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Lenape
Language(s): English
Date: December 22, 1859
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 1 letter
Description: Concerns Delaware Indians' language. Seeks aid of a Philadelphian in translating Place names. Sends notes on his work.
Collection: John Fries Frazer Papers (Mss.B.F865)

Language(s): English
Date: October 27, 1855
Type:Text
Extent: 1 letter
Description: Objects to Frazer's hostile anonymous review of recent Smithsonian work on ethnology (Antiquities of Wisconsin), because of Frazer's lack of knowledge of ethnology.
Collection: John Fries Frazer Papers (Mss.B.F865)

Haida | Klickitat
Language(s): English
Date: December 31, 1839-January 1, 1840
Subject: Ethnography
Type:Text
Extent: 2 letters
Description: Discusses bow, quiver, and arrows of natives of Queen Charlotte Sound. Mentions Klickatat Indians. Includes sketch of a facade of a house.
Collection: John Fries Frazer Papers (Mss.B.F865)