This accession consists of exhibition fieldwork records and production recordings produced by the Office of Community Services for the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) inaugural exhibitions Our Lives: Contemporary Life and Identities and Our Peoples: Giving Voice to Our Histories. Native American communities represented include the Iglulik (Igloolik …
Photograph collection relating to archeology, burial mounds, and the Southwest
1 Print (platinum)
18 Prints (silver gelatin)
38 Prints (albumen)
Photographs relating to archeology, most of which were made by Bureau of American Ethnology photographers and ethnologists. Much of the collection consists of photographs by Cosmos and Victor Mindeleff of Southwest pueblos. Images depict mounds and excavations (including Grant Mound in Pennsylvania and additional mounds in West Virginia, Alabama, Louisiana …
MS 629 Exercises on the Papago Language
Contains 28 short conversational exercises in the Totoguani dialect of Papago.
MS 628 Comparative vocabulary in the languages of the Pima, Papago and Opata tribes
Grossman, F. E. (Frederick E.)
Contents: 628-a. Opata (Heve, Eudeve) vocabulary copied by George Gibbs in Comparative Vocabulary from an original by Smith, with a note appended. 7 pages. 628-b. Copy of Smith's 628a and Grossman's 641a in a Department of Interior Comparative Vocabulary. 7 pages.
MS 795 Papago vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Part of the schedule is missing. Less complete than the author's Manuscript 659, but the phonetics are good.
MS 659 Papago vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages
Recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages. Extensive and excellent vocabulary of Papago. McGee's phonetics are amazingly accurate.
MS 1012 Tabulated analysis of 167 Papago songs used in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 90
MS 7587 Material concerning the Papago
Includes a manuscript entitled "Material Culture of the Papago," with photographs; "Acculturation of the Papago Village of Santa Rosa"; material concerning a Papago calendar; bibliography from "Social Organization ofthe Papago"; and an undated letter from Underhill to Ruth Benedict.
MS 2502 Words, phrases and paradigms of the Papago language
Contains linguistic field data corrected in red ink.
MS 7043 "Papago Missionary Making Written Language for Tribe."
Concerns Reverend Frazier S. Herndon's work on a system of writing for the Papago languages and translation of the Bible.