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Pine Nuts

Collector:
Major John W. Powell  Search this
Donor Name:
Major John W. Powell  Search this
Culture:
Paiute  Search this
Object Type:
Botanical
Place:
Utah, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1 Dec 1872
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
002357
USNM Number:
E11679-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34dea1ba4-b048-482c-a137-619dace607b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8332735
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Wrist Pendants Of Beads & Shells

Collector:
Maj. Stephen Powers  Search this
Donor Name:
Maj. Stephen Powers  Search this
Circumference - Object:
23 cm
Culture:
Paiute  Search this
Object Type:
Bracelet
Place:
Not Given, Washoe County / Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1876
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004856
USNM Number:
E19055-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3887b498b-fdd2-453c-9f5f-2857da709d14
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8353750
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MS 830 The Life and Culture of the Ute

Creator:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902  Search this
Informant:
Naches  Search this
Extent:
160 Pages
Culture:
Ute  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Title supplied by J. N. B. Hewitt, and sections numbered and arranged by him. Unnumbered sections added later.
Sections entitled: (1) Games and amusements, 3 pages;

(2,3) [Paiute; transferred in 1959 to file Number 831-c, -d];

(4) Means of Subsistence, 52 pages;

(5) Migration, 8 pages;

(6) Home, 5 pages;

(7) Government, 10 pages;

(8) Fear of the insane, 2 pages;

(9) treatment of the sick, 27 pages;

(10) Treatment of the aged, 4 pages;

(11) Killing the doctor (told by Naches, Salt Lake City, May, 1873), 3 pages;

(12) The boundaries of the earth, 5 pages;

(13) Na-gun'-tu-wip, the home of the departed spirits, 8 pages;

(14) Methods of marrying, 7 pages;

(15) Selection of food (1873), 3 pages;

(16) The morning address, 2 pages;

(17) Some of their faculties;, 4 pages;

(18) Notes on the gentes (in shorthand), 2 pages; Mythology of the Numas, 10 pages; Pine nuts are brought from a distant country (legend, 1873), 4 pages; Burying customs (told by Naches, Salt Lake City, 1873), 1 page; Religion of the Utes (talk given by Powell ?), 29 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 830
Topic:
Games -- Ute  Search this
Migration -- Ute  Search this
Habitations -- Ute  Search this
Government -- Ute  Search this
Subsistence -- Ute  Search this
Religion -- Ute  Search this
Pine nuts -- Ute  Search this
Folklore -- Ute  Search this
Kinship -- Ute  Search this
Food -- Ute  Search this
Disease -- Ute  Search this
Geriatrics -- Ute  Search this
geography -- Ute  Search this
Marriage -- Ute  Search this
Death -- Ute  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Mental illness -- Ute  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 830, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS830
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3f73e37dd-f3ee-4075-87d3-291f077f5965
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms830

