MS 3415 Moose Cree and Albany Cree texts and notes collected by Truman Michelson
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3415
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Allan, William
Ricard, Frank
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
Smallboy, Simon, 1890-1978
Steven, Patrick, 1868-
Dates:
1936
Languages:
Multiple languages
In Moose Cree, Eastern Swampy Cree, and English.
Physical Description:
1 Notebook
147 pages) and 66 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Collection of Moose Cree and Albany Cree notes and texts compiled through Truman Michelson's work with Frank Ricard; William Allan; Harvey Smallboy; Simon Smallboy, brother of Harvey Smallboy; and Patrick Steven. A notebook, labelled "1936 II,"contains English translations and phonetic transcriptions of Moose Cree and Albany Cree syllabic texts in Manuscripts 3394 and 3417 respecitively. At the end of the notebook are a few pages of notes on kinship systems and terms. There are also two sets of loose pages. One set consists of vocabulary from the notebook texts. The second set is a syllabic text, likely Moose Cree, with an English translation.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3415

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Texts 1936" 6/6/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3415, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Other Archival Materials
Other Archival Materials
See MS 3394 for original Moose Cree syllabic texts and and MS 3395 for typescripts of the English translations. See MS 3417 for original Albany Cree syllabic texts.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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