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Alexander, W. D. (William De Witt), 1833-1913
Doane, Edward Topping, 1820-1890
Dates:
undated
Size:
60 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1054
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents of this envelope:-- Fornander, Hon. A., Introduction to Vol. III of his "Polynesian Race." Copied by Prof. W. D. Alexander of Honolulu. 9 fcp.pp. n.d. Alexander (Prof. W. D.), Hawaiian Grammar, 12 mo., 52 pp. Honolulu, 1871 Doane (E. T.), Letter to Prof. W. D. Alexander, in review of Fornander's work. May 20, 1883. 6 pp. -----, Remarks...

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Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926
Rieman, George B.
Steinberger, A. B. (Albert Barnes)
Field, Isobel, 1858-1953
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Dates:
n.d
Size:
250 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2956
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ethnographic data, principally on Samoa including: I. Samoa. geographical outline, III. History and Discovery. Arrival of missionaries. U.S. Exploring Expedition. An Episode in Samoan History, IV Regulative organization, the family, the clan, caste, division of labor, rights of property, V. Clothing, ornaments, ceremonial paraphernalia, VI. Food an...

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Creators:
Alexander, W. D. (William De Witt), 1833-1913
Dates:
June 21, 1870
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1071
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Alexander, W. D. (William De Witt), 1833-1913
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1894
1910
Size:
157 Items (pages + newspaper clipping )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1869
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

137 page manuscript, 20 pages of miscellaneous notes, letter from Dr. Thomas to Dr. W.D. Alexander, Honolulu and a newspaper clipping regarding Dr. Alexander.

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Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3464
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Not Cherokee. On the following subjects: Moon, Funeral, Gods, Myths, Names, Ghosts and Spirit World, Metamorphoses, Hunting, Dead Names, and Picture, Witchcraft, Games, Journey to Sunrise, Colors, Death, Birds, Baptism, etc. Pleiades, Eclipse, Thunder and lightning, Fire origin, and Meteorology.

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Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
Riesenberg, Saul H.
Dates:
1840s
Size:
149 Pages
165 Pages
2 Items (parts )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7439
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The description by the Trumbull Library has also been copied and two notes about the manuscript are included. The document is a draft for volume 6, Ethnology and Philology, of the report of the Wilkes Expedition (United States Exploring Expedition. The published version and the manuscript have been compared only briefly. The manscript appears not t...

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Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Size:
33 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3717
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also letter to Dr Dorsey and Mr Hewitt relative to the list.

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Cook, O. F. (Orator Fuller), 1867-1949
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (foot )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7326
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Some of the material is in notebook binders. One notebook relates to the National Geographic Society and Yale Peruvian Expedition of 1914-1915 and includes general orders of the expedition. Another notebook has to do with economic plants, and the others relate to cultivated plants. A group of notes have to do with comparisons of Quichua and Polynes...

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Creators:
Fischer, Ann K.
Fischer, John Lyle, 1923-1985
Dates:
ca. 1942-1985
Size:
31.71 Linear feet ((65 boxes, 1 manuscript folder, and 128 sound recordings) )
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-16
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains John and Ann Fischer's correspondence, field notes, manuscripts, microfilm, sound recordings, and photographs relating to their work in Micronesia, Japan, and New England. Most of the materials in this collection were produced or collected by John. Although some materials have been identified as Ann's work, not all folders containing her notes have been so identified. Since John and Ann often collaborated, some of their notes are also intermixed. Materials relating to Truk and Ponape make up the bulk of the series. They not only include John and Ann's field notes but also administrative materials relating to John's position as District Anthropologist and District Island Affairs Officer. Because they returned at various times to visit and update data, there are documents on Ponape from 1949 as well as from the 1970s and in between. The Fischers' work in Japan is also well-represented in the collection along with their research for John and Beatrice Whiting's Six Cultures Project. The collection also contains a number of psychological tests administered by John and Ann during their research in Ponape and Japan. The sound recordings are mostly related to Ponape, with additional recordings from Japan. Several of the photographs are from Micronesia, some of which were taken by Harry Clifford Fassett. There are also some photos from Japan as well as personal photographs. Additional items in the collection include John's correspondence and papers he wrote as a student.

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Creators:
Reed, Edwyn C.
Dates:
June 2, 1883
Size:
1 item (page + photograph )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1292
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy of inscription on Easter Island tablet in the Chile National Museum. Also photograph of "inscription from Easter Island" marked "For M.M. Pinart, with Capt D---? compliments, June 2, 1883"

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