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Portraits of anthropologists

Depicted:
American Association for the Advancement of Science  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
United States De Soto Expedition Commission  Search this
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Bond, Q. M.  Search this
Cammerer, Arno B.  Search this
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900  Search this
Davis, E. H. (Edwin Hamilton), 1811-1888  Search this
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957  Search this
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Drucker, Philip, 1911-1982  Search this
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930  Search this
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Geary, James A.  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896  Search this
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896  Search this
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961  Search this
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Hillers, John K., 1843-1925  Search this
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933  Search this
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942  Search this
Judd, Neil Merton, 1887-1976  Search this
Knez, Eugene I. (Eugene Irving), 1916-2010  Search this
Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis), 1876-1960  Search this
Le Plongeon, Augustus, 1826-1908  Search this
Mason, Otis T., 1838-1908  Search this
Matthews, Washington, 1843-1905  Search this
McGee, W J, 1853-1912  Search this
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942  Search this
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Morgan, Lewis Henry, 1818-1881  Search this
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902  Search this
Rink, Signe  Search this
Roberts, Frank H. H. (Frank Harold Hanna), 1897-1966  Search this
Royce, Charles C., 1845-1923  Search this
Stephenson, Robert L. (Robert Lloyd), 1919-  Search this
Stevenson, James, 1840-1888  Search this
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Steward, Julian Haynes, 1902-1972  Search this
Struever, Stuart  Search this
Swan, James G., 1818-1900  Search this
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958  Search this
Upham, E. P. (Edwin Porter), 1845-1918  Search this
Washburn, Wilcomb E.  Search this
Willey, Gordon R. (Gordon Randolph), 1913-2002  Search this
Photographer:
Bachrach & Brother  Search this
Blackstone Studios  Search this
National Geographic Society (U.S.)  Search this
Bailey, Vernon Orlando  Search this
Dana (of New York)  Search this
Garrett, Gene  Search this
Gilbert, C. W.  Search this
Gill, De Lancey, 1859-1940  Search this
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942  Search this
Kemethy, Kets  Search this
Koby, Paul  Search this
McDonough, David  Search this
Parker, Charles  Search this
Phillips, H. C.  Search this
Rice (of Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Shuck, J. A.  Search this
Names:
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Artist:
Nicholson, Grace, -1948  Search this
Extent:
1 Print (photogravure)
8 Prints (halftone (including one newspaper clipping))
124 Prints (circa, silver gelatin, albumen, and platinum)
50 Copy prints (circa)
3 copper printing plates
1 Color print
1 Print (wood engraving)
3 Copy negatives (glass)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Copy prints
Color prints
Copy negatives
Photographs
Date:
circa 1860s-1970
Scope and Contents note:
This collection is an artificial collection of photographs, copper plates, and a few notes, all of which depict or relate to anthropologists, many of which were associated with the Bureau of American Ethnology.

Included are portraits of Franz Boas, Q. M. Bond, Arno B. Cammerer, Frank Hamilton Cushing, Edwin Hamilton Davis, J. Woodbridge Davis, Frances Densmore, James Owen Dorsey, Philip Drucker, Jesse Walter Fewkes (including photographs of his home by Frances Densmore), Albert Samuel Gatschet, James A. Geary, De Lancey W. Gill, George Brown Goode, Horatio Hale, Henry Wetherbee Henshaw, John Napoleon Brinton Hewitt, John K. Hillers, William Henry Holmes, William Henry Jackson, Eugene Irving Knez, Alfred Louis Kroeber, Pere Albert Lacomb, Augustus Le Plongeon, James Mooney, Lewis Henry Morgan, Carl Oschsicanes, James Constantine Pilling, John Wesley Powell, Frau Signe Rink, Frank Harold Hanna Roberts, Jr., Charles C. Royce, Robert Lloyd Stephenson, James Stevenson, Matilda Coxe Stevenson, Julian Haynes Steward, Steward Struever, James Gilchrist Swan, John Reed Swanton, Edwin P. Upham, Wilcomb E. Washburn, and Gordon Randolph Willey. Groups depicted include the staff of the Bureau of American Ethnology, 1936; the De Soto Commission; officers of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1885; a 1920 expedition group to Hawikuk; staff of the Great Lakes Division, United States Geological Survey, in Salt Lake City, 1882; a group at Moundville, Alabama, 1932; the University of Nebraska archeological field party, 1920; the Pecos conference, 1927; John Wesley Powell with Wild Hank, Kentucky Mountain Bill, and Jesus Aloiso; and the United States Geological Survey staff, ca. 1894.

