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MS 7329 Letter to Otis Tufton Mason
Creators:
Rodkinson, Michael Levi, 1845-1904
Mason, Otis Tufton, 1838-1908
Dates:
April 3, 1893
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7329
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transmits a copy of Rodkinson's History of amulets, charms, and talismans, 1893, and indirectly asks for payment. Written on a brochure that concerns the publication.

Robert Thomas Hill photograph collection relating to the Indigenous peoples of Central America
Creators:
Hill, Robert Thomas, 1858-1941
Dates:
circa 1895
Size:
1 Letter
29 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.170
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The bulk of the collection consists of photographs documenting Indigenous peoples of Central America, including Cheripo, Guatuso, Talamanca, and Guatemala people. Additional photographs document stone artifacts found at grave sites, Panamanian women, people in Bogata, and a museum in San Jose, Costa Rica. The photographs may have been collected by …

MS 632 Cora or Nayarit vocabularies
Creators:
Pimentel, Francisco, conde de Heras, 1832-1893
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Ortega, José de, 1700-1768
Dates:
undated
Size:
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS632
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

MS 632-a Vocabulary of the Cora taken from Ortega in printed schedule. 8 pp. MS 632-b Copy of MS 632-a in Comparative vocabulary schedule MS 632-c Additional words in printed schedule (numerals), a comparative list of Cora and Vaicura words, prefaced by notes from Francisco Pimentel.

MS 933-b Biloxi vocabulary with some cognate forms in Catawba, Santee, Yankton and Teton Dakota, Hidatsa, Kansa and Tutelo In Department of the Interior schedule
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Dates:
October 1886 - November 1886
Size:
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS933B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

173 entries in printed U. S. Geographical and Geological Survey "Comparative Vocabulary" form. Corrections of entries 92 and 93 by J. Owen Dorsey.

Vintage Prints of Indians
Creators:
Dinwiddie, William
Bushnell, David Ives, Jr., 1875-1941
Bell, C. M. (Charles Milton), approximately 1849-1893
Hillers, John K., 1843-1925
More …
Dates:
19th Century
Size:
2,555 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.177
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These are mostly nineteenth-century prints of some negatives in the glass negative collection. Included are a few images made from negatives that apparently have since been broken or lost. Some of the prints were acquired by the Department of Anthropology of the United States National Museum and have accession and …

MS 1580 Comments on the etymology of "Altamaha" River of Georgia; Canadian River, Tugaloo; Pishtaka Lake; Gatineau River; Gila River
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1580
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also place and river names derived from Ati-muca language. 27 cards.

MS 48 Collectanea upon the Codex Troano, terms of the Maya and other Central American languages
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
1879
Size:
146 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS48
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A collection of ethnographic and linguistic notes from diverse sources, aiming at an understanding of problems of reading Mayan hieroglyphic characters. Most of the notes cover Mayan vocabulary and glyphs, but Gatschet ranges almost at random over other data, ethnographic and linguistic, that may have caught his interest. He touches …

MS 4117-b Materials relating to the Haida
Creators:
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4117B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: (1) Vocabulary and grammatical notes, mostly English-Haida, but not alphabetical. 1888. 20, 3 pages. (2) Haida-English vocabulary. Collected 1885-86. 16 pages. (3) Text in Haida, St. Matthew 2; and on last 2 pages, sketches concerning house construction. 6 pages. (4) "Haida legends: Legend of the Stastas; Raven legend; Story of the Clan Gittins; Shamans." 15 pages, typed, numbered 1-8, 18-22,

MS 245 Kiowa, Comanche and Wichita Agency; printed ration lists, with Indian and English names for Caddo, Tawakoni, Wichita, Kichai, and Waco Indians
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Kiowa Agency
Dates:
dated 188-
Size:
1 Sheet
Collection ID:
NAA.MS245
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
MS 3071 Version del español al Kachiquel del decreto gubernativo que abre un concurso para el estudio de los medios de civilizar á los indios (Decreto No. 451)
Creators:
Siliezar, Dionisio
Dates:
1893
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3071
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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