MS 1043 Observations on the Indians of the Colorado River, California, by George Gibbs; Accompanying vocabularies of the Yuma and Mohave tribes
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1043
Creators:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Milhau, John J.
Oatman, Olive Ann
Mowry, Sylvester, 1830-1871
Dates:
1856
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
22 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes Gibbs' draft of the same, 3 pages. "Map of the Indian Tribes in the neighborhood of Fort Yuma, Cal.," document 1 page. "Notes on the Indians of the Colorado," by Lieutenant Sylvester Mowry, Third Artillery. Fort Yuma, Calif. March 23, 1856. Autograph document signed. 10 pages including note of transmittal on page 8. (21 pages, total)
Scope and Contents
Gibbs states that his paper is based on data received from Milhau and Mowry; the latter in turn obtained data from Olive Oatman, Apache captive, 1851-55.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1043

Local Note
Local Note
manuscript document

Other Title
Other Title
Notes on the Indians of the Colorado

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 1043, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Maps Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Quechan (Yuma/Cuchan) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mohave Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yuma Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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