Papers : [microform]
- Majority of material found within 1909 - 1919
Russian ethnologist and linguist noted for his studies on Siberian peoples, especially the Koryaks and Yukaghirs. Led the Siberian Division of the American Museum of Natural History's Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1900-1902).
2 boxes (19 items) (2 boxes (19 items))
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Indicator 1 Holder of originals: American Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Anthropology.
Holograph and typescripts.
Contains articles on the Aleuts of Commander Islands, as well as the native peoples of Siberia (Kamchadals, Yukaghirs and Koryaks), describing their general conditions, physical types, social culture and relationships, religion, folklore, art and languages. Also included are two drafts of dictionaries of Russian and aboriginal languages, and excavation notes of Attu Island, Island of Umnak, and other archaeological sites. Mostly in Russian.
Most items are undated; some are dated 1909, 1910 and 1919.
Original in the AMNH Dept. of Anthropology.
Type of reproduction--Microfilm.; Place of reproduction--[New York, N.Y. :; Agency responsible for reproduction--American Museum of Natural History: Date of reproduction--1988]. Physical description of reproduction--1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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