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Creators:
Ketchum, Lewis
Dates:
circa 1837-1879
Size:
1 Book (3 1/4 x 5 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-23
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

19th century manuscript book kept by Lewis Ketchum (Penobscot), mostly written in the Penobscot dialect of Eastern Abenaki with some notes in English. The manuscript descended through the Ketchum family and documents tribal matters from 1837 to 1879, including charity, marriages, births, and customs.

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Creators:
Prussin, Labelle
Dates:
1979
Size:
2 Sheets (59 x 40 centimeters and 33 x 22 centimeters, colored inks)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two amulets (called "hatumere" by the Fulbe and "sebe" by the Mande) collected by Labelle Prussin in Bafodea, Sierra Leone in 1979. One is a copy that Labelle Prussin had made of an amulet inscribed in Arabic. The original amulet was later collected by Simon Ottenberg and is now in the collections of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art...

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Creators:
Barnouw, Victor
Casagrande, Joseph B. (Joseph Bartholomew), 1915-1982
Friedl, Ernestine, 1920-2015
Ritzenthaler, Robert E. (Robert Eugene), 1911-1980
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Dates:
bulk 1941-44
Size:
650 Items (approximately 650 index cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Based on ethnographic fieldwork conduced by Victor Barnouw, Joseph Casagrande, Ernestine Friedl and Robert Ritzenthaler among the Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Chippewa, Wisconsin.

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Creators:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
circa 1875-1897
Size:
5 Items (linear inches 1 box)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2009-06
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the papers of Frank Hamilton Cushing. The collection, which dates from circa 1875-1897, includes a poem, "The sun is sinking to the west," dated June 10, 1875; drafts of a letter sent to Spencer Baird, 1875; a manuscript concerning customs written in a shaky hand on badly deteriorated ledger paper; a Smithsonian official re...

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Creators:
Walker, Jan C., Reverend
Liebenzell Mission of U.S.A.
Dates:
bulk 1961 and 1965
Size:
8 Photographs (1 postcard; 1 pamphlet; and 1 document)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Eight photographs taken by Reverend Jan C. Walker in Yap in 1961; a blank postcard of the first evangelical church in Yap; and a copy of Liebenzell Mission, July-August 1965, Volume 24, Number 4, with a picture of a Yapese man named Moses on the cover and a testimonial on him by Edmund and Elizabeth Kalau in the issue. The eight black and white pho...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
13 Sound recordings (wax cylinders, approximately 4 x 2 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of thirteen (13) original recordings of American Indian songs and dances, recorded on two-minute Edison Blanks wax cylinders. Eight of the cylinders are in pristine condition. Two are cracked and cannot be played. Contents are marked on individual cylinders in pencil or black ink: 1) The last Owl Dance; 2) Two flute son...

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Creators:
Jacobson, Oscar Brousse, 1882-1966
Asah, Spencer, approximately 1908-1954
Hokeah, Jack, 1902-1969
Mopope, Stephen, 1898-1974
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Dates:
Santa Fe, New Mexico :, Bell Editions,, 1979
Size:
30 Leaves (silk screened plates, 38 x 28 cm.)
1 Item (in leatherette portfolio )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A portfolio of 30 drawings by Spencer Asah, Jack Hokeah, Stephen Mopope, Monroe Tsatoke, and Lois Smoky--members of the Kiowa Five. This is a facsimile of the 1929 limited edition portfolio of pochoir prints published in France by C. Szwedzicki with introductory text by Oscar Brousse Jacobson. An introduction by Jamake Highwater was written for the...

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Creators:
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Carmichael, Leonard, 1898-1973
Dates:
circa August 1956
Size:
21 Leaves (typescript, 11 x 8.5 inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-12
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of a 20-leaf typed manuscript of an article tracing the history of anthropology in America. A title has been added in blue ink, presumably by Stirling, which reads "The History of Anthropology in America with Special Reference to the Smithsonian Institution." Also present is a letter from Stirling to Dr. Leonard Carmich...

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2003
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In composition book (words only).

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Creators:
Dincauze, Dena Ferran
Dates:
bulk 1984-2003
Size:
1 Item (box )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2003-26
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Correspondence, magazine articles, presentations, and slides (1984-2003) relating to Dena Dincauze's evaluation and review of archaeological work at the Monte Verde site in Chile.

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