe or subject / Hidatsa / Manuscript 2372: Box 11: Hidatsa
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3642799c3-debd-4bdd-b402-2b06b286ec44
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2372-ref1337

Lean Wolf drawings

Creator:
Lean Wolf.  Search this
Collector:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mallery, Garrick, 1831-1894  Search this
Extent:
13 Drawings (graphite, colored pencil, and ink on cardboard and paper, 12 x 16 cm.)
Culture:
Minitari (Hidatsa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Ledger drawings
Date:
1881
Scope and Contents:
Scenes of hunting, warfare, and village life representing events in the life of the artist, as identified in captions on verso of many images. Drawn on blank backs of ruled, printed index cards.
Biographical / Historical:
Lean Wolf, also known as Poor Wolf. Name transcribed as Tce-caq-a-daq-a-qic by Mallery, who identified him as a chief of the Hidatsa. He was reportedly born in 1820, and was part of a delegation photographed in Washington in 1880.

Walter J. Hoffman, 1846-1899, was a BAE employee who assisted Garrick Mallery with his study of sign language. He visited Fort Berthold, Dakota in 1881 to collect data.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS.2372, Box 11
Local Note:
These drawings were intermixed with other Hidatsa drawings, but appear to have been created on a different occasion.
Place:
United States -- Dakota Territory -- Fort Berthold Agency.
United States -- North Dakota -- Fort Berthold Indian Reservation.
Album Information:
MS 2372-11 LW-000
Collection Restrictions:
Manuscript 2372 is open for research.

Access to Manuscript 2372 requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Ledger drawings
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2372, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
MS 2372 Garrick Mallery Collection on Sign Language and Pictography
MS 2372 Garrick Mallery Collection on Sign Language and Pictography / Series 3: Materials on Pictographs and Petroglyphs / 3.3: Correspondence, drawings, and photographs filed by Native American tribe or subject / Hidatsa / Manuscript 2372: Box 11: Hidatsa
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3aa20f25f-8f7f-4516-b382-1150354d52ae
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2372-ref1339

MS 1219-b Letter to Professor Baird, Secretary Smithsonian Institution, from E. A. Barber, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1882

Collector:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Creator:
Barber, Edwin Atlee, 1851-1916  Search this
Mason, Otis Tufton, 1838-1908  Search this
Addressee:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
Culture:
American Indian  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
May 5, 1882
Scope and Contents:
Encloses a "circular" which he has prepared, consisting of a series of 94 questions, for the purpose of facilitating the collection of material for a study of native North American music. Letters of comment by O. T. Mason and Professor Baird, indicating they feel the circular too elaborate for use by the Smithsonian Institution. Also letter of transmission, 1 page.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1219-b
Topic:
Music  Search this
Circulars, anthropological  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1219-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1219B
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3072af61c-b48d-4e10-bfff-4e8515c32281
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1219b

"Ancient Cliff Fortress, Beaver Creek, Arizona"

Creator:
United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory  Search this
Subject:
Hoffman, Walter James 1846-1899  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Beaver Creek (Yavapai County, Ariz.)
Date:
1880
1880s
Topic:
Cliff-dwellings  Search this
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-007 [MNH-2483]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_387933

