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Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Old Toke
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
July 20, August 20, and September 4, 1855
Size:
9 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS970
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents relate to medicine men; story of the Thunder Bird; notes on religion, customs, tribal names, etc.

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Creators:
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim, 1883-1930
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2422
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1220
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes names of the Eskimo, Aleut, Athapascan, Tlingit, Salish, and Sahaptan families. "This seems to be a tentative paper, for many names, of which the anonymous author attempts interpretations, are falsely explained... Some Alaskan names are extracts from Contributions to North American Ethnology, Volume 1." --A.S. Gatschet.

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Creators:
Gray, W. H. (William Henry), 1810-1889
Dates:
July 3, 1869
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3675
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains brief remarks on the languages, religious practices, and legends of various northwestern tribes, including the Cayuse, Kalapuya, Shoshone, Nez Perce, Wallawalla, Chehalis, etc.

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Creators:
Anderson, Alexander Caulfield, 1814-1884
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
August, 1855; November, 1857
Size:
32 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS981
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes letter dated November 9, 1857, including references to these notes. 6 pages.

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Creators:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3714
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes data for the following: Songees, Klallum, Soke, Sanitch, Cowegin, Nanaimo, Laycooltach, Quakeeolth, Nitinat [spellings are Gibbs'].

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Creators:
Furuhjelm, Johan Hampus, 1821-1909
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
December, 1860
Size:
12 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS526
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter discusses the several dialects of Northwestern America, and indicating the number of speakers; with appended list of Sitka (Tlingit) words. Also with the file is a clerk's copy of the letter only.

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Creators:
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Bertz, Dietrich
Dates:
1895
Size:
599 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7224
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This is an English translation done for the British Columbia Indian Language Project that was made from Boas's German publication issued in Verhandlungen der Berliner Gesellschaft für Anthropologie, Ethnologie und Urgeschichte, 1895.

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Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
March 30, 1878
Size:
4 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1035
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes and corrections to Contributions to North American Ethnology, Volume 1, 1877 (Part I, W. H. Dall, "Tribes of the Extreme Northwest;" Part II, George Gibbs, "Tribes of Western Washington and Northwestern Oregon.")

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Creators:
Anderson, Susanne
Dates:
circa 1970-1980
Size:
4 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-19
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Susanne Anderson, depicting Dennis Banks, Chippewa cofounder of the American Indian Movement; a Zuni woman; and Northwest Coast Indians, one an older man carving a totem pole.

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