MS 1807 Natchez texts

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1807
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Sam, Watt, 1876-1944
Dates:
fall, 1908
Languages:
With interlinear
English
translation.
Physical Description:
372 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Also typescript document with A. notations. Texts are arranged in the order that the stories appear in Swanton, "Myths and Tales of the Southeastern Indians," Bureau of American Ethnology-B 88, Washington, D. C., 1915. The Manuscript texts include all the Natchez stories in Bureau of American Ethnology-B 88 except stories 11, 16, and 17. The typescript text for story 1 only, "The Flood," includes a grammatical analysis (20 pages).

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm on file folder 6 only.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1807

Local Note
Local Note
Informant: Watt Sam (according to Bureau of American Ethnology-B 88, page 1).
Local Note
autograph document

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1807, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Folklore -- Natchez Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Natchez Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/