Materials relating to the Haida
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4117A
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Stevens, Tom ?
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Materials in Kiowa (Káyowē) and English.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents: (1) Vocabulary notes, especially concerning technology, food gathering, and place names. 18 pages. (2) "List of plants collected by Dr John R. Swanton." Scientific and Haida names. 2 pages, typed. (3) Printed copy of "A Preliminary Catalogue of the Collections of Natural History and Ethnology in the Provincial Museum, Victoria, British Columbia," 1898, with Haida names added in pencil by Swanton to the Check List of British Columbia Birds, pages 15-55. Cover marked by Swanton, "Containing Haida names of animals, obtained from Tom Stevens [?], Chief of naikungegawai [?]." Material not in Swanton's hand, but evidently received by him from others: (4) "List of Mollusca collected by the Queen Charlotte Islands with Haida names (all Skidegate)." Subsequent parts of list marked , "Fishes," "Annulosa," "Crustacea," "Echinodermata," "Coelenterata," and "Mammalia." 5 pages.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4117-a

Other Title
Other Title
List of plants collected by Dr John R. Swanton
Other Title
A Preliminary Catalogue in the Provincial Museum, Victoria, British Columbia
Other Title
List of Mollusca collected by the Q. C. I. with Haida names (all Skidegate)

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4117-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Haida language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Botany -- Haida Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoology -- Haida Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, place -- Haida Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Haida Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America 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/