MS 3886 Letter to J. H. Trumbull

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3886
Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Trumbull, J. Hammond (James Hammond), 1821-1897
Dates:
January 20, 1876
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
8 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Concerns Powell's studies of the various Shoshonean dialects, and his recording of Ute mythology, which is incidental to the linguistic studies. Gives his division of the Shoshoni or Nu-ma language; grammatical notes; refers to preparation of map showing tribal distribution.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Microfilm negative, Reel 10.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3886

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3886, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ute Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Basin Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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