Records of the Department of Anthropology
U.S. National Museum /
National Museum
of Natural History

By James R. Glenn

Revised by
Robert Leopold

National Anthropological Archives
Smithsonian Institution

August 2000

 

SERIES 17: DIVISION OF ETHNOLOGY. MANUSCRIPT AND PAMPHLET FILE. 495 inches. Part 4. [Return to Part 3]

 

BOX 72

PHILLIPP, W. HALLETT

771 Notebook including:

Note on specimens from Potomac Valley, Samoa, Tahiti, Mexico.

Note on mat R.L. Stevenson was laid out on after he died.

Notes on "Details of Contents of Box from Tahiti, written by Tati Salmon, Chief of Para---(?), Tahiti.

PHOTOENGRAVING

772 Letters, script, notes, for exhibit ca. 1886, by E.H. Hawley.

PHOTOGRAPHS

773 Letter, A. Wetmore to Frank M. Setzler 10/27/39 re photos of "Barbados" (Barbudo?) Indians sent by Alexander Daveron, with prints.

Photo of Goajira Lake Dwelling of Senamaica (?), Maraccito, Venezuela, 1891. By R.M. Barthemark #153,021.

Photo, tracing of basketry specimens offered by Karl von den Striner (?)

Photo of Parinlinkin Muro-Praha, Rio Negro, British Guiana specimens.

Illustration canoe of the Jamamde Indians.

2 Photos, Carib exhibit, USNM (?)

Drawing of ax, from valley of Amazon, Gibbon, USN.

Misc. other photos, largely appear Latin American.

PIGMENT

774 Copy of letter, A. Wetmore to Miss Ruth L. Shutt, re Indian dyes.

PIPES

775 John Witthoft "Cherokee Pipes"

Note and label, re specimens from Army Med. Mus.

Notes.

Printed material.

PLEYTE COLLECTION

776 Letters to W.H. Holmes, 5/7/96, 6/30/96 and draft of Holmes to Pleyte 8/16/96.

Photos of specimens.

List of specimens.

POISONS, DARTS, ARROWS

777 L.W. Moxson to Thomas Wilson, 1/4/94, re cause of revolution of arrows.

George Williams on to Wilson, 7/25/92 re arrows he collected.

Thomas Wilson, "A History of Arrow Poison in Various Parts of the World," 1901.

M.B. Yuston to Smithsonian Institution, 11/18/15, re use of frogs for poison on headwaters of Atrato River.

Letters to Thomas Wilson re poisons:

From Edgar A. Mearns, 12/12/01, re Apache (negative reply to inquiry)

From _____Saville (American Museum of Natural History) 12/31/01 on Herrera.

From James M. Flint, 11/11/01, negative reply to inquiry.

From William J. McGee, 10/25/01 re Peru and Seri.

From Albert S. Gatschet, 10/7/01 re Baja California.

From George A. Dorsey, 10/12/01, re North American Indians (negative reply to inquiry) and visit by McCurdy.

From Franz Boas, 10/9/01, negative reply to inquiry.

From Washington Mathews, n.d., re Navaho and Zuni, negative reply to inquiry.

From Harlan I. Smith, 10/16/01, re Thompson Indians and news of American Museum of Natural History.

W.J. Hoffman, "Poisoned Weapons Used by the Indians of North and South America"

Notes, illustrations, printed material.

BOX 73

778 Louis W. Maxson to Thomas Wilson, 1/4/94 re experiments with arrow feathers.

Goe. Williamson to Wilson 7/25/92 describing specimens of arrow heads and other flint implements from De Soto Co. La.

Mrs. Wilson, "A History of Arrow Poison in Various Parts of the World."

M.B. Huston to SI, 11/18/15, re use of poisons from frogs near Atrato River headwaters.

Printed material.

POLYNESIA

779 Clippings.

"Details of Content of Box from Tahiti Written By Tati Salmon, Chief of Parpara, Tahiti"

Craig Maginnis, "The Ceremony of the Fai-Kava as Practised in the Tongan Island"

Craig Maginnis, "The Manufacture of Bark Cloth as Carried on in the Tongan Islands"

PUEBLOS--CORRESPONDENCE FROM JESSE W. FEWKES

780 Letters to Walter Hough, 1895-1903.

Many were written by Fewkes when he was doing fieldwork in the Southwest and includes references to his work there.

