MS 4906 Chitimacha Ethnographic and Kinship Notes

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4906
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Billiot, Charles
Dates:
1908-1931
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
10 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes notes on native dyes and tanning and on the names of Chitimacha families.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Swanton worked with the Chitimacha in Charenton, Louisiana between 1908 and and 1931, according to Bureau of American Ethnology AR- 30, page 18; AR 32, page 18; AR 38, page 4; AR 39, pages 13-14; AR 40, page 4; AR 41, page 7; and AR 48, page 5.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4906

Local Note
Local Note
Autograph document

Place
Place
Charenton Louisiana

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4906, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Color and dyes -- Chitimacha Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hide preparation -- Chitimacha Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, Personal -- Chitimacha Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chitimacha Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chitmacha -- Hide preparation Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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