Includes: "A preliminary report concerning an ethnohistoric investigation of the Wichita Indians of the southern plains" (230 pages); "An ethnographic investigation of the Wichita Indians of the southern plains (140 pages, meant to replace pages of the preliminary report); "A pilot study of Wichita Indian archeology and ethnohistory" (275 pages).
Includes manuscript annotations by Mooney.
In printed, 180-word outline.
Contents: (a)- Vocabulary, 11 pages in printed schedule (1863) issued by the Smithsonian Institution (1863). Marked "Imperfect" by the collector. Contains 209 terms. (b)- A copy of the Macgowan vocabulary, by Gibbs, 6 pages.
From "Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana in the Year 1852...," Appendix H, Washington, 1854, 2 pages, and copy of remarks by Prof. W. W. Turner, from same source, 1 page.