MS 371 Russian Eskimo Correspondence

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS371
Creators:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Voyevodsky, Stepan Vasiliyevich, 1805-1884
Furuhjelm, Johan Hampus, 1821-1909
Ostensacken, R.
Dates:
1856-1864
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
28 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Drafts of letters sent and letters received from Governors of the Russian Colonies in America concerning the collecting of vocabularies, including 2 letters signed by Governor Wowodsky (1857, 1858) and letter signed by Governor J. Furuhjelm (1859). Also includes autograph letter signed by R. Ostensacken, Newport Rhode Island, August 10, 1864, explaining Russian terms used in Alaska.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 371

Local Note
Local Note
autograph drafts of letters
Local Note
manuscript letter

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 371, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Eskimos Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arctic peoples Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/