Among photographers represented are Vernon Orlando Bailey, Blackston Studios of New York, Dana of New York, Frances Densmore, Gene Garrett, C. W. Gilbert, De Lancey W. Gill, John K. Hillers, William H. Jackson, Kets Kemethy, Paul Koby, David McDonough, H. C. Phillips, Rice of Washington, D. C., and J. A. Shuck of El Reno, Oklahoma.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 33
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Four photographs with negatives by Matilda Coxe Stevenson have been relocated to Photo Lot 23.
This collection includes photographs that have been removed from other collections in the National Anthropological Archives, including MS 4970, MS 4851, MS 4780, MS 4250, MS 4751, MS 4516, MS 4860, MS 4695, MS 4970, and MS 4558.
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Portraits of anthropologists, 1860s-1960s
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Copy prints of original photographs held by the American Philosophical Society, National Geographic Society, and National Archives cannot be copied. Copies may be obtained from these repositories.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 33, Portraits of anthropologists, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.33
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Portraits of anthropologists
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw315fa853c-2f6b-4db6-9f01-be3010ee1f93
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-33
Online Media:

James Constantine Pilling working at desk

Depicted:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (006 in x 007 in mounted on 008 in x 010 in)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
MAR 1892
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.02864300

OPPS NEG.56195
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Washington, DC
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Copy prints of original photographs held by the American Philosophical Society, National Geographic Society, and National Archives cannot be copied. Copies may be obtained from these repositories.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 33, Portraits of anthropologists, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Portraits of anthropologists
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw34557dc65-73ce-4d05-981b-60435ebfea56
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-33-ref607
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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 3898 Materials relating to Powellʹs alphabet for recording Indian languages

