MS 4784 Osage Ledger-book

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4784
Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
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Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Shows purchases made by Osage Indians--giving personal names and band names--and purchases made for the Osage Agency house and Mission School, 1878-79. Osage personal names and band names are listed in the ledger, but the ledger had later been used as a scrap-book and many pages are obscured by pasted-on clippings.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm copy, 1 partial reel.
Existence and Location of Originals
Microfilm copy made 5/66 from original ledger, lent by Carl R. Rauch. The original was found on the farm of H. B. Rauch, Sr, near the confluence of Big Hill Creek with the Verdigris River, Montgomery Co., Kansas. See letter of March 22, 1966, from Carl R. Rauch, 2 pages, map, and other correspondence in Smithsonian Office of Anthropology Accession files.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4784

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4784, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "Ledger-book."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Names, Personal -- Osage Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Osage Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Osage Mission School -- accounts Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Osage Agency House -- accounts Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/