National Anthropological Archives

MS 68 A.S. Gatschet Notebook with vocabularies, texts, notes

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS68
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Bottineau, Jno. B. (John B.)
Toposh, A. J. (Chippewa)
Bluejacket, Charles, 1817-1897
Dates:
mainly 1878-1879
Languages:
Materials primarily in
Shawnee
,
Chippewa
,
Ojibwa
,
Potawatomi
, and
English
with some
Natchez
and
Narragansett
.
Physical Description:
54 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents:
Shawnee, 48 pages. (3-19; 48-62, even pages only; 72-93). Includes texts with interlinear translation: Story of the fox and the wolf, pages 3-6; story about the end of the world, page 18; Waputhua (great rabbit) story, pages 18-19. Vocabulary includes Shawnee names for other tribes, pages 76-79; Shawnee clans, page 80. Informant for part of data, Blue Jacket, Vinita, I. T.
Chippewa, 22 pages. (23-65, odd pages only). Mainly vocabulary from Jean Baptiste Bottineau, Pembina Band; includes clans of Pembina Band, page 59.
Pottawatomi, 7 pages (22-32a, odd pages only). Mainly vocabulary, from A. J. Toposh, Dowagiac, Michigan. Obituary of Simon Pokagon, Pottawatomi chief (died January 27, 1899), page 30.
Narragansett notes, 4 pages. (94-97).
Natchez word, page 97.
Miscellaneous Algonquian vocabulary notes, 1 page (back cover).

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 68, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 68

Other Title
Other Title
Story of the fox and the wolf
Other Title
Story about the end of the world
Other Title
Waputhua story
Other Title
Great rabbit story


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Eschatology Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shawnee language Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa language Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ojibwa language Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Potawatomi language Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Natchez language Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Narragansett language Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folklore -- Shawnee Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kinship -- Shawnee Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kinship -- Chippewa Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, tribal -- Shawnee Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shawnee Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Natchez Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Potawatomi Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Narragansett Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pokagon, Simon, 1830-1899 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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