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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:
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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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