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The Resource Communication from the Secretary of State, transmitting the report of Mr. Schoolcraft, one of the agents appointed to take the census or enumeration of Indians, &c

Communication from the Secretary of State, transmitting the report of Mr. Schoolcraft, one of the agents appointed to take the census or enumeration of Indians, &c

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Communication from the Secretary of State, transmitting the report of Mr. Schoolcraft, one of the agents appointed to take the census or enumeration of Indians, &c
Title
Communication from the Secretary of State, transmitting the report of Mr. Schoolcraft, one of the agents appointed to take the census or enumeration of Indians, &c
Title variation
Report of Mr. Schoolcraft, to the Secretary of State, transmitting the census returns in relation to the Indians
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Author
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MIGCL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Indigenous Peoples: North America
Label
Communication from the Secretary of State, transmitting the report of Mr. Schoolcraft, one of the agents appointed to take the census or enumeration of Indians, &c
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:INDP&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=AKCLPC234140361&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:norm94900
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Publication
Note
  • Caption title
  • At head of title: State of New York, No. 24, In Senate, January 22, 1846
  • Also pub. under title: Notes on the Iroquois, or, Contributions to the statistics, aboriginal history, antiquities and general ethnology of western New York
  • Reproduction of the original from the Bruce Peel Special Collections Library, University of Alberta
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical and ethnological minutes. Sketch of the Iroquois groups of aboriginal tribes ; Ethnological suggestions ; Indian cosmogony ; Gleams of their ancient general history -- Origins and history of the Iroquois, as a distinct people. Mohawks ; Oneidas and the Oneida stone ; Onondagas ; Cayugas ; Senecas and their origin ; Tuscaroras, and their flight from North Carolina ; Necariages ; St. Regis colony -- Epoch and principles of the Iroquois League. Considerations ; Era of the confederacy ; Principles of their government and totemic bond ; Ancient worship and system of astronomy ; Witchcraft, its theory and practical evils ; Wife's right to property, limited nature of marriage contract -- Archæology. Vestiges of an ancient French fort in Lenox ; Ancient site of the Onondagas at Kasonda ; Antiquities of Pompey, Camillus, &c. ; Ancient fort of Osco at Auburn ; Vestiges of an ancient elliptical work at Canandaigua ; Fort-Hill, Genessee county ; Rock-citadel of Kienuka, in Niagara county ; Circular fort at Deoseowa, Erie county -- Ancient state of Indian art -- Relics of Aboriginal art in western New-York. Class 1, Nabikoagunä (medals) ; Class 2, Medäekä (amulets) ; Class 3, Attejgunä (implements of art) ; Class 4, Opoagunä (pipes) ; Class 5, Minäce (beads) ; Class 6, Peägä (wampums) ; Class 7, Mudwämina (jingling dress ornaments ; Class 8, Otoaugunä (ear jewels) ; Class 9, Æs (shells) ; Class 10, Ochalis (nose jewels) -- Oral traditions of the Iroquois, historical and symbolic. Ancient shipwreck of a vessel on the coast ; Forays into the Cherokee and Cataba country ; Exploit of Hiadeoni ; Seneca embassy of peace to the Cherokees, and exploit of Awl ; Grave-yard serpent and corn giant ; Allusion to the siege of Fort Stanwix and battle of Oriskary ; Defeat of the Kah-Kwahs ; Epoch of the confederacy ; Some passages of their wars with monsters and giants -- Topical inquiries. Who were the Eries? ; Building of the first vessel on the upper lakes ; Who were the Alleghans? ; War with the Kah-Kwahs and their retreat down the Allegany -- Miscellaneous traits. Infant Atotarho ; Read Jacket and the Wyandot and Delaware claim to supremace ; Brant and the Buffalo church ; The county clerk and the wolf scalp ; Specimen of Iroquois picture writing -- Moral and social condition and prospects -- Abstract of census returns -- Deaf and dumb, idiots, lunatics and blind
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (285, vii pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, plans.
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)899259108
  • (MiFhGG)INDP001018
Label
Communication from the Secretary of State, transmitting the report of Mr. Schoolcraft, one of the agents appointed to take the census or enumeration of Indians, &c
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:INDP&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=AKCLPC234140361&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:norm94900
Publication
Note
  • Caption title
  • At head of title: State of New York, No. 24, In Senate, January 22, 1846
  • Also pub. under title: Notes on the Iroquois, or, Contributions to the statistics, aboriginal history, antiquities and general ethnology of western New York
  • Reproduction of the original from the Bruce Peel Special Collections Library, University of Alberta
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical and ethnological minutes. Sketch of the Iroquois groups of aboriginal tribes ; Ethnological suggestions ; Indian cosmogony ; Gleams of their ancient general history -- Origins and history of the Iroquois, as a distinct people. Mohawks ; Oneidas and the Oneida stone ; Onondagas ; Cayugas ; Senecas and their origin ; Tuscaroras, and their flight from North Carolina ; Necariages ; St. Regis colony -- Epoch and principles of the Iroquois League. Considerations ; Era of the confederacy ; Principles of their government and totemic bond ; Ancient worship and system of astronomy ; Witchcraft, its theory and practical evils ; Wife's right to property, limited nature of marriage contract -- Archæology. Vestiges of an ancient French fort in Lenox ; Ancient site of the Onondagas at Kasonda ; Antiquities of Pompey, Camillus, &c. ; Ancient fort of Osco at Auburn ; Vestiges of an ancient elliptical work at Canandaigua ; Fort-Hill, Genessee county ; Rock-citadel of Kienuka, in Niagara county ; Circular fort at Deoseowa, Erie county -- Ancient state of Indian art -- Relics of Aboriginal art in western New-York. Class 1, Nabikoagunä (medals) ; Class 2, Medäekä (amulets) ; Class 3, Attejgunä (implements of art) ; Class 4, Opoagunä (pipes) ; Class 5, Minäce (beads) ; Class 6, Peägä (wampums) ; Class 7, Mudwämina (jingling dress ornaments ; Class 8, Otoaugunä (ear jewels) ; Class 9, Æs (shells) ; Class 10, Ochalis (nose jewels) -- Oral traditions of the Iroquois, historical and symbolic. Ancient shipwreck of a vessel on the coast ; Forays into the Cherokee and Cataba country ; Exploit of Hiadeoni ; Seneca embassy of peace to the Cherokees, and exploit of Awl ; Grave-yard serpent and corn giant ; Allusion to the siege of Fort Stanwix and battle of Oriskary ; Defeat of the Kah-Kwahs ; Epoch of the confederacy ; Some passages of their wars with monsters and giants -- Topical inquiries. Who were the Eries? ; Building of the first vessel on the upper lakes ; Who were the Alleghans? ; War with the Kah-Kwahs and their retreat down the Allegany -- Miscellaneous traits. Infant Atotarho ; Read Jacket and the Wyandot and Delaware claim to supremace ; Brant and the Buffalo church ; The county clerk and the wolf scalp ; Specimen of Iroquois picture writing -- Moral and social condition and prospects -- Abstract of census returns -- Deaf and dumb, idiots, lunatics and blind
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (285, vii pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, plans.
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)899259108
  • (MiFhGG)INDP001018

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