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Drawing by Bianki of visionary experience

Creator:
Bianki  Search this
Collector:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Collector:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Correspondent:
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Extent:
1 item (leaf )
Culture:
Kiowa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
List of names, Kiowa songs, misc. notes and drawings relating to system of Native writing.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV MS1915H15

NAA MS 1915

OPPS NEG 92-10952
Topic:
Names -- Kiowa  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 1915, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 1915 Kiowa vocabulary and notes
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National Anthropological Archives
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry

Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
50 Items (circa 50 drawings, pencil and crayon, 16 x 26 cm.-39 x 92 cm.)
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Comanche Indians  Search this
Kiowa Indians  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Ledger drawings
Date:
1902-1906
Scope and Contents:
Pencil and crayon drawings intermixed with Manuscript notes by Mooney. Oversize drawings identified as Cheyenne, Cheyenne or Arapaho, Kiowa, Dakota and Comanche. Typed list of these, with annotations made by Father Peter J. Powell during visit to National Anthropological Archives is included with master list of drawings in N.A.A. Many of the oversize drawings were preliminary sketches for the Cheyenne tipi curtain now on exhibit at the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois. Previously cataloged as "Kiowa and others." However, it was changed to the Cheyenne file after more complete identifications supplied by Karen D. Peterson and Father Powell showed that the majority of the drawings were Cheyenne.
Box I: Notes and drawings relating to men and horses in war paint, shields, tipis, shield tripods, lances and pennants. (Oklahoma) (March, 1902-April, 1906.) Pencil and crayon drawings intermixed with Manuscript notes by Mooney. 219 pages and slips (some with material on both sides.) List of owners of shields and tipis, in handwriting of unknown person, with Manuscript notes by both Karen D. Peterson and Father Peter J. Powell. (Washington, D.C.)(1968 ?-1971.) Manuscript document. 7 pages. According to list, 51 of the 80 owners have been identified as "Cheyenne" or "Cheyenne?"; 12 owners have been identified "Kiowa" or "Kiowa?"; 8 are unidentified; 3 each are Kiowa-Apache and Arapaho; and one each is Comanche, Crow and Ute.
The tipis are shown in finished drawings in Manuscript Number 2531, Volumes 9 and 10. The entire contents of boxes are discussed in detail in Manuscript Number 2531, volume 5; notations apparently refer to what pages in 2531, volume 5 discuss the subject of the drawing, e.g., the note "54-55a" on David Pendleton's shield. Drawings with notes have been separated by name of owner and filed alphabetically in sections on shields and tipis. Most of the drawings have Manuscript notes by Mooney as to owner, date, artist and place; for details see individual photo catalog cards to copy neg. nos. 72-1826 CN through 72-1926 CN, 72-1939 CN and and 72-1940 CN. A few drawings were also signed by the artists themselves. All the drawings which are dated, date between March, 1902 and April, 1906; the Administrative Reports of BAE-ARs for those years confirms Mooney's presence in Oklahoma from February 1902 until he left in April, 1906.
Box 2: Unidentified shield and tipi drawings. Many of the numbered pages are those cut by Mooney from his Kiowa volumes (Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript Number 2531, Volumes 1-5). Oversize drawings: Tribes tentatively identified as Cheyenne, Cheyenne or Arapaho, Kiowa, Dakota, Comanche. 16 drawings. See typed list; copy filed with drawings, master copy inserted in Master copy of catalog of drawings, 11/71.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2538
Album Information:
NAA MS 2538 JMND-000
Topic:
Heraldry -- Cheyenne  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Genre/Form:
Ledger drawings
Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2538
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2538
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Charles Murphy preliminary drawing of tipi camp scene

Creator:
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Drawing (colored pencil, crayon, and graphite, 51 x 59 cm.)
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Ledger drawings
Date:
ca. 1903?
Scope and Contents:
Laminated. Drawing on both recto and verso with painted tipi, sweat lodge, horse with travois, and family members engaged in various activities. This drawing is a preliminary drawing for a more complete image appearing in Ms. 2531, vol. 10 (08901300).
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08635101