PUEBLOS--CORRESPONDENCE

Mostly to Walter Hough from:

Cornelio Aragon

William Borrowdale

Eleanor Brodie Chester

P.G. Gates (1902-05, with references to Hoopes, Vroman, and Gates expeditions)

N.S. Delgar

G.E. Gelm

DeLashmitt

J.J. Hale

E.L. Hewett (to Commissioner, General Land Office, on antiquities act, shipment of specimens, ruins)

E.A. Hitchcock

Walter Hough (including "Plan for the Organization of a Survey of the Peoples and Antiquities of the Pueblo Region" 1907)

Temple Houston

W.H. Jackson

C.F. Larrabee

Harold McL. Cobb

Sgt. Ed. S. Miller

Victor Mindeleff to William H. Holmes

C.R. Olberg

R. Perry

Richard Rathbun

William deC. Ravenal

J.L Steaver

Charles Walcott

Mary C.B. Watkins

Stephen B. Weeks

Wetzler Brothers

Isaac T. Whittemore to J.W. Powell

BOX 74

PUEBLO--NOTES AND NOTEBOOK

782 Notebooks of Walter Hough, 1901, 1896, 1899-1903, one undated.

Loose miscellaneous notes of Walter Hough.

List of Hopi Artifacts with Hopi names for them.

Partial list of artifacts, by Edward Palmer.

PUEBLO--MANUSCRIPTS

783 "Heavenly Women"

"Social Organization of the Tusayan Indians"

PUEBLO--ILLUSTRATIONS

784 Printed illustrations, some from BAE reports.

Miscellaneous drawings.

Sketches of pottery designs in the United States National Museum Collection

785 Pottery designs.

786 Photo, interior of cliff dwelling eight miles west of Espanola, New Mexico, 1886.

Photograph of stone lions near Cochiti.

Photographs of pottery.

Photograph of ancient cloth from Grahm County, Arizona, by Katherine Tuttle.

Kate Cory's painting of Hopi Ceremony sayaluna.

The Mastop mask in the Field Museum.

PUEBLO

787 Printed material, including newsclippings.

PUEBLO--DOUGLASS MATERIAL

788 "Some Field Notes on the Cliff Dwellings and Petroglyphs of Colorado and Utah," 1907.

Photographs.

PUEBLO--MISCELLANY

789 Sketch map by Walter Hough, Area southeast of Holbrook, Arizona, showing ruins.

Sketch map by Walter Hough, Area east of Hay Hollow, Mickey Hollow near Little Colorado River.

Ales Hrdlicka, "Arbeters used by the Zuni Women in Making Pottery" with Zuni words.

Sketch map by W.E. Guest, "Ancient Work in Augusta, C.W., 8/1/2 miles No. W. Prescott"

Map annotated to show ruins, Ochiltree County, Texas.

BOX 75

RELIGION--CORRESPONDENCE

790 Answers to reference inquiries.

Transmittal letters.

 

L. Maulliers, 6/9/99 re Congress of the History of Relgions, Paris

Letter, General Benjamin S. Roberts to his wife, 4/17/1868 re Navaho religion

Other letters of a rather general nature

791 RELIGION--ARABIC MANUSCRIPTS

Pages from Koran:

1. In Cufic, Egyptian Fatimid, 11th century

2. In Nasky, by Muhmud, son of Kasim-e; -Jani of Kerman, 1018 A. H.

3. In black Thuluth script, Egypt, 11-12th century

4. Parchment, 8-9th century, Egypt

5. Turkish Neskhi, 17th century

792 RELIGION--ARABIC

Unidentified manuscript

793 RELIGION--ARABIC

Moro-Arabic manuscript fragment

794 RELIGION--MANUSCRIPT AND BIBLIOGRAPHY

"Objects of Religious Ceremonial of Shinto" (part of larger manuscript not here) by I. M. Casanowicz

"Sacrifice as a Means of Communion and Atonement with the Deity in Non-Christian Religions," by Casanowicz

"Coins of the Bible" with list of specimens

"Voodoo Religion", a bibliography

795 RELIGION--PHOTOGRAPHS AND ILLUSTRATIONS

Drawing of a cross excavated January, 1849, purportedly found in ruins of Ninevah and dated 670 B. C.

