MS 2489 Extracts from letters by P.H. Ried to Hon. A.F. Coronel
Coronel, Antonio Franco, 1817-1894
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899
Made by W.J. Hoffman , October 1884, through the courtesy of A. F. Coronel, handwritten.
MS 3061 Notes on the Buffalo dance of the Bear gens
MS 3579 Extract from "The Life and Adventures of William Waters, the famous hunter and trapper of White Top Mountain; embracing early history of Southwestern Virginia, Sufferings of the Pioneers, etc., etc"
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
A description of Handkerchief Rock, Virginia (painted rocks near Maiden Spring, Tazewell County, Virginia) typed, with notes in Mr. Mooneyʹs handwriting.
Book of drawings by Anonymous Kiowa artist
Twenty drawings on 11 leaves of ruled paper in a commercial notebook, now disbound. Drawings depict: rituals associated with the sun dance, warfare, dancers, men seated in painted tipis, mounted warriors, and a train.
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MS 4024-g Miscellaneous material
Teller, Henry Moore, 1830-1914
Includes the following: 1. Article on the Seven Ancient Cities on the cliffs of Arizona, in Major Powell's handwriting (incomplete). 10 pages. 2. Notes on method of dealing with the Indian (incomplete)- 7 pages in Major Powell's handwriting. 3. Notes on Pueblos, their customs, industries, etc. Very blurred letter-press copy, handwritten, no date. 6 pages. 4. Historical …
Tracing of anonymous Cheyenne drawing
Single leaf of thin, tracing paper laminated to a supporting board. The drawing shows a mounted warrior facing fire from a group of enemies represented only partially by their firearms. A pictorial name glyph is labeled "Gellow [sic] Nose," probably intended as Yellow Nose. Inscription on top left reads "McKenzie's …
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MS 7470 Sketch map of Columbia County, Georgia, showing archaeological sites
Tanner Bros. Ltd. photographs of Maori peoples
Photographic postcards relating to Maori people made by the New England Tourist Department. They include portraits of four Maori men with face markings and one image of two Maori people rubbing noses as a form of greeting ("te hongi"). The photographs are possibly from Tanner Brothers Photographic Series and were …
Pond Bureau photograph collection relating to Oceania
37 Copy prints
Photographs mostly made on Matthew Williams Stirlingʹs New Guinea expedition, Edward A. Salisburyʹs expedition to Micronesia, as well as trips made by Irving Johnson, Ray Jewell, and Cyril von Baumann. They include images of expedition members, scenic views, and indigenous peoples of New Guinea, Micronesia, and other Oceanic islands.