MS 7079 Notes on the Early History of the Nicola Valley

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7079
Creators:
Teit, James Alexander, 1864-1922
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
23 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes discussion of possible tribal ancestry and geographical origins of Indians of Nicola Valley, British Columbia, and some creation and other myths and legends. A version of the same manuscript was put together by John P. Harrington in 1941.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7079

Local Note
Local Note
xerox copy of typescript document

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7079, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Received from Randy Bouchard, Executive Director, British Columbia Language Project, Victoria, British Columbia. Original manuscript borrowed by Bouchard via intermediary from the holder, one of Teit's sons, and sent to British Columbia Provincial Archives to have typed transcript done, by Joyce Kirk, December 1972. Original returned to Teit's son. National Anthropological Archives accession 74-42. (Correspondence, letter of 2/4/74, National Anthropological Archives #74-1120).
Custodial History
Previously titled "Notes on the Early History of the Nicola."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Folklore -- Nicola Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nicola River Valley (B.C.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nicola Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Plateau Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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