National Anthropological Archives

MS 1279 Ingalik texts of ten myths

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1279
Creators:
Chapman, John W. (John Wight), 1858-1939
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
108 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Texts with interlinear and free translations. Contents: 1. The Crow's disappointment 5 and 3 pages. 8 pages. 2. The little hawk 2 and 2 pages. 4 pages. 3. How the fox became red 2 and 1 pages. 3 pages. 4. The origin of animals that dive, and of aquatic birds 7 and 3 pages. 10 pages. 5. The sun and the moon 7 and 3 pages. 10 pages. 6. The Wolverine 7 and 3 pages. 10 pages. 7. How the boys escaped 2 and 1 pages. 3 pages. 8. How the raven brought light 9 and 6 pages. 15 pages. 9. The wolverine and her brothers 5 and 4 pages 9 pages. 10. Tdjo-xwul-lik 20 and 10 pages 30 pages. Also translations from the Prayer Book, 26 pages; and a paper entitled, "A Professional Class at Anvik," --a discussion of shamanism, 7 pages.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm reel 23.
Custodial History
Received July 17, 1903, from the Rev John W. Chapman, Anvik, Alaska.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1279, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1279

Other Title
Other Title
The Crow's disappointment
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The little hawk
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How the fox became red
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The origin of animals that dive, and of aquatic birds
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The sun and the moon
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The Wolverine
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How the boys escaped
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How the raven brought light
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The wolverine and her brothers
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Tdjo-xwul-lik
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A Professional Class at Anvik


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Folklore -- Ingalik Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shamanism -- Ingalik Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Degexit'an (Ingalik) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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