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Creators:
Belden, George P. (George Pfauts), 1844?-1871
Dates:
undated
Size:
53 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS264
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Collected by Lieut. G. P. Belden, arranged by J. Curtin.

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Creators:
Katsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849
Dates:
1814-1850
Size:
17 Sheets (22 x16 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7341
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The drawings are in small squares, many to a sheet. The maximum on a single sheet in this set is forty-two.

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Creators:
Bernadou, J. B.
Dates:
1885 or before
Size:
4 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7165
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Paul, William L., Sr. (William Lewis)
Dates:
undated
Size:
127 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7077
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Compilation of oral tradition--myths, legends, genealogies, and linguistic changes--relating to the origins of the Tlingit. Also includes explanation of kinship structure, including totems and taboos; and tribal organization.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Newhouse, Seth
Deganawida
Dates:
1898
Size:
42 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1343
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Marked by Hewitt: "Translation as literal as possible of the Mohawk text of his Constitution of the League of the Iroquois, of 8910 sentence terms." "Old." "Discarded." "Copied 1936." Typescript in blue with red and black ink changes in Hewitt's hand.

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Creators:
China. Chihli Minister of Education
Dates:
1912
Size:
1 Sheet (43.5x51.4 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7174
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

According to the passport, Mrs. Palmer (Pa-Mu̇-Er̆, on the document) was a teacher of English at the Chihli Normal College and the passport was issued for her travel to the capital cities of Henan, Xi'an, Chengdu, Wuchang, and Hankou during summer vacation. The passport bears official seals and is decorated with the wave border design in blue.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (41 x 41 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7416
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In the center is a scene of a mounted warrior with a bow and arrow attended by two servants on foot. They are crossing a small bridge. A woman on the other side of the bridge is carrying a pail of water. Border designs are flowers and butterflies. They are painted in archaic blue-green style (rocks and shrubs) but show some western influence in sha...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (35 x 59 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7414
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In the center of the print is the round mystic symbol for shou, which means long life. In each of the four corners is a bat, a symbol of longevity along with prosperity and happiness. In the borders are plum blossoms and bamboo leaves, both of which represent longevity, strength, and endurance. A fifth bat appears in the border and five bats repres...

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Dates:
July 3, 1889
Size:
4 Leaves (29.5 x 56 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7417
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The item is made up of one large sheet which has been folded to form four leaves. They are numbered 17 through 20.

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Creators:
Ueyama, Yahei
Dates:
circa 1850
Size:
1 Page (61 x 91 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7184
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes drawings of buildings, mountains, waterfalls, lakes, and other special places of interest. The map is oriented to the north.

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