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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
Dates:
1985-1992
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-040
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consista of monthly narrative reports of activities by library office heads. Most are at the divisional level, e.g. National Museum of American History, National Air and Space Museum, but some are from sections, and some cover administrative sections of the library such as Original Cataloging or Reference and Readers' Services.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Somers, William Abe, circa 1865-
Dates:
undated
Size:
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2812
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Narratives handwritten in English and signed by William Abe Somers about Cheyenne origin, religion, and history. Includes statement by Somers, "I have lived over 45 years with the Cheyennes...."

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lame Bull (Cheyenne)
Slow Bull (Cheyenne)
Haag, Mack
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Dates:
1931-1932
Size:
96 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3220
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Southern Cheyenne personal narratives and stories in English collected by Truman Michelson in Oklahoma. The stories were handwritten by Mack Haag and another person. Contents include: "Medicine Woman. 55 years old. Cheyenne" (written by Mack Haag.), 37 pages; "The Unknow[n] Greyhound" (writer unidentified.), 7 pages; "Plum Man" (writer unidentified...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Coyote, circa 1859-
Haag, Mack
Dates:
1931 Summer
Size:
127 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3218
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Narrative of Coyote, a 72 year old Southern Cheyenne man, handwritten in English by Truman Michelson and Mack Haag, also a Southern Cheyenne. The text includes a recounting of the history of the Cheyenne and stories from Coyote's life. Topics include skirmishes with U.S. soldiers, the construction of tipis, hunting, relations between men and women,...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
58 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3346
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Earle, Frank
Poweshiek, Ida
Dates:
1927
Size:
100 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3010
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text on witch medicine handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Frank Earle, with an English translation by Ida Poweshiek.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Earle, Frank
Dates:
1927 July
Size:
50 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3012
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Fox syllabic text titled "Worship in the winter" handwritten by Frank Earle.

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Greyfeather, William
Dates:
undated
Size:
24 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2251B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
51 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2762
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana on a doctoring sacred bundle. There is also a page that appears to be from another text by Kiyana.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Leaf, Bill
Dates:
undated
Size:
50 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2791
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing six or more stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Bill Leaf. Collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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