Photography of red sandstone Indian idol from the Mopani, Central Provinces, acc 5012

796-7 RELIGION--NOTES

On Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Zoroastrianism, and Shinto, by I. M. Casanowicz, Walter Hough

List of photographs and illustrations

798 RELIGION--NESTORIAN MOVEMENT

Printed material--rubbings of inscriptions Acc 49.501

BOXES 76-77

799-810 RELIGION--PRINTED MATERIAL (12 folders)

Includes special folders on the races of man, the history of religions, agnoticism and atheism, rare bibles and books, theosophical society. Other concern miscellaneous subjects.

BOX 78

811 RELIGION

Exhibit labels and drafts

812 REPTILES

Letters, affidavit, clippings, notes re Hoop snake

813 REYNOLDS, HARRY

Clipping of obituary

814 ROSARIES

Notes of Casanowicz

Clippings

815 RHODES, MARY C.

Letter, 1933, re San Blas baby's dress

List of specimens given to the museum

816 RUSSIA

Printed material

817 SAFFORD, W. E.

List of Peruvian objects purchased from him

818 SAMOA

"History of Tanoa"

List of specimens

Notes

Printed material

819-20 SCIENCE NEW BULLETINS (2 folders)

Miscellaneous source, ca. 1928-35

821 SCALPLOCK

Notes on Assiniboine scalplock from C. A. Wooden

822 SCRIPTURE, EDWARD WHEELER

Bibliographies

BOX 79

823 SCROLL (DESIGN)

Notes by William H. Holmes, including "The Water Symbol and its Place in Art"

Photographs of vessels

Women stripping devils claws

Printed article

824 SEMINOLES

Anthony Breath to "Jim", 10/29/1849 re a meeting with Billy Bowlegs and other Seminoles and Mikasukis (concerns cat. 380,668)

Bibliography on Seminole Indians for popular distribution

825 SEMITES

Printed material

826 SERI

Printed article

827 SHARKSKIN

John A. Pope to Waldo Schmitt, 8/12/1943 re Japanese sharkskin scabbards and sword hilts, with accompany material re cat. 283,960

828 SHELLAC

Catalog description of artifacts with introductory notes on Coccus lacca

829 SHIELDS

George Hunt to Herbert W. Krieger, 1/6/41 re his information to Krieger on Kiowa shields and references to demonstrations of sign language for J. P. Harrington

830 SHINTO

Notes on artifacts, some in Casanowicz's hand

831 SIBERIA

From Map 11, Peoples of eastern Siberia in Johann Eberhard Fischer's Sibirskaia istoriia, 1774. Negative 41, 895.

832 SIGNALS

Bibliography and notes for popular distribution

Clippings

833 SILVERWORK

Thomas W. Keams to Spencer Baird, 9/13/84; to Holmes, 11/17/84; to Holmes, 11/28/84 and to Holmes, 12/3/84,

re donation to museum and use of collection in New Orleans Exposition. Nothing on silverwork

Cosmos Mindelff to Otis T. Mason, 10/16/86 re information on articles he sent museum

Printed material

834 SITTING BULL

G. M. Finotti to N. Appleton, 10/4/83; 10/8/87; 2/2/84; 1/18/84, one enclosing autograph of Sitting Bull, with statement in Lakota

835 SKIN PAINTING

"Explanation of illustration on Black Steer Robe, as related by "Sharp," a Piegan Indian who painted it in the Spring of 1892," by Z. T. Daniel. #165,449.

836 SLEDS AND TOBAGGANS

Two small drawings

837 SMITHSONIAN--GENERAL

O. T. Mason to Mrs. Abbott, 12/10/02

Alexander Wetmore to Krieger, 11/13/43 re acceptance of Graham Kerr's donation of Spanish chert.

