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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1923
Size:
6 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1320
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

According to Explorations and Field Work of the Smithsonian Institution in 1923 (Pub. 2752), Truman Michelson travelled to St. John's in Newfoundland and Labrador in June 1923 where he made cranial measurements of four Beothuk skulls. These undated notes, most likely from that work, consist of Michelson's measurements of the skulls of a Beothuk chi...

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Creators:
King, Richard, 1811?-1876
Latham, R. G. (Robert Gordon), 1812-1888
Dates:
pre-1850
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS881
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes Latham, R. G., letter to Bureau of Ethnology, transmitting the above "copy of a Manuscript concerning which Mr. Gatschet made an enquiry...." Putney, S. W. [London] January 2, 1883. Autograph Letter Signed 1 page.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2795
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typed note stating that Beothuk is not extinct, with the contact information of Dr. H. Addy, the "best authority on them." It appears that this note may have been extracted from a 1914 letter from Lousiana. Handwritten by Truman Michelson at the bottom of the slip of paper is a Cree, Delaware, and Ojibwa cognate set and "Rev. W.C. Gaynor of St. Ben...

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Tomazin, Ignatius
Petroff, Ivan
Porter, Pleasant
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Dates:
ca. 1881-1886
Size:
253 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1449
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains vocabularies and other linguistic notes on a variety of American Indian languages. Mainly transcripts by Gatschet from other sources; includes some material recorded by Gatschet, and a few original manuscripts sent to him by others.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
n.d.
Size:
1 Item (leaf , 13 x 15 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2016C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Single leaf drawing depicting a mounted warrior wearing feathered bonnet. Manuscript caption in red ink on front reads, "this Indian man not war because this man play Running Horse the man very nice play." Manuscript caption in same ink and handwriting on reverse reads, "... this man name Ark-wor-gar-ne."

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Creators:
Little Chief, Daniel, d. 1906.
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
1891 February
Size:
1 Item (disbound volume (65 pages) of 29 drawings and 34 pages of typescript.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2016A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

29 drawings and 34 pages of typed explanatory text, formerly bound together, now disbound, plus an identifying title page handwritten by Albert Gatschet and one drawing on ruled paper. The explanatory text was transcribed from Gatschet's notebook, No. 2016-b, with corrections by Gatschet. T.p. inscribed: "Crayon Pictures of Cheyenne Ceremonial Cust...

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Creators:
Sturtevant, William C.
Dates:
1952-2007
Size:
220 Linear feet (The total extent of the collection is 191.41 linear feet (consisting of 473 document boxes and 2 record boxes) plus 254 sound recordings, 94 computer disks, 42 card file boxes, 85 oversize folders, 9 rolled items, 18 binder boxes, and 3 oversize boxes. Of the total extent, 4.79 linear feet (14 boxes) are restricted.)
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of William Curtis Sturtevant and documents his activities as Curator of North American Ethnology at the National Museum of Natural History, his work as the editor-in-chief of the Handbook of North American Indians, his research among the Seminole and Iroquois people, and other professional activities. The collection is comprised of books, sound recordings, research and field notes, realia, artifacts, clippings, microfilm, negatives, slides, photographs, manuscripts, correspondence, memorandums, card files, exhibition catalogs, articles, and bibliographies.

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