MS 7011 A.S. Gatschet Scrapbook

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7011
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
Dates:
ca. 1885-96
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
138 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents: Copies of Science and other publications including a poem entitled "The Scientific Scrap, or the Battle of the Bone Hunter (after Bret Harte): "The Atakapa Language," Lake Charles (Louisiana) Echo, February 14, 1885, by Gatschet; form and instructions by F.W. Putnam and Franz Boas for collecting physical anthropological data for the World's Columbian Exposition. Also includes notes on Central American languages and dialects, a map of Central America annotated with the locations of linguistic groups, and notes on rules and notes for preparing subvouchers for the Bureau of American Ethnology.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7011

Other Title
Other Title
The Scientific Scrap, or the Battle of the Bone Hunter
Other Title
The Atakapa Language

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7011, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Expositions -- World's Columbian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Central America Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maps Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Atakapa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/