Life article on Smithsonian, September, 1953

838 SMITHSONIAN

Statement on the Institution by Walter Hough

839-43 SMITHSONIAN (5 folders)

Copies of Smithsonian Local News (inhouse papers) 1924-33

844 SMITHSONIAN CENTENNIEL EXHIBIT

Memoranda, recommendations, sketches, etc. Material of Herbert W. Krieger and Julian Stewart

845 SNOWSHOES

Photographs and drawings

846 SOUTH AMERICA

Photograph of Jamomadi Indians (retouched)

Drawings

Notes

"Quichua maize words" probably by Orator Fullerton Cook

Newsclippings

BOX 80

847 SOUTH AMERICA

Includes Mexican and Central American artifacts (including series of Carnegie Institution negatives)

Cataloging notes

848 SOUTHWEST

Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Cosgrove, "Preliminary Survey of the El Paso Pueblo District," El Paso Archeological Society, April 1925

Plan of article on food supply by Walter Hough

849 SOUTHWEST -- LETTERS

Mostly letters to Hough

From W. J. Andrews, 4/8/08 re a collection

From W. M. Borrowdale, 10/16/06 re a shipment

From Kate T. Cory, 8/22/09 re Hopi "decharming" of a house struck by lightening and 6/3/09 re request for a publication

From Frederick W. Coville to L. H. Dewey, 4/9/04 transmitting prehistoric cotton seed and acknowledgement to Walter Hough for sending seed

From Barkford Dean, 1/30/14 advising where to obtain a certain cloth

George A. Dorsey to Otis T. Mason, 2/4/01 re Peruvian engineering

From P. G. Gates, 7/9/07 and 10/24/05 re affairs connected with his expeditions

From A. J. Connell to Neil M. Judd, 11/30/12 re mummy found in Gila Cliff dwelling

Walter Hough to Agent, AT&SF Railroad, n.d., re shipment

Walter Hough to M. C. Stevenson, 9/10/09 re analysis of cord and analysis of dyes

Walter Hough to Richard Rathbun 11/21/05 giving report of Museum-Gates Expedition of 1905

Walter Hough to J. E. Thompson, 6/14/06 requesting loan of birdlike wooden object

Walter Hough to William H. Holmes, 7/4/01 reporting on Museum Gates Expedition

Walter Hough to Dr. Grand, 10/1/90 re Egyptian lamps

From Clement Hightower 7/13/03 re ruins in Tularoso County and Socorro County

Frederick W. Hodge to Hough, n.d. with bibliographic reference

Walter Hough, part of report to museum, n.d.

From Charles F. Lummis, 3/6/05 asking him to join Southwest Society of Archaeological Institute of America

From F. H. Manter, 12/21/05 re "Curious Etc.--Washington, C. to Ft. Bliss, Texas"

From Ed. S. Miller, 6/7/06 re Apache ruins

From N. H. Harbough 7/6/06 re ruins 35 miles north of Benson, Arizona

From Richard Rathbun, 5/7/01, re permit to visit Arizona and New Mexico Indian reservations

From J. Frank Raynes, 3/10/05 forwarding copy of letter of G. C. Robins 2/7/05 re ruins around Gallina, New Mexico

From M. C. Stevenson, 1/9/07 re work and problems in the Southwest

To A. H. Ketchem 12/26/08 acknowledging receipt of three photographs of Mesa Verde (attached)

To W. M. Ferris, 1/5/09, acknowledging a photograph of ruins on Rio Chico near Madera, Chihuahua (attached)

850 SOUTHWEST--MANUSCRIPTS

Victor Mindeleff, "Origin of Pueblo Architecture"

Walter Hough, "The Old Capital of the Southwest [Sante Fe]

Hough, plan for article on food supply of the ancient Hopi of Homolobi

"Bird Carvings of Effigies" (fragment)

Walter Fewkes and Walter Hough, "Ruins in Gila Valley : Solomonsville", 1897

Otis T. Mason, untitled article on pueblos

851 SOUTHWEST--MANUSCRIPTS

Walter Hough to Otis T. Mason 7/6/97 on work at Kintiel

Walter Hough, article on the pueblos

852 SOUTHWEST

Typed list of items in Stevenson collections

853 SOUTHWEST

List of artifacts in collection of the United States National Museum

List of Gates' share of artifacts collected on the Museum-Gates Expedition, 1901

List of miscellaneous collections from the Pueblo region, Arizona, and New Mexico transferred from the Division of Prehistoric Archeology to the Division of Ethnology, September 1904

