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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
Mikey, Josiah
Dates:
undated
Size:
29 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4231
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material includes: Note on Biloxi; list of villages where the Biloxi lived; origin legend of Choctaw and Chickasaw; Chickasaw ethnology and linguistics; letter from Josiah Mickey to Dr. Speck; brief stories, etc. and newsclipping, "How Indians catch fish."

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Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4891
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Reprint of "Notes On Chickasaw Ethnology and Folk-Lore," pages 50-58, Journal of American Folk-Lore, Volume XX, 1907, Washongton, D. C. Printed document with A. notations by John R. Swanton. Also bibliographic reference to the Chickasawa in Pennsylvania with the Shawnees. No date. Autograph document by John R. Swanton. 1 slip.

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
McCurtain, Zeno
Dates:
ca. 1926
Size:
36 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4889
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: "A Deer Story," 3 pages; "Story of Two Hunters:The Big Lizard," 4 pages; "Bear Hunting," 8 pages; section on education of children and on witchcraft, 20 pages. (numbered 2-11).

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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
McCurtain, Zeno
Hayes, Amos
Wilson, George
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Dates:
ca.1922
Size:
102 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1803
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typescript includes table of contents listing titles of fourteen stories.

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Size:
80 Copy prints (circa)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R87-2Q
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs used to illustrate John Reed Swanton's "The Indians of the Southeastern United States" depicting American Indians of the Southeast and their dwellings, food preparation, and ceremonies.

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
circa 1900s-1910s
Size:
175 Lantern slides
415 Prints (duplicates not counted, silver gelatin)
601 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.76
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of Southeastern Native American people, homes, ceremonial grounds, and events made circa 1900s-1910s by John Reed Swanton. The lantern slides include images of southeastern rivers and bayous and historical maps. Additionally, there are a number of slides with notes and charts relating to linguistic comparisons.

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Howard, James H., 1925-1982 (James Henri)
Woolworth, Alan R.
Weslager, C.A.
Witthoft, John, 1921-1993
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Dates:
1824-1992
bulk 1950-1982
Size:
10.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1994-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

To a considerable degree, the James H. Howard papers consist of manuscript copies of articles, book, speeches, and reviews that document his professional work in anthropology, ethnology, ethnohistory, archeology, linguistics, musicology, and folklore between 1950 and 1982. Among these are a few unpublished items. Notes are relatively scant, there being somewhat appreciable materials for the Chippewa, Choctaw, Creek, Dakota, Omaha, Ponca, Seminole, and Shawnee. The chief field materials represented in the collection are sound recordings and photographs, but many of the latter are yet to be unidentified. A series of color photographs of Indian artifacts in folders are mostly identified and represent the extensive American Indian Cultural collection of costumes and artifacts that Howard acquired and created. Other documents include copies of papers and other research materials of colleagues. There is very little original material related to archeological work in the collection and that which is present concerns contract work for the Lone State Steel Company.

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