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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Plessis, Joseph Octave, 1763-1825
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3703
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Indian words, English not given except in very few instances. Also extract from "Journal de la Mission de 1815 (Bishop Plessis), Manuscript, Ottawa Library. Submitted by E. C. Buck, Secy. Government India, Bengal Civil Service. Relates incidents of confirmation of Penobscots by the Bishop of Quebec, and festivities connected therewith. 3 pages hand...

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Creators:
Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852
Holway, Frances Hope Kerr, 1886-
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3710
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes part of creation myth, notes on fire-making, houses, the invention of the Cherokee alphabet by Sequoya, and his demonstration of it to Col. Lowrey. n.d. 4 pages Also 1-page letter from Mrs. Hope Holway, Tulsa, Oklahoma, July 30, 1959, suggesting source of this fragment.

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Creators:
Swope, Samuel Durfey
Dates:
October 10, 1903
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3697
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter from Mr. Swope attached to drawings does not refer to them, but asks for Bureau of American Ethnology Reports. Memorandum attached refers to relics found in this locality. There is no record of these in the Bureau of American Ethnology archives.

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Creators:
Jones, William, 1871-1909
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
200 Items (ca. 200 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3651
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Some translation. "Kickapoo Tales," collected by Dr William Jones in 1903. 21 pages, typed. Added to archives November 1950, from Dr Michelson's ethnological material.

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Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930
Pico, Juan Estevan, 1841-1901 (Chumash)
Dates:
November 18, 1884
Size:
118 Items (ca. pages ca. 118 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3075
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In ink, in Powell's Schedule in Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Apparently a neat copy of 291-a, with additional note on the title page about the informant, Juan Estevan Pico. With this is a typed copy of 3075, 104 pages. (not on film reel.) Filed with 291-a.

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Creators:
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906
Dates:
ca. 1888-89
Size:
218 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3535
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In handwriting of a scribe. Contents: "Tirumenasa and The daughters of Tsararokkiemila." 17 pages. Places: Pitt River. "Berit loses the Daughter of Taretkiemila and his own hair by dreaming of Kahit." 6 pages. Places: Mt. Shasta. "The Journey of Sedit and Poharamasherit to the land of Puidalladekiemila. 30 pages. Places: Pitt River, Lassen Butte. "...

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Creators:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
undated
Size:
14 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2427B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Describes field-work at Zuni; includes more detail than the published report.

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Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
1889-1912
Size:
317 Items (ca. 317 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2190
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Virtually all the material consists of responses to a circular sent out in the spring of 1889 under the name of John Wesley Powell as part of an investigation by James Mooney. The circular requested data about 1) place names of Indian origin; 2) archeological remains; 3) individuals and groups of Indian descent; 4) local people able to supply addit...

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Creators:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
undated
Size:
79 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2427A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Describes work with the Seneca at Tonawanda Reservation, New York, with the Zuni and Oraibi pueblos, and the discovery of two ruins near Kinikel and "Houcks Tank," New Mexico. Zuni, New Mexico October 9, 1883.

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Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
1897-1915
Size:
3 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2604
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes copies of bills introduced to Congress for perservation of antiquities and the establishment of national parks. (A shelf list and a detailed inventory are on file; copy filed in box 1.) All the post-1906 material is in Box 3; Box 3 contains material collected by W. H. Holmes and transferred to this file from former Manuscript No. 4323, 8/1...

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