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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Petter, Rodolphe Charles, 1865-1947
Dates:
circa 1930s
Size:
40 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3216
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Cards containing Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Cheyenne vocabulary with comparisons to Central Algonquian (Fox, Cree, Delaware, Ojibwa, etc.) terms. The Bureau of American Ethnology catalog card indicates that some words were "extracted from Petter," most likely a reference to Rodolphe Petter's English-Cheyenne Dictionary (1915).

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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Size:
28 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3492
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Identified by Ives Goddard, 3/30/77, as follows: "Manuscript is Wyandot word list in Hewitt's handwriting, copied with minor differences from Manuscript 378. The numbers refer to the pages and lines of the 1880 Powell schedule ("Introduction of the Study of Indian Language"). This copy lacks page 77 through page 82, line 12. There are some minor ch...

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Dates:
1924-1927
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series
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41 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The negatives in this series were taken among the Nanticoke tribe in Millsboro, Delaware between 1924-1927, while Johnson was an undergraduate student at the University of Pennsylvania studying under Frank Speck. Images of Nanticoke tribal members include Chief Russell R. Clark and his family; members of the Harmon and Wright families; Iona Hamilto...

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1998-2007
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file
Size:
2 Folders
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-01
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Chapter in Climage Change and Cultural Dynamics: A Global Perspective on Mid-Holocene Transitions, edited by David G. Anderson, Kirk A. Maasch, and Daniel H. Sandweiss.

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1917-1928
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series
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20 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Restricted Photographs of interments, ceremonies, sacred spaces and objects). As an ethnographer William Wildschut spent time studying Crow culture. He interviewed Crow people and even witnessed ceremonial events. Wildschut developed relationships with certain Crows who allowed him the honor of being present when private sacred bundles where opene...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Village Kimbangu. Case cheffale." Translated original accompanying caption reads, " Village of Kimbangu. Chief's ritual house."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Hale, Joe
Wap, John
Wap, Jesse
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Dates:
1917
Size:
74 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2743
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's linguistic and ethnographic notes on the Missouri Sauk and Potawatomi. The majority of the materials are from his work among the Potawatomi in Kansas. Michelson worked closely with Joe Hale, who also served as an interpreter. Among the Potawatomi notes are stories in English about Wisaka (Wisakea). The Sauk notes are primarily et...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
34 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2759
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's notes on Peoria phrases, handwritten individually on index cards with English translations. Some include comparisons in Meskwaki (Fox).

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
15 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2749
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Sixteen Shawnee phrases written individually on index cards with English translations by Truman Michelson. Some of the cards include Meskwaki (Fox) comparisons.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1930
Size:
44 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3190
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing three stories handwritten in Kickapoo syllabary collected by Truman Michelson in Oklahoma. Michelson labelled the texts as Mexican Kickapoo. Two of the stories are titled "Bill H. Horse story (European)" (pages 1-17) and "The man who was blessed by an owl" (pages 18-47); the third story is untitled. "B.J." is written on the note...

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