MS 808 Life and culture of the Washo and Paiutes
Section of Northern Paiute (pages 11-61) contains ethnological and ethnobotanical vocabulary in Paviotso. On page 12, Powers remarks: "The words here are in the Pyramid Lake dialect."
MS 831-c Songs of the Pai-Utes
A neat copy of at least some of the contents of 831-b. Contains song texts in Ute and English translation. Note on page 10 indicates at least part of this work is in Kaibab dialect.
Samuels & Mays photographs of Ute people in Colorado
Studio portraits and other photographs made by Samuels & Mays of Ute people. There are three portraits of Ute individuals, including White Crow and Chief Antelope, identified as the man who killed Nathan Meeker, and a photograph of an Native American man, probably Ute, identified as having been captured by state …
Susanne Anderson photographs of Native Americans
Photographs made by Susanne Anderson, depicting Dennis Banks, Chippewa cofounder of the American Indian Movement; a Zuni woman; and Northwest Coast people, one an older man carving a totem pole.
Photographs of Ellen Sharples' painting of an American Indian
1 Copy print
Photograph of artist Ellen Sharples' miniature painting of an American Indian man. The man is depicted holding a flintlock rifle, and wearing a tomahawk tucked into his belt and silver trade crosses as ear ornamentation. This may be the "copy of the Indian chief" painting referenced by Sharples in her …
MS 7286 Excerpts relating to South America from Illustrierte Völkerkunde
Translations of portions of Buschan's German publication Illusttierte Völkerkunde. Probably part of the WPA project to translate anthropologically significant works. Translator is unidentified.
Joan Mencher papers
This collection contains the professional papers of anthropologist Joan Mencher. The files from her extensive career as a field researcher make up the majority of the collection. These materials include field notes, diaries, charts, tables, maps, interviews, questionnaires, scholarly papers and publications of other scholars, genealogical charts, sets of analyzed data, computer printouts, and digital files. The collection also contains copies of most of Mencher's published writings.
MS 1512 Numerals 1-10 in Omaha, Oto, Pawnee, Rickarie and Mandan
MS 1795-c Inventory of photographs made on Powell's expeditions
Series of lists, mostly in John Wesley Powell's handwriting, of photographs made during Powell's 1871-1875 expeditions. The photographers listed are E. O. Beaman, J. Fennemore, and J. K. Hillers.