MS 7505 Field material concerning the Comanches

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7505
Creators:
Carlson, Gustav G.
Dates:
1933
Languages:
Undetermined
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes folktales and ethnological notes. Many of the latter have to do with war, kinship relations, and sexual practices.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Gust G. Carlson, of the University of Michigan, was a scholarship holder with the Laboratory of Anthropology, Santa Fe, ethnological field school group led by Ralph Linton. The group worked with Comanche Indians at Walter, Oklahoma. Other members of the group were Waldo Wedel (see his Comanche notes), and E. Adamson Hoebel (see photo lot 91-9).

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7505

Local Note
Local Note
Mostly typescript; some manuscript documents

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7505, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
The material was received through Thomas W. Kavanagh, July 1, 1991.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Folklore -- Comanche Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sexual practices -- Comanche Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
War -- Comanche Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kinship -- Comanche Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Comanche Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Linton, Ralph, 1893-1953 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Laboratory of Anthropology (Museum of New Mexico) 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/