Cosmos Mindeleff, Collection from the Ruins of Casa Grande, Arizona

John Wesley Powell, Stone objects from Moqui Pueblo, Northwestern Arizona

Henry Hales, Collection from Ruined Pueblo, Tule Rosa Canon, New Mexico

Edgar A. Mearnes, "Stone Implements etc. found near Cave Dwellings near Carmel Mt. 26 miles west of El Paso, New Mexico on the Mexican Boundary Line

John G. Bourke

Edward Palmer, Objects from Adobe Ruins, 2 1/2 miles northwest of Mesa City, Maricopa county, Arizona

E. W. Nelson, Objects from Ruined Pueblos on the headwaters of the San Francisco River, New Mexico (2 lists)

J. H. Carlton

Edward Palmer, Objects from ruins of a stone Pueblo on the Rio Verde about 60 miles northwest of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona

E. W. Nelson, Objects from a cave 25 miles west of Sprinerville, Arizona

Henry and J. W, Metcalfe, Objects from a cave near Silver City, New Mexico south of Gila River

H. H. Rushy, Objects from cave near Silver City, New Mexico

854 SOUTHWEST -- ILLUSTRATIONS

Sketches of objects from Silver City, New Mexico

_______of Demarest specimens, Spur Ranch specimens

_______of rattle of Rain Priest of Nadir, Zuni

Victor Mindeleff, Zuni silversmith shop interior and burial custom of canon cliff dwellers (note by James Stevenson)

W. H. Jackson (?), interior of pueblo

855 SOUTHWEST -- ILLUSTRATIONS

Ruined tower 10 miles west of Wingate, New Mexico by A. L. Webster, 11/29/82

856 SOUTHWEST -- MAPS

Sketch map of area north of Clifton

Sketch elevation of Hopi Mesas and painted desert

Sketch map of area near Rice School

Sketch map, Pima to Box Canyon and Olney Ranch

Sketch map, Tonto basin

Sketch map, Los Pinos

Sketch plan, ruins near Luna, New Mexico

Sketch plans, ruins near Rita Blanca

Sketch map, area south of Zuni

House and village plan at "4 mile" near Taylor, Arizona

857 SOUTHWEST--PHOTOGRAPHS

Unidentified specimens

Specimen 246,53 from Tularosa Cove

Gates specimens, with Gates numbers

Head of mummy from Peru collected by Hrdlicka

858 SOUTHWEST -- PHOTOGRAPHS

Accession 26917

Mummies, received from Cushing

Jackson photography of Walpi

Photo of ruins

Unidentified artifacts

Ancient pottery of Pueblos

859 SOUTHWEST--NOTES

[Mostly by Walter Hough]

BOX 81

860 SOUTHWEST NOTES (CONT'D)

[Mostly by Walter Hough]

861-3 SOUTHWEST --PRINTED MATERIAL (3 folders)

864 SOVIET PEOPLES

State Department Despatch, S. Evgenev, June 11, 1934, "New Alphabet of the Baubi (Tsova-Tushi) Tribe

State Department Despatch, S. Evgenev, 5/11/34, "New Udi Alphabet"

865 STEVENSON, M. C.

Catalog of estate, January, 1917, with obituary

866 STONE WORKING

Letter, Eugen H. Blum to Frank Setzler, 11/1/58

Bibliography

867 SUNDAY

Note for public distribution

868 SWANTON, J. R.

Biographical sketch and photograph as young man

869 TALMUD

Printed material

870 TAPA

Janvier L. Mahell, "Ianeg and Kalinga Bark Cloth in the Collection of the University Museum" (paper for class, 4/90/60--Xerox copy)

Photographs of specimens

"The Tuna Blanket," note on specimen from Honduras

Transmittal letters for manuscript of Craig Maginnis, rejected for publication, 1910

C. Maginnis manuscripts, "The Manufacture of Bark-Cloth as Carried on in the Tongan Island"; "The Cermony of the Fai-Kava as Practiced on the Tongan Islands"

Notes by Walter Hough, with samples of cloth

871 TARASCANS

Bibliography for public distribution

872 TASMANIANS

Classification of Tasmanian stone implements

873 TATOOING AND ADORNMENT

Printed material

Notes by Otis T. Mason and Walter Hough

Drawings

Photographs of Johnnie Kit Elswa (Haida) by Charles Niblack

874 TEETH--CEREMONIAL AND DECORATIVE MUTILATION

Note for popular distribution

BOX 82

875 TESUQUE

Printed item

T. Dale Stewart to Eva Louis Statler, 5/6/59, identifying specimens

876 TEXTILES

Printed material

Lists of specimens of Salish, Han-Kutchin, Yukon and Mackinzie River Valley Athapascans

