MS 1847 Newsclippings about Frank Cushing's work in Maine

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1847
Creators:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
1899
Languages:
Undetermined
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Newsclippings of approximately three columns of text, and illustrations of specimens found; also a view of Eggemoggin Beach from Brooklin, Campbellʹs Island in the distance. The material also describes the finding of a French "Skeleton in Armor" buried near an Indian chief, on Campbellʹs Island. Quotations from Longfellowʹs "Skeleton in Armor" are quoted in connection with this find.
Scope and Contents
Clipping No. 1 bears the following notation: "Newspaper account of exploration of Frank Hamilton Cushing on the Coast of Maine. Inquirer, Philadelphia, October 15, 1899. (Signed) W.H.H. (In Professor Holmes handwriting).

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1847

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1847, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "Frank H. Cushing Papers."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maine -- Archeology Topic 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/