Mohawk Airlines Negatives [Smith]
Mohawk Airlines was founded in 1945 as Robinson Aviation and was based out of Ithaca Municipal Airport in New York. C. Hadley Smith (1910-2004) began taking photographs at age five and received formal training in photography at the Patuxent River Naval Air Base where he served as a Photographer's Mate First Class during World War II. After the war, he began his career as a commercial photographer in Ithaca, New York. One of his clients was Robinson Aviation, later Mohawk Airlines. This collection consists of approximately 250 images taken by C. Hadley Smith pertaining to Mohawk Airlines, and a few from their predecessor Robinson Aviation.
MS 457 Tuscarora and Mohawk terms for days and months
MS 3487 Notes on Mohawk clans and Huron bands
AMS Teharonhiawagon, Holder of Heavens (Handbook ?).
MS 467 Mohawk Cosmology
A revised version, printed in the 21st Annual Report, Bureau of American Ethnology (pages 255-339)
MS 4869 Revisions in some Mohawk transcriptions and English translations in a Mohawk vocabulary printed in "Narrative of a Journey into the Mohawk and Oneida Country, 1634-1635"
Xerox copy of pages 137-139 and 157-162 with Manuscript annotations.
MS 3124 Sermon on the Passion of Jesus Christ, in Caughnawaga Mohawk
MS 3128 Mohawk primer
With correspondence and J.N.B. Hewitt's comments on its authorship. 9 sheets- 16 pages- correspondence, 6 pages. Comments, etc. 21 pages.