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Creators:
Padilla, José Mariano, 1810-1869
Dates:
before 1868
Size:
98 pages
2 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1770
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Both volumes are bound notebooks with strips of paper pasted to each page, in the form of a scrapbook. It is a collection of Indian place names of Central America. A biographical sketch of Dr Padilla, published after his death, and a newspaper article concerning his work are also included in the first volume.

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Creators:
Belden, George P. (George Pfauts), 1844?-1871
Dates:
January 1, 1868
Size:
146 items (ca. pages ca. 146 pages)
1 map
Collection ID:
NAA.MS914
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes profile map of road from Fort Smith to Fort Phil. Kearney with Crow names, 2 pages and letter from Belden to Joseph Henry, Autograph letter signed, October 25, 1868, 1 page transmitting dictionary.

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Creators:
Aymé, Louis Henri, 1855-1912
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
December 9, 1884
Size:
14 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1201
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns archaeological field work in the area of the Monte Alban ruins in Oaxaca. Letter written by Ayme in Oaxaca describes his excavations in three areas. The first at an hacienda called Nazarene, at the foot of Monte Alban; a second along a river bank, one mile west of the hacienda, and a third just north of the Oaxaca road, a mile east of Naza...

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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Johnson, Smoke, 1792-1886
Dates:
1885
Size:
11 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3709
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

As related from memory by the aged Chief John Smoke Johnson (age 93) at a meeting of his Mohawk friends, convened on Monday March 16th, 1885. Refers to a silver plate communion set presented to the Indians by Queen Anne in recognition of their acceptance of Christianity.

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Creators:
Belden, George P. (George Pfauts), 1844?-1871
Dates:
January 10, 1868
Size:
56 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2066
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

English-Crow vocabulary followed by lists of personal names, astronomical terms, physiological terms, geographical terms, numerals, colors, sketch map of parts of Montana and Dakota Territories, lists of game animals killed, Indian curiosities collected, Fort Phil Kearney flag signals used to warn against Indian attack, letters written and reviewed...

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Creators:
Myer, William Edward, 1862-1923
Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891
Dates:
June 6, 1922
Size:
11 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2173
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter from Wisconsin Historical Society furnishing information on the following subjects: Black Hoof, Shawnee Chief (historical sketch); note on Tecumseh's mother; Lulbegrud and Indian Old Town, location of; Es-kip-pa-kith-i-ki= Turkey Town, location of.

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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Buck, John Sr
Dates:
1889
Size:
65 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3514
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Gibson's first pencil text, and John Buck, Sr, 1st pencil sketch. Also copy of first part (text). (Buck 18 pages-Gibson, 36 pages). Copied 1916, labled "B-l" (Number 856).

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Buck, John Sr
Dates:
1889-1890
Size:
46 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS455
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

(1) A sketch of the longhouse ceremonies (Religion of aborigines) and six folk tales.

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Creators:
Walsh, Benjamin Dann, 1808-1869
Dates:
1860-1869
Size:
2 volumes.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7123
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Special Assistant to the Secretary (Richard Hubbard Howland)
Dates:
1982-1983
Size:
4.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (4 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of the correspondence file of Christine Minter-Dowd, who worked for Richard H. Howland (Special Assistant to the Secretary), and pertain to the Firestone Silver Collection catalog project. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, research notes, and architectural drawings and sketches.

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