MS 3399 Fort George Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3399
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lutet, Oliver, circa 1905
Dates:
1935-1936
Languages:
Multiple languages
In Fort George dialect of Cree and English.
Physical Description:
163 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Fort George Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Fort George on the shore of James Bay and at Great Whale River by Hudson Bay. The notes are mostly linguistic with some ethnological content. The texts are stories in Cree syllabary with English translations. John of Fort George provided most if not all of the Cree text while Oliver Lutet served as an interpreter.

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 3399

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Texts summer of 1935" 5/30/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3399, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cree language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Linguistics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ethnology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
James Bay (Nunavut) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Great Whale River (Québec) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Folklore Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Narratives Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vocabulary Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cree Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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