National Anthropological Archives

MS 1017 Old Pecos, a dialect of the Tewa or Taño family, New Mexico

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1017
Creators:
Stevenson, James, 1840-1888
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Consists of 8 words in dialect of Old Pecos. Includes copy, not in Stevenson's handwriting. 1 page. Also cover sheet, inscribed by A. S. Gatschet, 1 page.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Obtained September, 1887 from two old Pecos men, the only survivors of the tribe, then living at Jemez.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1017, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1017

Local Note
Local Note
For sample of handwriting of James Stevenson, see letter Number 226, year 1883, Bureau of American Ethnology correspondence files.

General
General
Previously titled "Vocabulary."


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Towa Pueblos Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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