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Creators:
Rankin, Robert Louis, 1939-
Dates:
1886, 1914, 1956-2011
Size:
31.77 Linear Feet (55 boxes, 1 map folder)
196 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2014-16
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Robert Rankin papers, 1886, 1914, 1956-2011, document his field work, research, and professional activities, primarily in relation to his work studying American Indian languages. Rankin was professor of linguistics at the University of Kansas from 1969 until his retirement in 2005. The collection consists of sound recordings, field notebooks, vocabulary lists and bibliographies, dictionaries, research files, slip files, word lists, correspondence, ephemera, notes, readings and reprints, writings, drafts, and teaching materials. This includes materials from Rankin's work with the last native speakers of the Quapaw and Kaw (Kansa, Kanza) languages and subsequent research, writings, and collaborations with tribes and fellow linguists.

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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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Creators:
Pepper, Jim
Dates:
1983-1984
1990
Size:
0.5 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.062
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection includes a selection of handwritten and original sheet music written by Native jazz musician Jim Pepper (Kaw/Oklahoma Muskogee [Creek]).

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Stubbs, A. W. (Addison Woodard)
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Dates:
February, 1878
Size:
18 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1485
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages 1877. "Informant: A. W. Stubbs, Kaw interpreter." Manuscript includes corrections and annotations in crayon by J. Owen Dorsey.

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Creators:
Stubbs, A. W. (Addison Woodard)
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Dates:
March, 1878
Size:
39 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1383
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In two copies of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages 1877, with 4L, in handwriting of A. S. Gatschet laid in. Includes marginal notes and additions (mostly in red ink) by J. Owen Dorsey.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Items (slips )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4858
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Kanza (Kansa) verbal paradigms.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Dates:
October 1886 - November 1886
Size:
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS933B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

173 entries in printed U. S. Geographical and Geological Survey "Comparative Vocabulary" form. Corrections of entries 92 and 93 by J. Owen Dorsey.

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Creators:
Morgan, Lewis Henry, 1818-1881
Dates:
undated
Size:
13 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS389
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Marginal notes are in the handwriting of J. Owen Dorsey (in pencil and red crayon) and James Mooney (in pencil); title and title page in handwriting of A.S. Gatschet. Intended by Morgan as supplement No. 3 to "Houses and House Life of the American Aborigines," CNAE IV, 1881, but never printed.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3931
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

On cards compiled from information furnished in reply to letters of inquiry. The information is secondary and lacks documentation. Terms of the following languages are thought to be included: Achomawi, Alibamu, Arikara, Athapascan, Blackfoot, Catawba, Choctaw, Copehan, Creek, Dakota, Hitchiti, Hopi, Iowa, Kansa, Klikitat, Mandan, Muskhogean, Niusko...

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Creators:
Sampson, Philip
Boag, W. J.
Drum
Dates:
ca. 1880
Size:
10 prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4691
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Relate to Apache, Kansa, Osage, Oto, [Winnebago ?], and Plains Indians, made at various locations, ca. 1880.

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