MS 3216 Truman Michelson notes on Cheyenne vocabulary with comparisons to Central Algonquian languages
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3216
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Petter, Rodolphe Charles, 1865-1947
Dates:
circa 1930s
Languages:
Notes are in
Cheyenne
,
English
, and Central Algonquian languages.
Physical Description:
40 Items
cards
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Cards containing Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Cheyenne vocabulary with comparisons to Central Algonquian (Fox, Cree, Delaware, Ojibwa, etc.) terms. The Bureau of American Ethnology catalog card indicates that some words were "extracted from Petter," most likely a reference to Rodolphe Petter's English-Cheyenne Dictionary (1915).

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 3216

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Some restored words which are difficult phonetically; some new words extracted from Petter 1930s" 5/27/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3216, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cheyenne language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquian languages Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquin Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Card files Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vocabulary Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquin (Algonkin) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains 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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