MS 7554 Depopulation des Marquises

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7554
Creators:
Delmas, Siméon, 1862-1939
Wallace, Earle Sessions
Dates:
n.d
Physical Description:
12 Pages
original
18 Pages
translation
1 Page
note
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Concerns reasons for the great reduction of people inhabiting the islands by a resident Catholic priest. The original is in French. It is accompanied by a translation into English and a copy of a diary entry concerning an encounter with Pere Simeon by Earle Sessions Wallace in 1933,including a reference to the original document.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7554

Local Note
Local Note
Mimeographed manuscript document (original); manuscript document in pencil (translation); typescript (note)

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7554, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
The immediate origin of the documents are unknown.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Marquesas -- depopulation Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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