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Cool, John C., 1926-
Bista, Dor Bahadur
Dates:
May 4, 1966
Size:
6 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4832
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Observations on economic development, government and politics and religion and shamanism among the Sherpa communities, made during an 8-day trip.

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Weakly, Ward F. (Ward Fredrick), 1938-1985
Dates:
undated
Size:
14 mounted prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-47
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Sinaloa scenery, women in various stages of pottery making, and examples of finished pots. Photographs were mounted as part of a University of Missouri Museum of Anthropology photographic exhibition of fieldwork, which was financed by a University of Tulsa Faculty Research Grant. The collection includes an exhibit pamphlet w...

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Creators:
Cook, Nan
Dates:
undated
Size:
197 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4828
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: White River tales collected from informants at White Rocks, Ft. Duchesne and Myton, Utah, in 1936 and 1937; Uintah tales from informants residing near White Rocks, Utah, 1939; Uncompaghre tales from informants between Ft. Duchesne and Ouray, Utah, 1937. [ca. 1937]. Contains 11 Uintah tales, 81 White River tales and 33 Uncompaghre tales. N...

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Creators:
Kolb, Alphonse
New York State Archeological Association. Lewis H. Morgan Chapter
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4760
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

New York State Archeological Association, issued April 23, 1966. Obverse: portrait of L.H. Morgan; reverse: seal of Morgan Chapter. Designed and executed by Alphonse Kolb. Diameter, 1 3/16".

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Creators:
Christol, Frank
Dates:
1920s
Size:
215 Photographic prints (dupe prints (2 v.), black & white, 8 x 10 in. )
215 negatives (photographic) (dupe negs, black & white, 4 x 5 in. )
215 Photographic prints (silver gelatin (2 v.), black & white, 8 x 10 in. or smaller)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1989-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by French Missionary Frank Christol during his stay in the Cameroon Grassfields, during the 1920s. The photographs document the peoples of the Cameroon Grassfields, particularly the Bamileke. Activities depicted include dancing and playing musical instruments. Objects include figures, masks, textiles and vessels. There are images of chiefs' palaces and architectural details such as carved doors and house posts. Portraits, often with people in groups with objects, document dress, hairstyles, jewelry and scarification. People portrayed include carvers with their work and chiefs in their palaces.

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Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Dates:
1890-1910
Size:
1 Item (box )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4814
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Partly arranged ca. 1962 alphabetically by native name; unsatisfactory; large folder at end includes letters concerning several names from different languages.

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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
de Rivera, Joseph Primo
Montiano, Manuel de, 1685-1761
Benavides y Bazán, Antonio de
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Dates:
1718, 1726, 1748
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4170
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

From Joseph Primo de Rivera, San Marcos, April 28, 1718, 6 pages; also letter from de Rivera, August 3, 1718, 3 pages; plan of the Fort of San Marcos in the Province of Apalache (as planned and built by Captain Joseph Primo de Rivera in 1718), 1 page; letter from Don Manuel de Montiano, St Augustine, Florida, March 15, 1748, 8 pages; ATTESTATION co...

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Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Merrill, Robert Valentine, 1892-1951
Leveque, Ernest J.
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4238
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the origin of the word: Tassinong. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico gives it as "probably a Potawatomie place name." Replies from the following are cited: Truman Michelson, Robert V. Merrill (2), Ernest J. Leveque, C. H. C. Wright, J. D. M. Ford, Jean L. Launay, W. A. Briggs (Gary, Indiana), and J. P. Harrington.

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Semi, Fijian, 1876
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
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Dates:
undated
Size:
20 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1072
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Viti Levu vocabulary, a mountain dialect of the Fiji Islands. Obtained from Semi in New York City in January 1876. This is in a parallel column with the dialects of the Viti Islands, extracted from Horatio Hale's Ethnology and Philology of the U.S. Exploring Expedition, Philadelphia, 1846.

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Genin, Jean Baptiste, 1837-1900
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899
Dates:
undated
Size:
96 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1342
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Apparently largely a copy of Hoffman, 7th A.R. Bureau of American Ethnology.

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