MS 7589 Ingalik tales and miscellaneous other material

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7589
Creators:
Chapman, John W. (John Wight), 1858-1939
Dates:
ca. 1903-1908
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes Ingalik, interlineal translations and free translations of "The Crow's Disappointment"; "The Little Hawk"; How the Fox Became Red"; "Origin of Amphibians"; "The Sun and the Moon"; "The Wolverine"; "How the Boys Escaped"; and of Bible passages for Good Friday, Easter, and first, second, and fifth Sundays. Also includes Chapman's notes on the esclipse of the moon, February 27, 1906; "A Christian Burial," Current Notes, Christ Church Mission, Anvik, April 17, 1903. There is also an unidentified list of words.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7589

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7589, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred from the Department of Anthropology, Columbia University, 1979.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mortuary customs -- Ingalik Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ingalik -- Folklore Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lunar eclipse -- Ingalik Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ingalik -- Mortuary customs Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ingalik -- Bible translations Culture 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/