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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
58 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2841
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Primarily Meskwaki (Fox) word lists handwritten by Alfred Kiyana and other ethnological and linguistic notes. Topics include medicines; foods fed to sick people; laxatives; names of dogs and horses; ethno-etymology; and ethno-ichthyology. There are also lists of founders of ceremonies and rules governing membership in tribal dual division appropria...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Shawata, Frank
Dates:
1932 Summer
Size:
34 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3351
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing six ethnological texts handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Frank Shawata. The titles are "Camp police," "Buffalo-Fish," "Localization of manitous," "Names of months," "Wolf gens," and "Eagle gens."

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1918
Size:
194 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2999
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Autobiography of an unidentified Fox woman, handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary. Truman Michelson obtained this manuscript through Harry Lincoln in the summer of 1918.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lasley, Lucy
Peters, Joe
Poweshiek, Ida
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Dates:
1927 June
Size:
400 Items (ca. 400 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2997
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two notebooks containing an autobiography of Lucy Lasley, handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Lasley and Joe Peters with an English translation by Ida Powesheik.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Lincoln, Harry
Scott, Thomas
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Dates:
undated
Size:
115 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1892
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains two texts on mortuary rites in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana. The English translated titles are "When there is an adoption" and "Ghost Feast." These are accompanied by a notebook containing phonetic transcriptions by Tom Scott and Harry Lincoln and English translations by Truman Michelson. On the last page are g...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
29 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1880
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary text handwritten by Alfred Kiyana and collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Earle, Frank
Shawata, Mrs.
Lincoln, Harry
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Dates:
1916-1917
1924
Size:
57 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2426
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing two texts handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox), with English translations on opposite page. The first text is by Shawata's wife and concludes with 15 "songs." The second text is by Frank Earle and concludes with what seem to be 5 "songs." Both texts were translated into English in 1924 by Truman Michelson with some assistance from Harr...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
60 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2239
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text on the waterfowl clan by Alfred Kiyana, with Truman Michelson's English translation on the opposite page. The name "Milford S. Chandler" appears on the top of the first page.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Dates:
1918
Size:
13 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2696
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text handwritten by Jack Bullard on Penash bundles. The text, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa, is accompanied by an envelope dated 1918.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
33 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2640
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Handwritten text by an unidentified writer in Meskwaki(Fox) syllabary with an English translation. Titled "The man who was blessed by a manitou by giving him a manitou wooden figure," the text and translation originally accompanied a wooden doll purchased from Mrs. Paquene (according to Ives Goddard, Mrs. Buck Green). These were collected by Truman...

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