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Creators:
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906
Dates:
undated
Size:
450 items (ca. 450 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1299
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

145 in number. List of Modoc myths: 1 Girl saved by a mountain- 1 page. 2 Five Gusessolam brothers- 1 page. 3 Nanihlas (Bat) 1 page. 4 Lok (Grizzly bear) and Koe (a large white bird) 1 page. 5 Skunk 1 page. 6 Tsasas (skunk) 1 page. 7 Lok steals the food of Pseutiwas 1 page. 8 Kumuc, Wicink (snake) and Mank (squirrel) 1 page. 9 Kumush 1 page. 10 Kum...

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Creators:
Ramm, John Milton, 1904-1984
Dates:
1900-1992
Size:
11 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rammjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and muralist John Milton Ramm measure 11 linear feet and date from 1900 to 1992. Found within are biographical materials, family correspondence, personal business records, notes and notebooks, travel journals and other writings by Ramm and his father, John Henry Ramm. Art work consists of sketches, sketchbooks, watercolor sketches, mural designs, and other drawings by John Milton Ramm and John Henry Ramm. Also found are numerous photographs of family, friends, travels and voyages, and San Francisco cityscapes, as well as photographs of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fires taken by John Henry Ramm.

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Creators:
Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906
Dates:
undated
Size:
105 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1296
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1.Hohaimauna, Petai, and Putpumauriwi. 3 pages. 2.Yona, the food diver. 2 pages. 3.Suonipa. 5 pages. 4.Pakana and Wariki his wife, and Petai the doctor. 4 pages. 5.Pakana. 7 pages. 6.Yakoka Mudjaupa. 4 pages. 7.Wihaltsupyauna. 3 pages. 8.Haiapololo. 2 pages. 9.Kidilu. 2 pages. 10.Waokalu. 3 pages. 11.Titildimauna. 7 pages. 12.Weanmauna. 8...

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Creators:
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889
Dates:
1840-1872
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (1 box, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1447
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents civil engineer Horatio Allen's work with the Croton Aqueduct Board in New York, and with the New York Bridge Company.

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Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Dates:
dated 1872
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4815
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Autograph letter signed from Matthew W. Stirling to John P. Harrington. No date, 1 slip. Typescript letter signed from Harrington to Stirling. No date, 1 slip. Correspondence includes the meaning of the Dakota inscription "Okodakiciye Wakan Oceti Xakowin," Church of the Seven Council Fires [the Dakota]. The medallion was formerly in the po...

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Creators:
Ross, Bernard R.
Dates:
April 10, 1861
Size:
5 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS170
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Kutchin Song of the Dead and other music; description of the Dead Dance; miscellaneous linguistic notes; notes on the industrial art of the Chipewyan; legend of the formation of the McKenzie River, and the origin of fire in the Bear River coal beds.

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3464
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Not Cherokee. On the following subjects: Moon, Funeral, Gods, Myths, Names, Ghosts and Spirit World, Metamorphoses, Hunting, Dead Names, and Picture, Witchcraft, Games, Journey to Sunrise, Colors, Death, Birds, Baptism, etc. Pleiades, Eclipse, Thunder and lightning, Fire origin, and Meteorology.

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Creators:
Pollet, Joseph C., 1897-1979
Dates:
1937-1979
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.polljose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; exhibition announcements, clippings, and other printed material; and photographs of Pollet and his works of art.

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Creators:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Dates:
1845
Size:
Partial microfilm reel.
Collection ID:
AAA.pennacar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Programs, clippings, and letters relating to the bazaar held to raise funds to rebuild the Academy building which was destroyed by fire, including a publication "The Bazaar Journal."

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Creators:
Cooke, Hereward Lester
Dates:
circa 1970-1975
Size:
3,000 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.cookhere
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research notes, exhibition catalogs, and other printed material compiled in the 1970's for a proposed book, AMERICAN WATERCOLORS 1866-1910, intended to be a comprehensive biographical index of American watercolorists.

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