MS 794-a Ute and Paiute legends

Creator:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902  Search this
Extent:
322 Pages
Culture:
Paiute  Search this
Ute  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1873
Scope and Contents:
Contains 46 stories.
Ute and Paiute Stories: Arbitrary reference number: 1. Ta-vu has a fight with the sun 19 pages. 2. Origin of water 2 pages. 3. Pats-ug the Otter is transformed into a Fish, 4 pages. 4. To-gok and his brother, or Snow, Hail, Rain and Thunder, 7 pages. 5. I-tsa marries his Daughter, 5 pages. 6. Pa-vits and Po-nig or the Weasel and Skunk, 9 pages. 7. I-Tsa lets the animals out of the Cave, 10 pages. 8. Origin of the Numas, 4 pages. 9. Origin of the Moon and length of the Year, 6 pages. 10. I-tsa punished by I-sha, 12 pages. 11. Hu-na is chosen Grave-digger, 3 pages. 12. Ko-ip seeks revenge on I-tsa, 10 pages. 13. Good and bad People, 2 pages. 14. Shin-av and the Birds, 4 pages. 15. To-gok procures a Rattle, 3 pages 16. Story of the Sai-du-kas, 3 pages. 17. Pa-o-ha, 5 pages. 18. Wa-na-ta-win-ni and Ni-mi-ap, 2 pages. 19. How Pa-so-wa-vits won his wife, 17 pages.
Ute and Paiute Stories: Arbitrary reference Number: 20. Shin-au-av and To-ko-puts, 5 pages. 21. The first Child born, 8 pages. 22. Pu-ni and Ta-vwats (The Skunk and the Chipmunk), 10 pages. 23. The Son of Shin-au-av Pa-vits loves the wife of Kwi-ats, 6 pages. 24. Shin-au-av and Nu-wa-pa-kuts, 6 pages. 25. How Ai-ai got his wife, 5 pages. 26. The Flood, 5 pages. 27. Shin-au-av Pa-vits and Tum-pwi-nai-ro-gwi-nump, 9 pages. 28. Story of the Eagle, 18 pages. 29. General discussion from Story of the Flood, 3 pages. Ong, Chai-ok and Shinau-av go to a distant mountain to gather pine nuts, 3 pages. 31. The story of the moon, 3 pages. 32. The son of the younger Shin-au-av is punished for disobedience, 4 pages. 33. Story of Hu-pats and Kom, 18 pages. 34. The abandoned Boy, 9 pages. 35. Chu-ar-um-pu-run-kunt and the Yu-kuts, 8 pages. 36. Hu-pats visits the Jay Nation on the Kaibab, 16 pages. 37. The Shin-au-av Brothers discuss matters of importance to the people, 12 pages. 38. Shin-au-av and Yam-puts, 8 pages. 39. The origin of the Canyons of the Colorado, 3 pages. 40. Origin of the Echo (Gosiute), 12 pages. 41. Origin of the Echo (Paiute), 5 pages. 42. Origin of the Mountains, Valleys, Canyons, etc., 5 pages. 43. Corn brought to the earth, 7 pages. 44. Spirits (Numas), 4 pages. 45. General discussion (Pa-vi-ot-si), 1 page. 46. Shu'-ni-am. 2 pages. (Found in file 6/60 but previously unlisted.)
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 794-a
Other Title:
Ta-vu has a fight with the sun
Origin of water
Pats-ug the Otter is transformed into a fish
To-gok and his brother, or Snow, Hail, Rain and Thunder
I-tsa marries his daughter
Pa-vits and Ponig or the Weasel and Skunk
I-tsa lets the animals out of the Cave
Origin of the Numas
Origin of the Moon and length of the Year
I-tsa punished by I-sha
Hu-na is chosen Grave-digger
Ko-ip seeks revenge on I-tsa
Good and bad People
Shin-av and the Birds
To-gok procures a Rattle
Story of the Sai-du-kas
Pa-o-ha
Wa-na-ta-win-ni and Ni-mi-ap
How Pa-so-wa-vits won his wife
Shin-au-av and To-ko-puts
The first Child Born
Pu-ni and Ta-vwats (The Skunk and the Chipmunk)
The son of Shin-au-av Pa-vits loves the wife of Kwi-ats
Shin-au-av and Nu-wa-pa-kuts
How Ai-ai got his Wife
The Flood
Shin-au-av Pa-vits and Tum-pwi-nai-ro-gwi-nump
Story of the Eagle
General discussion from Story of the Flood
Ong, Chai-ok and Shinau-ay go to a distant mountain to gather pine-nuts
The story of the Moon
The son of the younger Shin-au-av is punished for disobedience
Story of Hu-pats and Kom
The abandoned Boy
Chu-ar-um-pu-run-kunt and the Yu-kuts
Hu-pats visits the Jay nation on the Kaibab
The Shin-au-av Brothers discuss matters of importance to the people
Shin-au-av and Yam-puts
The origin of the Canyons of the Colorado
Origin of the Echo
Origin of the Mountains, Valleys, Canyons, etc
Corn brought to the earth
Spirits (Numas)
Shu'-ni-am
Topic:
Folklore -- Ute  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 794-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS794A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3d22d3722-2129-4e64-afd3-82abd5e0bfa3
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms794a
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