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Emma Shaw Colcleugh Collection

Inventory


Series I: Scrapbooks, 1883-1937
A collection of five scrapbooks consisting of articles written by Emma Shaw Colcleugh and organized by Colcleugh according to date and geographic location.

Text 1 Scrapbook
1.0 bound volumes
Dimensions: 10" x 12" x 1 3/4"

1897-1903
Text 2 Scrapbook
1.0 bound volumes
Dimensions: 10" x 12" x 1 3/4"

1896-1937
Text 3 Scrapbook
1.0 bound volumes
Dimensions: 10" x 12" x 1 3/4"

1890-1908
Text 4 Scrapbook
1.0 bound volumes
Dimensions: 10" x 12" x 1 3/4"

1888-1902
Text 5 Scrapbook
1.0 bound volumes
Dimensions: 9" x 10" x 1 1/4"

1883-1887

Series II: Inventory of field collections
Two inventories of Colcleugh’s ethnographic collection; one of handwritten field notes and one typewritten as part of the sale to Rudolph Haffenreffer in 1930.

Container Description Date
Notebook of field collections
1.0 notebook
Dimensions: 7" x 8" x 1"

1888-1894
Green List Inventory/Bill of sale
1.0 item
1930

Series III: Associated Materials, 1863-1896
Related items from travels; newspaper clipping, postcard, personal photographs and blank Canadian reservation forms.

Container Description Date
Providence Journal Newspaper Pages
2.0 pages

26 April 1896
Cree syllabary Psalms and Hymn Book
1.0 item


Subjects:
Cree language -- Writing
1877
Ration Ticket
1.0 item

1885-1887
Blank Treaty form
1.0 item


Subjects:
Cree Indians -- Treaties
1885-1887
Photograph of Emma Shaw
1.0 photographs
1863
Photograph of Emma Shaw
1.0 photographs
unknown
Postcard photograph of Emma Shaw Colcleugh's Den
1.0 postcard

Series IV: Ethnographic Collection
Collection of ethnographic objects acquired during Colcleugh’s travels and sold to Rudolf Haffenreffer in 1930.