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.
The letters of Los Angeles gallerist Rosamund Felsen measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1968-1977. Included are sixteen letters and two postcards, all but three of which are from Jasper Johns. The others are from Ellsworth Kelly, Al Ruppersberg, and Bob P. The warm casual letters from Johns describe the artist's interest in birds, gardens, and weather. He also discusses drawings and upcoming exhibitions. Folded into the letters are a black and white snapshot of Johns and one of Felsen, in both cases surrounded by others. Also included here is the panty hose box in which Felsen stored these letters.
Transmits a copy of Rodkinson's History of amulets, charms, and talismans, 1893, and indirectly asks for payment. Written on a brochure that concerns the publication.
Letter relative to a cave discovered on the Gila River about 52 miles from Ft. Bayard, thought by the writer to be an old Aztec burial place. Letter forwarded by Secretary Baird to Major Powell for attention.
Mainly concerns exchange of publications.
The collection consists of letters or statements from 62 persons agreeing to Warren Buffett's and Bill Gates's challenge to donate 95% of their wealth to charities.
Announces his discovery of the Biloxi and Tunica languages and encloses brief vocabularies.
This letter was found with manuscript 2031, to which it is not related except that a description of the letter manuscript has been written on the back in the hand of J. N. B. Hewitt. What manuscript was transmitted with the Ransom letter is unknown. There is no mention of it in the 27th Annual Report, Bureau of American Ethnology.
Concerns Yuchi chiefs and history. Includes typescript copy of Autograph letter signed. 2 pages. Also Foreman, Grant. Letter to John R. Swanton transmitting this letter and also referring to the sale of the [Peter] Pitchlynn papers in Washington, D. C. Muskogee, Oklahoma. January 19, 1943. Typescript letter signed. 1 page.