Query: Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 979 Clerk's copy of Makah vocabulary MS 980
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS979
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS979 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 3987 Copies by James G. Swan of drawings by Haida Indians of mythological animals, some dated 1873
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 Pages
1 Item (proofsheet )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3987
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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in NAA.MS3987 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 1037 A Vocabulary of the Haida Indians of Prince of Wales Archipelago, obtained from a Haida of Cape Kaigahni, Alaska by James G. Swan
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
August 3, 1876 - September 19, 1876
Size:
20 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1037
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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in NAA.MS1037 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 1215 Letters received from James G. Swan
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
1878
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1215
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letters concern tribes of the Northwest Coast. March 5 Letter to Professor S. F. Baird. Port Townsend [Washington Territory] 2 pages. April 9 Letter to Professor S. F. Baird. Port Townsend [Washington Territory] 3 pages. May 14 Letter to Major J. W. Powell. Port Townsend [Washington Territory]. 1 page. June 4 Letter to Major J. W. Powell …

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in NAA.MS1215 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 990 Vocabulary of the Makah, and Local nomenclature of the Makah
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
ca. 1870
Size:
19 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS990
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also 2-page prefatory note by George Gibbs.

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in NAA.MS990 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 2389 Mortuary customs of Indians in Southwestern Alaska
Creators:
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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in NAA.MS2389 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 1207-b Letter to Major J. W. Powell and sketch map
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
December 14, 1876
Size:
3 Pages
1 Item (sketch map )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1207B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Outlining proposed exploration in the Queen Charlotte Islands. Refers to his previous letter of December 6; this is not present.

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in NAA.MS1207B for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 1035 Letter to Major J. W. Powell
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
March 30, 1878
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1035
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes and corrections to Contributions to North American Ethnology, Volume 1, 1877 (Part I, W. H. Dall, "Tribes of the Extreme Northwest;" Part II, George Gibbs, "Tribes of Western Washington and Northwestern Oregon.")

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in NAA.MS1035 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 1207-a Letter to Commissioner of Indian Affairs
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
October 11, 1875
Size:
19 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1207A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Report of a cruise in the U. S. Steamer Wolcott of the Revenue Marine Service, June-July, 1875 in the waters of Alaska and British Columbia. A chart, referred to on page 1 of the letter is not present: "I send a chart published by the English Admiralty of that portion of the …

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in NAA.MS1207A for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 980 Makah vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary schedule
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Items (ca. 10 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS980
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In printed outline (10 microframes).

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