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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Rowlodge, Jesse, circa 1884-1974
White Bear, Mrs
Dates:
1929
Size:
22 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2182
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Life of Mrs. White Bear, an 87 year old Arapaho woman, recorded by Jesse Rowlodge in an Arapaho script that he created. According to the Bureau of American Ethnology catalog card for the manuscript, the script is "deficient phonetically." The text, which contains interlineal English translation, is accompanied by a letter from Rowlodge to Truman Mi...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
1915, undated
Size:
140 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2179
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the flying around sacred bundle, with an English translation by Horace Poweshiek. The English translation is dated 1915 on page 23. Kiyana's text is undated. Texts collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Leaf, Bill
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
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Dates:
undated
Size:
154 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2153
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Seven stories in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana with English translations and Truman Michelson's grammatical notes. Collected in Tama, Iowa, the following is a list of the stories: 1.) "Owl" text 8 pages, translation from Bill Leaf 3 pages; 2) "The married couple: the man whose wife was wooed by a bear" text 29 pages, translation 18 ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
1915, undated
Size:
140 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2154
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on Bear bundle dance, with English translation by Thomas Brown. The translation is dated October 1915. Kiyana's text is undated. Texts collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
1915, undated
Size:
134 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2140
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the one who made the wailing song, with an English translation by Horace Poweshiek. Poweshiek's translation is dated 1915 and is titled, "The one who made the wailing songs. The way a clan feast is carried on when any one dies. The one who made the sacred bundle." Kiyana's text is undated. Texts coll...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Lincoln, Harry
Dates:
undated
Size:
62 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2141
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on a Fox clan sacred bundle, with two English translations. The first translation is in Truman Michelson's hand, likely dictated by Harry Lincoln. The second translation is a summary with "Bill Leaf?" written on top of the first page. The Meskawaki text and translations were collected by Michelson in Ta...

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Creators:
Shindler, A. Zeno (Antonio Zeno), 1823-1899 (probable photographer)
Dates:
circa 1867-1871
Size:
22 negatives (glass)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.31
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of studio portraits of men, probably American Indians and Indian agents. The photographs were probably made by Antonio Zeno Shindler, though they may have been made by De Lancey W. Gill, and may relate to those commissioned by William Henry Blackmore.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
1916, undated
Size:
202 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2121
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of Wapasaiya's younger brother Meskwasona in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana with English translation by Thomas Brown. The translation is dated January 31, 1916, while Kiyana's text is undated.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Lincoln, Harry
Dates:
1912
Size:
61 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2123
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of the one whose father was the sun in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Jack Bullard, with an English translation in Truman Michelson's hand from Harry Lincoln. Collected by Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930
Dates:
1910-1919 ?
Size:
1 page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2114B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives