Old Wetumka Creek Indian Mission booklet
This collection contains a booklet Old Wetumka Creek Indian Mission, 1880-1910 published by Irwin Anderson Watson in 1972. The booklet outlines the history of the the boarding school in Wetumka, Oklahoma.
MS 7050 Annotated copy of "A Migration Legend of the Creek Indians"
1 Item (vii+25 pages vii+251 pages)
With notes and corrections in Gatschet's hand and 103 additional pages of notes of newsclippings.
MS 3170 Copy of treaty between the United States and the Creek Indians
Also includes copy of Swete's ratification and President's endorsement.
MS 2010-26 Grayson account of Moty Tiger
This collection is comprised of a 7-leaf manuscript written by George Washington Grayson in 1908. The manuscript is an account of the life of Moty Tiger (Hoo-ma Ti-ka), who became Principal Chief of the Creek Nation in 1907.
MS 7313 Original artist's drawing of maps for John Reed Swanton's Early history of the Creek Indians and their neighbors
Some of the maps are badly damaged.
MS 4159 Letters relating to the Creek Indians, 1786-1814
MS 603 Comparison of kinship terms of Wyandotte, Seneca, Assiniboine, Choctaw and Creek
In copy of Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Language 1871. The comparison is in terms of numbers, apparently referring to relationship charts in Lewis Henry Morgan, Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family, SCK 17, Washington, D. C., 1871. This Manuscript gives no native terms …
This accession consists of production records created by Howard Bass, Cultural Arts Manager, in the planning and development of the recording, "Beautiful Beyond: Christian Songs in Native Languages." Produced in partnership with Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings, "Beautiful Beyond" is an anthology of hymns and songs from Native American communities throughout the …
MS 2333 Muskhogean sociological material
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Includes typed manuscripts and original notes, on sheets of various sizes. Manuscript annotated by J.R. Swanton and some sheets typed by Swanton (copies of original ?) included. Apparently somewhat disarranged, 5/58.
Frederick S. Dellenbaugh photographs, negatives and other material
486 Photographic prints (black and white, color)
1 Lantern slide (black and white)
Images in this collection were mostly taken by Frederick Dellenbaugh, William Henry Jackson, Alexander Gardner, John Wetherill, John K. Hillers, Edward O. Beaman, Charles Milton Bell and Frank Rinehart. Subjects include delegation portraits, images from the Hayden's and Powell's Geological and Geographical Surveys, cliff dwellings, landscape views, and images from the U.S. Indian Congress Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha 1898.