Indians of North America -- Medicine
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Kilpatrick collection of Cherokee manuscripts
Call Number: WA MSS S-2707
Abstract: The Kilpatrick collection of Cherokee manuscripts consists of material created and accumulated by Jack Kilpatrick and Anna Gritts Kilpatrick, dating from the 1890s to the 1960s. The material, entirely in the Cherokee syllabary, documents vernacular literacy in the Cherokee language, the practice of traditional medicine, social aspects of Christian religion and church organizations, dates and circumstances of death, funerary practices, and other topics relating to the history and culture of...