Query: Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
MS 781 Vocabulary of Utes of Colorado Territory
Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Head, Lafayette
U're, Chief
The Arrow, Chief
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Dates:
ca. 1864
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS781
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recorded by R. Kennicott from Ute chiefs U're (The Arrow) and Kwinchi (The Left Hand), through Lafayette Head, U. S. Indian Agent of Conejos, Colorado, who acted as interpreter. Three copies: 781-a (old numbers 781; 423), Kennicott's letter of transmittal, 3 pages, and vocabulary, in same hand, 10 leaves; 781-b (old Numbers 771, 346), in Kennicott's …

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MS 160 Words from the language of the Kutch-a'kutch-in' - the Indians of the Youkon River at the mouth of the Porcupine River in Russian America
Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Dates:
circa 1869
undated
Size:
27 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS160
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Several versions as follows: MS 160-a. (Old Number 224.) Manuscript list, presumably in Kennicott's hand, apparently the original. MS 160-b. (Old Number 160.) Manuscript list in same hand, apparently second copy by Kennicott, cut and pasted in different order; apparently the copy from which the printed version was set up. MS 160-c …

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Robert Kennicott Papers
Dates:
1863-1865
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These letters of Robert Kennicott (1835-1866) include two excellent letters to Roderick Ross MacFarlane of Winnipeg, in which Kennicott states his views on everything from the status of arctic zoology to the progress of the Civil War.

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Spencer Fullerton Baird Papers
Creators:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
1833-1889
Size:
39.3 cu. ft. (74 document boxes) (3 half document boxes) (5 3x5 boxes) (oversize material)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Spencer F. Baird Papers are the combination of several different deposits. One group was originally labeled "Private" by the Smithsonian Institution Archives at the time they were received. Another group came to the Smithsonian from Lucy Hunter Baird (Baird's daughter), or from her estate after her death.

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Western Union Telegraph Company Records
Creators:
United Telegraph Workers.
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
circa 1820-1995
Size:
452 Cubic feet (871 boxes and 23 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents in photographs, scrapbooks, notebooks, correspondence, stock ledgers, annual reports, and financial records, the evolution of the telegraph, the development of the Western Union Telegraph Company, and the beginning of the communications revolution. The collection materials describe both the history of the company and of the telegraph industry in general, particularly its importance to the development of the technology in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The collection is useful for researchers interested in the development of technology, economic history, and the impact of technology on American social and cultural life.

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William Jones Rhees Collection
Dates:
circa 1878-1907
Size:
25.72 cu. ft. (50 document boxes) (2 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7081
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The William J. Rhees Collection consists of the remains of his Manuscript and Newspaper Scrap portfolio files. The dates of the material indicate that Rhees was collecting these papers from the beginning of his tenure at the Smithsonian, but the files were not organized until 1891 when he was appointed keeper …

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Department of Anthropology records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology
Dates:
1840s-circa 2015
Size:
330.25 Linear feet (519 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Department of Anthropology records contain administrative and research materials produced by the department and its members from the time of the Smithsonian Institution's foundation until today.

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