Concern North American Indian language phyla.
Contains following diagrams: Stations in the Feather Dance at Hilibi and at Oktcaii, "Hilibi ground to illustrate women's dance," Hilibi Busk ground.
Diagram of Meskwaki (Fox) religion dance with notes in Meskwaki and English on two index cards. Information collected by Truman Michelson from Young Bear.
Also copy of letter of transmittal from Chief, of Bureau of American Ethnology, recommending publication.
Also covering correspondence directed to M.W. Stirling, September 21, 1953, 4 pages and April 5, 1954, 1 page.
Ethnographic notes, with vocabulary, sketches, and diagrams, on camp circle, tipis, sun dance, shields of Bushyhead, Wolf Robe, and Little Bear, and various other topics. Diagrams and notes on Cheyenne camp circles by Mooney and G.B. Grinnell. 1902-1907. Manuscript and typescript document 12 pages. (Detailed list accompanies main catalog card.) Di...
Contains literal translation of sign text, free translation, and detailed description, with diagrams, of all signs in the order of their appearance in the text. 594 signs.
Page of typewritten Meskwaki (Fox) expressions with handwritten annotations. Also nine cards, each with an expression from the list and a pasted kymograph diagram.