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Creators:
Prussin, Labelle
Dates:
1979
Size:
2 Sheets (59 x 40 centimeters and 33 x 22 centimeters, colored inks)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two amulets (called "hatumere" by the Fulbe and "sebe" by the Mande) collected by Labelle Prussin in Bafodea, Sierra Leone in 1979. One is a copy that Labelle Prussin had made of an amulet inscribed in Arabic. The original amulet was later collected by Simon Ottenberg and is now in the collections of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Sheets (15 to 17 x 25 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7421
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The following are descriptions of the pictures that are copied from an accompanying sheet: harvesting rice--the cycles in the farmers' hands are made of iron and palm wood; carrying sheaves of rice to be thrashed; threshing rice--the flail used is made of palm wood and bamboo; sweeping the rice grain together in order to have it sifted; sifting the...

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Japan. Ministry of Education (compiler and publisher)
Dates:
1875
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7352
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Has interlineal transcription into romanized Japanese and translation into English.

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Little Chief, Daniel, d. 1906.
Dates:
February and March, 1891
Size:
33 Pages (1 volume)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2016B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

"Explanations of ethnographic pictures referring to the Cheyenne tribes at Pine Ridge Agency, by Daniel Littlechief," and "Grammatic analysis of the story, 'The wolf and the fox,' written down from D(aniel) L(ittlechief) dictation."

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Stevens, Tom ?
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4117A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: (1) Vocabulary notes, especially concerning technology, food gathering, and place names. 18 pages. (2) "List of plants collected by Dr John R. Swanton." Scientific and Haida names. 2 pages, typed. (3) Printed copy of "A Preliminary Catalogue of the Collections of Natural History and Ethnology in the Provincial Museum, Victoria, British Co...

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Dates:
1941-42
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4105
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Reports for May, June, July and August, giving outline of archaeological investigations in Jefferson and New Madrid Counties: May - 29 pages, Report, 16 photographs; June - 21 pages, Report, 7 photographs; July - 2 pages, Report (work discontinued June 30); August - 6 photographs; September - 10 photographs; September - 10 pages, Report 10 photogra...

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Harper, Roland M. (Roland McMillan), 1878-1966
Dates:
1933
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4126
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes and correspondence presumably assembled in connection with the preparation of this paper. [Washington, D. C. 1933.] Miscellaneous document. 34 pages. Notes include: Correspondence, 1908, 1909, 1933, 1934, 6 pages; rough notes from North Carolina Colonial Records and other sources, concerning tribal locations, family names, etc., 16 pages; rep...

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Bullock, Dillman S. (Dillman Samuel), 1878-
Dates:
1911
Size:
84 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4110
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains ethnographic and ethnohistorical material concerning the Araucanians, as well as lengthy descriptions of the Agricultural practices, produce and livestock. Appendix (page 65) contains a short discussion of the Agricultural and Industrial Mission School for Araucanian boys and girls. There are 32 mounted photographs on 16 pages.

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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Margry, Pierre, 1818-1894
Le Page du Pratz, -1775
Baudry des Lozières, Louis Narcisse, 1761-1841
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Dates:
undated
Size:
27 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4119
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4145
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Provision of Food, Clothing and Shelter...as a collective obligation in primitive society, 20 pages; The Social Organization of the Northwestern Indians (Written about 1910-15-never printed and now out of date--J.R.S.), 50 pages; Interchange of commodities between Old and New Worlds, 6 pages; Culture in primitive society, notes, 4 pages; ...

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