MS 1342 "Midewiwin" or "Grand Medicine Society" of the Ojibwas

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1342
Creators:
Genin, Jean Baptiste, 1837-1900
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
96 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Apparently largely a copy of Hoffman, 7th A.R. Bureau of American Ethnology.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
For evaluation of Genin's work and character see an article in North Dakota Historical Society series ca. 1920 by Reverend Shanley, Bishop of North Dakota. Information from Omer C. Stewart, 1954. No biography of Genin by Shanley located but see Linda W. Slaughter, "Leaves from Northwestern History," Chapters III-X, Collections of the State Historical Society of North Dakota, volume 1, Bismark, 1906, pages 224-292.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1342

Local Note
Local Note
notebook

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1342, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Presented to the Bureau of American Ethnology by Mrs. Linda W. Slaughter, Bismark, North Dakota, July 1, 1901.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Grand Medicine Society -- Chippewa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Midéwiwin -- Chippewa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Indians -- Midéwiwin Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ojibwa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
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Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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