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Creators:
Commissioner of Indian Affairs
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
Dates:
1890
Size:
98 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3653
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Replies to correspondence (circular letter) sent to various Indian Agencies relative to marriage customs among the various Indian tribes. The tribes represented are: Flathead, Kalispel, Kootenai, Mescalero Apache, Navaho, Oto, Pend d Oreille, and Shoshoni.

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Dates:
1861–1869
Size:
5 Reels
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M1875
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

This collection is comprised of digital surrogates previously available on the five rolls of microfilm described in the NARA publication M1875. These digital surrogates reproduced marriage records of the Office of the Commissioner, Washington headquarters of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1861–1869. These records consist of unbound marriage certificates, marriage licenses, monthly reports of marriages, and other proofs of marriages.

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Creators:
Williams, Lewis D.
Dates:
1896
Size:
56 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS687
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4312
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3903
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Given by Major Powell in 1883, at New Haven, Connecticut on "The Marriage Institution in Tribal Society."

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
MacFarlane, W.D.
Dates:
ca. 1870-1892.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 Box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0337
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbook created by W. D. MacFarlane who was a partner, with his brother Robert, in the MacFarlane Old Dye Works in Albany, New York. The book contains chemical solutions for dying textiles, newspaper clippings, marriage and obituary notices, poems and political cartoons.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Haag, Mack
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3338
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text handwritten in English by Mack Haag on Cheyenne courtship and marriage customs, with a reference to the Cheyenne and Dakota term for "woman." Also a pronouns chart.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Savage, Stephen
Dates:
undated
Size:
50 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2029
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Material includes: Molala words and sentences, numbered pages 3-36. "Marriage Ceremonies" as given by Stephen Savage, December 1877, 2 pages. Text and interlinear English translation. "Myth of the Coyote." December 1877, 3 pages. Text and interlinear English translation. Story of a conflict between the Cayuse and Molala (or "The Molala tribe raided...

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Savage, Stephen
Dates:
undated
Size:
12 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS998
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text as follows: "Marriage Ceremonies," 1 page. (The original contains notes following the text which are not included here.) "The Myth of the Coyote." 3 pages. "The Molala tribe raided by the Cayuse Indians," 9 pages.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1932 June
Size:
25 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3341
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing autobiographies of two Kiowa women handwritten in English by Truman Michelson. The two women, ages 72 and 73, recount memories from their childhood and their marriages. Topics include childhood amuseuments, being vaccinated for smallpox, adultery, and interpersonal relationships between relatives.

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