Query: 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 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
James G. Swan drawings of a Tlingit house and salmon carving
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
1874 March-1878 June
Size:
2 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS129776
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of two (2) drawings by James Gilcrest Swan. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology …

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in NAA.MS129776 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 970 Letters from James G. Swan to George Gibbs
Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Old Toke
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
July 20, August 20, and September 4, 1855
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS970
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents relate to medicine men; story of the Thunder Bird; notes on religion, customs, tribal names, etc.

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in NAA.MS970 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 4985 Receipt from the chiefs of the Ottawa nation to William Hull, Superintendent of Indian Affairs at Detroit, Michigan for the sum of eight hundred dollars
Creators:
Manetuwaba ?
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Hull, William
Dates:
February 8, 1807
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4985
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes James G. Swan's letter of transmittal, forwarding the receipt. Neah Bay, W[ashington] Territory]. January 27, 1880. Autograph letter signed. 1 page. Includes reference to the 1805 Treaty, Fort Industry, Detroit, Michigan, July 4, 1805.

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in NAA.MS4985 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
MS 4513 Miscellaneous notes by A.P. Niblack
Creators:
Niblack, Albert P. (Albert Parker), 1859-1929
Barnett, George
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Gould, J. Loomis
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Dates:
ca. 1885-1889
Size:
1 Portfolio
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4513
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concern Indians of the Northwest Coast, mainly Tlingit and Haida.

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in NAA.MS4513 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Portraits of anthropologists
Dates:
circa 1860s-1970
Size:
1 Print (photogravure)
8 Prints (halftone (including one newspaper clipping))
124 Prints (circa, silver gelatin, albumen, and platinum)
50 Copy prints (circa)
3 copper printing plates
1 Color print
1 Print (wood engraving)
3 Copy negatives (glass)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.33
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is an artificial collection of photographs, copper plates, and a few notes, all of which depict or relate to anthropologists, many of which were associated with the Bureau of American Ethnology. Included are portraits of Franz Boas, Q. M. Bond, Arno B. Cammerer, Frank Hamilton Cushing, Edwin Hamilton …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.33 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
John Canfield Ewers Papers
Creators:
Hanson, James A.
Conner, Stuart W.
Dempsey, Hugh A.
Ewers, John C. (John Canfield), 1909-1997
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Dates:
1945-1993
Size:
97 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1998-35
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The John Canfield Ewers Papers document his wide ranging anthropological interests from early White depictions of Native Americans to the material culture of the Plains tribes through correspondence, exhibit catalogs, field notes, illustrations, lectures, maps, photocopies of archival materials, photographs, and writings. The collection includes materials relating to his numerous …

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in NAA.1998-35 for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers
Creators:
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985
Richardson, Constance, 1905-
Dates:
1814-1996
bulk 1921-1996
Size:
28.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.richedga
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian E. P. Richardson measure 28.7 linear feet and date from 1814-1996, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1921-1996. Within the papers are scattered biographical materials; acquisition files for Richardson's personal art collection; professional and personal correspondence with colleagues, art historians and critics, artists, museums, galleries, and dealers; numerous writings, including manuscripts and research files for his published books, articles, and lectures; general research notebooks and files compiled by Richardson on a wide variety of art-related topics and artists; professional and committee files; as well as a smaller amount of Constance C. Richardson's papers.

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in AAA.richedga for Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Whiskey, Liquor, and Spirits
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1743-1963
bulk 1846-1962
Size:
7.38 Cubic feet (consisting of 12 boxes, 2 folders, 11 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, 3 boxes (1 full, 2 partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Whiskey
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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