MS 4481 Richard K. Cautley scrapbook
The collection consists of a scrapbook created by Richard K. Cautley, an Englishman who travelled in the United States from 1860-1862. The scrapbook includes photographs, clippings, watercolor sketches, menus, and various types of souvenirs. The photographs include views made around English cities and towns including Chatham, Peterborough, York, Rochester (especially castles …
MS 4484-a "Moses i holisso vmmona kvt Chenesis hohchifo hoke"
This is a translation of the Book of Genesis into Choctaw.
MS 4513 Miscellaneous notes by A.P. Niblack
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Gould, J. Loomis
Concern Indians of the Northwest Coast, mainly Tlingit and Haida.
MS 3690-a Royce's Cherokee Map-East; Cherokee Map-Indian Territory
Royce, Charles C., 1845-1923
MS 4238 J.P. Harrington replies to inquiries
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Merrill, Robert Valentine, 1892-1951
Leveque, Ernest J.
Concerns the origin of the word: Tassinong. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico gives it as "probably a Potawatomie place name." Replies from the following are cited: Truman Michelson, Robert V. Merrill (2), Ernest J. Leveque, C. H. C. Wright, J. D. M. Ford, Jean L. Launay, W. A …
MS 4300 Title pages of legislative publications of selected American Indian groups
Contents: General laws passed by the Legislature of the Chickasaw Nation, during the years 1867, 1868, 1869 and 1870. Constitution and Laws of the Choctaw Nation, Boggy Depot, Choctaw Nation, 1861. Laws of the Osage Nation passed at Pawhuska, Osage Nation in the years 1883, 1884 and 1885. Constitution and compiled laws of the Creek Nation, printed at …
MS 3334 Copy and translation of a letter in Dakota
Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849
With interlinear translations, from Hupa kinyan [--- Flying] and Inyan mani [Walking Stone] to President Polk. Manuscript document, 2 pages including free English translation by Drift with the assistance of Ben McBride, Sr. Manuscript document, 2 pages. Letter from Drift to --- Welch, regarding translation. Autograph letter signed, 1 page. Unsigned memo to J.P. Harrington …
MS 4186 Description of an Indian chief called "the mad dog" ("probably Creek, Ifo Hadjo")
Extract from The Sporting Magazine, volume 19, 1802, page 130.
MS 4210 Letter to John R. Swanton, regarding the "Cobb" or "Cob" group of Choctaw
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958