MS 4406 Copies of letters and papers concerning the Osage
Brown, Orlando, 1801-1867
Morrow, W. I. I. (1802-1876)
Contains photocopies of the following documents: 1. Duncan, Captain M., Commanding Officer. Fort Leavenworth. May 21, 1836. Testimonal recognizing Ne-shu-mo-ne, or Walk in the Rain, as chief. Manuscript document signed. 1 page. 2. Brown, Orlando, Com. of Indian Affairs. Washington, D. C. November 23, 1849. Testimonial and presentation of medal to War-sha-wa-ta-ga. Manuscript Document Signed. 1 page. envelope …
James A. Clifton photographs of Potawatomi people and material culture
7 Mounted copy prints
Photographs depicting Potawatomi people, including copy prints of 19th century portraits as well as photographs by James A. Clifton and Dr. Robert L. Bee of Potawatomi interviewees and a Potawatomi pow wow. The collection also includes images of Potawatomi material culture, including heirloom pipes, a grave house, dice counters, a drum …
MS 4300 Title pages of legislative publications of selected American Indian groups
Contents: General laws passed by the Legislature of the Chickasaw Nation, during the years 1867, 1868, 1869 and 1870. Constitution and Laws of the Choctaw Nation, Boggy Depot, Choctaw Nation, 1861. Laws of the Osage Nation passed at Pawhuska, Osage Nation in the years 1883, 1884 and 1885. Constitution and compiled laws of the Creek Nation, printed at …
Frederick Starr negatives and lantern slides
Lang, Charles B.
3344 Negatives (photographic)
The collection includes materials from cultures in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Guatemala, Colombia, Ecuador, and Guiana: Acoma Pueblo, Apache, Arapaho, Arikara, Assiniboine, Caddo, Cahuilla, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Chibcha, Chinantec, Chippewa (Ojibwa), Choco, Chol, Chontal, Cochiti Pueblo, Crow, Cuicatec, Eskimo, Flathead, Haida, Hopi, Huastec, Huave, Iowa, Iroquois, Isleta, Karaja, Kwakiutl, Laguna Pueblo, Macusi, Mandan, Maya, Mazahua, Mazatec, Mehinaku, Menomini, Mixe, Mixtec, Navajo, Nez Perce, Osage, Otomi, Ottawa, Pawnee, Pima, Ponca, Potawatomi, Salish, San Blas, San Felipe Pueblo, Sauk & Fox, Shuar, Sioux, Taos Pueblo, Tarasco, Teotihuacan, Tepehua, Tlaxcala, Tlingit, Tonkawa, Totonac, Triqui, Tzental, Tzotzil, Ute, Wampanoag, Zapotec, Zoque, Zuni.
MS 4477 Extracts from correspondence between the Bureau of American Ethnology and St. Mary's College Library (St. Mary's, Kansas)
Gailland, Maurice, 1815-1877
Schoenmakers, John, 1807-1883
Gives data on manuscripts by the Reverend Maurice Gailland, S. J. and the Reverend John Shoenmakers, S. J. borrowed and copied by the Bureau of American Ethnology. (Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscripts 1761, 1855, 2528, 2529, 2530 and 3096.) 1968- Since the Bureau of American Ethnology correspondence files are now in Smithsonian Office of Anthropology Archives these …
MS 4870 "The Cheyenne Arrow Ceremony, 1968"
Includes 48 figures (photographs and drawings) and 5 fold-out charts.
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 22: American Indian
Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 22 contains materials documenting the business of and popular attitudes towards American Indians in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.
MS 1855 Photostat copy of "Some fragments of the Potawatomi tongue"
A grammatical study.
MS 733 Kwillehyute (Quileute) and Cowlitz comparative vocabulary in Department of the Interior schedule
Comparative vocabulary on printed schedule issued by the Geographic and Geological Survey, Interior Department, arranged in parallel columns.
MS 2530 Three drafts of a Potawatomi grammar
Contents: 1. A.M.D.G./ Sounds. I. Nouns. II. Adjectives. III. Pronouns. IV. Verbs. No date. 57 photostats of 5-33, 37 , 45 page folio. 2. Grammar / of the / Potawatomi Language by Reverend Maurice Gailland, S.J. / I. Nouns. II. Adjectives. III. Pronouns. No date. 26 photostats of 1-43, 43-49 page folio. Apparently a literal copy of a portion of Number 1, above. 3. A.M.D.G …