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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Pareja, Francisco de, -1628
Movilla, Gregorio De Fr
Dates:
undated
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1,200 Items (ca. 1200 pages)
2 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2446E
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

With partial interlinear translation in English by J. R. Swanton. Typewritten copies of those portions of the texts written in Timucua, with the accompanying Spanish translations. A, B, and D copied by Mrs Anna B. Albert and C and E by John R. Swanton. All read and corrected in April-June by Swanton, who comments, "The only changes not indicated ar...

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Dates:
1925
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item
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1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Woven Nanticoke basketry eel pots posed on sandy river bank with underbrush and trees in background in Millsboro, Delaware.

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Dates:
1925
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Unidentified Nanticoke man standing in a cornfield in Millsboro, Delaware, showing method of cutting and stacking. The tops are in the stack in the background; corn is "topped" just above the ear. Tops are then tied and stacked around a pole to dry, then fed to animals. Corn is topped just before the harvest.

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Dates:
1926
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Three young Nanticoke women posed against a wooden plank building in Millsboro, Delaware, wearing fringed ribbonwork over-dresses and long skirts, necklaces, and one girl with a beaded(?) headband. From L: Helen Harmon (sister of Gladys), Gertrude Harmon (daughter of Uncle Walt and Aunt Annie Wright), and Iona (Mosley) Hamilton.

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Dates:
1926
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Three Nanticoke men, two seated and one standing, in front of a building in Millsboro, Delaware. From L: Ephraim Lincoln Harmon, Warren Wright, unknown man. They wear feather headdresses, one with a hair roach, ribbonwork leggings, fringed long cloth shirts, necklaces, and Wright is wrapped in a blanket. Trees and another wooden structure beyond.

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Dates:
1926
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Group of Nanticoke adults and children, the Wright family, posed on a dock in Millsboro, Delaware. Adults from L: Bertha Ellen Wright (daughter), Aunt Ida Wright (mother), Viny Ann Harmon (Lincoln's mother), Warren Wright (father), Ephraim Lincoln Harmon (son-in-law), Elizabeth Patience Wright (holding child, daughter to Warren and wife of Lincoln)...

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Dates:
1926
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Group of Nanticoke men in fringed long cloth shirts, feather headdresses, necklaces, and leggings on dance ground in a clearing in the woods in Millsboro, Delaware.

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1926
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Nanticoke splint wood basket with lid photographed on the steps to a wooden clapboard building in Millsboro, Delaware. Basket also appears in N14746-N14749.

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Dates:
1927
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Outdoor portrait of Rappahannock Councilman James Johnson in an elaborately beaded or embroidered fringed cloth jacket, upright feather headdress, standing with other participants in front of a wooden clapboarded house. Possibly taken during an early Nanticoke powwow in Millsboro, Delaware. Chief Nelson's outfit is NMAI object 265403, and belonged...

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1927
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Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Outdoor portrait of the Rappahannock Chief James Johnson from Powhatan or Virginia, wearing a feather headdress, fringed cloth(?) shirt, multiple necklaces, breechcloth, and holding a feathered object (bag?). Visiting for an early Nanticoke powwow in Millsboro, Delaware.