MS 4750 Way of burying dead among Lower Klamath

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4750
Creators:
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906
Dates:
ca. 1880's
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
5 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Handwritten. Found with Curtin's Saia vocabulary of November 1884 (Manuscript 1458) and separately catalogued 7/65.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4750

Local Note
Local Note
The title as written is, "Way of burying dead among Upper [sic] Lower Klamath." Presumably this refers to people of the Lower Klamath River, or Yurok.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4750, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mortuary customs -- Yurok Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mortuary customs -- Klamath Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yurok Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Klamath Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Plateau Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- California 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/