MS 3337 Southern Cheyenne anthropometric measurements and text collected by Truman Michelson
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3337
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Haag, Mack
Dates:
1931
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
6 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Truman Michelson's anthropometric measurements of 23 Southern Cheyennes and a personal narrative by Mack Haag, also a Southern Cheyenne. The anthropometric data include tables of measurements and standard deviations. Haag's text, handwritten by him in English, is about consulting a Cheyenne medicine man and courtship and marriage customs. Includes occasional notes by Michelson.

Administration
Sponsor
Digitization and preparation of these materials for online access has been funded through generous support from the Arcadia Fund.
Existence and Location of Copies
Digital surrogates are available online.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3337

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Anthropometrical data on 23 Southern Cheyennes, with tables of measurements and standard deviations Summer, 1931" 4/3/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3337, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Physical anthropology Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- anthropometry Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shamans Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marriage customs and rites Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Courtship Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ethnology Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Field notes Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Narratives Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746
naa@si.edu
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