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Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843
Dates:
circa 1838-1839
Size:
0.6 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This material appears to be the product of J. N. Nicollet's 1838-1839 expedition to explore the triangle of land bordered by Canada and the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. It includes botanical and geographical observations.

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Creators:
Geyer, Karl Andreas, 1809-1853
Dates:
1838
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7290
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of the botanical journal kept by Geyer on the Nicollet Expedition, 1838, organized to survey the Missouri and Mississippi river area. Also included is a transcript of the journal with an introduction and index to specimen numbers.

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Creators:
Chambers, Moreau Browne Congleton
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
July 19, 1937
Size:
1 Page
3 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4173
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the site of "Ackia", in Lee County, Mississippi and incloses 3 photos. (1) house site, (2) fort site, and (3) burial.

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Creators:
Myer, William Edward, 1862-1923
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
December 7, 1921
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2918
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1987-1989
Size:
10.58 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-054
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Office of Telecommunications (OTC) produced nine short films on the role of towboats on the Mississippi River for the Hall of Maritime Enterprise in the National Museum of American History. This footage was used to produce nine short interactive videodiscs to provide visitors the opportunity to learn the history, technology, and commercial...

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Creators:
Beckwith, Byron de la
Dates:
circa 1990
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-051
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1990, contains newsletters from white supremacist organizations and photocopies of articles about Byron de la Beckwith. These items were used as stationery by de la Beckwith while he was in prison in Mississippi and most are liberally covered with his handwriting. On them, de la Beckwith expounds on his ideas of racial segregation and white power. Also present are notes in de la Beckwith's hand, as well as a copy of the Watchdog, a white supremacist newspaper.

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Creators:
Myer, William Edward, 1862-1923
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3091
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes maps of: Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, West Virginia, Georgia, Louisiana, Florida, Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee.

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Size:
220 Pages
2 Folders
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4131
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Arranged alphabetically by states. Folder 1: Indian names from Bulletin 73 Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia. Old Spanish trail place-names: Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California. Folder 2: Biblio...

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Creators:
Bushnell, David I., Jr. (David Ives), 1875-1941
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Dates:
ca. 1912-16
Size:
5 Items (ca. in. ca. 5 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7138
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Relates to the proposed Handbook of Aboriginal Remains East of the Mississippi. Includes folders for Rhode Island, North Carolina, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Iowa, Wisconsin, Indiana, Maine, New York, Maryland, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Virginia, Kentucky, Florida, and Miscellany.

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Creators:
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987
Dates:
1925
Size:
86 Pages
1 Item (adding machine tapes 1 folder)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4976
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: (f.1) List of 58 names of subjects of study with 13 different measurements cited for each. Autograph document. 1 page. (f.2) Table of anthropometric measurements on 58 individuals. Manuscript document. 7 pages. (f.3) Comparative indices of group of 18 Choctaw women and 40 men. Typescript document. 2 pages. (f.4) Standard deviation calcula...

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