MS 526 Letter to George Gibbs

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS526
Creators:
Furuhjelm, Johan Hampus, 1821-1909
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
December, 1860
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
12 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letter discusses the several dialects of Northwestern America, and indicating the number of speakers; with appended list of Sitka (Tlingit) words. Also with the file is a clerk's copy of the letter only.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Hjalmar J. Furuhjeim was governor of Russian Colonies in America.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 526

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 526, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
American Indian -- Northwest Coast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tlingit Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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