MS 1900 Cheyenne notebook, diagrams, and notes
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1900
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938
Dates:
1902-1904
Languages:
Multiple languages
Materials in Cheyenne and English.
Physical Description:
72 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Ethnographic notes, with vocabulary, sketches, and diagrams, on camp circle, tipis, sun dance, shields of Bushyhead, Wolf Robe, and Little Bear, and various other topics. Diagrams and notes on Cheyenne camp circles by Mooney and G.B. Grinnell. 1902-1907. Manuscript and typescript document 12 pages. (Detailed list accompanies main catalog card.)
Diagrams and notes include: f.2 James Mooney. "Cheyenne Camp Circle Divisions" and "Cheyenne Camp Circle Authorities." no date. Autograph document 2 pages. f.3 James Mooney. "Soldier Band," "Cheyenne Clans," and notes on the warrior organization. no date. Typescript document with A. annotations. 3 pages. f.4 G.B. Grinnell. Letter to James Mooney, regarding the Cheyenne camp circle. New York. February 8, 1902. Typescript letter signed. 2 pages. f.5 Camp circle diagram by Mooney. Mount Scott, Oklahoma. January 28, 1902, 2 pages. f.6 Camp circle diagram by Mooney. Washington, D.C., 1906, 1 sheet approx. 17" X 40" and artist's ink rendering of same, 1 page. f.7 Camp circle diagram by Grinnell, January 31, 1903, with annotations by Mooney, 1 page.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1900

Local Note
Local Note
Autograph document

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 1900, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "James Mooney Notebook"

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cheyenne language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Social classes and societies -- Cheyenne Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Camp circle -- Cheyenne Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tipis -- Cheyenne Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sun Dance -- Cheyenne Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Weapons -- Cheyenne Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cheyenne Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wolf Robe, Chief Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Little Bear Cheyenne Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bushyhead, Cheyenne Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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