National Anthropological Archives

MS 4573 Seneca texts with interlinear English translation

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4573
Creators:
Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005
Redeye, Henry ?
Redeye, Sherman ?
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
.
Physical Description:
16 Leaves
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents: Thanksgiving speech (kano:nyok), pages 1-13, including 3 pages written on back. Opening statement, Green Corn Festival, first day; page 14 and reverse. Announcement of dance, pages 15-16.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Digital surrogates are available online.
Custodial History
Deposited March 29, 1960, by Wallace Chafe, who received the manuscript from the author.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4573, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4573

Local Note
Local Note
Recorded by William N. Fenton from Henry and/or Sherman Redeye, Allegany Reservation, New York, ca. 1940.


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Oratory -- Iroquois -- Seneca Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dance -- Iroquois -- Seneca Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iroquois Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Seneca Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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