MS 812 Indian Words [Panamint vocabulary]

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS812
Creators:
Coville, Frederick V. (Frederick Vernon), 1867-1937
Panamint Pete
Panamint Bill
Kennedy, Frank
Dates:
ca. 1891
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
3 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Mostly botanical terms, many with Latin identification. Names of unidentified plants are in pencil, and "the signs for quantity of vowels are those used in the Century Dictionary."

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Informants: Panamint Pete and family, Panamint Bill, Frank Kennedy (White prospector who had lived with the Panamint), and "an Indian, probably Shoshone, at Keeler, California."

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm reel 61. 10/67.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 812

Local Note
Local Note
autograph typescript document

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 812, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Botany -- Panamint Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Panamint 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/