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MS 7589 Ingalik tales and miscellaneous other material

Creator:
Chapman, John W. (John Wight), 1858-1939  Search this
Culture:
Mortuary customs -- Ingalik  Search this
Ingalik -- Folklore  Search this
Lunar eclipse -- Ingalik  Search this
Ingalik -- Mortuary customs  Search this
Ingalik -- Bible translations  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
ca. 1903-1908
Scope and Contents:
Includes Ingalik, interlineal translations and free translations of "The Crow's Disappointment"; "The Little Hawk"; How the Fox Became Red"; "Origin of Amphibians"; "The Sun and the Moon"; "The Wolverine"; "How the Boys Escaped"; and of Bible passages for Good Friday, Easter, and first, second, and fifth Sundays. Also includes Chapman's notes on the esclipse of the moon, February 27, 1906; "A Christian Burial," Current Notes, Christ Church Mission, Anvik, April 17, 1903. There is also an unidentified list of words.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7589
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7589, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7589
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7589

MS 2109 Manuscript on the "Tinne tribes" of Alaska

Creator:
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934  Search this
Extent:
91 pages
Culture:
Deg Hit'an Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1880
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Festivals, pages 1-24; Burial customs, 25-33; Hunting, 34-38; Fishing 39-41; Physical development and character, 42-47, Customs and beliefs, 47-55; Music, 55a-b; Villages and houses, 56-59; Implements and trade, 60-61; Tales, 6-89.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2109
Local Note:
Information mainly from Anvik Indians, with some Yukon Indians, and "Kolchan" Indians of Innoko River.
Topic:
Rituals, formulas and ceremonies -- Ingalik  Search this
Death and mortuary customs -- Ingalik  Search this
Hunting -- Ingalik  Search this
Fishing -- Ingalik  Search this
Religion -- Ingalik  Search this
Music -- Ingalik  Search this
Habitations and other structures -- Ingalik  Search this
Tools and implements -- Ingalik  Search this
Trade, gifts and other exchanges -- Ingalik  Search this
Folklore -- Ingalik  Search this
Ingalik  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2109, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2109
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2109

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