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Title Letter [manuscript]: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, to [Edward E.] Ayer, [Chicago, Ill.], 1901 Sept. 30
Author Hodge, Frederick Webb (1864-1956)
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: September 30, 1901, letter to Edward E. Ayer, commenting on the significance of Ayer’s manuscript map showing Creek, Cherokee, and Choctaw towns, which Hodge had borrowed and was returning by express. The map is "A Map of the Southern Indian District of North America compiled under the direction of John Stuart... By Joseph Purcell". (Ayer MS map 228)
Places Washington, D.C., United States
Keywords anthropology, Bureau of Ethnology, Newberry Library, town, map
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Southeast
Additional Information Anthropologist, author of Handbook of American Indians, and long-time Smithsonian Bureau of American Ethnology employee.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 382
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue