Haudenosaunee materials, Violetta Delafield-Benjamin Smith Barton Collection

Haudenosaunee | Onondaga | Seneca
Alternate forms: Iroquois
Language(s): English
Date: 1796-1798
Type: Text
Extent: 2 items
Description: Two letters to John G. E. Heckewelder. The first inquires whether Heckewelder knows of the sacrifice of a large tortoise or other animal by the Onondaga. The other is regarding an Onondaga vocabulary and an Indian Bible which Heckewelder is to send. [Both from originals in the Gilbert Collection, College of Physicians, Philadelphia.]
Violetta Delafield-Benjamin Smith Barton Collection (Mss.B.B284d)