MS 1857 Photostat copy of Comparative Athapascan vocabulary: "Tu-cho-tinne [Tutchone ?], Tha-kenni [Sekani], A-cho-tinne [Slave], Sha-two'-ho-tinne [Kaska ?], Tanana, Kai-cho-tinne [?], Louchoux [Kutchin]"
Francis Harper photographs from an expedition to Great Slave Lake
Photographs depicting Native Americans/First Nations peoples (chiefly Cree and Chipewyan) in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Mackenzie, Canada, taken by Francis Harper on an expedition of the Geological Survey of Canada to Great Slave Lake in May-September 1914. Includes images of Cree, Ojibwa, Chipewyan, Salteaux, and Slavey people, as well as images …
MS 2127 Manuscripts from British Guiana
Bushnell, David I., Jr. (David Ives), 1875-1941
Contents: British Guiana: Localities,= Letter I, page 1 to 41. Boundaries, Rivers, Lakes, etc.= Letter II, pages 42-75. Berbice Letter III, Pages 76-101. Indians, etc. Letter IIII, pages 101-120. Indian poisons Letter V, pages 121-137. Indian dwellings, colonial maladies. Letter VI, pages 138-162. List of words and sentences of the Caribs and Arrowauks, and their meaning in …
This accession consists of audio recordings of the radio series, "Remembering Slavery," (also referred to as "Slaves No More" or "We Were Slaves") which featured recollections of former slaves recorded in the 1930s by the Works Progress Administration. The production was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the …
19th century African-American Literature Collection
This collection, which dates from the 19th century, contains 30 books written by or concerning African-Americans. The books are largely non-fiction and include material relating to African-American churches and evangelists, fraternal organizations, prominent members of the African-American Community, former slaves, education and self-improvement. Also present are several volumes of poetry, a tax ledger and a volume concerning patents.
MS 163 Comparative vocabulary of animal and bird names
In two columns, headed "A cho to e ten ni / Liard Slaves," and "Kutcha kutchin / Youkon Indians."
MS 134 Kennicott's vocabularies
Also includes copies or revisions of the above vocabularies, apparently in same handwriting, same size. Also accompanied by photostat copy. Copy of Tsattine and Sekani on separate sheets accompanied by photostat copy.
MS 3780 Tuskarora Notes
Reference to the massacre of palatines (colonists) by the Tuskaroras September 22, 1711; seizure of the Tuskaroras to be sent into slavery; brief extract from historical document- incomplete.
Joshua Johnson manumission record
This microfilm collection documents African American artist Joshua Johnson's formal emancipation from slavery on July 15, 1782. The manumission is recorded in pages 298-300 of a volume of Baltimore County Chattel Records, 1773-1788.
MS 3645 Manuscript on Creek, Seminole, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Osage, Delaware and Shawnee Government
Included in the report are the Cherokee system of government, the status of Cherokee loyalty, and the American Baptist mission work, including also brief references regarding the Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, Seminole, Osage, Delaware and Shawnee.