MS 798 Indian Life

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS798
Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
ca. 1878
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
127 Pages
Repository:

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 798

Local Note
Local Note
Extract from manuscript **They call themselves Nu-mes, Nu-ints, Nu-mas, Numos, Shinimos, Nunas, etc. We will call them Nu-mas. J.W. Powell. (Also known to the whites as Shoshonees, Bannocks, utes, Paiutes, Moquis (Hopi), Chemahuevas, Comanches, et al. Most of these names have been given them by the white men.
Local Note
Date of "ca. 1878" given by Hewitt.

Bibliography
Bibliography
To be published by Smithsonian Institution press. Manuscript submitted by Fowler, 1969. See Fowler Bibliographic entry.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 798, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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Keywords
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