MS 2197 Pamunkey notebook

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2197
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Cook, Lavinia
C., R., Mrs
Smith, John, 1580-1631
Strachey, Thomas
Dalrymple, William
Dates:
post 1893
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
38 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes occasional brief references to the Mattaponi and Chickahominy. Contents: Indian medicines by Lavinia Cook, 3 pages; names of Chiefs, from "Mrs R. C.," 1 page; the country and animals hunted, 1 page; tenure of lands, 1 page; population, 1 page; government, 1 page; "sustentation," 1 page; local names in King William Co., Virginia, 3 pages, note about Roxy (Roxanna) Indians near Norfolk, Virginia: "Meherrins?," 1 page; note on Cumberland town, English settlement on Pamunkey river, and "Cumberland Indians" visited by Gatschet, November 16, 1890, 3 pages; vocabulary notes from John Smith, Thomas Strachey, and the Reverend William Dalrymple, 3 pages; historical notes extracted in Virginia State Library, 2 pages; sketch map of King William County, Virginia, 1 page; sketch map of same area, after John Smith, 1608, 1 page.
Scope and Contents
Newspaper clippings, as follows: "Tribe of Pamunkey," The Daily Times, Richmond, Virginia, October 26, 1890 and November 2, 1890, 6 pages; a notice of the Pamunkey Indians on a reservation near Richmond, Virginia having sent a delegation to the World's Fair to invite other Indians to come and settle on their reservation, Indian Journal of Muskogee, Eufaula, Indian Territory, August 3, 1893, 1 page; "Pamunkeys Want a Sea Trip," Times, Washington, D.C., July 6, 1899, 1 page; "Powhatan's Men Yet Live," Washington [D.C.] Evening Star, Washington, D.C., April 25, 1894, 2 pages; "Pamunkey Indians and Their Little Reservation," Washington Chronicle, Washington, D.C., December 14, 1890, 2 pages. Reference added to file, 1956: The Historical Magazine, 1853, Volume 2, Number 6, page 182, containing Pamunkey vocabulary by Reverend Dalrymple (transcribed by Gatschet in his notebook). Photostat, 1 page.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2197

Local Note
Local Note
printed document

Other Title
Other Title
Tribe of Pamunkey
Other Title
Pamunkeys Want a Sea Trip
Other Title
Powhatan's Men Yet Live
Other Title
Pamunkey Indians and Their Little Reservation

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 2197, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Medicine -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, Personal -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- King William County, Virginia -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hunting -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Land tenure -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
population -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Government -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Medicine -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hunting -- Pamunkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maps Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsclippings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
King William County (Virginia) -- Place names Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cumberland Town (Virginia) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamunkey -- population Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mattaponi Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chickahominy Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamunkey -- Government Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamunkey -- Medicine Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamunkey -- Hunting Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roxy Indians -- note Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roxana Indians -- note Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamunkey -- vocabulary Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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