MS 2767 Two partial translations of Bill Leaf's Wisahkeha story collected by Truman Michelson

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2767
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Leaf, Bill
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Two partial English translations of Bill Leaf's Meskwaki (Fox) story of Wisahkeha (Wisakea). One is a free translation by Leo Walker, based on a reading of the syllabary by Austin Grant (Sauk). The translator of the second text is unidentified. The original Meskwaki text by Leaf is not present.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2767

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Legend" 4/28/2014.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 2767, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Tricksters 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
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