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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:
McGuire, Joseph D. (Joseph Deakins), 1842-1916
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Boxes
5,600 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2482
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mainly concerning voyages to the New World. Cards are serially numbered except for notes in box 4 from Miscellaneous Virginia sources, with Virginia bibliography, and a series of 5 x 8 typed cards from Labat, Nouveau Voyage aux Isles de L'Amerique, Paris, 1742, Volume II.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Joe
Poweshiek, Ida
Dates:
1927 June
Size:
280 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2998
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) by Joe Peters, with an English translation by Ida Poweshiek. On the first page of the Meskwaki text, Truman Michelson writes "Eagles...wapeneùsiùwaiye see middle p. 76."

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Leaf, Bill
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2767
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two partial English translations of Bill Leaf's Meskwaki (Fox) story of Wisahkeha (Wisakea). One is a free translation by Leo Walker, based on a reading of the syllabary by Austin Grant (Sauk). The translator of the second text is unidentified. The original Meskwaki text by Leaf is not present.

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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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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Lincoln, Oliver
Dates:
1916
Size:
46 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2673
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story titled "Lesbian love" handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Jack Bullard. There is also an English translation dictated by Oliver Lincoln and handwritten by Truman Michelson.

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