MS 1971 Texts on Kickapoo mortuary customs and observances collected by Truman Michelson
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1971
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Multiple languages
In Kickapoo and English.
Physical Description:
75 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Five notebooks containing texts handwritten in Kickapoo syllabary and a phonetic transcription on mortuary customs and observances. A sixth notebook contains English translations, as well as anthropometric measurements of Joseph Murdock and his daughter, Rose. Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo that resided in Oklahoma, frequently assisted Michelson in his Kickapoo research.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Microfilm-University of Michigan- Anthropology 10/52.
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 1971

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1971, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Funeral rites and ceremonies Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kickapoo language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Narratives Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mexican Kickapoo Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kickapoo Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Murdock, Joseph Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/