MS 1343 Constitution of the Confederacy by Dekanawidah, collected and translated from Mohawk by Chief Seth Newhouse

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1343
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Newhouse, Seth
Deganawida
Dates:
1898
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
42 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Marked by Hewitt: "Translation as literal as possible of the Mohawk text of his Constitution of the League of the Iroquois, of 8910 sentence terms." "Old." "Discarded." "Copied 1936." Typescript in blue with red and black ink changes in Hewitt's hand.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1343

Local Note
Local Note
typescript and manuscript document in English

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1343, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Government -- Iroquois Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois -- Mohawk -- League constitution Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois -- Mohawk -- League constitution Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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