Query: Indians of North America -- Georgia
Nacoochee Mound excavation photographs
Creators:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1915
Size:
13 Photographic prints (silver gelatin)
120 Glass plate negatives
125 Copy negatives (acetate)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.007
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The photographs in this collection document the excavation of the Nacoochee Mound, located along the banks of the upper Chattahoochee River in the mountains of northeast Georgia, in the summer of 1915. The excavation was a joint project between the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation and the Bureau of American Ethnology.

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in NMAI.AC.001.007 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
Carol H. Krinsky papers
Creators:
Krinsky, Carol Herselle
Dates:
1964-2004
Size:
2.92 Linear feet ((7 boxes))
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.008
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

These papers consist of research materials collected and used by Professor Carol Herselle Krinsky for her book Contemporary Native American Architecture: Cultural Regeneration and Creativity.

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in NMAI.AC.008 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
MS 1580 Comments on the etymology of "Altamaha" River of Georgia; Canadian River, Tugaloo; Pishtaka Lake; Gatineau River; Gila River
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1580
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also place and river names derived from Ati-muca language. 27 cards.

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in NAA.MS1580 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
MS 2416 Letter from Col. Force addressed to Dr. Thomas
Creators:
Force, M. F. (Manning Ferguson), 1824-1899
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Dates:
1892 October
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2416
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the Shawnee as mound builders, and the identification of box stone graves with that tribe; mounds in Georgia, near Carthage; earthworks near Savannah on the Tennessee River; route of De Soto through Georgia; Shawnees not identified with Eries; charcoal pit constructed by De Soto(?).

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in NAA.MS2416 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
MS 4233 Notes on Choctaw, Pottawatomi, Seminole, Chippewa (articles by Peter P. Pitchlynn)
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Godbey, Allen Howard, 1864-1948
Gilliam, Charles Edgar
Klakring, Alfred
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4233
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes Cherokee history notes; Journal of John Barnwell, Virginia; Miami words from French Traveler of 1804 (this is only a bibliographic reference to Volney-View The Climate and Soil of the U. S. 1804). Ball game (Alonzo de Zurita (Zorita, Corita, etc.), Madrid, 1909; reference to Cherokee map drawn on deerskin (British Museum …

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in NAA.MS4233 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
MS 4131 Place names of possible Indian origin, mostly S.E. U.S.; also bibliography of Place Names
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Size:
220 Pages
2 Folders
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4131
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Arranged alphabetically by states. Folder 1: Indian names from Bulletin 73 Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia. Old Spanish trail place-names: Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California. Folder 2: Bibliography of Place Names.

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in NAA.MS4131 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
Frederick Starr negatives and lantern slides
Creators:
Starr, Frederick, 1859-1933
Lang, Charles B.
Grabic, Louis
Dates:
1894-1910
Size:
152 Lantern slides
3344 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.052
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The collection includes materials from cultures in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Guatemala, Colombia, Ecuador, and Guiana: Acoma Pueblo, Apache, Arapaho, Arikara, Assiniboine, Caddo, Cahuilla, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Chibcha, Chinantec, Chippewa (Ojibwa), Choco, Chol, Chontal, Cochiti Pueblo, Crow, Cuicatec, Eskimo, Flathead, Haida, Hopi, Huastec, Huave, Iowa, Iroquois, Isleta, Karaja, Kwakiutl, Laguna Pueblo, Macusi, Mandan, Maya, Mazahua, Mazatec, Mehinaku, Menomini, Mixe, Mixtec, Navajo, Nez Perce, Osage, Otomi, Ottawa, Pawnee, Pima, Ponca, Potawatomi, Salish, San Blas, San Felipe Pueblo, Sauk & Fox, Shuar, Sioux, Taos Pueblo, Tarasco, Teotihuacan, Tepehua, Tlaxcala, Tlingit, Tonkawa, Totonac, Triqui, Tzental, Tzotzil, Ute, Wampanoag, Zapotec, Zoque, Zuni.

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in NMAI.AC.052 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
Kolomoki Mounds archaeological excavation film
Dates:
circa 1948
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent; 1165 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.13
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage of the excavations at the Kolomoki Indian Mounds State Park in southwest Georgia. Digging undertaken in preparation for a proposed roadway to the Jim Woodruff Dam on the Apalachicola River. Film documents excavating at and around several of the mounds as well as on the floodplain near the river …

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in HSFA.1984.13 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
Oral history interview with Fritz Scholder
Creators:
Scholder, Fritz, 1937-2005
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1995 March 3-30
Size:
100 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.schold95
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Fritz Scholder conducted 1995 March 3-30, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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in AAA.schold95 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
MS 419 Notes on the manuscripts of Benjamin Hawkins (1754-1816) and of George Galphin
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Hawkins, Benjamin, 1754-1816
Galphin, George, -1780
Stiggins, George, 1788-1845
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Dates:
March 10, 1900
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS419
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Manuscript notes relate to Creek and Cherokee Indians, and are in the Georgia State Historical Society, and on a manuscript by George Stiggins written 1831-34, relating to the Creek Indians, in the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.

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in NAA.MS419 for Indians of North America -- Georgia
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