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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Lincoln, Harry
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undated
Size:
150 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2432
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Four Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts handwritten by Alfred Kiyana and Jack Bullard, with English translations by Truman Michelson and Harry Lincoln. The two texts by Kiyana are "Homo stuprator" and "When a young couple marries." The texts by Bullard are "Rainbow" and "Summer Bear." Most of the translations are in Michelson's hand; 6 lines of text on ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Jim, 1866-
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Pearl Leaf
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undated
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461 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2024
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Fifteen Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts by various authors with English translations by Horace Poweshiek. The authors of the Meskwaki texts include Jim Peters, Sam Peters, and Pearl Leaf; the other writers are unidentified. Among the stories are Red leggins (two versions); Wapasaiya; Turtle brings ruin on himself; and Kottilega.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1923
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57 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2025
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Penobscot vocabulary and ethnological notes, most likely from Truman Michelson's field work in Maine. One of the people he interviewed in the notes is Alexander Sapil (possibly Sapiel), identified by Michelson as Passamaquoddy.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Horace
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undated
Size:
142 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2230
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) text by Alfred Kiyana on the boy blessed by a water monster. Includes an English translation by Horace Poweshiek, titled "Witch Society." Texts collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
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11 Items (slips )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2284A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Cheyenne grammar and stems. Includes English translations.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Black Cloud, George
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
1925
Size:
312 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2011
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by George Black Cloud on Sakimagewa (Saùkimaùhkweùwa) sacred pack of the Bear Gens. An English translation was provided by Horace Poweshiek. Truman Michelson added grammatical notes throughout the texts.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Peters, Jim, 1866-
Poweshiek, Horace
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undated
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138 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2012
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Three untitled stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary with English translations, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Although Jim Peters is identified as the source of the text, the handwriting matches that of his son, Sam Peters. The translations are by Horace Poweshiek. On the notebook cover of the translations is the following ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Ida
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
1924, undated
Size:
103 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2026
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the one who made the fire spirit, with an English translation by Ida (Snow Ball) Poweshiek. There is also a second English text by Poweshiek, titled "The story about the Indian who liked to revenge his enemies a long time ago, and what happened to him." Poweshiek's texts are dated 1924. These were co...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Jim, Mrs
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Dates:
1929
Size:
254 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1893
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Autobiography of Mrs. Jim Peters dictated in Meskwaki (Fox) to her son Sam Peters on August 1, 1929. The autobiography is handwirtten in Meskwaki syllabary in a notebook, while a second notebook contains a handwritten English translation by Truman Michelson. The second notebook also contains a partial translation of a text not included in this coll...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lasley, Lucy
Peters, Joe
Dates:
1929 August
Size:
122 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1899
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text handwritten by Joe Peters (pages 1-112) and Lucy Lasley (pages 113-122).