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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
She-Bear, circa 1842-
White Bull, circa 1835-
White Eagle, circa 1853-
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Dates:
1910 August
Size:
56 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2811
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

English texts of Cheyenne stories and historical accounts collected by Truman Michelson at the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation in Montana. The stories were provided by She-Bear, White Eagle, and White Bull and translated and written down in English by Albert Duster and William Somers. One of the texts is an account by White Eagle on George Cus...

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
1916-1917
Size:
90 Pages
57 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4121
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: "Key to Comparative vocabularies," a numerical key to English equivalents of the Indian terms in the vocabularies. Typescript and autograph document. 2 pages. Comparative vocabulary of Natchez, Tunica, Chitimacha, and Attacapa. Autograph document. 22 pages. Comparative vocabulary of Creek, Choctaw, Alabama, and Hitchiti. Autograph documen...

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Creators:
Putnam, Clara
Putnam, T. N., Mrs
Dates:
ca. 1898-1900
Size:
28 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4792
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Catalog Number 4792: (1)-(11) Tribe: Dakota Description: Dances and games at Devils Lake, near Fort Totten, North Dakota Photographer: Clara Putnam Date: ca. 1898-1900. (12)-(15) Dakota Indians camped at Devils Lake, near Fort Totten, North Dakota Photographer: Clara Putnam Date: ca. 1898-1900. (16) Non-Indian Group of white men, women, and childre...

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Creators:
Wanamaker, Rodman, 1863-1928
Dates:
1908-1909
Size:
154 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.64
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs commissioned by Rodman Wanamaker to document the "vanishing" way of life for Native Americans during 1908-1913. The photographs were made by Joseph Kossuth Dixon and largely depict northern Plains tribes, including Blackfeet, Cheyenne, Crow, and Dakota. These large bromide prints form a set of presentation photographs and apparently s...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Watercolor
3 Prints (silver gelatin)
120 Items (circa 120 line drawings)
20 Graphite drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.78-51
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mostly images of artifacts, architecture, peoples, and some maps published in various Bureau of American Ethnology publications, particularly the Annual Reports. Most of the line drawings were made by Henry Hobart Nichols, while most of the graphite drawings were possibly created by Edward Schumacher.

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Creators:
Roberts, Helen H. (Helen Heffron), 1888-1985
Murie, James R.
Dates:
undated
Size:
624 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1788
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also Transcriptions of music and musical analysis. With "Notes on Songs and the Composers," by James R. Murie. 9 pages.

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Dates:
circa 1927
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-46
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph depicting Chief Plenty Coups and John W. Scally at Pryor, Montana. John W. Scally holds a flag with Plenty Coups' name on it (spelled "Plenty Coos").

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Lizard Hawk
Lindesmith, Eli Washington John, 1827-1922
Hearty Bear (Cheyenne)
Dates:
ca. 1880-1884
Size:
2 Drawings (graphite, 6 x 9 cm.-6 x 13 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS395612
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Original number 1430 appears on envelope; 1430-A, -B on signatures

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Creators:
Hinman, Samuel Dutton, 1839-1890
Hoffman, Sanie
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2353
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains "The rabbit and the well," and "The rabbit and the buffalo-boy," in Dakota, with free English translations.

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Creators:
Zehr, Howard
Dates:
1991
Size:
6 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.92-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Howard Zehr in September 1991 depicting Southern Cheyenne chiefs, including Lawrence Hart, Alfrich Heap-of-Birds, Joe Antelope, Everett Wilson, Lucian Twins, and Rollin Haag. The men were photographed wearing blankets, headdresses, war medals, and a George Washington and an Andrew Jackson peace medal. The photographs were made...

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