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
McGee, W J, 1853-1912  Search this
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902  Search this
Whitney, William Dwight, 1827-1894  Search this
Mason, Otis T., 1838-1908  Search this
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873  Search this
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Names:
Pickering, John, 1777-1846  Search this
Porter, I.  Search this
Extent:
1 Portfolio
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Portfolios
Date:
Ca. 1877; and 1903-1911
Scope and Contents:
Folder 1: Powell to Whitney, July 17, 1877 (Copy) Whiteney to Powell, July 25, 1877 (Draft) Powell to Whitney, July 31, 1877 (Draft) List of vowel and consonant symbols, with definitions, from Whitney (so identified in George Gibb's hand--MCB); undated copy of draft of Whitneyʹs manuscript which is also in the Yale manuscripts. It was subsequently published, slightly revised and attributed to Whitney as "On the alphabet," page 306 of Powellʹs Introduction . . ., 1877. 11 pages.
Folder 2: Photographic copies of all Powell-Whitney correspondence in Yale University Library, secured by W. C. Sturtevant after visit of November 4, 1960 (Stirling Memorial Library, Yale University, Historical Manuscripts Collections, W. D. Whitney (1827-1894) collection): Powell to Whitney, July 17, 1877, 15 pages. Enclosure in above : untitled manuscript by W. D. W., describing alphabet for Indian languages. 22 pages. Powell to Whitney, July 31, 1877, 6 pages letter and 6 pages tables of symbols. Powell to Whitney, August 27, 1877, 2 pages (transmitting 2 copies of printed alphabet, not present).
Folder 3: 3 drafts of Powellʹs alphabet with introduction, undated. "Suggestions from I. (?) Porter", May 12, (no year) re Whitneyʹs orthographic proposals. 2 pages. O. T. Masonʹs note on Powellʹs and Whitneyʹs orthography, 2 pages. 2 unsigned copies of letter to William Dwight Whitney, May 7th, 1877, labelled "O. T. Mason," on US Geographic & Geologic Survey Rocky Mountains letterhead paper--written in phonetic orthography, one (marked "q") in Whitneyʹs orthography, and the other (marked "r" in Masonʹs modification, 2 pages each.
Folder 4: Several sheets on orthography, unsigned, undated, marked "Gibbs," "Pilling," "Gatschet," etc. and apparently received from them. The manuscript copy in Gibbsʹ hand marked "Pickeringʹs alphabet" is summarized from pages 35-36 of "An essay on a uniform orthography for the Indian languages of North America," by John Pickering, Cambridge, University Press, 1820 (reprint from Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences volume 4, art.22)(BAE Library PM 211.P5). The Dakota alphabet in Gibb's hand is a copy from Riggs, Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, 4, 1852.
Folder 5: Printed materials: Clipping, definition of symbols "from the manual or circular sent out by Gibbs, George . . . . 1863" two copies printed sheet "The Origin of our alphabet," copyright 1877 by J. Enthoffer Newspaper clipping re Melville Bellʹs "Universal Alphabet," March 17, 1876.
Folder 6: McGee to Boas, May 27, 1903 (Copy); Boas to McGee, May 28, 1903; McGee to Boas, June 16, 1903; J. P. Harrington to F. W. Hodge, January 11, 1910; J. P. Harrington to F. W. Hodge, January 16, 1910 (two letters, this date); Hodge to Harrington, January 20, 1910; Harrington to Hodge, September 30, 1911; Hewitt to Hodge, October 16, 1911 re Harringtonʹs proposals; Hodge to Harrington, October 18, 1911.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3898
Topic:
Alphabet -- phonetic  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3898, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3898
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3cbb39759-3c5b-4de7-bfd0-884aa5edbccc
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3898

Linguistic Bibliography

Creator:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
27,200 Items (27,200 cards)
Culture:
American Indians  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Bibliographies
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Bibliography of printed and manuscript works on language; on cards 4 1/2 x 6 1/2", alphabetically arranged. Prepared by Mr. Pilling for a general survey of Amerindian languages, to supplement and expand his printed bibliographies on American Indian languages.
Includes some entries (handwritten) apparently not published either in the Proof Sheets or in the bibliographies of the individual linguistic stocks published as BAE Bulletins. The bulk of the material, however, consists of entries cut from one of the above printed sources and mounted on cards, plus some incomplete handwritten entries preceded by numbers from the Proof Sheets and there given in full.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2466
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Bibliographies
Citation:
Manuscript 2466, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2466
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw369506845-9545-467a-a11d-a49e08e905d4
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2466

MS 1353 Letter to J.C. Pilling

Creator:
Hadley, Lewis F. (Lewis Francis)  Search this
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Cherokee  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
October 19, 1885
Scope and Contents:
Commenting on the vocabularies of the Cherokee; refers also to the Pani (Pawnee), Tonkawa, Quapaw, and Choctaw.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1353
Place:
Arkansas City Kansas
Citation:
Manuscript 1353, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1353
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw32d91fad1-5a1d-49b8-89ec-de33f3cd2ef1
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1353

MS 591 Letter to J.C. Pilling

Creator:
Robertson, A. E. W. (Ann Eliza Worcester), 1826-1905  Search this
William, W.  Search this
Addressee:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
3 Pages
Culture:
Choctaw  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Acknowledges safe receipt of "the valuable report and his (Pilling's) "autograph letter." Also, an enclosure to the above, two page letter in Choctaw, originally from W. William, Levering, L.S. Wetumka, Indian Territory, February 7, 1886, with interlinear translation by Robertson. 2 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 591
Local Note:
Autograph letter signed
Place:
Okmulgee Indian Territory
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 591, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS591
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3db04822a-4e2e-410a-b138-cf9d00cc2c8e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms591

