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Creators:
Goldfrank, Esther Schiff
Dates:
1920-1980
Size:
7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1982-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Esther Schiff Goldfrank papers, 1920-1980, document her professional life in anthropology. Much of the field material and reading notes relate to Goldfrank's work on the Pueblos, Navahos, Blood, and Teton Dakota. There is also considerable material of colleagues. Some of this seems to have been given to her directly. Other material, particularly that of Ruth Benedict's Blackfoot project, was acquired by Margaret Mead and then sent to Goldfrank. Included are field notes or manuscript articles concerning the Blackfoot Indians by Benedict, Harry D. Biele, Marjorie Lismer, Jane Richardson, and George D. Spindler. Most of the photographs in the collection concern Goldfrank's early travels with Franz Boas or Harvey Biele's work with the Bloods. Copies of illustrations used in her autobiography are also included.

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Creators:
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Wallis, Ruth Sawtell, 1895-1978
Wagley, Charles, 1913-1991
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Dates:
1928-1992
Size:
26.5 Linear feet ((63 document boxes and 1 oversized box))
Collection ID:
NAA.1991-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Most of Ruth Landes's papers relate directly or indirectly to Landes's American Indian research, her work in Brazil, and her study of bilingualism. There is also a considerable amount of material that relates to her experiences (sometimes fictionalized) at Fisk University. There is only small amount of material related to her other interests. Her collection also has material of and relating to the Brazilian folklorist and journalist Edison Carneiro. There is also noteworthy material concerning Herbert Baldus, Ruth Benedict, Elmer C. Imes, Charles S. Johnson, and Robert E. Park. There is a large amount of printed and processed materials in the collection, mainly in the form of newspaper clippings and a collection of scholarly papers.

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Creators:
Medicine, Beatrice
Dates:
1914, 1932-1949, 1952-2003 (bulk dates, 1945-2003).
Size:
28 Linear feet (65 document boxes, 1 box of oversize materials, 1 box of ephemera, 1 shoebox of index cards, 1 map drawer)
Collection ID:
NAA.1997-05
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Beatrice Medicine papers, 1913-2003 (bulk 1945-2003), document the professional life of Dr. Beatrice "Bea" Medicine (1923-2005), a member of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe, anthropologist, scholar, educator, and Native rights activist. The collection also contains material collected by or given to Medicine to further her research and activism interests. Medicine, whose Lakota name was Hinsha Waste Agli Win, or "Returns Victorious with a Red Horse Woman," focused her research on a variety of topics affecting the Native American community: 1) mental health, 2) women's issues, 3) bilingual education, 4) alcohol and drug use, 5) ethno-methodologies and research needs of Native Americans, and 6) Children and identity issues. The collection represents Medicine's work as an educator for universities and colleges in the United States and in Canada, for which she taught Native American Studies courses. Additionally, because of the large amount of research material and Medicine's correspondence with elected U.S. officials and Native American leaders, and records from Medicine's involvement in Native American organizations, the collection serves to represent issues affecting Native Americans during the second half of the 20th century, and reflects what Native American leaders and organizations did to navigate and mitigate those issues. Collection materials include correspondence; committee, conference, and teaching material; ephemera; manuscripts and poetry; maps; notes; periodicals; photographs; training material; and transcripts.

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Creators:
Hamilton, William, 1811-1891
Dates:
undated
Size:
15 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1354
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In a copy of "Chase's Writing Speller and Definer," Chicago, 1871.

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Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Dates:
1862
Size:
15 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS134
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes copies or revisions of the above vocabularies, apparently in same handwriting, same size. Also accompanied by photostat copy. Copy of Tsattine and Sekani on separate sheets accompanied by photostat copy.

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Creators:
Green, John M.
Dates:
1878
Size:
50 Items (ca. pages ca. 50 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1390
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Vocabulary in "U.S. Army Department Medical Register and Prescription Book"; notes on 10 loose slips.

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Creators:
Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1349
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Turner, William W. (William Wadden), 1810-1859
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Riggs, Stephen Return, 1812-1883
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1348
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy by George Gibbs of the phonetic system used by Turner in his comments on S.R. Riggs, Dakota Grammar and Dictionary, SCK IV, Washington, D.C., 1852. Turner's comments on Riggs appear in his letter on Indian philology in Smithsonian Institutiom-AR 1851, pages 93-97.

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Creators:
Allison, Edwin Henry, 1847-1919
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Dates:
1897
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1387
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transmits small stone "idol" [tunkan--RDM] given to Allison in 1881 by the Hunkpapa chief, Black Moon.

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Creators:
Riggs, Alfred L. (Alfred Longley), 1837-1916
Dates:
1880s ?
Size:
27 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1389
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

With marginal queries by James Owen Dorsey. Lists languages of the "Dakotan" [Siouan] stock, makes general observations on them, compares Dakota, Ponka, Hidatsa, Mandan and Iowa numerals.

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