MS 3436 Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabularies

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3436
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
Powers, Stephen, 1840-1904
Bergland, Eric, 1844-1918
Loew, O. (Oscar), 1844-
Richardson, E. M.
Dates:
1870s-1880s
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
2 Volumes
530 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The materials are included in volumes (Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary, May 1863) marked "2" and "3." Volume 1 has not been found. Included are both originals and copies of vocabularies that come from several different sources. Most of the material concern Indians of North and South America but there are also vocabularies of Cantonese and Chukchi. Most of the vocabularies are in printed schedules but a few are in the form of notes and one is part of a letter from Oscar Loew to Albert Samuel Gatschet.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3436

Using the Collection
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
P.D. and MS.D.
Citation
Manuscript 3436, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "Vocabularies."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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