The first 8 pages are missing.
Rough tracings from miscellaneous sources including SI-ARs, Beauchampʹs articles in New York S. Mus. Bulletin. Mostly pipes of North America. Includes some Egyptian and classical subjects.
Contains 677 terms in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Recorded from Ki'-ri-mi or Charlie Kai, Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico.
Brief vocabulary in Pima.
Includes acssociated notes and correspondence, 100 pages. Manuscript has extensive pencil and red ink editing by F, W. Hodge, Ethnologist-in-Charge, Bureau of American Ethnology, and some pencil notations by Paul C. Standley, Assistant Curator, Division of Plants, U. S. National Museum.
This letter was found with manuscript 2031, to which it is not related except that a description of the letter manuscript has been written on the back in the hand of J. N. B. Hewitt. What manuscript was transmitted with the Ransom letter is unknown. There is no mention of it in the 27th Annual Report, Bureau of American Ethnology.
Concerning Alfred Kroeberʹs criticism of Hewitt and W. J. McGeeʹs failure to include Seri in the Yuman stock.
Informing him of an increase in the Library of Congressʹs appropriation for exchanges and instructing him to estimate the amount that should be requested for the Exchange Bureau in 1903.