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MS 1178 Notes collected by Truman Michelson on the sacred pack sold through Green
Creators:
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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MS 2025 Truman Michelson's Penobscot linguistic and ethnological notes
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1923
Size:
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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MS 2778 Lists of Fox words by Alfred Kiyana
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
1917
Size:
48 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2778
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lists of Meskwaki (Fox) words handwritten by Alfred Kiyana.

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MS 1984-26 Lithographs from History of the Indian Tribes of North America
Creators:
McKenney, Thomas L. (Thomas Loraine), 1785-1859
Hall, James, 1793-1868
Dates:
circa 1836-1844 and 1965
Size:
11 Lithographs (most approximately 20 x 14 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1984-26
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lithographs from History of the Indian Tribes of North America by Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall. The lithographs in this set are of Chon-Mon-I-Case, an Otto Half Chief; Ma-Has-Kah or White Cloud, an Ioway Chief; Micanopy, a Seminole Chief; Naw-Kaw, a Winnebago Chief; Nea-Math-La, a Seminole Chief; Ne Sou …

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MS 2792 Fox story by Sam Peters
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Dates:
undated
Size:
117 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2792
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story by Sam Peters handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary. The English translation of the title is "Just an entertaining story."

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MS 1791 Notes on Southern Arapaho linguistics, ethnology, and mythology from Jesse Rowlodge
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Rowlodge, Jesse, circa 1884-1974
Dates:
1929
Size:
1 Notebook (99 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1791
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes collected by Truman Michelson from Jesse Rowlodge on Southern Arapaho linguistics, ethnology, and mythology. Primarily Arapaho terms and phrases with English glosses. On page 67 is text dictated by Rowlodge on Arapaho migration across the Missouri River. The text is in Arapaho with both interlinear and free translations in English …

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MS 2724 Two Fox stories by Jim Peters
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Jim, 1866-
Poweshiek, Ida
Dates:
1929, undated
Size:
232 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2724
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts handwritten by Jim Peters with English translations by Ida Poweshiek. The stories are "Mesquakies" (pages 1-52) and Turkey Owner (pages 53-116). The Meskwaki texts are undated while Poweshiek's translations were done in December 1929.

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MS 2022 Kickapoo texts and notes collected by Truman Michelson
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Dates:
1922, undated
Size:
63 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2022
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Kickapoo texts and linguistic and ethnographic notes collected by Truman Michelson. Michelson worked with the Kickapoo on multiple occassions in Oklahoma, and these materials were likely collected during one of those trips. There are multiple Kickapoo texts, but only one is accompanied by an English translation, which looks to be …

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MS 2182 Life of Mrs. White Bear, an Arapaho, recorded and translated by Jesse Rowlodge
Creators:
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 …

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MS 3218 Narrative of Coyote, a Southern Cheyenne man, collected by Truman Michelson
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Coyote, circa 1859-
Haag, Mack
Dates:
1931 Summer
Size:
127 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3218
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Narrative of Coyote, a 72 year old Southern Cheyenne man, handwritten in English by Truman Michelson and Mack Haag, also a Southern Cheyenne. The text includes a recounting of the history of the Cheyenne and stories from Coyote's life. Topics include skirmishes with U.S. soldiers, the construction of tipis, hunting, relations …

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