MS 781 Vocabulary of Utes of Colorado Territory

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS781
Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Head, Lafayette
U're, Chief
The Arrow, Chief
Kwinchi, Chief
The Left Hand, Chief
Dates:
ca. 1864
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
22 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Recorded by R. Kennicott from Ute chiefs U're (The Arrow) and Kwinchi (The Left Hand), through Lafayette Head, U. S. Indian Agent of Conejos, Colorado, who acted as interpreter. Three copies: 781-a (old numbers 781; 423), Kennicott's letter of transmittal, 3 pages, and vocabulary, in same hand, 10 leaves; 781-b (old Numbers 771, 346), in Kennicott's hand--his first draft?, 7 pages; 781-c (old Number 764), copy in George Gibb's hand, 5 pages.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm reel 9.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 781a-c

Local Note
Local Note
letter
Local Note
autograph document
Local Note
manuscript document

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 781a-c, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ute Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Basin 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/