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Vocabulary
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N98: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh. Notes. Miscellaneous #5) (District of Columbia) (1932) , 30 page(s)
Handwritten notes, presumably by Reo Fortune, contain vocabulary in an indigenous language with English translations. Undated.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N98: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh. Notes. Miscellaneous #5) (District of Columbia) (1932) , 30 page(s)
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Vocabulary
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 21 page(s)
Handwritten list of vocabulary in an indigenous language with English translations. Organized by subject, including White Terms, Body Parts, Religion, War, Coconuts, Bush, Sea, and Beasts. Likely written by Reo Fortune. Includes a notation that refers to 'M's notebook.' Undated.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 21 page(s)
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Vocabulary of Ink Blots
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 9: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Miscellany) (District of Columbia) (1928) , 54 page(s)
Undated, unsigned handwritten and typewritten notes on unlined note cards and slips of paper mostly regarding vocabulary, with notes written in an indigenous language and, often, their English equivalents. Some notes are citations to other works. Page 4 is titled 'Vocabulary of Ink Blots.' The last page is a maili...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 9: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Miscellany) (District of Columbia) (1928) , 54 page(s)
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Vocabulary/Grammar
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 25 page(s)
Handwritten notes, mostly in an indigenous language, appear to be lists of vocabulary words and grammar rules. Undated.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 25 page(s)
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War Dance, June 28 [1930]
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 5: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Field data. Notes. M. Mead. Typwritten) (District of Columbia) (28 June 1930) , 2 page(s)
Two pages of typed field notes describe war dances and songs performed at Wind Lodge on the Omaha Indian Reservation. Some songs have modern themes, such as victory in World War I. They include detailed descriptions of clothing, ceremonial items, etc., as well as mention of some personal interactions.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 5: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Field data. Notes. M. Mead. Typwritten) (District of Columbia) (28 June 1930) , 2 page(s)
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Westminster Lesson Leaf, Lesson VIII, August 24, 1930, Vol. 58, No. 8, Part 4
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 7: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Miscellany) (District of Columbia), in Westminster Lesson Leaf, Lesson VIII, August 24, 1930, Vol. 58, No. 8, Part 4 (Crawfordsville, IN: Presbyterian Church in the USA. Board of Publication and Sabbath-School Work, 1930), 2 page(s)
**The image(s) of the document may be omitted here because of copyright considerations** The August 24, 1930 issue of the Westminster Lesson Leaf is a two-sided, printed leaflet containing Bible verses (from both the American Standard and Authorized versions), and lessons about the meaning thereof. It was publishe...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 7: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Miscellany) (District of Columbia), in Westminster Lesson Leaf, Lesson VIII, August 24, 1930, Vol. 58, No. 8, Part 4 (Crawfordsville, IN: Presbyterian Church in the USA. Board of Publication and Sabbath-School Work, 1930), 2 page(s)
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White Comments
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 3: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Field data. Notes. M. Mead. Note cards #2) (District of Columbia) (1930) , 6 page(s)
Tabbed notecard with the handwritten title 'White Comments.' Five additional handwritten pages -- one dated July 2 -- contain comments from white people about Indians.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 3: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Field data. Notes. M. Mead. Note cards #2) (District of Columbia) (1930) , 6 page(s)
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Working List of Males in Aliatoa
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N98: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh. Notes. Miscellaneous #3) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 2 page(s)
Typewritten notes, with handwritten notations, titled 'Working List of Males in Aliatoa' lists names. No other information is provided. Undated.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N98: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh. Notes. Miscellaneous #3) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 2 page(s)
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Working Up Done in N.Y. After Field Trip, ?-1931
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Joint field notes. Kinship) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 40 page(s)
Forty pages contain notes, mostly handwritten, from March and April of Mead's 1929 travels in New Guinea and the Admiralty Islands. An index sheet indicates they were 'worked up' after her return to New York, at various times through 1931. Most notes have to do with kinship systems, including the Usiai system of A...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Joint field notes. Kinship) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 40 page(s)
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Xerox of Field Bulletins 1925/26
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written by Margaret Mead, 1901-1978, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N1: American Samoa, Folder 5: Mead field trip, 1925-26, Field Bulletins) (District of Columbia) (1925) , 56 page(s)
Cover sheets and Xerox copies of typewritten 'News Bulletins' by Margaret Mead, numbered I through XIV, written on her voyage from Honolulu, HI, to the Manu'a Islands and Tutuila, Samoa, dated August 10, 1925 to March 24, 1926. The first cover sheet is an unlined index card stapled to a full-size sheet of paper or...
written by Margaret Mead, 1901-1978, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N1: American Samoa, Folder 5: Mead field trip, 1925-26, Field Bulletins) (District of Columbia) (1925) , 56 page(s)
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