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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Leaf, Bill
Shapochiwa
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Dates:
1912-1913, undated
Size:
225 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2671
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Four versions of the story of Apaiyashihagi handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana, Shapochiwa (Mrs. Harry Lincoln), and Sakihtanohkweha (Mrs. Bill Leaf), with English translations by Truman Michelson. Sakihtanohkweha authored two versions, dated 1912 and 1913; only the 1912 version is translated. A note regarding "clans known...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Lasley, Lucy
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Dates:
undated
Size:
25 Items (0.25 linear feet (approximately 745 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1875
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary with English translations by Ida Poweshiek. These texts were collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. List of titles based on English translations: 1.) The Winter Story of Longhair, by Lucy Lasley and Jack Bullard; text 18 pages, translation 27 pages. 2.) Fasting, by Lucy ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Allan, William
Ricard, Frank
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
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Dates:
1935 Summer
Size:
6 Notebooks
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3394
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's field notes on the Cree of James Bay and Hudson Bay in Canada. The materials, consisting primarily of texts and linguistic notes and some ethnological notes, were collected as part of Michelson's efforts to make a linguistic map of the area. The coverage of the notes is thus expansive and includes the Cree of Moose River, Rupert ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Leaf, Bill
Lincoln, Harry
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
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Dates:
undated
Size:
25 Items (0.25 linear feet (425 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1879
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Nine stories in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by various authors with English translations by Ida Poweshiek. Contents: 1) Wapasaya by Bill Leaf; text 29 pages, translation 34 pages. 2.) When Wisahkeha fed bees to the wolves, by Alfred Kiyana; text 17 pages, translation 14 pages. 3.) Wisake, by Sakihtanohkweha (Mrs. Bill Leaf); text 40 pages, translation...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Leaf, Bill
Lincoln, Harry
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Dates:
undated
Size:
199 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2501
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana, Bill Leaf, and two unidentified writers, with English translations from Harry Lincoln in Truman Michelson's hand. These were collected by Michelson in Tama, Iowa. One text, titled "The buffalo who lived with an Indian woman," is by Alfred Kiyana. Bill Leaf authored "Two men, one beca...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Leaf, Bill
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957
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Dates:
undated
Size:
324 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2764
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Nineteen stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana, Bill Leaf, and Sakihtanohkweha (Mrs. Bill Leaf). These texts were collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Eight of the stories are by Alfred Kiyana. They are: Red-Leggings; When Bullhead killed two elks; The woman and the toad; The rooster; Turtle; Raccoon, who yelled l...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The photograph depicts wives of Nyim Kot a-Mbweeky III at work on all-plush panel typical of contemporary work. They are brushing the raffia pile with the edge of the knife, which they also use to cut the pile stitches. "After the dyeing, the cloth is ready to be embroidered. Most Kuba embroidery combines on one cloth two types of decoration: stem-...

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Dates:
1880-1884
Size:
9 Drawings (8 leaves, graphite and colored pencil, 26 x 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS384177
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Plains Indian drawings on the leaves of a book created by stitching together four folded sheets of printed forms, yielding eight leaves. One leaf with drawings on both sides, for a total of nine drawings executed in graphite and colored pencil. The paper is unused forms for ration issue at Fort Peck, Montana, with the printed dated 1888_. Some leav...

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Creators:
Hazen, William Babcock, 1830-1887
Dates:
ca. 1875
Size:
36 Drawings (19 leaves, graphite, colored pencil, and crayon, mounted on paper, 12 x 20 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS154064A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Bound volume of drawings containing pictures of individual men and animals, and scenes of warfare and ceremony. One of two similar handbound volumes received as part of the Hazen collection (see also MS154064B).

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Hazen, William Babcock, 1830-1887
Dates:
ca. 1875
Size:
32 Drawings (17 leaves, graphite and colored pencil, 11 x 19 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS154064B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Bound volume of drawings containing pictures of individual and scenes of warfare, hunting, domestic activities, and ceremony. One of two similar handbound volumes received as part of the Hazen collection (see also MS 154064A).

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