MS 1449 A.S. Gatschet Vocabularies and Other Linguistic Notes

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Petroff, Ivan  Search this
Latham, R. G. (Robert Gordon), 1812-1888  Search this
Brown, J. Ross  Search this
McDonald, Furman  Search this
Smith, Nimrod Tom  Search this
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
W., H. D.  Search this
Dalrymple, Edwin A., 1818-1881  Search this
Shea, John Gilmary, 1824-1892  Search this
Smith, Buckingham, 1810-1871  Search this
Marban, M. P. P. Pedro  Search this
Rohde  Search this
Bruhl  Search this
Pinart, A. L. (Alphonse Louis), 1852-1911  Search this
Pike, Albert, 1809-1891  Search this
Informant:
Tomazin, Ignatius  Search this
Porter, Pleasant  Search this
Naumoff  Search this
Kamilkoishin ?, Nicolai  Search this
Robertson, A. E. W. (Ann Eliza Worcester), 1826-1905  Search this
Correspondent:
Eells, Myron, 1843-1907  Search this
Denison, James D.  Search this
McCain, Frank  Search this
Extent:
253 Pages
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Seminole Indians  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Quechan (Yuma/Cuchan)  Search this
American Indian -- California  Search this
Hoh  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Chugach  Search this
Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)  Search this
Kiowa  Search this
Yokuts  Search this
Cherokee  Search this
Quechua  Search this
Coushatta (Koasati)  Search this
Chitimacha  Search this
Seminole  Search this
Euchee (Yuchi)  Search this
Apalachee (archaeological)  Search this
Beothuk Indians  Search this
Natchez  Search this
Quileute  Search this
Klamath  Search this
Hitchiti Seminole  Search this
Chimakum  Search this
Woccon  Search this
Pamunkey  Search this
Moxo (Mojo)  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America -- Plateau  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Newsclippings
Place:
Alaska -- Names, place
Alaska -- Names, tribal
California
South America
Bolivia
Peru
Date:
ca. 1881-1886
Scope and Contents:
Contains vocabularies and other linguistic notes on a variety of American Indian languages. Mainly transcripts by Gatschet from other sources; includes some material recorded by Gatschet, and a few original manuscripts sent to him by others.
Contents: Alaska: Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 49-52. Petroff, Ivan. "Aliaskan Names, Ivan Petroff." 2 pages, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. List of Alaskan place and tribal names with notes on each. Apalachee: Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 103-104. [Gatschet, A. S.] Apalachee [vocabulary], with Pl[easant] Porter [Creek inft.]." 2 pages, in Gatschet's handwriting. Comparison of Apalachee words with Creek. Gatschet indicates: "(Copied in Apal. book, July 1889)." Beothuk: Ms. Vocabulary 1449, pages 27-41. [Gatschet, A. S.] Beothuk vocabularies, notes, and bibliographic references. 14 1/2 pages, mostly in Gatschet's handwriting. (pages 27-28 and 35-36 are in R. G. Latham's hand.) Working notes for Gatschet's published article on Beothuk -- comment by M. R. Haas, 11/58. California (Yuman ?): Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 122-123; 124 (?) Brown, J. Ross Extract from "J. Ross Brown. Sketch of the exploration of lower Cal. San Franc[isco ?], 1869. H. H. Bancroft & Co., 177 pp." 2 pages, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Miscellaneous notes on lower California tribes and languages, with list of some of the tribes in the area and their approximate locations. California: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 148. [Gatschet, A. S.] Bibliographic references relating to California. 1 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Furman, McDonald Ms Vocabulary 1449 file: Catawba. Page 159 "An Indian's Petition." No date. Newsclipping. 1 slip. Ms Vocabulary 1449 Woccon and Catawba comparative vocabulary No date. Autograph document. 6 pages. Pages 87-89 and 93-94. Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 186a and ff. Eells, M. Comparison of numerals in Chemakum, Quileute, and Hoh, 1 page and accompanying letter to A. S. Gatschet, August 24, 1883, from M. Eells, Skokomish, Mason Co., Wash., 2 pages, handwritten. Ms Vocabulary pages 108-110. [Gatschet, A. S.] "Mtn. Cherokee's names (topographical). Nimrod Tom Smith [inft ?], 1/2 breed, in Swain Co., North Car., P. O. Quallatown...April 18, '82." 3 pages, in Gatschet's handwriting. List of Cherokee place names and locations. Chippewa: Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 178-80. [Gatschet, A. S.] "Odjibwe - Local and tribal names. Ign. Tomazin [inft.], Jan. 31, '83." 3 pages, in Gatschet's handwriting. Also (page 180) short extract from Dorman, Primitive Superstitions, page 148, on Ojibwa cannibalism, in Gatschet's handwriting.
Chitimacha: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 85 (top). [Gatschet, A. S.] "Shetimasha" vocabulary of 8 words, translated into French. 1/2 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Eskimo: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 45. Hoffman, Dr W. J. "Eskimo text obtained by Dr W. J. Hoffman, at San Francisco, Cal., from Naumoff, an Eskimo from Kadiak..." No date. 1 page in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Includes text and inter-linear translation, plus translation of same story from sign language. Note by Gatschet indicates that text is not in Kodiak dialect. Eskimo (Chugach) Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 53-66. Petroff, Ivan "Vocabulary of Tchugatch-Inuit. Taken by Ivan Petroff, in June, 1881, at various places, chiefly at Nu'tchik or Port Etches, abt. 60 1/2 N. Lat. From full bloods. 14 pages, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Also contains comparison with "Tchiglit" (Kopagmiut), in Gatschet's handwriting. "Partly entered in Mscr. vocab. Vol. 3." Eskimo (Kuskwogmiut): Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 76-84; 85-86; 95-96. [Petroff, Ivan ?] "Kuskokvog-miut (Inuit) [vocabulary], from Nicolai Kamilkoishin [?] native of the tribe educated at the Russian Mission, Yukon R., at Ikomiut." 