MS 4860 James A. Geary papers on Algonquian linguistics

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4860
Creators:
Geary, James A.
Otterby, Tom
Dates:
1930-1960
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
18 Boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Collection includes Fox, Ojibwa, and Cheyenne linguistic data obtained from informants; Fox and Ojibwa dictionaries prepared largely from published sources; notes on Powhatan, Cree, Menominee, and comparative Algonquian; publications in and concerning Algonquian languages; correspondence; and miscellaneous personal papers.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4860

Local Note
Local Note
Full series of Father Geary's Algonquian linguistic manuscripts are detailed in inventory of Geary papers, Number 4860, copy in "Master" file.
Local Note
Autograph document

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4860, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Collection was presented to the National Anthropological Archives by Regina F. Hartzfeld, Head, Department of Anthropology, Catholic University, Washington, D. C. 20017 with the permission of of the Assistant Vice Rector for Business, June, 1969 (transmittal correspondence on file.)
Custodial History
Previously titled "Manuscript relating to Algonquian linguistics."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquin Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fox Indians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cree Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquin (Algonkin) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Powhatan Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Menominee (Menomini) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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