Query: Polynesians
MS 1071 Hawaiian and Polynesian vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary schedule
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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MS 7326 Material relating to Peruvian plant names
Creators:
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 …

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MS 1869 Origin of the Polynesians
Creators:
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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MS 7273 Cosmogonies of Peru and Polynesia: a comparative study and criticism
Creators:
Maretzki, Thomas W., 1921-2008
Dates:
May 1951
Size:
20 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7273
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 3717 Comparative list of Central American and Polynesian words
Creators:
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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MS 3464 Extracts from various sources on General Ethnological Beliefs
Creators:
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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MS 7439 Copy of "Professor Hale's manuscript on the Philology, religion and customs of Polynesian groups of islands"
Creators:
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 …

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MS 1054 Linguistic material and correspondence regarding Polynesia (Hawaii) and Micronesia
Creators:
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 …

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National Anthropological Film Center films of the Cook Islands
Creators:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)
Dates:
1976-1978
Size:
Film reels (color sound; 43,700 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.13COOK
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record created for the National Anthropological Film Center, Smithsonian Institution. Collection also contains still film, sound recordings, annotations (recorded narratives), and field notes. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation …

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Photographs relating to peoples of the South Pacific
Creators:
Riesenberg, Saul H. (possible collector)
Dates:
circa 1890-1970
Size:
16 Prints (16 prints (duplicates not included), silver gelatin, albumen, copy prints)
6 Copy negatives (acetate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.112
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to South Pacific peoples, possibly collected for an exhibit by Saul Riesenberg at the National Museum of Natural History. A large portion of the collection consists of photographic copies of published woodcuts, etchings, and lithographs. Additional photographs in the collection were made by William Louis Abbott (accession 41342), Merl …

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