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MS 3941 Materials assembled by Hewitt for preparation of articles in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30 and for replies to inquires from the public

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Correspondent:
Bogaskie, F.  Search this
Skinner, Alanson, 1886-1925  Search this
Creator:
MacKinley, W. E. W., Captain  Search this
Names:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology -- Bulletin 30  Search this
Society of American Indians  Search this
Brant, Joseph, 1742-1807  Search this
Old Smoke  Search this
Sayenqueraghta  Search this
Scott, Hugh Lenox, 1853-1934  Search this
Williams, Eleazer  Search this
Culture:
Adirondack  Search this
Blackfoot -- Blood  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Black Mincqua  Search this
Leni Lenape  Search this
Pekwanoket  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Huron  Search this
Iroquois -- Mohawk  Search this
Maya  Search this
Algonquian Indians  Search this
Potawatomi Indians  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Delaware Indians  Search this
Sauk Indians  Search this
Iroquois -- Onondaga  Search this
Iroquois -- Tuscarora  Search this
Erie Indians  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Susquehanna Indians  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Wyandot Indians  Search this
Mohawk Indians  Search this
Onondaga Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Kainah Indians  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Sihasapa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Calendars
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Adirondack tribe (St Lawrence River) Old Manuscript Number 3553. Adoption Old Manuscript Number 4007. Refers to Algonquian method of counting -only; see Haas note 2/18/72; Old Manuscript Number 3864. "Alligewi"; Animism Old Manuscript Number 3867 and 2842-c, box 6. Blood Indians, origin of name; Brant, Joseph Old Manuscript Number 3874. Chippewa, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3646. Chiefs, function and significance of Old Manuscript Number 2842-c, box 6. Delaware tribe, New Jersey area claimed by Old Manuscript Number 3866. Detroit River, tribes near; Ekaentoton Island-- see Ste. Marie Island Environment (Bulletin 30 draft by O. T. Mason) Old Manuscript Number 4007. Erie, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3646. Erie and Black Mincqua tribes Old Manuscript Number 3586. [Eskimo] Arctic tribes, leaving elderly and sick people to die Old Manuscript Number 3668. Family, Bulletin 30 draft and notes Old Manuscript Number 4011 and 2842-c, box 6. Grand River (Tinaatoua), name of; Hebrew calendar; Hewitt, list of Bulletin 30 articles by Old Manuscript Number 4066. Hoboken, origin of name; Iroquois, "On the Northern and Eastern Territorial Limits of the Iroquoian people, in the 16th Century," and Algonquian tribes, at Chaleur Bay. Iroquois at Gulf of St Lawrence and Bay of Gaspe Old Manuscript Number 3625.
Iroquois, location of Six Nations tribes reservations Old Manuscript Number 3763. Iroquois false face; Iroquois preparation of corn ("as food") Old Manuscript Number 4009. Iroquoian early dress Old Manuscript Number 3660. Iroquoian "Gachoi" tribe, identity of (Correspondence with F. Bogaskie.) Old Manuscript Number 3816. Iroquoian moon names and concept of time; Iroquoian social organization, and place name-name origins; "Man," Iroquoian term for Old Manuscript Number 3781. Iroquoian towns Old Manuscript Number 4006. Kentucky, meaning of the word; Kentucky, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3840. Lenni Lenape, meaning of the word; Logstown-- see Shenango Old Manuscript Number 3773. Lost Ten Tribes as American Indians Old Manuscript Number 3670. Mayan linguistic family and other Mayan linguistic notes including Quiche and Tepehuanan notes Old Manuscript Number 3473. Mexico: idols, sacrifices, etc. Old Manuscript Number 3807. Mexico: Indian languages. Letter from Captain W.E.W. MacKinley Old Manuscript Number 3778. Missouri, Indian village, location of Old Manuscript Number 3944. Mohawk land near Lake Champlain; Mohawk grammar; Montour family, notes for Bulletin 30 Old Manuscript Number 3812. Muskhogean social organization. Letter from J. J. Harrison. Old Manuscript Number 3891. New England tribes Old Manuscript Number 3513.
Niagara, origin of name; "Old Smoke"-- see Sayenqueraghta Old Manuscript Number 3949. Onondaga tribe, text of memorial inscription to, and correspondence Old Manuscript 4391 and 4271- box 1 (part.) Ontwaganha or Toaganha, origin and meaning of name Old Manuscript Number 3864. Owego, meaning of town's name; Pekwanoket tribe (Cape Cod); Pemaquid, Abnaki word and its origin Old Manuscript Number 89. Piasa bird- pictograph formerly near present Alton, Illinois. Article is similar to that by Cyrus Thomas, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30. Old Manuscript Number 3981. Potawatomi, notes on the name Old Manuscript Number 4034. Potawatomi Green Corn Dance; Roanoke, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3998. Sacagawea, spelling of; St Ignace, 3 settlements (Michigan); St Marie Island or Ekaentoton Island; Sauk, Bulletin 30 article and galley proof, notes Old Manuscript Number 3764. Sayenqueraghta or "Old Smoke" (correspondence with Alanson Skinner) Old Manuscript Number 3949. Scalping Old Manuscript Number 4025. Shenango and Logstown Old Manuscript Number 3773. Sioux, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3624. Society of American Indians, resolutions by thanking General Hugh L. Scott, Fr. Anselm Webber and others Old Manuscript Number 3868. Susquehanna, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3707. Tacoma, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3470.
Thunderbird, notes on Old Manuscript Number 3552. Tinaatoa-- see Grand River; Toronto, origin of name; Tuscarora villages Old Manuscript Number 3998. Wampum Old Manuscript Number 3998. War club with inscription; West Virginia panhandle tribes Old Manuscript Number 3945. Williams, Eleazer Old Manuscript Number 3998. Women, status of Old Manuscript Number 3566. Wyandots (Huron) List of tribes of which Wyandots of today are constituted. Old Manuscript Number 3774.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3941
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Inheritance -- Adoption  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Religion -- animism  Search this
Names, tribal -- Blood  Search this
Names, tribal -- Chippewa  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Government and politics -- chiefs  Search this
Land tenure and claims -- Delaware  Search this
Names, tribal -- Erie  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Death and mortuary customs -- abandoning elderly and sick  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Marriage and family  Search this
Names, place -- Grand River  Search this
Jews  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Land tenure and claims  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Masks -- False Face  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Food preparation -- Corn  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Time -- concepts  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Social structure  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Names, place  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Names, place -- Kentucky  Search this
Names, tribal -- Leni Lenape  Search this
Muskogean Indians  Search this
Social structure  Search this
Names, place -- Niagara  Search this
Names, place -- Owego  Search this
Abenaki Indians  Search this
Names, tribal -- Pemaquid  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Pictographs -- Piasa bird  Search this
Potawatomi Indians  Search this
Dance -- Green Corn  Search this
Names, tribal -- Potawatomi  Search this
Names, place -- Roanoke  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements -- St Ignace  Search this
Religion -- Mexico  Search this
Sacrifices -- Mexico  Search this
American Indian  Search this
War -- Scalping  Search this
Indian interest groups -- Society of American Indians  Search this
Names, tribal -- Susquehanna  Search this
Names, tribal -- Tacoma  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Folklore -- Thunderbird  Search this
Names, place -- Toronto  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Trade, gifts and other exchanges -- Wampum  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Weapons -- war club  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Marriage and family -- women, status of  Search this
Names, place -- Hoboken  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Algonquin  Search this
Honniasant  Search this
Lenape  Search this
Sauk & Fox  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Creek (Muskogee)  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Susquehannock  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Sauk & Fox  Search this
Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Calendars
Citation:
Manuscript 3941, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3941
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3941

