MS 1635 Truman Michelson linguistic and ethnological notes on Ottawa and Munsee
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1635
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1922 August 29-September
Languages:
Multiple languages
Notes are in English, Ottawa, and Munsee.
Physical Description:
50 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Notepad containing Truman Michelson's Ottawa and Munsee linguistic and ethnological notes. In pencil in writing tablet as follows: pages [1-21]. Ottawa. Michigan. August 29- September, 1922. (23 pages, total; 2 pages written on backs.) pages [22-23]. Munsee. Moraviantown Reserve, Canada. September, 1922. pages [33-45]. Munsee. Six Nations Reserve, Canada. September, 1922.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm on file: Reel 56.
Existence and Location of Copies
Digital surrogates are available online.
Author
Sponsor
Digitization and preparation of these materials for online access has been funded through generous support from the Arcadia Fund.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1635

Local Note
Local Note
Pages 33-45 are written in very hard pencil and the writing is very faint. See typed transcript of ethnographic notes, but not vocabulary lists, on these pages, filed with the Manuscript in October 1971.

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Bibliography
Bibliography
This field work is referred to in 41st A.R., Bureau of American Ethnology, page 83. (The year is there misprinted as "1923," but 1922 is confirmed as the correct year by comparison with page 57 in the same report, referring to the work of 1921, and page 106, referring to the work of 1923.)

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1635, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Munsee language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ottawa language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Linguistics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ethnology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Delaware (Lenape) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Odawa (Ottawa) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ottawa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Munsee Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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