MS 1989-a Linguistic and ethnological material on the Winnebago
Portions of this collection are digitized

Collection ID:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930
St Cyr, David
St Cyr, John Michel
Physical Description:
108 Pages

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Winnebago vocabulary, text, grammatical and ethnological notes. Winnebago Agency, Nebraska, 1889 and Washington, D.C. 1890-1891. Autograph document signed. 108 pages and Typescript letter signed from J. Owen Dorsey to Gatschet, Washington, D.C., November 24, 1891, 3 pages and autograph letter signed from Dorsey to H. W. Henshaw, Washington, D.C., January 13, 1892, 1 page.

Digitization and preparation of these materials for online access has been funded by the National Science Foundation under BCS Grant No. 1561167 and the Recovering Voices initiative at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1989-a

Local Note
Local Note
Recorded in bound notebook with letters tipped in. Informants: 1889, David St Cyr; 1890-1891, John Michel St Cyr. Letter from Dorsey to Gatschet advises about phonetics, and letter from Dorsey to Henshaw advises that this manuscript should be obtained by the Bureau. Manuscript includes corrections and annotations in red ink by Dorsey.
Local Note
autograph document signed

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Manuscript 1989-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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