Textile Museum workshop notes

877 THAILAND

Abbot Low Moffat to Herbert Krieger, 9/19/57, with attached list of Mangkut's Queens' and children

Note on 1867 gifts of king to the Smithsonian, acc. 5318, cat. 27205-20

878 THEOSOPHY

Printed material

879 THROWING STICKS

Drawings

Photograph

Notes

Printed illustrations and map showing distribution

880 TIBET

Photographs of monks embroidering

881 TIDEWATER INDIANS

Printed material

Letter, Martha A. Quigg to Herbert Krieger, 12/24/41, re ancient "finds" etc. copied from an old geography

Sketches of artifacts

Notes by Krieger, Walter Hough

John A. Sachse to Hough, 2/5/32 re man working on old oyster bed

Christopher Wren to J. D. McGuire, 9/30/04 re an archeological site in Virginia

C. B. McVay, Jr. to Krieger, 11/20/31 re the name Wicomico

E. B. Taylor to John Wesley Powell, 8/23/88 re Powhatan's mantle (with photograph acquired in 1934)

  1. TIDEWATER INDIANS

Letters of Hough, Ravena, William Henry Holmes, 1906, re Jamestown Exposition, with drawings and descriptions of costumes.

883 TIDEWATER INDIANS

Chart of D. C. population. 1880 and n. d.

Printed material

Newspapers

884 TIERRA DE FUEGO

Bibliography for popular distribution

885 TOLOWA INDIANS

Statement for popular distribution

886 TOMAHAWKS

Exhibit label

887 TOOLS

Drawings

Notes or draft by William H. Holmes

Photographs

888 TOOKER, W. W.

Bibliography

889 TRADE AND COMMERCE

Printed material

Office of Indian Affairs, 8/11/33, "List of Licensed Indian Traders Shown by States" (processed)

890 TRANSPORTATION

Illustrations

Clippings

"Inscription over Pavillion, Union Station, Washington, D. C., Selected by President Eliot of Harvard University." (processed)

891 TRAPS AND TRAPPING

Letter A. Cohn to Otis T. Mason, 6/9/02 re material used by Washo for nets and handles of water jugs and transmitting specimen of net

Notes

Clippings

Drawings of traps (some by W. L. Abbott of Dyak trap)

BOX 83

892 TREATIES, INDIAN

Printed material

Herbert Krieger to Miss Weiss, 6/26/53 re documents of Michael Zemany, Jr.

893 TROPHIES

Notes, all with endorsements of Army Medical Museum, 1860s and 70s

894 TURKEY

Clipping

895 UTAH

Clipping

Notes

"The Land God Made Himself"

Printed item

896 UTAH--GEORGE H. PEPPER COLLECTION

Photographs

Letter, Pepper to Otis T. Mason 9/12/03

897 VENEZUELA

State Department Despatch, H. M. Volcott, American Consul, 9/14/28, "German Colonization in Venezuela"

898 WARD, LESTER F.

Bibliography

899 WARD, FANNIE B.

Schedule of property

900 WARFARE

Notes, probably by Walter Hough

901 WASHINGTON, D. C.--HISTORIC HOUSES

Clipping

902 WASHAKI

"Key to Autobiography of Chief Washakie"

903 WEAPONS ((5 folders)

  1. Notes, sketches, descriptions of specimens, including a notebook, of mixed material of

Otis T. Mason and Walter Hough

905 Printed material

906 Photographs, largely of armor

BOX 83-A

907 WEAPONS (CONT'D)

Vocabulary

908 WEAVING

Illustrations

Photograph of Pomo basket in C. P. Wilcombe collection

Notes

Printed material

List, "Navajo Blankets Belonging to Dr. Matthews Collected in 1880-1884"

909 WECKLER, JOSEPH E.

Letter, Harriet M. Smith to Joseph E. Weckler, Assistant Curator, ethnology

910 WEST

Copies of Life Magazine and copy of April 23, 1959 Cody Enterprise

  1. WEST INDIES

Saba--note for popular distribution

912 WEST VIRGINIA

Bibliography for popular distribution

913 WESTERN ART

Printed material

914 WEIGHTS AND MEASUREMENTS

Data for reply to inquiry by Herbert W. Krieger, 2/1/40

915 WHALING COLLECTION

"List of drugs and medicines taken from an exhibit of containers--for some-- exhibited originally at the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition, 1876."

