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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:
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:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
1892 and after 1897
Size:
6 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS146
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: general Navajo vocabulary; vocabulary of silver work; a few short Navajo sentences; Navajo names for other tribes and places; names of traders Cotton, Charles and Lorenzo Hubbell; and a list of Navajo gentes cross-referenced with Washington Matthews' list of the same published in "Navajo Legends," JAFL, volume 5, 1897, pages 29-31.

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Creators:
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935
Dates:
1901
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1749
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also letter of transmittal , J. W. Powell. December 30, 1901. Autograph letter signed. 1 page.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
17 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS98
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recorded in a signature of 10 leaves torn from a pocket ledger. Written in brown and black ink and pencil in at least two different handwritings.

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Creators:
Henry, Thomas R. (Thomas Robert), 1893-
Dates:
August 17-19, 1936
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4247B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Fanshel, Susan
Dates:
1982-1986
Size:
Film reels (color sound; 42,199 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1987.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of full film record and edited film based on anthropologist John Adair's 1938 work among the Navajo. The films explore Navajo life and culture through four generations of a Navajo family. Collection also contains sound recordings and press and publicity materials. Please note that the contents of the collection and the languag...

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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:
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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