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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Brennan, Jose Lewis
Dates:
1897
Size:
3 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1744
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Volume 1. "Custom in going for salt." 22 pages, marked "Copy." Also 22 loose pages, containing same account, marked "Original," probably written by informant. Volume 2. Pages 3-6: "Diseases among the Papagos." Also 6 loose sheets with same account, evidently the original written by the informant. Pages 9-12: Pathicus." Discussion of berdache. Pages...

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Sumner, John Colton
Stanton, Robert Brewster, 1846-1922
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
1869
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4419
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

August 17-27 [1869]. 3 pages. Found in J. W. Powell's 1869 journal (Manuscript 1795a). Written in pencil on 3 torn-out leaves similar to those in the notebooks used by Powell for his journal. Believed to be a fragment of Sumner's original notes. July 5- August 31, 1869. 22 leaves and pages. Typed copy made from handwritten copy believed to have bee...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
75 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1830
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing linguistic, ethnological, and anthropometric notes on the Chippewa collected by Truman Michelson in L'Anse and Baraga in Michigan. His notes include Chippewa words and phrases with glosses in English, stories, and anthropometric measurements.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1922
Size:
75 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1854
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Undated notebook containing anthropometric measurements and notes on the linguistics and ethnology of the Potawatomi and Ojibwa, collected by Truman Michelson in Wisconsin. According to Explorations and Field Work, Smithsonian Institution (Pub. 2711), Michelson traveled to Wisconsin to conduct research on the Potawatomi near Arpin and the Ojibwa ne...

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Preston, William Col
Springstone, William
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1912
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains copy of letter dated August 9, 1780, addressed to Col William Preston, relative to a threatened attack by the Indians (Cherokee), signed by Jas. Martin. Also copy of an affidavit by William Springstone, formerly a trader in the Cherokee town of Sciligo (Tciligo) referring to a "treaty" between Raven Chief of the Cherokee and the British Ag...

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Creators:
Spencer, Lucien A.
Dates:
circa 1913-1928
Size:
55 Items (5.5 linear inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1998-86
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of reports, dictionaries and indexes relating to Indians of North America and to the Seminole Indians in Florida in particular, circa 1913-1928. The materials were compiled using the records of the Bureau of American Ethnology by Lucien A. Spencer, who was Special Commissioner to the Florida Seminoles for what was then call...

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Clark, Ann
Howe, Oscar, 1915-1983
Afraid-of-Hawk, Emil
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
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Dates:
United States Indian Service,, 1943
Size:
1 Book
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2001-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story about a young boy who brings the first horse to his Plains Indian tribe, the Antelope Band, around the year 1700. Book published by the United States Indian Service in 1943 with both English and Sioux texts. English text by Ann Clark, Sioux text by Emil Afraid of Hawk, and illustrations by Oscar Howe.

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Jones, William, 1871-1909
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Laufer, Berthold, 1874-1934
Dates:
1914
Size:
16 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3241
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two lists made by William Jones of his collection of Sauk and Fox ethnological and ethnobotanical specimens at the Field Museum of Natural History. The lists were requested by Truman Michelson and sent to him by Berthold Laufer, curator of Asian Anthropology at the Field Museum. A transmittal letter dated December 29, 1914 from Laufer to Michelson ...

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
Powers, Stephen, 1840-1904
Bergland, Eric, 1844-1918
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Dates:
1870s-1880s
Size:
2 Volumes
530 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3436
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The materials are included in volumes (Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary, May 1863) marked "2" and "3." Volume 1 has not been found. Included are both originals and copies of vocabularies that come from several different sources. Most of the material concern Indians of North and South America but there are also vocabularies of Cantones...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Messabie, Pete
Dates:
1936
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3418
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photostat of letter by Pete Messabie in Timagami Chippewa transmitted by A.P. Taylor. Also a page of Truman Michelson's notes on words and phrases in the letter with English translations.

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