MS 44 An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Sauk Indians
MS 7309 Buff family history, with an account of early times and the Native American language
Buff, Truman, 1906-1996 (Paiute)
Includes notes on Buff's genealogy, his own history, and the way he and his family lived when he was a boy. Also includes a vocabulary (Dawson describes is as Black Rock speech and adds that "in Julian H. Steward's map this is shown as Tunuhu witu"). There is also a …
MS 4886 Lithographs of American Indians
Printed by Ed. Weber & Co., Baltimore, 1842. Inscribed, "Drawn on stone by Ferdinand Pettrich," and numbered Plates I-V with brief captions for the individual portraits and scenes illustrated. The tribes represented are "Sious of the Mississippi," Winnebago, Creek, Yankton Sious," Sac, Fox, and "Mohcogonuck" (Mohegan?).
Richard E. Ahlborn photographs of Luzon
4 Color slides
5 Prints (silver gelatin)
Photographs made by Richard Ahlborn during a study trip to Luzon's Mountain Province on a Fullbright grant. They document villages, houses, terraces, religious figures, a wake, and Igorot and Ifugao peoples in Banawe (Banaue) and Bontoc.
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Molly Schuchat papers
This collection comprises the professional papers of anthropologist Molly Schuchat and documents her dissertation development and field work regarding the experiences of Hungarians who came to America after the failed revolution in 1956, as well as her teaching activities at Rust College in Holly Springs, MS. The collection contains articles, correspondence …
MS 7077 Copy of "The Alaska Tlingit: Where Did They Come From?"
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.