13 pages, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Partly entered in Mscr. vocabulary, Volume IIId (note in Gatschet's handwriting.) Eskimo: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 249. W--, H. D. "A curious race. The Mutes of northern Alaska. Their manner of living. Peculiar family relations - superstitions and queer customs." From the San Francisco Chronicle, Sunday November 14, 1886. 1 page, newsclipping. Hitchiti: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 203 (bottom), 204 (bottom), 205. Robertson, Mrs A. E. "Acts. VIV, ii in Hitchiti" (page 203); "Hitchiti words from Mrs Robertson" (204); "Hitchiti verbs, by Mrs Robertson" (205). 3 pages, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Kiowa: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 26. Gatschet, A. S. "Phonetics of the Kayowe Language, by Albert S. Gatschet. Read before the A.A.A.S., Cincinnati, 1881." 1 page, clipping from published article. Note in margin in Gatschet's handwriting reads: "Science of Sept. 17, 1881. By John Michels, New York."
Klamath: Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 133-136; 143-147. [Gatschet, A. S.] Queries relating to the Klamath language by Gatschet, with answers written in by various Indians from the Klamath Agency, Oregon (cf. letter of J. G. Dennison, page 142 of this manuscript). 9 pages, partially in Gatschet's handwriting. Klamath: Ms 1449, pages 137-142. Denison, James D. "Story of the birth of Aisis," a Klamath legend, and accompanying letter from J. G. Dennison to A. S. Gatschet, August 29, 1880, Klamath Agency, Oregon. 6 pages, handwritten. Klamath: Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 149-152. McCain, Frank Letter to A. S. Gatschet, January 30, 1880, from Frank McCain, Klamath Indian Agency, Lake Co., Oregon, containing 22 word Klamath vocabulary. 4 pages, handwritten. Koasati: Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 102; 204. Robertson, Mrs A. E. [and A. S. Gatschet] "Koassadi. Supplement to words by Mrs A. E. Robertson, copied in Vocab. No. 2, obtained from [---illeg.]"; short vocabulary of verbs "from vocab. Vol 2, Koassati of Mrs Robertson"; and passage from "Actorum XIV, 11, in Koasata." 2 pages, in A S. Gatschet's handwriting. Page 102 contains a short list of Koasati words (probably from Mrs Robertson) with corresponding Choctaw equivalents (supplied by Gatschet [?] from the "Ch. grammar"; passage from Acts XIV, ii in Koasati with inter-linear translation, presumably by Gatschet; and list of Koasati verbs, no source mentioned. Page 204 contains the same bible passage in Koasati, with slightly different English translation, and list of same verbs, identified as being from "vocab. Vol 2...of Mrs Robertson." Pamunkey: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 46. Dalrymple, Rev Mr 17 word Pamunkey vocabulary collected by Rev Dalrymple in 1844 at King William County, Virginia. (Hist Mag., N. Y. II, page 182) and short note from J. G. Shea. 1 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. See National Anthropological Archives Manuscript 4069, referring to the original of the Dalrymple Manuscript in Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore.
Seminole: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 182. [Buckingham-Smith, etc. ?] "Seminole Local Names. Buck. Smith, Beach, p. 125 (with Stidham)." 1 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. South America (Mojo): Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 187. Marban, M. P. P. Pedro "Moxo 6 Mojo. M.P.P. Pedro Marban, de la Compania de Jesus, Superior [ ]. Arte de la Lengua Moxa, con su vacabulario y cathecismo. Colegio de San Pablo (Lima), 1701. pages 664, etc." 1 page, in Gatschet's handwriting. Notes on Mojo language. South America (Miscellaneous): Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 128. Rohde, [ ] "Rohde on Sudamerika"...(1883-84)." 1 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Miscellaneous extracts relating to South American Indian tribes. South America (Miscellaneous): Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 97-101. Miscellaneous notes on South America copied by Gatschet from various published sources. 5 pages, in Gatschet's handwriting. South America Peru: (Quechua): Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 239. Bruhl, -- "Inquiries by Bruhl on Kechua. Oct. 1885." 1 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. 9 word Quechua vocabulary. Yokuts (Cholovone): Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 231-236. Pinart, Alph. L. "Yatchikumne [Cholovone, in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30], near Stockton, Cal. Alp. L. Pinart, 1880." 6 pages, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Notes (written in French) on the various Cholovone dialects, and vocabulary with some words translated into English and some into Spanish. Yuchi and Natchez: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 106 Pike, Gen Albert "Elements of Inflection [of the verb to have]. Yuchi (Pike, p.--) & Naktche." 1 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Yuchi and Natchez: Ms Vocabulary 1449, page 107 Pike, Gen. Albert "Albert Pike's Vocabularies, 18.... Yuchi & Naktche." 1 page, in A. S. Gatschet's handwriting. Comparison of 33 words in Yuchi and Natchez. Yuchi: Ms Vocabulary 1449, pages 201-203. Robertson, Mrs A. E. "Yutchi [vocabulary] transliterated from mscr. of Mrs. Robertson, 1873 ?." 3 pages, in Gatschet's handwriting. Also contains passage from bible (Acts XIV, ii) apparently in Yuchi, with interlinear translation.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1449
Topic:
Names, place -- Chippewa  Search this
Names, tribal -- Chippewa  Search this
Names, place -- Alaska  Search this
Names, tribal -- Alaska  Search this
Chemakum Indians  Search this
Numbers  Search this
Quileute Indians  Search this
Hoh  Search this
Cannibalism  Search this
Names, place  Search this
Klamath Indians  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Creek  Search this
Catawba Indians  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsclippings
Citation:
Manuscript 1449, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1449
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3dafd8d43-beb2-4676-9810-224ec9fb4c35
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1449
Online Media:

