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MS 389 Native American Geographic Terms, chiefly River Names
Creators:
Morgan, Lewis Henry, 1818-1881
Dates:
undated
Size:
13 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS389
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Original title: "Aboriginal Goegraphic Terms, Chiefly River Names." tTitle and title page in handwriting of A.S. Gatschet. Intended by Morgan as supplement No. 3 to "Houses and House Life of the American Aborigines," Controbutions to North American Ethnology, Volume IV, (1881) but never printed. Marginal notes are in the handwriting of J …

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MS 3977 Plant leaves
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3977
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Six specimens. Items 1-5 marked "leaves found in Mooney notes I page 83, I, page 70, II page 72, III page 39, IV page 74 or 73?)" and 6th item labeled with title in Cherokee script. It is not apparent to which manuscript these citations refer, although Cherokee cards show several borrowed by Olbrechts.

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MS 422 Ten tales or legends, with translations
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1888 ?
Size:
72 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS422
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1. U-stru-ri or the Prophetic Bird-like Being (text and translation.) 2. Ru-ren f-a- A Monster (Miss Lucinda Thompson, 1888, text and translation). 3. Duel between a lame dog and a Fox (translation only). 4. Tradition of the elopment of a woman with an owl (text and translation.) 5. An uncle and his nephew, or The …

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MS 436 Legends
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1889-1892
Size:
37 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS436
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Beginning of Witchcraft, 4 pages; The Captive Girl, 12 pages; The So-Called Witch Medicine, 5 pages (Onondaga- John Buck); The Magical Finger, 3 pages (Tuscarora); The Stone Giants, 5 pages (Onondaga); Monster Clitoris, 3 pages (Seneca). All English translations.

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MS 488 Haya Howe Legend
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
September 1896
Size:
27 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS488
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text only.

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MS 4926 Alibamu and Koasati vocabulary
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
1906-1913?
Size:
8 Items (pages T. copy with A. notations )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4926
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Autograph note by Swanton with Creek Manuscript number 1806 includes statement, "Alibamo [sic] Notes obtained in Texas;" refers to these notes (formerly with number 1806).

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MS 494 Gennonskwa (Ken-non's-kwa'): A Story of the Stone-Coats
Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
October 1896
Size:
71 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS494
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

36 page translation.

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MS 1894 Material on Cherokee botany
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Notebooks (16 cm. (4 x 6-1/2in.))
1 Notebook ((3- 1/2 x 8 in"))
14 Pages (notes)
8 Items (cards, 4-1/2 x 6-1/2)
1 Letter
1 Item (memorandum)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1894
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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MS 2284-a Truman Michelson notes on Cheyenne grammar and stems
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
11 Items (slips )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2284A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Cheyenne grammar and stems. Includes English translations.

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MS 2420 Photographs by unidentified photographer of cliff ruins, Rio Mancos, Colorado, and other Mesa Verde ruins, collected by H. Jay Smith when preparing the "Cliff Dwellers" exhibit at the Worldʹs Columbian Exposition, 1894
Creators:
Smith, H. Jay
Dates:
circa 1894
Size:
33 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2420
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

No identifications on photographs. Tentative identifications are: #500 Mesa Verde cliff dwelling. #501 Mesa Verde cliff dwellings. #508 Mesa Verde cliff dwelling: Spruce Tree. #509 Mesa Verde cliff dwellings. #511 Mesa Verde cliff dwellings: Cliff Palace. #514 Mesa Verde cliff dwellings. #515 Mesa Verde cliff dwellings. #516 Mesa Verde cliff dwellings. #520 Mesa Verde cliff dwellings. #525 Mesa Verde cliff …

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