MS 760 Bannock [Paviotso] vocabulary
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Items correspond to schedule in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. General vocabulary of the Bannock dialect of Paviotso, with notes on phonetics.
MS 390 Eastern Cherokee vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages
Recorded in the schedule of John Wesley Powellʹs Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages.
MS 576-a Comparative vocabulary of Creek and Cherokee
Recorded in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary.
MS 3167 List of families at Santee Agency, on the Santee Reservation
Lists 187 families, giving Dakota and English names of each individual. Possibly a complete census of the Santee at Santee Agency. Blue "x's" next to certain names seem to have been made by James Owen Dorsey; his "Indian Personal Names," AA, o.s., v. 1V, 1890, pages 263-268.
Eskimos hunting, Eskimo family, animals, and white men by Eskimo artist from Cumberland Gulf, (Northwest Territory (?), Canada)
Two drawings are inscribed (or S.?) "Doctor."
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MS 1219-b Letter to Professor Baird, Secretary Smithsonian Institution, from E. A. Barber, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1882
Barber, Edwin Atlee, 1851-1916
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Mason, Otis Tufton, 1838-1908
Encloses a "circular" which he has prepared, consisting of a series of 94 questions, for the purpose of facilitating the collection of material for a study of native North American music. Letters of comment by O. T. Mason and Professor Baird, indicating they feel the circular too elaborate for use by …
MS 1040 Vocabulary of the Chutsinni (a dialect of the Haida)
Cliff Mealy photographs of Native Americans observing 100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn
1 Mounted color print
Photographs made by Cliff Mealy during American Indian Movement ceremonies during the 100th Anniversity of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. They include images of Russell Means, Austin Two Moons, and Frank Foolscrow at the battlefield and at George Armstrong Custer's gravesite.
Peace Corps Volunteers collection
The collection includes contributions from 101 former volunteers or administrators who served in such countries and regions as Afghanistan, Antigua, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Ceylon, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dahomey, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran …