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Bowdoin, William G. (William Goodrich), 1861-1947
Dates:
1917-1922
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bowdwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Bowdoin while he was art critic of the New York Evening World, most of which are brief expressions of appreciation for reviews which Bowdoin has written.

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Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Dates:
October 19, 1884
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4637
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Dates:
dated 1872
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4815
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Autograph letter signed from Matthew W. Stirling to John P. Harrington. No date, 1 slip. Typescript letter signed from Harrington to Stirling. No date, 1 slip. Correspondence includes the meaning of the Dakota inscription "Okodakiciye Wakan Oceti Xakowin," Church of the Seven Council Fires [the Dakota]. The medallion was formerly in the po...

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Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
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Dates:
Ca. 1877; and 1903-1911
Size:
1 Portfolio
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3898
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Folder 1: Powell to Whitney, July 17, 1877 (Copy) Whiteney to Powell, July 25, 1877 (Draft) Powell to Whitney, July 31, 1877 (Draft) List of vowel and consonant symbols, with definitions, from Whitney (so identified in George Gibb's hand--MCB); undated copy of draft of Whitneyʹs manuscript which is also in the Yale manuscripts. It was subsequently ...

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Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1923
Size:
17 negatives (photographic)
16 Photographic prints
2 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.040
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Negatives and photographic prints taken by John Peabody Harrington in Santa Barbara and Ventura County, California in 1923. John Peabody Harrington (1884-1961) was an ethnologist and linguist who specialized in the Native peoples of California and served with the U.S. Bureau of American Ethnology from 1915 to 1955. Beyond his efforts to document innumerable Native languages, Harrington also collected objects for the Bureau of Ethnology and on his own. Photographs in this collection accompanied the objects he sold to or collected for the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.

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Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Merrill, Robert Valentine, 1892-1951
Leveque, Ernest J.
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4238
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the origin of the word: Tassinong. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico gives it as "probably a Potawatomie place name." Replies from the following are cited: Truman Michelson, Robert V. Merrill (2), Ernest J. Leveque, C. H. C. Wright, J. D. M. Ford, Jean L. Launay, W. A. Briggs (Gary, Indiana), and J. P. Harrington.

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Gabb, William M.
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Dates:
April, 1867
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1147
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Vocabularies are entered in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. Letter transmits these and the Yuma and Diegueno vocabularies filed under 1115. Includes: Letter of W. M. Gabb to George Gibbs. San Francisco. May 17, 1867. Autograph letter signed. 2 pages. Transcript by J. P. Harrington of Gabb's letter to Gibbs, and of note in pencil on ...

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Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology Editor
Adams, William Yewdale
Alphonse, Rev. E.S.
Bass, William Marvin, III
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Dates:
1927-1967
Size:
3 Volumes
4 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4846
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also records of galley and page proofs.

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Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Brittin, L. H.
Culin, Stewart, 1858-1929
Foster, Robert J.
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Dates:
1902-1911
Size:
47 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1897A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Largely letters received in connection with Mooney's investigation of "the oldtime shields of the confederated Kiowas, Comanches, Apaches, Cheyennes, and Arapahos." Investigation described in letter to U.S. Military Academy, West Point, Mount Scott, Oklahoma. February 26, 1903, filed with Rivers' letter to Mooney.

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Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Dates:
Before 1891-1915
Size:
9 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3969
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of 5 maps with hand-painted and hand-lettered linguistic areas and/or manuscript notations on the locations of lingusitic areas. A detailed list follows the main card.

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