MS 3694 Reply to an inquiry concerning the connection between the Pech and Maya peoples
Inquiry regards the racial connection or descendency of the Payas, Honduras, from the Maya who occupied the region of Copan.
MS 3703 Penobscot vocabulary and extract from "Journal de la Mission de 1815"
Plessis, Joseph Octave, 1763-1825
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 …
MS 4483 Notes and bibliography compiled for a history of Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
Evans, James, 1801-1846
Includes a narrative of the Rev. James Evans, December 16, 1834, published in the Christian Guardian, January 28, 1835, and giving an eye-witness account of the "Conjurer's Great Feast or Medai Kech-e-we-goo-win" of the Chippewa. Evans' narrative is 5 pages.
Humphrey Lloyd Hime Photographs of the Assiniboine and Saskatchewan Exploring Expedition
34 Photographic prints (albumen, mounted on paper)
Photographs made by Humphrey Lloyd Hime for the Assiniboine and Saskatchewan Exploring Expedition of 1858. Photographs show the Red River and prairie, settlements, farms, churches, watercraft, Cree and Ojibwa communities and individuals, and graves. The collection contains images of human remains.
Photographs of Amos Bad Heart Bull drawings
Blish, Helen Heather
3 Nitrate negatives
Amos Bad Heart Bull's drawings provide a broad overview of Lakota life, some of which Bad Heart Bull experienced and much that he learned about from older members of the community. Depicted are scenes of warfare, religious, domestic, and social life, hunting, ranching, and various other events and activities. Many …
MS 1084 Carib Vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary schedule
MS 1312 Aryan elements in Indian Mythology
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Comparison of four of Grimm's tales with three Omaha myths. The Grimm's stories are in the hand of James Mooney.