Query: Death and mortuary customs
MS 4732 Notes on Delaware wake, Kiowa funeral, and the Wichita tribal name
Creators:
Grayson, G. W. (George Washington), 1843-1920
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4732
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 1896 Ethnology; mortuary customs
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
23 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1896
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS1896 for Death and mortuary customs
MS 4311 News clippings and paper negative copies of clippings relating to the career of John K. Hillers
Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes obituary notice from Washington Evening Star, November 16, 1925.

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in NAA.MS4311 for Death and mortuary customs
MS 1596 Life among the Nez Perce Indians
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1596
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS1596 for Death and mortuary customs
MS 2389 Mortuary customs of Indians in Southwestern Alaska
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
January 15, 1881
Size:
18 Pages
2 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2389
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Description of mortuary customs of the Akaskan Indians on Prince of Wales Islands and Tongass, southwestern Alaska, and two drawings of which Swan was an eye witness during his cruise on the U. S. Revenue Steamer Oliver Wolcott in the summer of 1875.

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MS 810 Lists of Northern Paiute chiefs and bands
Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
ca. 1880's
Size:
25 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS810
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lists chiefs and bands, with notes on mortuary customs. Some items duplicated.

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in NAA.MS810 for Death and mortuary customs
MS 3464 Extracts from various sources on General Ethnological Beliefs
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3464
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Not Cherokee. On the following subjects: Moon, Funeral, Gods, Myths, Names, Ghosts and Spirit World, Metamorphoses, Hunting, Dead Names, and Picture, Witchcraft, Games, Journey to Sunrise, Colors, Death, Birds, Baptism, etc. Pleiades, Eclipse, Thunder and lightning, Fire origin, and Meteorology.

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MS 1521 Letter to John Wesley Powell
Creators:
Neave, James L.
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
October 29, 1881
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1521
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Report on self mutilation as a form of mourning for a deceased relatve. Letter was written at the request of Dr. W.J. Hoffman.

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in NAA.MS1521 for Death and mortuary customs
MS 2750 Munsee linguistic and ethnological notes
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2750
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes brief ethnological notes on widows, widowers, and burial, 1 card.

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MS 2383 Notes and drafts related to "Introduction to the Study of Mortuary Customs Among the North American Indians"
Creators:
Yarrow, H. C. (Harry Crécy), 1840-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
1,363 Items (ca. 1363 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2383
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In three packages average 450 pages each. Boxes 1, 2, and 3. This is marked "Final Manuscript" and is evidently an examination of the report published in 1st Annual Report of Bureau of American Ethnology (1881) and of Bureau of American Ethnology "Introduction" Number 4 (1880). See Yarrow's report to Major Powell dated June 30, 1886 (Bureau of American Ethnology …

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