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Creators:
Signor, B. Warren
Dates:
circa 1945-1949
Size:
1 sound recording
0.01 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.109
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of 1 reel-to-reel audio tape and 2 manuscript pages of descriptive material related to the Songs of the Sioux audio tape.

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Creators:
Whitney, Joel E. (Joel Emmons), 1822-1886
Zimmerman, Charles A., 1844-1909
Dates:
circa 1864-1865
Size:
4 cartes-de-viste (card photographs)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.098
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of four cartes-de-visite portraits of Native American men involved in the Dakota War of 1862. Individuals were photographed by Joel Emmons Whitney between approximately 1864 and 1865. Reprints of these cartes-de-visite were later sold by Whitney and Charles Alfred Zimmerman in their St. Paul, Minnesota studio throughout the...

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Creators:
Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882
Dates:
1866-1868
Size:
61 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.077
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Alexander Gardner (1821-1882) was a photographer best known for his portraits of President Abraham Lincoln, his American Civil War photographs, and his photographs of American Indian delegations. This collection contains 61 albumen prints that were shot by Gardner circa 1866-1868 and held in General William T. Sherman's personal collection. Photographs depict American Indian tribes and Peace Commissioners involved in the 1868 Fort Laramie Treaty; photographs shot along the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division in 1867; and photographs of American Indian delegations visiting Washington, D. C. from 1866-1868.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Frazier, Dakota
Dates:
Summer 1928
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3089
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains 13 items. Informant: "Frazier," a Mdewakanton Dakota.

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Creators:
Warner, H. E. (Horace Everett), 1839-1930
Dates:
undated
Size:
12 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1050
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Poetic version of "The Fallen Star," a myth written in Dakota by Michel Renville, printed in Stephen R. Riggs, "Dakota Grammar, Texts, and Ethnography," edited by James Owen Dorsey, CNAE IX, Washington, D.C., 1893. Pages 83-94.

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Creators:
Gardner, W. H. (William Henry), 1837-
Dates:
July-December 1868
Size:
10 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS940
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Approximately 203 terms in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. Collected from the Sisseton Dakota.

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Creators:
Hinman, Samuel Dutton, 1839-1890
Dates:
circa 1882
Size:
2 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1165
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of charts I and III which accompanied Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, 1880. Relationships are indicated by a color code, but no accompanying list of native terms.

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Creators:
Gardner, W. H. (William Henry), 1837-
Dates:
December 31, 1868
Size:
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4776
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Enclosed as "Report F" in a letter (now missing) to the Military Division of the Missouri.

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Creators:
Galbraith, Thomas J.
Dates:
July 17, 1861
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4777
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Requests "all persons...to respect this man and treat him kindly." The name is perhaps Tate iyopta mani [Wind moves on (forward) as a cloud].

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Creators:
Jones, Henry
Dates:
undated
Size:
24 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3167
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lists 187 families, giving Dakota and English names of each individual. Possibly a complete census of the Santee at Santee Agency. Blue "x's" next to certain names seem to have been made by James Owen Dorsey; his "Indian Personal Names," AA, o.s., v. 1V, 1890, pages 263-268.

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