MS 2739 Fox text by C.H. Chuck
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2739
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Chuck, C.H.
Whitewater, Arthur
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Multiple languages
In
Meskwaki (Fox)
and
English
.
Physical Description:
54 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text on Swan dance handwritten by C.H. Chuck, with an English translation by Arthur Whitewater, a Kickapoo. On the first page of the Meskwaki text is a note in another hand: "Story told by Mr. Wah-be-neh no swah- or Mr. White Buffalo." The English translation is titled, "Story about one Indian being betrayed by Giant butterfly."

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2739

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Giant Butterfly (?); Swan (?) Legends" 4/25/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 2739, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Fox language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folklore Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Narratives Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fox Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture 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/