MS 4085 Letter to Major Powell

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4085
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
December 7, 1880
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
22 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Discussion of tattoo marks of the Haida of Queen Charlotte Islands, B. C. and the Prince of Wales Archipelago, southern Alaska.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
In clerk's hand. Copied on Negative Microfilm Reel 29.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4085

Bibliography
Bibliography
Marked for printer; published in Mallery, "Pictographs of the North American Indians," 4th Annual Report, Bureau of American Ethnology, 1886, pages 66-73.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4085, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Tattooing -- Haida Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Haida -- Tattooing Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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