MS 2681 Malecite and Nascapi field notes collected by Truman Michelson
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2681
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1923
Languages:
Multiple languages
In English, Naskapi (Davis Inlet), and Maliseet.
Physical Description:
84 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Anthropometric, linguistic, and ethnographic notes on the Maliseet (Malecite) and Naskapi (Nascapi). These were collected by Truman Michelson during his 1923 fieldwork in Canada among the Maliseet at "Indian Village," 14 miles from Fredericton, New Brunswich and the Naskapi and other Indians from Davis Inlet, Ungava, and Northwest River while lodged at a Hudson Bay Company post at Northwest River in Newfoundland and Labrador. Michelson added additional notes at a later period.

Administration
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 2681

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Linguistics; some physical anthropology; general ethnology" 4/7/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 2681, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America -- anthropometry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Physical anthropology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Passamaquoddy language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Naskapi language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Linguistics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ethnology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maliseet-Passamaquoddy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Malecite Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Naskapi Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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