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5 Civilized Tribes

 Collection
Identifier: MS.1278
Scope and Contents Collection consists of civil documents - subpoenas and township distribution. Subpoenas regarding Thomas Allison, et al. from the Circuit Court United States, Eastern District of Oklahoma to 1. M.P. Mathis, 2. McAlister(?) Grocery Company, 3. W.A. Mitchell, 4. H.G. Malot, 5. R.L. McLendon, 6. M.G. Elder, 7. M.G. Elder. Also, allotment of land to tribal members (?), perhaps of the Seminole nation? Donated by Ernie Howard on 17 November, 2003 of Pasadena, CA.
Dates: 1909

A Cave at Promontory Point, Utah.

 Collection
Identifier: MS.1004
Dates: tbd

John James Abert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-675
Abstract This collection contains a letter from John James Abert to C.F. Mercer, written 1836 January 5; and an undated, unsigned biographic note on John James Abert.
Dates: 1836

Aboriginal Shell and Stone Work of the Southern California Coast

 Collection
Identifier: MS-773
Abstract This file contains a typed copy of a manuscript entitled "Aboriginal Shell and Stone Work of the Southern California Coast" by Eugene Robinson. Manuscript includes original ink illustrations. A note by Robinson states: Most of the sketches in this paper were drawn from specimens in the Los Angeles and Southwest Museums.
Dates: circa 1939

Affidavit of Joseph Martin

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Identifier: MS-759
Abstract This is a hand-written affadavit by Joseph Martin regarding his experiences and subsequent resignation as an instructor at the government school for Navajos in Fort Defiance, Arizona, signed and notarized October 19, 1892.
Dates: 1892 October 19

Ales Hrdlicka, El Gran Antropologo

 Collection
Identifier: MS.1237
Dates: undated

Allan Hancock Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS.1364
Scope and contents The Allan Hancock Collection contains a bound photo album Allan Hancock Expeditions: Children of the Sun and a book Voyages of the Velero III. Many of the Children of the Sun portrait prints are included in the Voyages of the Velero III book.
Dates: circa 1930s

American Indian Sign Language Notes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-862
Abstract This is a collection of notes made by Charles Fletcher Lummis of descriptions of hand positions and motions for words and phrases.
Dates: undated

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Indians of North America -- California 29
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Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar 4
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Alliot, Hector 3
Archaeological Institute of America. Southwest Society 3
Cochise, Apache Chief 3
Collier, John 3
Dentzel, Carl S. 3
Fiske, Turbese Lummis. 3
Frémont, John Charles 3
Hall, Sharlot Mabridth 3
Harris, Archie Lee 3
Jackson, Grant 3
Skinner, Alanson 3
Stearns, Abel 3
Strobridge, Idah Meacham 3
United States. Indian Claims Commission 3
Van Valkenburgh, Richard 3
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Colt Manufacturing Company 2
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Houlihan, Patrick T. 2
Ingalls, George W. 2
Katchongva, Dan, Chief 2
Keppler, Joseph, Jr. 2
Knox, Mertice McCrea Buck 2
Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis) 2
Langenberger, Augustus 2
Levi Family 2
Levi, Linda 2
Los Angeles Times 2
Lummis, Eve 2
Maude, F. H. (Frederic Hamer) 2
McClintock, James H. 2
McClintock, Walter 2
Muir, John 2
Murray, E. F. 2
Newmark Family 2
Newmark, Maurice Harris 2
Newmark, Myer Joseph 2
Nidever, George 2
Northrop, Marie E. 2
Parker, Arthur Caswell 2
Powell, Lawrence Clark 2
Rush, Art 2
Saunders, Charles Francis 2
Schroeder, Albert H. 2
Sepulveda (Family) 2
Serra, Junípero 2
Stirling, Matthew Williams 2
Sutter, John Augustus 2
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Standing Rock Agency 2
United States. Dept. of the Interior 2
United States. Office of Indian Affairs 2
Wagner, Henry Raup 2
Walker, Joseph Reddeford 2
Williamson, Ten Broeck 2
Wilson, Benjamin Davis 2
Wolfskill, William 2
Woodward, Arthur 2
Abert, John James 1
Albanas, Jose Juan 1
Alexander, Hartley Burr 1
Alexander, VI, Pope 1
Allen, J. A. 1
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