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Creators:
Hill, W. W. (Willard Williams), 1902-1974
Taa, Hastin
Thick Man
Yaja, Asta Tohitlini Alsai
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Dates:
June-July 1933
Size:
820 Items (ca. 820 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7101
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Field notes, in typescript, largely concern hunting and agriculture but also concern to a greater and lesser extent subjects shown in cross references. The subjects are distributed throughout the manuscript. Informants were Hastin Taa (Thick Man), Asta Tohitlini Alsai Yaja (Little Woman), Chis Chilley, Chick Sandoval, Ace Moon, Atitsai Bige (Interp...

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
undated
Size:
17 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1499
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Clerk's copy, apparently from Navaho Manuscript Number 1445, possibly incomplete. Title page inscribed "Nav-a-jo 7." Navajo terms numbered as in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary; no English given.

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Creators:
Newcomb, Franc Johnson
Dates:
1939
Size:
114 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4435
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Observations made on Navaho Reservation, Newcomb, New Mexico. Includes snapshots, drawings of sand paintings, and botanical samples.

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Creators:
Haile, Berard, 1874-1961
Dates:
1947
Size:
1 Poster (color, 31 x 22 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2002-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One color poster measuring 31 x 22 inches, depicting over 20 head and face masks used in the Navajo Nightway ceremony. Printed as a companion to the book Head and Face Masks in Navaho Ceremonialism (1947) by Berard Haile.

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Creators:
Adler, Abigail
Dates:
1976-1979
Size:
11 Photographic prints
0.03 Linear feet (3 folders)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.373
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 11 gelatin silver prints that were shot by photographer Abigail Adler throughout the Navajo Reservation in Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah in 1976 and 1979.

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Creators:
Thompson, Almon Harris
Dates:
after 1871
Size:
12 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS102B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey), 1813-1883
Dates:
1849
Size:
2 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS104B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy in the handwriting of George Gibbs from Simpson's vocabulary published in 1852 (see Gibbs Manuscript Number 104-a for citation). This copy is not an exact duplicate of the published vocabulary; it lacks a few terms.

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
1870
Size:
9 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1445
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Symonds, Harry S.
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4741
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transmitting photograph and explanation of picture of Navaho War God, painted by native artist. Correspondence, 1953-54, 5 pages; explanation of picture and translation of War God's horse song, 4 pages.

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ANONYMOUS
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
November 5, ca. 1869 or 1870
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS834
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transcript in English of Council meeting, mainly concerning raids being made against Mormon settlers by the Navajo or other Indians. Names of only two speakers are written out: Barboncito [chief of the Navajos, d. 1870] and Captain Bennett [probably Captain F. T. Bennett, Navajo agent in 1869]. Other speakers are indicated only by the initials "H",...

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