Proof-sheets of a bibliography of the languages of the North American Indians / by James Constantine Pilling

Author:
Pilling, James Constantine 1846-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology  Search this
Physical description:
xl, 1135 p. : facsims. ; 24 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
2005
1885
Topic:
Languages  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_798915

MS 615 Shawnee words, phrases, sentences and texts

Collector:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Creator:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Whipple, Amiel Weeks, 1817?-1863  Search this
Dougherty, Thomas  Search this
Du Chesne, Charles  Search this
Bluejacket, Stephen  Search this
Bluejacket, Charles, 1817-1897  Search this
Greyfeather, William  Search this
Dougherty, William  Search this
Clover, S. S.  Search this
Extent:
3 Volumes
717 Items (ca. 717 pages)
Culture:
Shawnee  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1890-1892
Scope and Contents:
Volume I contains: Story of the horned snake, with interlinear translation; notes on the word "Potomac"; Extracts from Pilling's Bibliography; copy of Lt Whipple's vocabulary, published in Pacific R. R. Report, Volume III, pages 56-61 corrected in 1892 by Thomas Dougherty; vocabulary from the Rideout Letters; Shawnee language collected at Quapaw Agency, Indian Territory, 1885; Historical extracts relating to the Shawnee; Story, "God and the Devil," 1892; vocables from Charles Du Chesne, 1892; miscellaneous linguistic notes; "A story of olden times; list of 22 dances; texts from Thomas Dougherty; grammatic, lexic, and explanatory notes. The moccasin game, by Stephen Bluejacket; texts by Rev Charles Bluejacket; texts from William Greyfeather; Lord's Prayer; notes on noises; legend by Thomas Dougherty; one by William Dougherty; various historical and other notes from S. S. Clover. "The material in these volumes is confused and not arranged." (note by ?)
Also "Remarks to my Shawnee Texts and Notes, annotations to three manuscripts." A.S.G. 20 pages attached to paper cover. And Index to Shawnee material, 4 pages in addition to bound volume devoted to Index.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 615
Other Title:
Story of the horned snake
God and the Devil
Topic:
Shawnee Indians  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Dance -- list of  Search this
Names, Personal  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 615, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS615
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw34d661c35-530a-421d-b229-1b7a06f8f5f2
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms615

MS 1149 Copy of a letter to Professor Baird and Major Powell

Creator:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900  Search this
Addressee:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887  Search this
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902  Search this
Annotator:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
23 Pages
Culture:
A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Drawings
Maps
Date:
January 13, 1881
Scope and Contents:
Report on exploration of caves containing ceremonial paraphernalia, and request for assistance in further exploration and collecting. Refers to map and drawings which are not present with this copy. Map is in "Bureau of American Ethnology Correspondence-Letters Received 1/25/81" KTB, 1/30/85. [copy negative #83-112]. Added cover page carries title, "The Zunis." Pencil notation on cover in J.C. Pilling's hand reads, "Duplicate with drawings given Cushing, Oct. 25, '84."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1149
Topic:
Archeology -- United States -- New Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Maps
Citation:
Manuscript 1149, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1149
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw35dc0bcb1-b305-4a6d-baa7-a43d7855f882
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1149

MS 14-a Comparative vocabulary of "Gros Ventres or Minitarai" [Atsina] and "Sik-sik-ka'a or Blackfoot

Creator:
Cooper, J. G. (James Graham), 1830-1902  Search this
Annotator:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873  Search this
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)  Search this
A'aninin (Gros Ventre)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
March, 1861
Scope and Contents:
Recorded in "Vocabulary" form, printed for the use of the Department of War to collect vocabularies from Indians of the Pacific Coast for publication by Smithsonian Institution. Form sent to Cooper by George Gibbs. First page includes brief notes in the handwriting of Gibbs, J. C. Pilling, and A. S. Gatschet.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 14-a
Local Note:
autograph document
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Gros Ventre  Search this
Blackfeet  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 14-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS14A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw38b933936-f741-45dc-ba7a-edc5aed9ca5c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms14a