MS 4733 Monthly work reports of the professional staff of the Bureau of American Ethnology

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900  Search this
Dinwiddie, William, 1867-1934  Search this
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930  Search this
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Mallery, Garrick, 1831-1894  Search this
Mindeleff, Cosmos, 1863-  Search this
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
McGee, W J, 1853-1912  Search this
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Sawyer, Wells, 1863-1960  Search this
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910  Search this
Extent:
2 Boxes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1893 - 1898
Scope and Contents:
4733
Records for 1893-1895 only
Records for 1894-1896 only
Records for 1893-1895
Records for 1896-1897 only
Records for 1893-1898 only
Records for 1893-1897 only
Records for 1893-1897 only
Holmes, William Henry
Records for 1893-1894, 1897
Records for 1893-1894 only
Records for 1893-1895 only
Records for 1894-1896 only
Records for 1893-1897 only
Records for 1897-1898 only
Records for 1893, 1896-97
Records for 1893-1898 only
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4733
Citation:
Manuscript 4733, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4733
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw33955b754-c265-4154-803b-540828da7fef
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4733

MS 4734 Annual reports to the Director from staff members of the Bureau of American Ethnology

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900  Search this
Dinwiddie, William, 1867-1934  Search this
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Fowke, Gerard, 1855-1933  Search this
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Gill, De Lancey, 1859-1940  Search this
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933  Search this
Mallery, Garrick, 1831-1894  Search this
Matthews, Washington, 1843-1905  Search this
Mindeleff, Cosmos, 1863-  Search this
Mindeleff, Victor, 1860-1948  Search this
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Stevenson, James, 1840-1888  Search this
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (box )
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1887, 1891 - 1896
Scope and Contents:
Records for 1895 only
Records for 1887, 1892-1894 only
Records for 1892-1893 only
Records for 1887, 1892-1894 only
Records for 1892-1893 only
Records for 1887, 1892-1893 only
Records for 1887, 1892-1894 only
Records for 1893-1894 only
Records for 1892-1894 only
Records for 1887, 1892-1894 only
Records for 1887, 1892-1894 only
Records for 1887 only
Records for 1893-1894 only
Records for 1887 only
Records for 1892-1894, 1896 only
Records for 1892-1894 only
Records for 1892-1894 only
Records for 1887 only
Records for 1892-1893 only
Records for 1887, 1892-1894
Arrangement:
Arranged by staff member and year.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4734
Citation:
Manuscript 4734, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4734
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3e1a787ff-009f-4e01-9d0d-1604f1e3338c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4734

