MS 4126 Probable Identity of the Croatan Indians

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4126
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Harper, Roland M. (Roland McMillan), 1878-1966
Dates:
1933
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
5 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Notes and correspondence presumably assembled in connection with the preparation of this paper. [Washington, D. C. 1933.] Miscellaneous document. 34 pages. Notes include: Correspondence, 1908, 1909, 1933, 1934, 6 pages; rough notes from North Carolina Colonial Records and other sources, concerning tribal locations, family names, etc., 16 pages; reprint of Roland M. Harper, "The Most Prolific People in the United States," Eugenical News, 23:2, 1938, 2 pages; typescript of Swanton's mimeo. article (same text), 10 pages.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Swanton concludes that the Indians of Robeson County, North Carolina who have been called Croatan and Cherokee are descended from certain Siouan tribes.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4126

Local Note
Local Note
mimeograph document

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4126, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Siouan -- Eastern Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Location Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, Personal Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dakota (Eastern Sioux) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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