Field notes, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia, July 18-September 5, 1892

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 8
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Kansas
Oklahoma
Texas
Virginia
West Virginia
United States
Date Range:
1892
Start Date:
18920718
End Date:
18920905
Topic:
Mammalogy  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Botany  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
Access Information:
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.
See more records from this collection:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
See more records associated with this person:
Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI671
Online Media:

Radoff papers of the Historical Records Survey, 1938-1939

Creator:
Radoff, Morris Leon, 1905-  Search this
Subject:
Historical Records Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Government records
Topic:
Federal aid to the public welfare  Search this
United States  Search this
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Public officers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9834
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212309
AAA_collcode_radomorr
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212309

West Virginia place names, their origin and meaning, including the nomenclature of the streams and mountains

Author:
Kenny, Hamill  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 768 pages 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
West Virginia
Date:
1945
[©1945]
Topic:
Names, Geographical  Search this
Call number:
F239.K4X 1945
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_263213

MS 4131 Place names of possible Indian origin, mostly S.E. U.S.; also bibliography of Place Names

Collector:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958  Search this
Extent:
220 Pages
2 Folders
Culture:
BLANK AUTHORITY TEXT  Search this
Spanish  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Maps
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Arranged alphabetically by states. Folder 1: Indian names from Bulletin 73 Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia. Old Spanish trail place-names: Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California. Folder 2: Bibliography of Place Names.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4131
Topic:
Names, place -- Muskhogean  Search this
Trails -- Spanish  Search this
Alabama -- Place names  Search this
Arizona -- Place names  Search this
Arkansas -- Place names  Search this
Florida -- Place names  Search this
Georgia -- Place names  Search this
Kentucky -- Place names  Search this
Louisiana -- Place names  Search this
Mississippi -- Place names  Search this
North Carolina -- Place names  Search this
South Carolina -- Place names  Search this
Tennessee -- Place names  Search this
Texas -- Place names  Search this
Virginia -- Place names  Search this
West Virginia -- Place names  Search this
New Mexico -- Place names  Search this
California -- Place names  Search this
Genre/Form:
Maps
Citation:
Manuscript 4131, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4131
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4131

The synthetic place name in West Virginia / Hamill Kenny

Author:
Kenny, Hamill  Search this
Physical description:
p. [39]-44 ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
West Virginia
Date:
1940
1940?]
Topic:
Names, Geographical  Search this
Call number:
F239 .K36 1940
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_746843

Wheeling; a West Virginia place-name of Indian origin / by Delf Norona

Author:
Norona, Delf 1895-1974  Search this
Physical description:
iii, 38 p. : maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
West Virginia
Wheeling (W. Va.)
Date:
1958
Topic:
Names, Geographical  Search this
Call number:
E78.W6 N67 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_783518

West Virginia gazetteer of physical and cultural place names / West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey

Author:
West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 809 p. ; 26 cm. + 3 maps
Type:
Books
Place:
West Virginia
Date:
1987
Topic:
Names, Geographical  Search this
Maps  Search this
Gazeteers  Search this
Call number:
F239 .W52 1987
F239.W52 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_344005

The White Sulphur springs; the traditions, history, and social life of the Greenbriar White Sulphur Springs, by William Alexander MacCorkle ..

Author:
MacCorkle, William Alexander 1857-1930  Search this
Physical description:
x, 11-410 p. front., plates, port., maps, facsims. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
White Sulphur Springs (W. Va.)
Date:
1916
Call number:
F249.W6 M15
F249.W6M15
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_64739

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