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MS 7207 Catalog of specimens collected by Edward Palmer
Creators:
Palmer, Edward, 1829-1911
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Dates:
ca. 1884
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7207
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes specimen numbers and notes. The material was collected in the South from whites and Indians, including Choctaws and Catawbas. Also includes transmittal letter, Cyrus Thomas to Spencer F. Baird, November 21, 1884.

St. Francis Mission photograph collection
Creators:
Buechel, Eugene
Dates:
circa 1902-1905, 1920s-1940s, 1960s
Size:
3,800 Copy prints (circa, black and white)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R74-10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy photographs depicting buildings, farms, Dakota Indians, and mission school activities in and around the St. Francis Mission on the Rosebud Reservation. The majority of the photographs were made by Eugene Buechel, a Jesuit who served at St. Francis and Holy Rosary missions. The collection also includes some photographs by …

MS 7466 A map of that part of Georgia occupied by the Cherokee Indians
Creators:
Bethune, John
Dates:
1831
Size:
1 Item (One sheet ca. 25 3/8 x 20 1/2 in. at neat line)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7466
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes the northwestern corner of Georgia west and north of the Chattahoochie River. The scale is approximately 1 inch to 4 3/4 miles.

Charles F. Hockett papers
Creators:
Hockett, Charles Francis
Dates:
1934-2000
bulk 1940-1989
Size:
5.4 Linear feet ((10 document boxes) plus 2 record storage boxes of sound recordings)
Collection ID:
NAA.2011-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of linguist Charles F. Hockett. Included are research materials consisting of field notes and notebooks, correspondence, published and unpublished writings, annotated copies of other scholars' work, a few drawings, photographs, and sound recordings.

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MS 270 North American Anthropology -- Study of Indian Languages -- Comparative Literal Translations and Comparative Vocabulary of Chinookan and Klingit--Chinook and Chilcat Indian Languages from Pacific Coast of British America and Alaska
Creators:
Everette, Willis Eugene
Dates:
1895
Size:
36 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS270
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Included are the Lord's Prayer and the Ten Commandments in Chinook and Tlingit, followed by comparative vocabulary. From personal reconnaissance made during 1884.

MS 4120 Source materials on the Caddo
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4120
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Extracts from printed historical sources and photocopies of manuscripts. [Assembled before 1941.] Typescript document with annotations. Approximately 332 pages. Photostat copies of manuscript document approximately 68 pages. Speck, Frank G. Letter to John R. Swanton enclosing Caddo terms from a manuscript in the [American] Philosophical Society Library. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania April 16, 1940. Autographed letter signed …

MS 2278 Cherokee Sacred formulae for hunting and fishing
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2278
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Incomplete list of 22 with several specimen texts.

Marvin Harris papers
Creators:
Harris, Marvin, 1927-2001
Dates:
1945-2001
Size:
42.27 Linear feet (85.5 document boxes, 1 oversize box, 4 record storage boxes, 90 computer disks, 19 cassette tapes, 1 7" sound reel, 3 vinyl records, and 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NAA.2009-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of anthropologist Marvin Harris. Harris was a prominent anthropologist, best known for developing the controversial paradigm of cultural materialism. He authored several important books in the field of anthropology and taught at Columbia University and The University of Florida. The papers include correspondence, research materials, his publications, unpublished manuscripts, conference papers, lectures, subject files, teaching files, computer files, and photographs.

MS 2218 Pamunkey Notes
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Bradby, William Terrill, 1833- (Pamunkey)
Dates:
post 1899
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2218
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Pamunkey dance song; word for "dog"; names of chiefs, 1858-1899; note about murder; and list of "Terrill Bradby papers," 1893-1899, which mentions letters from F. W. Putnam, 1893, appointing Bradby Honorary Assistant in the Department of Ethnology, and letter from O. T. Mason, 1893, acknowledging receipt of Pamunkey artifacts in USNM. Written in …

MS 4085 Letter to Major Powell
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
December 7, 1880
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4085
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Discussion of tattoo marks of the Haida of Queen Charlotte Islands, B. C. and the Prince of Wales Archipelago, southern Alaska.

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