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Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
undated
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1 Folder
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7020
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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 hi...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
100 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3111B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
23 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1896
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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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Grayson, G. W. (George Washington), 1843-1920
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4732
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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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 Ame...

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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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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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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 n...

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