MS 3941 Materials assembled by Hewitt for preparation of articles in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30 and for replies to inquires from the public

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3941
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Bogaskie, F.
MacKinley, W. E. W., Captain
Skinner, Alanson, 1886-1925
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents: Adirondack tribe (St Lawrence River) Old Manuscript Number 3553. Adoption Old Manuscript Number 4007. Refers to Algonquian method of counting -only; see Haas note 2/18/72; Old Manuscript Number 3864. "Alligewi"; Animism Old Manuscript Number 3867 and 2842-c, box 6. Blood Indians, origin of name; Brant, Joseph Old Manuscript Number 3874. Chippewa, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3646. Chiefs, function and significance of Old Manuscript Number 2842-c, box 6. Delaware tribe, New Jersey area claimed by Old Manuscript Number 3866. Detroit River, tribes near; Ekaentoton Island-- see Ste. Marie Island Environment (Bulletin 30 draft by O. T. Mason) Old Manuscript Number 4007. Erie, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3646. Erie and Black Mincqua tribes Old Manuscript Number 3586. [Eskimo] Arctic tribes, leaving elderly and sick people to die Old Manuscript Number 3668. Family, Bulletin 30 draft and notes Old Manuscript Number 4011 and 2842-c, box 6. Grand River (Tinaatoua), name of; Hebrew calendar; Hewitt, list of Bulletin 30 articles by Old Manuscript Number 4066. Hoboken, origin of name; Iroquois, "On the Northern and Eastern Territorial Limits of the Iroquoian people, in the 16th Century," and Algonquian tribes, at Chaleur Bay. Iroquois at Gulf of St Lawrence and Bay of Gaspe Old Manuscript Number 3625.
Scope and Contents
Iroquois, location of Six Nations tribes reservations Old Manuscript Number 3763. Iroquois false face; Iroquois preparation of corn ("as food") Old Manuscript Number 4009. Iroquoian early dress Old Manuscript Number 3660. Iroquoian "Gachoi" tribe, identity of (Correspondence with F. Bogaskie.) Old Manuscript Number 3816. Iroquoian moon names and concept of time; Iroquoian social organization, and place name-name origins; "Man," Iroquoian term for Old Manuscript Number 3781. Iroquoian towns Old Manuscript Number 4006. Kentucky, meaning of the word; Kentucky, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3840. Lenni Lenape, meaning of the word; Logstown-- see Shenango Old Manuscript Number 3773. Lost Ten Tribes as American Indians Old Manuscript Number 3670. Mayan linguistic family and other Mayan linguistic notes including Quiche and Tepehuanan notes Old Manuscript Number 3473. Mexico: idols, sacrifices, etc. Old Manuscript Number 3807. Mexico: Indian languages. Letter from Captain W.E.W. MacKinley Old Manuscript Number 3778. Missouri, Indian village, location of Old Manuscript Number 3944. Mohawk land near Lake Champlain; Mohawk grammar; Montour family, notes for Bulletin 30 Old Manuscript Number 3812. Muskhogean social organization. Letter from J. J. Harrison. Old Manuscript Number 3891. New England tribes Old Manuscript Number 3513.
Scope and Contents
Niagara, origin of name; "Old Smoke"-- see Sayenqueraghta Old Manuscript Number 3949. Onondaga tribe, text of memorial inscription to, and correspondence Old Manuscript 4391 and 4271- box 1 (part.) Ontwaganha or Toaganha, origin and meaning of name Old Manuscript Number 3864. Owego, meaning of town's name; Pekwanoket tribe (Cape Cod); Pemaquid, Abnaki word and its origin Old Manuscript Number 89. Piasa bird- pictograph formerly near present Alton, Illinois. Article is similar to that by Cyrus Thomas, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30. Old Manuscript Number 3981. Potawatomi, notes on the name Old Manuscript Number 4034. Potawatomi Green Corn Dance; Roanoke, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3998. Sacagawea, spelling of; St Ignace, 3 settlements (Michigan); St Marie Island or Ekaentoton Island; Sauk, Bulletin 30 article and galley proof, notes Old Manuscript Number 3764. Sayenqueraghta or "Old Smoke" (correspondence with Alanson Skinner) Old Manuscript Number 3949. Scalping Old Manuscript Number 4025. Shenango and Logstown Old Manuscript Number 3773. Sioux, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3624. Society of American Indians, resolutions by thanking General Hugh L. Scott, Fr. Anselm Webber and others Old Manuscript Number 3868. Susquehanna, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3707. Tacoma, origin of name Old Manuscript Number 3470.
Scope and Contents
Thunderbird, notes on Old Manuscript Number 3552. Tinaatoa-- see Grand River; Toronto, origin of name; Tuscarora villages Old Manuscript Number 3998. Wampum Old Manuscript Number 3998. War club with inscription; West Virginia panhandle tribes Old Manuscript Number 3945. Williams, Eleazer Old Manuscript Number 3998. Women, status of Old Manuscript Number 3566. Wyandots (Huron) List of tribes of which Wyandots of today are constituted. Old Manuscript Number 3774.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3941

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3941, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Inheritance -- Adoption Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Religion -- animism Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Blood Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Chippewa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Government and politics -- chiefs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Land tenure and claims -- Delaware Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Erie Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eskimos Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Death and mortuary customs -- abandoning elderly and sick Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marriage and family Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Grand River Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Land tenure and claims Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Masks -- False Face Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clothing and dress Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Food preparation -- Corn Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Time -- concepts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Social structure Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Towns, villages and other settlements Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Kentucky Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Leni Lenape Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muskogean Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Social structure Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Niagara Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Owego Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Abenaki Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Pemaquid Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pictographs -- Piasa bird Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Potawatomi Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dance -- Green Corn Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Potawatomi Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Roanoke Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Towns, villages and other settlements -- St Ignace Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Religion -- Mexico Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sacrifices -- Mexico Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
War -- Scalping Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indian interest groups -- Society of American Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Susquehanna Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Tacoma Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folklore -- Thunderbird Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Toronto Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tuscarora Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Towns, villages and other settlements Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Trade, gifts and other exchanges -- Wampum Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Weapons -- war club Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marriage and family -- women, status of Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Hoboken Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquin Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Honniasant Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lenape Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sauk & Fox Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Creek (Muskogee) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Susquehannock Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sauk & Fox Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Calendars Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mexico Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Adirondack Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blackfoot -- Blood Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black Mincqua Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Leni Lenape Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pekwanoket Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dakota Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Huron Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois -- Mohawk Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maya Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquian Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Potawatomi Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Delaware Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sauk Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois -- Onondaga Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois -- Tuscarora Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Erie Indians 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
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Susquehanna Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ojibwa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wyandot Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mohawk Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Onondaga Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kainah Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tuscarora Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sihasapa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brant, Joseph, 1742-1807 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Old Smoke Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sayenqueraghta Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scott, Hugh Lenox, 1853-1934 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Williams, Eleazer Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Society of American Indians Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology -- Bulletin 30 Corporate Name 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/