MS 577 Muskokee or Muskogee or Creek vocabulary as spoken by the Florida Indians or Seminoles
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS577
Creators:
Casey, John Charles
Dates:
ca. 1836 ?
Languages:
Multiple languages
Materials in Mvskoke (Muskokee, Muskogee) or Creek, Seminole and English.
Physical Description:
28 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes copy in handwriting of George Gibbs. Manuscript Document. 7 pages. Original is recorded in HRSCV.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The following note referring to the date of Casey's activity in Florida has been located by W. C. Sturtevant: "ABORIGINAL LITERATURE--Lt Casey, of the 2nd Artillery, who has been stationed at Fort Brooke, Tampa Bay, as commisary, since the commencement of our Indian war, we hear, speaks the Indian language fluently, and is now, during the recess of arms, busily engaged in making a SEMINOLE GRAMMAR."--Army and Navy Chronicle, volume 3, September 1, 1836, page 141.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm on file.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 577

Local Note
Local Note
autograph document signed in printed outline

General
General
Previously ttiled "Muskhogee or Creek vocabulary as spoken by the Florida Indians or Seminoles."

Digital Content

Bibliography
Bibliography
Was printed by H. R. Schoolcraft in his Indian Tribes of the United States, Part 4, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1854, pages 416-429.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 577, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Creek language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Seminole language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muskogee (Creek) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Seminole Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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