MS 2353 Dakota Myths

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2353
Creators:
Hinman, Samuel Dutton, 1839-1890
Hoffman, Sanie
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Multiple languages
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Physical Description:
10 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contains "The rabbit and the well," and "The rabbit and the buffalo-boy," in Dakota, with free English translations.

Administration
Custodial History
Letter of transmittal, from Hinman to Colonel Garrick Mallery, was received at the Bureau of American Ethnology June 4, 1881. Xerox carbon of the original in Bureau of American Ethnology letters received; is filed with the manuscript. Letter of Wayne L. Mitchell to Smithsonian Institution, August 15, 1971, transmits xerox carbon of fly-leaf of a Manuscript notebook of tales in possession of the daughter of S.D. Hinman for which the informant is Sanie Hoffman, age 31, the place and date- Henick, Nebraska, May 15, 1881. This correspondence is filed with Manuscript 2353.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2353

Local Note
Local Note
Autograph document

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 2353, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Folklore -- Dakota Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux (Eastern) Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dakota (Eastern Sioux) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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