MS 7192 Legal documents regarding land on the Marshall Islands

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7192
Creators:
Capelle, Georg Eduard Adolph
Dates:
1883, 1904
Languages:
Undetermined
German German script
Physical Description:
10 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes a will dated December 2, 1904, and an unidentified document dated August 17, 1883.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Capelle was a landowner in the Marshall Islands and was described by Byron B. Bender as "one of the purchasers of Likiep."

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
English translation by Lorraine H. Jacoby of the Handbook of American Indians office.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7192

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7192, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
The will was sent to Saul H. Riesenberg by Alfred Capelle after Riesenberg had been approached by Byron W. Bender, of the University of Hawaii. Riesenberg transferred it to the archives October 21, 1973. The other document was received from Bryon W. Bender on August 18, 1976.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Marshall Islands Place 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/