BOX 84

916 WILLIAMS, TALCOTT

Letters

To Secretary of Smithsonian, report, 7/7/90

To S. P. Langley, 7/8/90 and 7/28/90, re his trip to Washington to unpack specimens

To G. B. Goode, 7/25/90, transmitting artifacts

To G. B. Goode, 7/3/91, re purchase of artifacts belonging to William Reed Lewis

To Otis T. Mason, 7/6/92 and 7/13/92, re shipment of material to him

From E. Y. Hawley, 3/22/93, re photographs requested

From F. W. True, 5/5/93, re botantical specimens requested

From William H. Holmes, 6/24/11, enclosing Walter Hough to Holmes re work Williams wanted to do on manuscripts and collections with related material.

Elizabeth Dunbar to Hough, 6/30/34, re her work on Williams and distribution of Williams' papers

Manuscripts

917 "Archeological Notes in Morocco"

918 "Costumes in North Africa"

919 "Embroideries"

920 "Geographical and Geological Notes"

921 "Introduction to Vocabularies," with word list

922 "Marriage, Birth, and Burial Customs in Morocco"

923 "Mohammedaniam in Morocco"

Notes and lists of specimens

924 "Fez Pottery"

"List of articles procured for the United States National Museum in North Morocco, April, May, and June, 1889"

"Musical instruments collected by Talcott Williams"

"Aoeesawa Snake-charmer's Kit"

"Costume of a Fez Woman of Quality, Indoor and Outdoor"

"Geballi Woman's Costume"

"Illustrating the Use of the Ground Palm"

"Carpenter's Lathe"

"Illustrating Artificial Light"

"Preparation of Food"

"Mill Stones"

"Utensils and Implements"

"Weights and Measurements"

"Pottery"

"Geballi Costume of North Morocco"

"Costume of Coast Peasant Woman"

925 Musical Transcriptions

926 Miscellaneous Notes

927 Maps

Printed item annotated to show Williams' travels in 1890.

WILLIAMS, TALCOTT (CONT'D)

Photographs

928 Notebook to record photographs

Photographs arranged by following subjects:

929 Camels

930 Costumes

931 Market

932 Miscellaneous

933 Musicians

BOX 85

934 Musicians

935 People

936 Snake Charmers

937 Trade, Agriculture, burden bearing, implements

938 WILCOX, GENERAL T. E.

List of Specimens Presented by Gen. T. E. Wilcox, U. S. Army Medical Museum.

939 WILLIS, E. B.

Clippings, printed material, etc. re Moroccan industries

Report on Moroccan crafts, April 8, 1957.

940 WINCHELL, N. H.

Bibliography of work between 1869 and 1904

941 WILSON, THOMAS

Letters

From James Mooney, 6/28/96, forwarding material on Indian agriculture

From R. Steiner, 3/2/96, re prehistoric agriculture in South mentioned in Bartam's Travels

From A. J. Standing, 3/21/96, re agriculture on the Plains, especially mentioning the Wichitas, Caddos, Comanches, Kiowas, and Apaches

WILSON, THOMAS (CONT'D)

From A. J. Standing, 4/7/96, following up the above letter

From E. Lewis Sturtevant, 9/24/96, 11/1/95, re prehistoric corn

From William Hayes Ward, 11/8/98, re Middle Eastern plows

From James Wilson, 11/16/99 and 11/23/99 re publication of Wilson material.

