MS 2646 Truman Michelson's Fox vocabulary notes for Jack Bullard's Soldier and Tiger story
Notes on Meskwaki (Fox) vocabulary with English translations for Jack Bullard's Meskwaki story of Tiger and Soldier. The notes are on cards and in Truman Michelson's hand, with information from Harry Lincoln.
MS 7156 A bird's-eye view of Yokosuka
Tokyo, Japan, Yamamoto Ryosuke, 1888
The map includes topographical features, the port city lay-out, with emphasis on the harbour view of the battle ships in the bay and the Navy yard. Identified are those public buildings particularly associated with ship building and iron foundries. Insets include: 1) a text containing the history of Yokosuka and, especially …
MS 2839 Fox Text by George Black Cloud (Thunder Gens, Tepashita's Pack)
Text, translation, and diagram.
MS 7170 Explanation of the Maya manuscript of the Royal Library of Dresden [translation]
The document includes an introductory statement and parts concerning written characters, the calendar, and remarks on the separate parts of the manuscript. Accompanying the typescript is a 141-page manuscript copy of the translation.
Edward Francis Witz photographs of Mongolian yurts and clothing
Photographs relating to Edward Francis Witz's time as a Peace Corps volunteer in Bayankhongor, Mongolia. Witz's photographs depict his host family, the yurt in which he lived, and Witz wearing a del (a traditional Mongolian garment) made by his host mother.
Helen Hamilton Gardener photograph collection
1,160 Lantern slides (circa)
14 Prints (silver gelatin)
15 Copy negatives (glass)
Photographs collected and made by Helen Hamilton Gardener, probably during a world cruise following her husband's retirement from active duty in Puerto Rico in July 1902. The photographs document people, activities, cities, and tourist sites in Japan, China, Egypt, France, Puerto Rico, and elsewhere. Gardener's lecture notes and a clipping from …
MS 11 Odjibwa vocabulary in Schoolcraft's Comparative Vocabulary of the Indian Languages of the United States
MS 2247-d Ute scraps
Original drafts of miscellaneous linguistic notes, many of which are lined out and marked, "Copied, J. C. P[illing]." Also, Shoshoni notes, Pueblo names, partial text "nom[adic] trbs," notes on political organization for Powell and Ingalls' report to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, and verb conjugations.