Photograph of Sarony & Major lithograph of Hopewell earthworks
A photograph of a lithograph depicting Native Americans and the Hopewell geometric eathworks in Marietta. The lithograph, which is entitled "Ancient Works, Marietta, Ohio," was based on a painting by Charles Sullivan.
MS 404 Notes on the Chinook jargon
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Includes discussion, 2 pages. Vocabulary in hand of George Gibbs, with notations and additions by Anderson, 12 pages. Listed by Pilling, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 15, page 2.
MS 710 Nanaimo, Skittaget, and Komook comparative vocabulary
Gene J. Crediford photographs of Native Americans of South Carolina
6 Mounted color prints
14 Mounted prints (silver gelatin)
Images of Pee Dee, Edisto, Santee and Catawba people, Native American churches and religious practices, powwows, pottery and pottery making, and the interior of a home at Four Holes Indian Community. The photographs are part of a portfolio that also includes a brochure, entitled "Sara Ayers: the Most Noted Catawba …
MS 4608 Isleta Pueblo drawings relating to ceremonies
The collection consists of twenty-nine (29) drawings illustrating ceremonies at Isleta Pueblo. The drawings have been mounted on boards for publication. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its …
MS 4896 Letter to John R. Swanton
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Encloses corrected spellings of Choctaw names. Also includes, "Notes made by Peter J. Hudson on Choctaw Town and Personal Names contained in my Choctaw Bulletin." (1932.) Typescript document (by Swanton.) 1 page.
MS 4146 Copies of material regarding American Indians from various publications
Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895
Stanley, John Mix, 1814-1872
Cooper, John M. (John Montgomery), 1881-1949
23 Items (slips )
Contents: 1. Myths and customs of the Cherokee, Catawba, and Choctaw, from "Adventures in the Wilds of the United States and British Provinces," by Charles Lanman, 2 volumes, Philadelphia, 1856- 60 pages. 2. Legends of Caddo Paintings by J. M. Stanley, from "Portraits of North American Indians, with sketches of scenery, etc., Washington, 1852. 1 page". 3. Corrections …
MS 7041 Newspaper articles "Heart of the Alleghenies" published in Chattanooga Daily and Sunday Times
Articles report impressions of the Eastern Cherokee.
MS 7094 Incomplete catalog of BAE collections from the Mississippi Valley
Palmer, Edward, 1829-1911
Middleton, James D.
The catalog, which has many missing pages at the beginning and end, lists, describes, and illustrates with small drawings attached to the text, geographically arranged collections of stone, clay, horn, and bone artifacts, plant remains, and faunal and human bones, gathered in many cases from Indian mounds in the Mississippi …