MS 4546 Manuscript on the life of Edward Palmer. Photo copy of "Chapter XIX, 1881-84."
Copy (3/59) from the original manuscript in New Crops Research Branch, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, Maryland, Reprint File No. 1365, envelope No. 9 of 12 envelopes. Chapter XIX, 1881-84, relates to Palmerʹs work for the Bureau of American Ethnology.
Photograph of Seri weaver Clemencia with two baskets
Photograph made in Desemboque, Sonora, depicting Seri women and child, including basketweaver Clemencia holding baskets. Clemencia may be holding two baskets that she made, now in the collections of the Anthropology Department, National Museum of Natural History.
Joe Meyer photograph of LaDonna Harris
Image of LaDonna Harris with the "Outstanding American Indian Citizen" award, which she received in 1968.
Benjamin Franklin Upton photograph of Little Crow's daughters
Carte de visite depicting Mdewakanton Dakota women identified as Little Crow's daughters. The photograph, which is part of the series Upton's Collection of Photographic Views, was possibly made in Mankato, Minnesota, after the Sioux uprising in 1962.
Tulamniu Project records
Walker, Edwin F.
Walker, Winslow M. (Winslow Metcalf), 1903-1996
4 Volumes (4 albums of nitrate negatives)
The Tulamniu C.W.A. Project SLF-76 excavated a group of large shell mounds near Taft, California, in the upper San Joaquin valley. The site had previously been located and tentatively identified as the village site of Tulamniu. The project was directed by Dr. William Duncan Strong, assisted by Winslow M. Walker. Two trained California archaeologists, W. R. Wedel, from the University of California, and E. F. Walker of the Southwest Museum, assisted. This collection includes field notes, records, specimen catalogues, correspondence, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings, reference articles, maps, and charts and tables generated by the expedition. There is material mentioned in reports which is not included in this collection.
Carole D. Yawney papers
Carol Yawney Papers relating to research on Rastafarian culture worldwide. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology …
MS 4685 Material on the Dakotas
Garnett, William, 1855-1928
McGillycuddy, Valentine, 1849-1939
Includes biographical data on Yellow Horse, Northern Oglala, and the murder of John Richard, Jr., Autograph document signed, 7 pages. "A Prayer of the Lakota" (poem), Typescript document 1 page. "Tepee Creek Legend, Carbon typescript, 1 page. Ten letters from Valentine T. McGillycuddy to William Garnett, one from Garnett to McGillycuddy, Carbon typescript …
MS 4945 Letter to John R Swanton
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Letter requests tribal identifications for an enclosed list of personal names of Indians from an unspecified source. Also includes Enclosure: Typescript document (with A. notations by Swanton). 11 pages. Work sheet by Swanton: personal names exrtracted from Bolton's list. [1906.] Typescript document with A. annotations. 2 pages.