MS 1979-54a Bibliography of North American Indian Languages proof sheets annotated by James Constantine Pilling

Creator:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
1 Boxe
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1885
Identifier:
NAA.MS1979-54A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3c3c36e86-7f91-42ee-961d-935a7a383f56
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1979-54a

MS 3113-b Letter to Professor Cyrus Thomas, Youngsville, Pennsylvania

Creator:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Addressee:
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910  Search this
Names:
Fowke, Gerard, 1855-1933  Search this
Smith, Charles M.  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
March 18, 1887
Scope and Contents:
Verifies legal change of name of Charles M. Smith to Gerard Fowke.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3113-b ?
Local Note:
autograph letter signed
Citation:
Manuscript 3113-b ?, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3113B
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw34949300a-dd15-4874-a42b-30a97169ad73
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3113b

MS 7511 Letter to Theodore F. Dwight

Creator:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Addressee:
Dwight, Theodore F.  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
July 1, 1885
Scope and Contents:
Letter in response to Dwight's request for a copy of the Proof-sheets of a bibliography of the languages of the North American Indians. Pilling states that only 100 copies were printed and they were intended for students of the languages who might help him correct and expand it. The letter bears a stamp of the Library of the Department of State.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7511
Local Note:
Typescript letter signed
Citation:
Manuscript 7511, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7511
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw349e7ef0b-2e7d-42a1-9090-8e185407c4f5
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7511

MS 964 Correspondence from Father Boulet

Collector:
Boulet, J. B. (Jean Baptiste), -1919  Search this
Creator:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Names:
Brabant, August Joseph, 1845-1912  Search this
Extent:
4 Pages
Culture:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
1889
Scope and Contents:
Concerns the source of the Pater Noster in the Nootka language. He intimates that Fr Brabant was its translator.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 964
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 964, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS964
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b3dca5f0-f400-44c7-bbd0-5ac70b4fa68c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms964

MS 7391 Annotations to Pilling's Bibliography of the Iroquoian Languages

Creator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Names:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7391
Local Note:
Xerox of printed document with manuscript annotations
Citation:
Manuscript 7391, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7391
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw316f6d79f-aaf3-4490-9a3d-c93aa6c82bb8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7391

MS 398 Wyandot vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Collector:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
47 Pages
Culture:
Wendat (Huron)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Wyandot  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
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Pages
Date:
May-June, 1880
Scope and Contents:
In schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, partially filled. Recorded in Washington, D. C.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 398
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 398, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS398
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3353d30dc-eaf2-4c4a-9697-8cc88964096d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms398

MS 3948 Letter from J. Kavanagh, S. J. Loyola College, Montreal

Creator:
Cavanagh, J. F. ?  Search this
Collector:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Culture:
Iroquois  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
May 8, 1902
Scope and Contents:
States that several of the manuscripts listed in Pilling's Bibliography of the Iroquoian Languages without references to their whereabouts, are ? to be found in St Mary's College archives. Also that other manuscripts in unknown Indian languages are to be found there.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3948
Citation:
Manuscript 3948, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3948
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw35339eff0-77ec-448d-b746-d9daef3497f0
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3948

MS 183 List of Navajo clans, divided into organized groups, and notes concerning them

Creator:
Packard, R. L. (Robert Lawrence), 1847-1913  Search this
Annotator:
Matthews, Washington, 1843-1905  Search this
Addressee:
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
2 Leaves
Culture:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Leaves
Date:
1882
Scope and Contents:
Also handwritten copy of list. 3 leaves. Marked "Orig. sent to Matthews July 6, '82." Annotated in red by Washington Matthews, page [1-2]. Interlinear additions on page [5] in hand of Matthew W. Stirling.

Also letter to James C. Pilling, Washington, D.C. commenting on Packard's list of Navajo clans.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 183
Local Note:
autograph document signed
Topic:
Social organization -- Navaho  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 183, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS183
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw30ede7fa5-c229-4fa6-af4f-f10d141483fe
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms183

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