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MS 3961 Draft of linguistic map of the territory comprising Washington, Oregon, and California and linguistic chart of Guatemala
Creators:
Etawa Caume
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3961
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also linguistic chart of Guatemala.

MS 3843 Cultural and historical map of Old Wethersfield, Connecticut
Creators:
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3843
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also newsclipping relative to spelling of Connecticut. The state Historical Records and the Smithsonian differ. Chronological table showing the settlement and growth of Wethersfield, Connecticut.

MS 4444 Blackfoot picture writings translated by Richard Sanderville
Creators:
Bull Head, (Blackfeet chief)
Carter, John Galen, 1891-1941
Roman Nose, (Lakota chief)
Cloud Shield
More …
Dates:
June 13-18, 1934
Size:
32 Pages
7 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4444
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Dictated by Sanderville; written down by John G. Carter. Contents: Sitting Bull's Autobiographies (Dakota Number 1929); Wind River petroglyphs (Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 10, Figure 97); Madison River grave writings (Negative Numbers 215-b, 1-26); Roman Nose drawings (Dakota, Number 31303); Cloud Shield and American Horse winter counts (Dakota, Number 3203); petroglyphs in Black Hills (photographs with …

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MS 1069 Anglo-Saxon Texts and Glosses
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
February 9, 1895
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1069
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Several of the Psalms translated into Anglo-Saxon, and a number of charms, with glosses.

MS 1997-22 Jackson M. Mills diary
Creators:
Mills, Jackson M., M.D., 1865-1943
Dates:
circa 1892
Size:
1 Item (Diary 287 typewritten pages.)
1 Item (Eskimo dictionary 3 typewritten pages.)
1 Item (photographic print. )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1997-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is composed of a diary (287 typed pages) kept by Dr. Jackson M. Mills, a medical doctor who traveled with the Peary Relief Expedition in 1892. Also present are a photograph of Mills and a typed 3-page Eskimo dictionary.

MS 4924 Vocabulary from a Spanish diary of 1691
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4924
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
MS 4821 Anthropological Society of Washington records
Creators:
Anthropological Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1879-1993
Size:
32 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4821
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The record of the Anthropological Society of Washington concern its organization, membership, and management of its business affairs. Records of its early meetings include not only minutes but also summaries--and at times almost complete papers--of its talks and discussions. Often these are manuscripts written by the speakers. There are also small quantities of documents concerning many of the national and local developments in which the society was involved. In addition, documents of the 1950s and 1960s concern the society's special publications and special programs that often involved appearances by outstanding anthropologists from outside Washington.

MS 2004-07 David Efron Gesture Research
Creators:
Efron, David, 1904-
Van Veen, Stuyvesant
Dates:
bulk circa 1930-1940
Size:
5 Inches
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2004-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains fieldnotes, drawings and illustrations from Efron's research on gesture language among Sicilian and Lithuanian Jewish immigrants on the lower east side of New York City. The several hundred original captioned illustrations in the collection were created by Stuyvesant Van Veen. The collection also includes a 115-page Bibliography …

MS 3975 Diary of a trip to the headwaters of the Amazon River
Creators:
Galt, Francis L., 1831 or 1832-1915
Dates:
1870-1874
Size:
607 Pages
2 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3975
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Volume 1: Notes concerning the beginning of the trip, July-August, 1870, and diary, September 1-October 5, 1870. 213 pages. (including end papers and inside covers.) Volume 2: Diary, October 4, 1870-September 1, 1873; and entries for March 18 and April 28, 1874. 298 pages. Notes and observations on temperature, rainfall, plants, animals, and native languages and tribes. Volume 2 has 394 pages total. Accompanying the …

MS 1034 Manners and customs of the Indians, Washington Isles from the Diary of Capt. Ingraham on board the ship Hope
Creators:
Ingraham, Joseph, 1762-1800
Dates:
September 1791
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1034
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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