Told by Tall Antelope, a Cheyenne, to Blood Lance, Piegan Blackfoot and heard from the latter by Charles P. Hubbard. Extract from Hubbard's diary.
Includes names of Blackfoot divisions, Piegan bands, cardinal numbers, words not yet verified, river names, names for other tribes, proper names, and miscellaneous vocabulary.
Includes note of transmittal from Sanderville to M. W. Stirling. June 30, 1934. Gives general description of Blackfoot tribes; myth of sun, moon, morning star, and Napi (Trickster); and account of sun dance.
The drawings include a view of tipis, a war dance; and mixtures of warriors and various animals.
Blackfoot vocabulary with probable Algonquian etymologies extracted by Truman Michelson from an unidentified publication by C.C. Uhlenbeck. The notes are handwritten by Michelson on note cards and include English translations.
Handwritten notes on the Piegan Blackfoot language from Truman Michelson's work with Mabel Monroe, whose mother was Piegan. Includes lexical and grammatical notes, text (concerning Trickster) with free translation, and kinship terms.
Stories in Piegan Blackfoot with English translations collected by Truman Michelson. The narratives are from dictaphone recordings by various Blackfoot speakers including Henry No Bear, Black Bear, Big Moon, Bear Medicine, and George Pablo. Michelson had David C. Duvall, another Blackfoot speaker, listen to the recordings. Most of the texts are tra...