942 Notes and Manuscript

Re Poisoned arrow points

943 Notes

Re early man in America, with illustration

944-5 Notes and Manuscript (2 folders)

Re prehistoric agriculture

BOX 85-A

945 a. "The Calaveras Skull"

b. "The Antiquity of Man in Its Relation to the Peopling of America"

c. Copy, letter, A. F. White to Wilson, May 17, 1892, and Wilson to White, February 2-, 1893, re attached manuscript, White, "Calaveras Skull"

d. "Amulets, Charms, Talesmans, and Divinities"

e. Casanowicz notes on amulets, with manuscript "Jewish Amulets in the National Museum"

f. "Art in Prehistoric Times," with drawings of bracelets and Rings, Musee prehistorique Art" etc. etc. etc. and list of slides of Wilson lectrue on prehistoric art

g. Zelia Nuttall, biographical sketch, printed material, letters from W. H. Holmes to Nuttal and Nuttal to Holmes, 1917-20; photograph of bust of Marco Tullio Cicerone, R. Galleria Uffizi, Florence

h. Walter Hough, "The Distribution of Gray Pottery in the Pueblo Region"

BOX 85-B

i. "Similarity of thought Not Necessarily Evidence of Similarity in Culture," Meeting of Section H, AAAS, New Haven, Conn, Dec. 27, 1899

j. Bibliography of Smithsonian anthropologists, 1892?

k. Manuscript on "some of the curisoties of the animal instinct of perpetuation of species, which is the foundation of marriage"

l. Notes and clippings on marriage customs

m. E. Schmidt, "The Mound Builders and their Relation to Indians"

n. "Man and His Wanderings"

BOX 85-C

946 Address

"Memorandum for an address on 'Prehistoric Farming and Farming Implements' to be delivered before the club at Manassas in August, 1885"

947 Miscellaneous notes

Re prehistoric agriculture

948 Photographs and illustrations

949 WOMEN - Letters to Otis T. Mason

From Roland B. Dixon, 11/23/07, re Maidu netted caps

From George A. Dorsey, 6/14/07, re religious practices of Indian women and prints of women engaged in various occupations

From Constance Goddard DuBois, 11/9/?, re work among the Liusenos and Dieguenos

From Pliny E. Goddard, 12/21/06, Hupa skin dressing and women

From G. B. Gordon, 11/1/07, 2/10/08, 3/13/08 seeking permission to use photographs of Eskimo women

From Walter Hough, ca. 5/07 and 7/22/07 re work on manuscript on women

From A. L. Kroeber, 10/15/06, re differences between men's and women's languages.

From T. Landsbert, ca. 3/07, re photographs sent

From E. W. Nelson, 9/28/06, re lack of material on Eskimo women

From N. W. Thomas, several letters and card 1906-07, re work on portion of volume on women

From Richard Rathbun, 9/20/06, re work on volume in connection with N. W. Thomas

From R. S. Shckelford, 1907, letters re photographs

From C. B. Waite, 7/15/07 and 12/2/9/07, re use of photographs

Letters of O. T. Mason, 1907-08 to William H. Holmes, Walter Hough, Richard Rathbun, and Northcote W. Thomas

950 WOMEN -- MISCELLANEOUS MATERIAL

Notes on Walter Hough and Otis T. Mason

Letter, W. E. DeRiemer to Hough, 7/15/07, re Jamestown Ter-Centenniel Exposition

Subject list of photographs sold by C. C. Perce and Company

Photograph and drawing

Copy of Minnie F. Reynolds, "Women as Inventors," Interurban Woman Suffrage Series No. 6, 1908.

951-2 WOMEN -- NOTEBOOKS (2)

Clippings

Notes by Otis T. Mason

J. F. Snyder to Mason, 9/13/92 re work of Indian women, especially their part in Shoshoni canoe making

Bertha Honore Malmer to Mason, 3/29/93, offering help with his work

J. W. Fewkes to Mason, 11/11/94, re criticisms of "Woman's Share in Primitive Cultures

BOX 86

953 WPA

Blank forms: Time sheets and form for Index of American Design

954 WPA

Completed time sheets and administrative memoranda and letters, 1933-40

955 WRIGHT, GEORGE FREDERICK

Bibliography

956 YAVAPAI

Clipping

957 YMCA

"Future of the YMCA"

958 ZODIAC

Typed note for popular distribution

959 ZOROASTRIANISM

Notes by I. M. Casanowicz

Printed material

960 ZULU

Note for distribution

961 ZUNI

Draft labels by Frank H. Cushing

Notes by Walter Hough

Printed material

"Articles Used by Zuni Women in Making Pottery," Ales Hrdlicka, with Zuni word and English notes.

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