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Wilfred Charles Twiss photograph collection relating to Smithsonian expedition in Southern Utah
Creators:
Twiss, Wilfred Charles
Dates:
circa 1910-1920
Size:
5 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-58
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting cliff dwellings, a natural bridge and rock formations, and part of the Smithsonian's expedition party with horses.

MS 4451-a Manuscripts relating to the Cuna and/or Tule
Creators:
Cleveland, A.G.
Dates:
undated
Size:
244 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4451A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: "The San Blas Coast," 77 pages, handwritten; and typed transcript, with carbon copy, 82 pages each. Original examples of Tule picture writing, (only A and F found, others missing, 5/13/76), collected and partially interpreted by A.G. Cleveland. 30 pages in 12 in x 5 in black notebook. Typescript of the interpretations, with carbon copy, 8 pages …

MS 7053 Julian H. Steward field notes and other material
Creators:
Steward, Julian Haynes, 1902-1972
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Jenness, Diamond, 1886-1969
Brand, Donald D. (Donald Dilworth), 1905-1984
More …
Dates:
ca. 1940
Size:
1,000 Items (ca. pages ca. 1000 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7053
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes:1) Census of Stuart Lake and other communities by family with data on traps; 2) Census by bands or reserves; 3) Notebook listing plant specimens and use (14 pages); 4) Miscellaneous notes 5) (Culture) element list, with notes; 6) Typed list of culture features apparently prepared for comparative purposes, not used; 7) List of specimens collected, July …

MS 7302 Excavations at Cachuma
Creators:
Baumhoff, Martin A.
River Basin Surveys
Dates:
1951
Size:
52 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7302
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
MS 836-g Three Hopi vocabularies
Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
ca. 1892
Size:
26 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS836G
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The 3 page vocabulary is dated 1872, with "Oraibi" written at the top. Contains numbers and miscellaneous phrases. The 21 page vocabulary has the same text of Manuscript 1795a, volume 6, but is a later copy as it contains additional entries and distinguishes the vowel u, which Mauscript 1795a does not. The 2 page vocabulary was formerly …

MS 1999-44 Pine Ridge Agency Day School drawings
Dates:
ca. 1904
Size:
13 Drawings (graphite, crayon, colored pencil, and ink, 20 x 28 cm.-21 x 30 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1999-44
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Thirteen drawings, all but four accompanied by short handwritten essays regarding the scene, most signed by the artist. Probably produced as class exercises in composition and penmanship. Included are pictures of children's homes, farm animals, the Red Cloud Indian School, and a buffalo hunt. One inscribed "The Primary School, March …

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MS 2000-41 Kwahahalu and Sapukuyawa Ceremonial Masks
Creators:
Ireland, Emilienne
Dates:
August 15, 1985
Size:
74 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2000-41
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Subtitled "Description of artifacts collected in the Waura village, Xingu National Park Mato Grosso, Brazil, on April 8, 1983." Includes ethnographic background on the role of spirit masks, their use in ceremonial performances, and their construction. There are also notes on sound recordings, conservation of the material, and Waura words.

MS 2009-18 Miguel Covarrubius posters
Creators:
Covarrubias, Miguel, 1904-1957
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
2 Posters (approximately 25 x 37 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2009-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of two posters, each measuring approximately 25 x 37 inches and illustrated by Miguel Covarrubias, circa 1940. The first poster, entitled Art Forms of the Pacific Area, is a full-color map of the Pacific Rim with illustrations depicting examples of indigneous art from various countries. A second poster, Peoples of …

MS 2048-b The History of sun and moon; Adaogim Giamgum ziushta dilth. Giamgum atk
Creators:
Tate, Henry W.
Dates:
undated
Size:
16 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2048B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Myth; native text with interlinear English translation, both in same hand; with annotations in red ink and pencil, apparently in the hand of Franz Boas.

MS 2105 Fox Ethnology
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Dates:
undated
Size:
88 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2105
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Phonetic text. Contents: Thunder gens; Tetapash pack. Bear gens; Owl dance; Sakimagewa pack, text only. Also Tapashite Great Sacred Pack (phonetic text); and war dance.

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