MS 3359 Cards used in the preparation of the Sign Language film during the summer of 1934
Also contains duplicates and miscellaneous cards. Not in alphabetical order. These cards attempt to give the meaning of the sign- a sort of etymology of explanation of how it came to be, but no descriptions of signs are given. (MCB, 5/66).
MS 3360 A History of the Caribs
Contents: Chapter I. Eldorado and the White Sea. Chapter II. Cannibal Remains along the Coast of Guiana. Chapter III. Hieroglyphs in the Interior of Guiana. Chapter IV. The Cannibal Dutchman, etc. Chapter V. Fighting. Weapons, Poisons, etc.
MS 3509 A critical analysis by Mr Hewitt on the "Archaeological Report, 1898. Being part of the Appendix to the Report of the Minister of Education, Ontario, Toronto, 1898"
Boyle, David, 1842-1911
The Report embodies a study of the Iroquois pagans and paganism on the Grand River Reserve, Ontario. (Report prepared by David Boyle, Ph. D.)
MS 4135 Notes by and from James Murie taken in Washington, in 1921
Murie, James R.
Includes Swanton's rendering of the names of Pawnee villages listed by Murie in Anthropology Papers, AMNH, volume xi, page 550- 13 names on 1 sheet (2 pages; notes on relationship, 2 pages (sheets); relationship charts, by Dr Swanton, 7 pages.
MS 4199 Chitimacha stories
Contents: "The Magic Dogs." Chitimacha text with interlinear literal English translation and interlinear running English translation. Autograph document. 46 pages. Text with interlinear English translation . Typescript document with A. notations. 7 pages. "Story of u-st' upu." Chitimacha text. Autograph document. 1 page. Chitimacha text with interlinear English translation. Typescript document with A. notations …
MS 4311 News clippings and paper negative copies of clippings relating to the career of John K. Hillers
Includes obituary notice from Washington Evening Star, November 16, 1925.
MS 4340-a Manuscripts of poetic dramas
Salinas, Pecho P.
Dramas apparently pertain to the costumed dances of the Mixe of Oaxaca, as follows: Poetic drama, including Montezuma, Malinche and several others. Copied by Pecho P. Salinas, July 25, 1907. In Spanish. 25 pages. Poetic drama, including San Marco, the Emperor of Mexico and others. By Manuel Jose, October 1, 1891. In Spanish. 26 pages. Manuscript …
MS 4465 Materials relating to the De Soto expedition
3 Items (map rolls )
6 Items (microfilm rolls )
Collected while Chairman of the De Soto Expedition Commission, 1935-39, and in the years immediately preceding and following. (ca. 1934-40).