MS 934 Vocabulary of the Mandan Collected at Ft. Berthold, D. T., During September 1881

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
Culture:
Numakiki (Mandan)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Drawings
Date:
September 1881
Scope and Contents:
200 entries, with 3 ink sketches of tools.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 934
Local Note:
Autograph document signed
Topic:
Tools and implements -- Mandan  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 934, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS934
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw349e1f1f7-ef1e-4ae2-ada6-657abda34227
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms934

MS 765 Vocabulary of Uta Language

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899  Search this
Extent:
11 Pages
Culture:
Ute  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
January, 1880
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 765
Local Note:
Recorded Washington, D. C.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 765, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS765
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw33a48a524-5904-447e-9f82-e27e0d800c14
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms765

Chippewa man with sash wrapped turban fashion around head ca 1889

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth ?
Scope and Contents:
With beaded bandolier bag, garters, and moccasins, standing near end of mat-covered lodge (possibly Midewiwin lodge). Probably at White Earth, Minnesota.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.9996500

OPPS NEG.44132
Local Note:
Black and white direct duplicate of original negative
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3928cdf34-592a-4761-bc1a-b97d19297e79
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref7443

View of several long, low lodge frames, uncovered (connected with Midewiwin ceremony ?) ca 1889

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth ?
Scope and Contents:
Probably at White Earth, Minnesota.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.9997200

OPPS NEG.44132 G
Local Note:
Black and white direct duplicate of original negative
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw327cbf18a-1572-4522-b3b6-489d1a2e01e4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref7450

Man with Pipe-Tomahawk and Girl in Native Dress with Birchbark Canoe Under Shelter

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 003 in mounted on 004 in x 004 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00239400
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth Reservation
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC E Canada BAE 1-25 00239400, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Eastern Canada / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw34ba7d546-6c1b-431d-9975-ac1de5144163
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref2004

Midewiwin scene: group, including man with beaver bundle proceeding around Mide lodge ca 1889

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth ?
Scope and Contents:
Probably at White Earth, Minnesota.
Local Note:
Black and white direct duplicate of original negative
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw32ccd94b1-467d-4242-85a7-97f929b8a9c3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref7453

En-Me-Gam-Borok, Native Minister

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (002 in x 003 in mounted on 003 in x 004 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00238200
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth Reservation
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC E Canada BAE 1-25 00238200, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Eastern Canada / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3650e6b41-bfab-437b-a805-c1198c4d962f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref1992

Midewiwin scene: dancers and drummer filing around Mide lodge ca 1889

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth ?
Scope and Contents:
Probably at White Earth, Minnesota.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.9997300

OPPS NEG.44132 H
Local Note:
Black and white direct duplicate of original negative
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3eb2638bd-c860-4e9c-b84f-10ea807ce0d8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref7451

Family Before Mu-Shu-Ku-Gee-Shig's Log and Plank Cabin

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 004 in mounted on 004 in x 004 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00239200
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth Reservation
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC E Canada BAE 1-25 00239200, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Eastern Canada / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3cee42269-0fca-4054-942a-af595a8ce6e1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref2002

View of School? or Farm? and Lake

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 003 in mounted on 004 in x 004 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00239500
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth Reservation
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC E Canada BAE 1-25 00239500, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Eastern Canada / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw37e506cf9-abbb-4b8e-8b92-4e9c0ba7ddbf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref2005

Man in Native Dress on Horseback

Creator:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 004 in mounted on 004 in x 004 in)
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1889
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00240600
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Minnesota -- White Earth Reservation
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC E Canada BAE 1-25 00240600, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Eastern Canada / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3250ea3e0-e227-4c78-91d1-29cf0aa502e1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref2016

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