MS 144 Letter and Chipewyan and Sekani vocabularies

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS144
Creators:
Ross, Bernard R.
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
1858
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
17 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
(a)- Letter from Mr. Ross to George Gibbs, dated November 10, 1858; Gives detailed information relative to the various Chipewyan tribes, with abstract of the census of McKenzies River District, June 1, 1858. 6 pages. (b)- Vocabulary of the Chipewyan (Caribou Eaters and Yellow Knives), and the Sekani (Sickannie), 5 pages with parallel columns. (c)- A copy of the Chipewyan vocabulary , by Gibbs, with changes. 6 pages.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 144-a-b-c

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 144-a-b-c, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Censuses -- McKenzies River District Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sekani Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Denésoliné (Chipewyan) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic 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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