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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Dates:
undated
Size:
125 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2583
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Text and translations. Thunder gens; War dance; Bear gens; Owl dance; (Mamasa) Bear gens; Sakamagewa Pack. English translation first 12 pages/ Religion dance.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Dates:
undated
Size:
88 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2105
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Phonetic text. Contents: Thunder gens; Tetapash pack. Bear gens; Owl dance; Sakimagewa pack, text only. Also Tapashite Great Sacred Pack (phonetic text); and war dance.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
84 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2819
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
L., H.
M., J.
L., M.
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Dates:
1924
Size:
175 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2675
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: War gens, Wolf Dance- informant, Black Cloud- English only. Fox vocabulary (parts of body); questionnaire in Fox syllabary; ethnology- Real Wolves- informants, H.L. and J.M., text and translation. English translation revised and incorporated in 40th A.R. (Book Number 8 is missing.) Sweat Lodge, text and translation; names of mystical Fox ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
48 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2952
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lists of personal names of various gentes; lists of names for dogs and horses, appropriate to various gentes; Fox ethnology; text and translation on the War gens; lists of religious ceremonies, with names of those belonging to them- some social; lists and descriptions of Ghost Feasts; some notes on Green Buffalo Dance.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
undated
Size:
146 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2023
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts by Alfred Kiyana with English translations by Horace Poweshiek. According to Ives Goddard, the translations of the titles are "Dances when war party returns" and "Childbirth and menstrual customs."

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Kiwatewa
Kiosatuck, Annie
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Dates:
1915
Size:
231 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2433
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) texts and kinship notes collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Four of the texts are by Alfred Kiyana in Meskwaki syllabary. The translated titles are "When Indians captured horses a long time ago," "The two youths who fasted who were brothers," "The one who runs fast," and "War dance." A fifth text is by Kiwatewa (Mrs.Paquane)...

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Dates:
ca. 1876
Size:
1 Item (disbound volume of 84 drawings (55 leaves)+ 1 letter, graphite and colored pencil on ledger sheets, 21 x 26 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS39D1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Drawings of scenes of warfare, horse raids, courting, and ceremonies on pages of a ledger book, now disbound, covers not retained. Several pages bear storekeeper's (?) accounts of agricultural implements issued, in the names of several Indians. Dates on these sheets range 1873- July 1876. On one sheet the words "Pine Ridge, D. T." are written in pe...

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Creators:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
Dates:
1927-1935
Size:
1 Item (box )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3371
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: Music of the Indians of British Columbia, 147 pages, song transcriptions and a list of illustrations submitted to the Bureau of American Ethnology May 9, 1935 and published in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 136, Number 27. This manuscript was compiled from various manuscripts previously submitted. Old Manuscript Number 1665 "10 Son...

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Creators:
Basie, Count, 1904-
Smith, Ernie
Webster, Ben
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971
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Dates:
1894-1979
Size:
30 Cubic feet (352 film reels , 16 mm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

More than 300 reels of 16mm black and white and color film, silent and sound, fiction and documentary motion picture film documenting jazz and related musical performances, social and popular dance styles and performances, jazz musicians, performance locales, and documentation of African-American popular culture. A list of featured performers in the collection is shown below. The films are frequently compilations produced by Smith for lectures.

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