NAA INV 08635102

NAA MS 2538
Album Information:
NAA MS 2538 JMND-012
Genre/Form:
Ledger drawings
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Hubble Big Horse drawing of battle scene between Cheyenne warrior with shield and Crow

Creator:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Drawing (colored pencil, crayon, and graphite, 34 x 77 cm.)
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Crow Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Ledger drawings
Date:
1903 June 26
Scope and Contents:
Inscription reads: "Crow Indian, Cheyenne." Signed and dated: H. B. Horse, June 26,'03; laminated.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08634200

NAA MS 2538
Album Information:
NAA MS 2538 JMND-001
Genre/Form:
Ledger drawings
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Anonymous Cheyenne drawing of four scenes of warrior with same shield striking a series of enemies

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Drawing (colored pencil, crayon, and graphite, 46 x 61 cm.)
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Ledger drawings
Date:
ca. 1903?
Scope and Contents:
Laminated.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08634900

NAA MS 2538
Album Information:
NAA MS 2538 JMND-010
Genre/Form:
Ledger drawings
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref10

Two Devils Holding Calumets Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Scope and Contents:
Detail from White Shield's Tipi
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918000

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref100

Mounted Warrior Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Kiowa Apache Indians -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
05 DEC 1904
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918100

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Plains Apache  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref101

Mounted Warrior; Tipi Nearby Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
SEP 1904
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918200

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Shield with Crescents Drawing

Collector:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Kiowa Indians -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
FEB 1902
Scope and Contents:
Drawings by Native artists to illustrate James Mooney's notes on Kiowa "heraldry" as he termed shield and tipi designs.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918300

NAA MS 2538: Box 1

OPPS NEG 92-11128
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref103

Daveko II Shield with Bird and Rainbow Designs Drawing

Creator:
Apache John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Apache Indians  Search this
Kiowa Apache Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1904
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918400

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Plains Apache  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref104

Outside/ Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
American Indian  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Scope and Contents:
Inside of Shield: Outside with Three Feather Pendants, Inside with Concentric Lines
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918500

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref105

Outside/ Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
American Indian  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Scope and Contents:
Inside of Shield: Outside with Crescent and Three Pendants, Inside with Panther (?)
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918600

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref106

Outside Drawing

Creator:
Apache John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
American Indian  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Scope and Contents:
Inside of Shield: Outside with Two Otter Skins Hanging, Inside with Sun (?) Between Two Crescents
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918700

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref107

Shield with Four Feathers Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
11 APR 1906
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918800

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref108

Front and Back Views of Indian Head; Pendant Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08918900

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref109

Silver Horn preliminary drawings for hide painting illustrating aspects of the Sun Dance

Creator:
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Drawing (colored pencil, crayon, and graphite, 39 x 41 cm.)
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Ledger drawings
Date:
ca. 1903?
Scope and Contents:
Laminated. The completed hide painting is in the artifact collection, cat. No. 229,897.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08635000

NAA MS 2538
Album Information:
NAA MS 2538 JMND-011
Genre/Form:
Ledger drawings
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref11

Horse with Painted Marks Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
n.d
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08919000

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref110

Shield with Bear Tracks and Feathered Pendant Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Kiowa Indians -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
08 FEB 1906
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08919100

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref111

Indian Wearing Feathered Headdress Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Kiowa Indians -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
08 FEB 1906
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08919200

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref112

Horse with Green Paint, Bridle, and Blanket Drawing

Collection Creator:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921  Search this
Collection Artist:
Big Horse, Hubble.  Search this
Silver Horn, 1860-1940  Search this
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)  Search this
Bianki  Search this
Lame Dog.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf )
Culture:
Kiowa Indians -- (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
08 FEB 1906
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08919300

NAA MS 2538: Box 1
Local Note:
drawing
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2538, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 2538 James Mooney notes and drawings on Cheyenne and Kiowa heraldry
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms2538-ref113

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