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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Ida
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Items (0.42 linear feet (588 pages))
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1834
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Autobiography handwritten by Alfred Kiyana in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary in three notebooks, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. The collection also contains an English translation of the autobiography by Ida Poweshiek, handwritten in 7 notebooks.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
undated
Size:
67 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3009
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

English translation of "Autobiography of a Fox woman" by Horace Powshiek.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1932 June
Size:
25 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3341
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing autobiographies of two Kiowa women handwritten in English by Truman Michelson. The two women, ages 72 and 73, recount memories from their childhood and their marriages. Topics include childhood amuseuments, being vaccinated for smallpox, adultery, and interpersonal relationships between relatives.

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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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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Jim, Mrs
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Dates:
1929
Size:
254 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1893
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Autobiography of Mrs. Jim Peters dictated in Meskwaki (Fox) to her son Sam Peters on August 1, 1929. The autobiography is handwirtten in Meskwaki syllabary in a notebook, while a second notebook contains a handwritten English translation by Truman Michelson. The second notebook also contains a partial translation of a text not included in this coll...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Shapochiwa
Lincoln, Harry
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
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Dates:
1920
Size:
332 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3001
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Phonetic transcription of Shapochiwa's dictation of "Autobiography of a Fox woman." There are also extensive grammatical and ethnological notes by Shapochiwa's husband, Harry Lincoln, and notes on death ritual from Alfred Kiyana.

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Dates:
circa 1984-1986
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-250
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a manuscript for an unpublished autobiography by Lucile Quarry Mann titled "I Remember Grandma." Multiple drafts are included. The autobiography focuses primarily on her childhood.

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Creators:
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890
Dates:
1882
Size:
22 Drawings (graphite, colored pencil, and ink, 21 x 34 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1929B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Pictures of Sitting Bull's war deeds, drawn by himself, with accompanying explanations. Each sheet autographed in cursive hand by Sitting Bull. The scenes are not in chronological order. The pictures were originally drawn on the front leaves of a bound volume of ruled paper and were removed by the archives for lamination. The remaining volume has 8...

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Creators:
Barnouw, Victor
Casagrande, Joseph B. (Joseph Bartholomew), 1915-1982
Friedl, Ernestine, 1920-2015
Ritzenthaler, Robert E. (Robert Eugene), 1911-1980
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Dates:
bulk 1941-44
Size:
650 Items (approximately 650 index cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Based on ethnographic fieldwork conduced by Victor Barnouw, Joseph Casagrande, Ernestine Friedl and Robert Ritzenthaler among the Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Chippewa, Wisconsin.

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