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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Etherington, William
Lutet, Stanley
Fletcher, John
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Dates:
1936
Size:
21 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3413
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Assortment of notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson on the Cree at James Bay and Hudson Bay. Includes extracts from notes in Manuscript 3411 on Weenusk boundaries and dialect classifictions of Ghost River Cree, Le Ronge Cree, and Trout Lake Cree; references to publications on Cree; some notes on Island Lake Cree, God's Lake Cree, and Oxford...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Allan, William
Fletcher, John
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
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Dates:
1936
Size:
1 Notebook (177 pages and 72 loose pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3414
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook (labelled 1936-I) containing phonetic transcriptions of Harvey Smallboy's Moose Cree syllabic texts in Manuscript 3398. The transcriptions are based on readings by Smallboy and William Allan. On the last page of the notebook are ethnological notes from John Fletcher. There are also loose pages with vocabulary from the texts and notes on Mo...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2795
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typed note stating that Beothuk is not extinct, with the contact information of Dr. H. Addy, the "best authority on them." It appears that this note may have been extracted from a 1914 letter from Lousiana. Handwritten by Truman Michelson at the bottom of the slip of paper is a Cree, Delaware, and Ojibwa cognate set and "Rev. W.C. Gaynor of St. Ben...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Somers, William Abe, circa 1865-
Wolf Chief, circa 1851
White Bull, circa 1835-
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Dates:
1910
Size:
171 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2796
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Stories in Cheyenne by Wolf Chief, William Somers, White Medicine, White Bull, Sweet Medicine, and Hairy Hand, with interlineal and free English translations by Somers and and a few free translations by Truman Michelson. Also eight pages of Cheyenne vocabulary with English translations. White Bull was of Cheyenne and Arapaho background, and a few o...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
1916
Size:
30 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1178
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes collected by Truman Michelson on the sacred bundle sold through Green, believed to be Buck Green, a Winnebago agent. The materials consist of texts in Meskwaki (Fox) and translations in English. According to Ives Goddard, Thomas Brown probably provided the translations.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Dates:
1929
Size:
25 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1203
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of rabbit cycle handwritten in Kickapoo syllabary by Joseph Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo. Truman Michelson collected the text from Murdock in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Allan, William
Etherington, William
Fletcher, John
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Dates:
1936
Size:
193 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3411
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook (labelled "1936 IV") containing linguistic and ethnological notes and stories collected by Truman Michelson during his research on the Cree at James Bay and Hudson Bay in Canada in 1936. Includes Fort George, Attawapiskat, and Weenusk Cree phonetic texts; English translations of Attawapiskat and Weenusk Cree syllabic texts in MS 3417; and ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
1915
Size:
137 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2157
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the wolf sacred bundle dance, with an English translation by Horace Poweshiek. Collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Starr, Nina Howell
Dates:
circa 1933-1996
Size:
21.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.starnina
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of photographer and art historian Nina Howell Starr measure 21.2 linear feet and date from circa 1933 to 1996. The papers contain research files about various art historical topics, museums and galleries, photography, and artists. There are extensive files documenting Starr's relationship as researcher, dealer, and friend of folk painter Minnie Evans. Additionally, the papers include biographical materials, writings, speeches, project files, printed material collected or authored by Starr, and hundreds of artistic and documentary photographs and negatives created by Starr depicting her travels, Minnie Evans' paintings, roadside folk art, and other topics.

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Dates:
1836 - 2015
Size:
40 Cubic feet (85 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1319
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of archival materials compiled by National Museum of American History Curator Katherine Ott, on numerous subjects relating to disability and the rights of the disabled.