MS 4841 Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians

Collection ID:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Standley, Paul Carpenter, 1884-1963
Physical Description:
211 Pages

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes acssociated notes and correspondence, 100 pages. Manuscript has extensive pencil and red ink editing by F, W. Hodge, Ethnologist-in-Charge, Bureau of American Ethnology, and some pencil notations by Paul C. Standley, Assistant Curator, Division of Plants, U. S. National Museum.
Scope and Contents
Contents: Associated notes and correspondence (100 pages): Folder Number 1. Correspondence between Hodge and Stevenson regarding the manuscript. Washington, D. C. and Espanola, New Mexico. May 25, 1912-December 16, 1912. Typescript, typescript carbon copy and Manuscript letter signed. 20 pages. Folder Number 2. Pages of text evidently omitted by Hodge from the manuscript prior to publication. 20 pages (14 pages, Typescript carbon copy document, labled, "Dec. 18 Last copy sent in," found separate from the rest of the manuscript, were inserted where they belonged according to the published manuscript--SHM..) Folder Number 3. "List of Plants collected in New Mexico by Mrs M. C. Stevenson." November 21, 1910. Typescript and Manuscript document. 10 pages, and 2 untitled lists (edited) of the same plants, one incomplete, 8 and 2 pages. (30 pages total.) Folder Number 4. Miscellaneous notes and letters, some of which appear to have no direct bearing on the manuscript. Typescript and Manuscript document. 11 pages and 5 slips.

Custodial History
Transmitted February 23, 1969 by Bruce T. Ellis, who found it in a Santa Fe curio shop "some years ago." Deposited in the Archives March 14, 1969 by Richard Woodbury. Correspondence in National Anthropological Archives files.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4841

Local Note
Local Note
typescript and typescript carbon copy document

Published as "Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians," Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 30, Washington, D. C., 1915.

Using the Collection
Manuscript 4841, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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