MS 2932 Notes on sign language and miscellaneous ethnographic notes on Plains Indians
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2932
Creators:
Scott, Hugh Lenox, 1853-1934
Wissler, Clark, 1870-1947
Dunbar, John Brown, 1841-1914
He Dog
Red Feather
Whirling
Dates:
1934
Languages:
Undetermined
.
Physical Description:
4 Boxes
2,736 Items
2,736 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Much of this material is relevant to the Dakotas. Includes: miscellaneous notes on Dakota history, bands, and sign for "Dakota," Autograph Document. Approximately 100 pages. (Box 2); account of the Battle of Little Big Horn by He Dog, Red Feather, and Whirling, Autograph Document. 7 pages. (Box 3); "The Custer Battle with the Sioux, Autograph Document. 10 pages. (Box 3); notes on sign language in general, its history and distribution, Autograph and Typescript Document, 1 box (Box 4).

Administration
Custodial History
Bureau of American Ethnology received the material from Mrs Scott, November, 1934.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2932

Local Note
Local Note
manuscript document

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 2932, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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