National Anthropological Archives

MS 3351 Six Fox texts written by Frank Shawata

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3351
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Shawata, Frank
Dates:
1932 Summer
Languages:
Primarily in
Meskwaki
(Fox) with some notes in
English
.
Physical Description:
34 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Notebook containing six ethnological texts handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Frank Shawata. The titles are "Camp police," "Buffalo-Fish," "Localization of manitous," "Names of months," "Wolf gens," and "Eagle gens."

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.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3351, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Other Archival Materials
Other Archival Materials
See Manuscript 3350 for English translations of texts.

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3351


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Fox language Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ethnology Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Narratives Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fox Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast 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