MS 170 Letter addressed to George Gibbs, relative to the Loucheux dialect

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS170
Creators:
Ross, Bernard R.
Dates:
April 10, 1861
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
5 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes Kutchin Song of the Dead and other music; description of the Dead Dance; miscellaneous linguistic notes; notes on the industrial art of the Chipewyan; legend of the formation of the McKenzie River, and the origin of fire in the Bear River coal beds.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 170

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 170, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Gwich'in Indians -- Dead Dance Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kutchin -- Music Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indians -- Folklore Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kutchin -- Song of the Dead Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chipewyan Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian -- Folklore Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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