MS 2789 Two Fox stories by Jim Peters, Sam Peters, and an unidentified writer
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2789
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Peters, Jim, 1866-
Poweshiek, Ida
Dates:
1929, undated
Languages:
Multiple languages
In Meskwaki (Fox) and English.
Physical Description:
96 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Two handwritten Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts with English translations collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Jim Peters and Sam Peters wrote "Old man who could run fast." An unidentified writer authored "One Indian." Both were translated into English by Ida Poweshiek in 1929. The Meskwaki texts are undated.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2789

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "An old woman who ran fast Legend" 4/30/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 2789, 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/