MS 4164 Photostat copies of letters from John Walker to Edmund Jennings

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4164
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Walker, John
Jennings, Edmund
Harrison, Fairfax, 1869-1938
Bushnell, David I., Jr. (David Ives), 1875-1941
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
In "A Newly Discovered Southeastern Indian Dialect," abstract of a paper read before the ASW [1928], NAA Manuscript Number 4821 (part), Swanton identifies the Tawasa vocabulary as a Timuquanan dialect, intermediate between Timucua ansd Creek.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents: Letter of John Walker [to Edmund Jennings] concerning Lamhatty, a Tawasa Indian refugee, enclosing a vocabulary obtained from him. January 16, 1707/8. Photostat copy of Autograph letter signed and A. enclosure in Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia. 2 pages. Letter of John Walker [to Edmund Jennings] concerning military commissions. June 12, 1707. Photostat copy of Autograph letter signed in Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia. 1 page. Letter of Fairfax Harrison to D. I. Bushnell, Jr. enclosing transcripts of these two letters and a brief biographical note on John Walker. August 10, 1928. Typescript letter signed. 1 page. Enclosures: Typescript Document with A. notations. 3 pages.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4164

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4164, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "Letters."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
U. S. Army -- military commissions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tawasa Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lamhatty Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Walker, John Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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