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Alternate forms: Haudenosaunee, Skarù:ręˀ, Six Nations
Contributor: Gansworth, Nellie | Green, Jonas | Hewitt, David | Hickerson, Harold, 1923- | Hickerson, Nancy Parrott | Mt. Pleasant, William | Printup, Denny | Reyburn, William D. | Rickard, Clinton, 1882-1971 | Rickard, Edgar | Smith, Dan | Turner, Glen D. | Wallace, Anthony F. C., 1923-2015
Subject: Ethnography | Great Law of Peace | Kinship | Medicine | Military service | New York (State)--History | North Carolina--History | Philippines--History--Philippine American War, 1899-1902 | Politics and government | Social life and customs | Spanish-American War, 1898 | Treaties | United States--History--French and Indian war, 1755-1763 | United States--History--War of 1812 | Warfare | Witchcraft
Extent: 176 pages
Description: The Tuscarora materials in the ACLS collection consist mainly of two items in the "Tuscarora" section of the finding aid. Anthony Wallace's "Notes to accompany Tuscarora recordings" accompany Mss.Rec.2, listed separately in this guide. These notes include some transcriptions and summaries of texts of recorde. Topics includes anecdotes, politics, genealogy and kinship terms, disease and magic, autobiographical stories, color perception, history and legend, and a reading of the Jefferson vocabulary. William Reyburn's "Tuscarora texts and Vocabularies" corresponds to Mss.Rec.9, listed separately in this guide. It includes interviews transcribed from recordings, and texts (including several versions of Crossing the Ice) with translations and Vocabularies. In the "Iroquois" section, some information on Tuscarora speakers and language are found in Hickerson's "Material on Iroquois dialects," a study of Iroquoian languages.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)
Contributor: Lounsbury, Floyd Glenn | Barbeau, Marius, 1883-1969 | Greene, Elton | Mithun, Marianne | Rudes, Blair A. | Crouse, Dorothy | Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937 | Kenohenyo, Nora Carrier | Printup, Marjorie | Smith, Dan | Wallace, Anthony F. C., 1923-2015 | Gansworth, Nellie
Description: The Tuscarora materials in the Lounsbury Papers include a dictionary by Chief Elton Greene, J.N.B. Hewitt's Tuscarora version of the Seneca Cosmology, and Blair Rudes's notes as he was developing his Tuscarora Dictionary in Series II. The recordings in Series VII include Lounsbury's work with Tuscarora speaker and teacher Marjorie Printup, which includes work on grammar, stories with explanations, Christian phrases, pedagogy, and reminiscences, etc. Also included are a significant number of tapes Lounsbury made with Tuscarora speaker Nellie Gansworth, many unidentified.
Collection: Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)