Query: Mortuary customs
MS 1896 Ethnology; mortuary customs
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
23 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1896
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS1896 for Mortuary customs
MS 3111-a Fox phonetic texts on mortuary customs
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
1,078 Pages
33 Notebooks
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3111A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typed translation (English) of texts "A" to "E" inclusive; rough translation of texts "A" to "F"; in "A", Tetapash (Pyatwaya) English translation; typed corrected copy made (See Number 2105-2106, and 2583); Thunder gens; Buffalo Head Dance; grammatical notes on texts appurtenant to mortuary customs; translation of texts "H" and "I" (small portion …

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in NAA.MS3111A for Mortuary customs
MS 3111-b List of stems occurring in paper on "Fox Mortuary Customs and Beliefs"
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
100 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3111B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS3111B for Mortuary customs
MS 1971 Texts on Kickapoo mortuary customs and observances collected by Truman Michelson
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
75 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1971
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Five notebooks containing texts handwritten in Kickapoo syllabary and a phonetic transcription on mortuary customs and observances. A sixth notebook contains English translations, as well as anthropometric measurements of Joseph Murdock and his daughter, Rose. Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo that resided in Oklahoma, frequently assisted Michelson in his Kickapoo research …

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in NAA.MS1971 for Mortuary customs
MS 2383 Notes and drafts related to "Introduction to the Study of Mortuary Customs Among the North American Indians"
Creators:
Yarrow, H. C. (Harry Crécy), 1840-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
1,363 Items (ca. 1363 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2383
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In three packages average 450 pages each. Boxes 1, 2, and 3. This is marked "Final Manuscript" and is evidently an examination of the report published in 1st Annual Report of Bureau of American Ethnology (1881) and of Bureau of American Ethnology "Introduction" Number 4 (1880). See Yarrow's report to Major Powell dated June 30, 1886 (Bureau of American Ethnology …

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in NAA.MS2383 for Mortuary customs
MS 2389 Mortuary customs of Indians in Southwestern Alaska
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
January 15, 1881
Size:
18 Pages
2 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2389
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Description of mortuary customs of the Akaskan Indians on Prince of Wales Islands and Tongass, southwestern Alaska, and two drawings of which Swan was an eye witness during his cruise on the U. S. Revenue Steamer Oliver Wolcott in the summer of 1875.

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in NAA.MS2389 for Mortuary customs
MS 7020 Fragment of a manuscript concerning Hopi mortuary customs
Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7020
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS7020 for Mortuary customs
MS 4750 Way of burying dead among Lower Klamath
Creators:
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906
Dates:
ca. 1880's
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4750
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Handwritten. Found with Curtin's Saia vocabulary of November 1884 (Manuscript 1458) and separately catalogued 7/65.

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in NAA.MS4750 for Mortuary customs
MS 4732 Notes on Delaware wake, Kiowa funeral, and the Wichita tribal name
Creators:
Grayson, G. W. (George Washington), 1843-1920
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4732
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS4732 for Mortuary customs
MS 7598 Chinese paper money for the dead
Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Size:
13 Items (pieces , 6x6.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7598
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Yinzhi (literally silver money--the paper money with silver stamp) is used for mortuary ritual as well as ancestor worship ceremonies. It is burned to make it available to the deceased in the netherworld.

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