MS 4069 Letters received by John R. Swanton

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4069
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Semmes, Raphael, 1890-1952
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
Dalrymple, Edwin A., 1818-1881
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
7 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Received from Raphael Semmes, Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, Maryland, 1940, containing transcript of a Manuscript Pamunkey vocabulary in MHS, recorded by the Reverend Edwin A. Dalrymple in January, 1844; several annotated transcripts of same by Swanton; and Autograph Letter Signed to Swanton by Frank G. Speck, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 21, 1940 (1 page), stating that the numerals in the Dalrymple vocabulary are really "a counting-out rhyme used in a game."

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm on file: Reel 69.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4069

Local Note
Local Note
manuscript document

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4069, 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
Pamunkey Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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