MS 7088 Field Notes Summer of 1930...1931. White Clay District, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7088
Creators:
Mekeel, H. Scudder (Haviland Scudder), 1902-1947
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
104 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes brief introductory statement of author's theory concerning the acculturation problems of Indians; chronologically arranged ethnographic study of Dakota Indian reservation life in the White Clay District of Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota; and current opinions as well as reminiscences about past Dakota history, customs, religion, kinship and mythology by Indian and a few white informants.

Administration
Custodial History
Received from Raymond DeMallie, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution, 1972.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7088

Local Note
Local Note
Photocopy of Typescript document

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Restricted
Citation
Manuscript 7088, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Conditions Governing Use
Not to be quoted without permission from the Department of Anthropology, American Museum of Natural History, New York.

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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Culture change -- Dakota Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folklore -- Dakota Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kinship -- Dakota Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Religion -- Dakota Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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