MS 4275 Two New Vocabularies from Texas Tribes

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4275
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
ca. 1916
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
16 Pages
5 Items
photoreproductions
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Discusses Karankawa, Attacapa and Akokisa vocabularies extracted by Swanton from a copy of a memoir by Jean Berenger (Beranger) seen by him in September, 1916, in the Ayer Collection, Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Swanton's visit to the Newberry Library is dated September 1916 from Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 38, page 4.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4275

Local Note
Local Note
typescript and autograph document

Bibliography
Bibliography
Marked by Swanton: "Withdrawn on publication of copy of original by Du Terrage and Rivet." See Marc de Villiers du Terrage and Paul Rivet, "Les Indiens du Texas et les Expeditions Francaises de 1720 et 1721 a la Baie Saint-Bernard," JSAP, volume 11, 1919, 403-442, where the vocabularies are published from the original manuscript in the French National Archives.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4275, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Atakapa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Attacapa Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Akokisa Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Karankawa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Atakapa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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