MS 232 Abnaki of Old Town, Maine (Penobscot) vocabulary and notes
Francis, Joe Penobscot
Nepten, Sal Penobscot
O'Brian, Michael Rev. Penobscot
Notebook containing vocabulary (principal informants Clara Francis, Joe Francis, Sal Nepten, Joseph S. Sakaleksis (?) Jr.; also Rev Michael O'Brien); text with translation, " Fights of the Penobscot Indians against the Mohawks," (from Sal Nepten); newsclippings, 1897-1900; miscellaneous notes, both original and copied, on place names, bibliography, etc., including copy of Casco Bay …
MS 2748 Truman Michelson's Penobscot linguistic notes
Card files containing Truman Michelson's notes on Penobscot grammar and vocabulary. His notes include grammatical tables and a reference to Frank Speck's Penobscot text, by page and line.
MS 2025 Truman Michelson's Penobscot linguistic and ethnological notes
Penobscot vocabulary and ethnological notes, most likely from Truman Michelson's field work in Maine. One of the people he interviewed in the notes is Alexander Sapil (possibly Sapiel), identified by Michelson as Passamaquoddy.
MS 2008-23 Journal kept by Lewis Ketchum, a Penobscot
19th century manuscript book kept by Lewis Ketchum (Penobscot), mostly written in the Penobscot dialect of Eastern Abenaki with some notes in English. The manuscript descended through the Ketchum family and documents tribal matters from 1837 to 1879, including charity, marriages, births, and customs.
MS 3703 Penobscot vocabulary and extract from "Journal de la Mission de 1815"
Plessis, Joseph Octave, 1763-1825
Indian words, English not given except in very few instances. Also extract from "Journal de la Mission de 1815 (Bishop Plessis), Manuscript, Ottawa Library. Submitted by E. C. Buck, Secy. Government India, Bengal Civil Service. Relates incidents of confirmation of Penobscots by the Bishop of Quebec, and festivities connected therewith. 3 pages …
MS 1 Penobscot Words, phrases and sentences in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages
In schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages.
MS 46 Comparative Vocabulary of the Penobsquate or Penobscot Indians
MS 4349 Stanley C. Fisher Papers
Remarks: 10/18/40- Letter to National Geographic Society, referred to Dr. Stirling for reply. Inquiry re. Penobscot villages, and native dress of the pre-colonial period. 1/9/46 - Letter re. migrations of the Algonquians. 1/21/46 - Letter re. migrations of the Seminoles. Enclosed sketch of Indian figure wearing tunic. 2/18/46 - Letter re. Algonquian tribal divisions; dugout canoes, etc …
MS 4152 Letter to John R. Swanton
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Concening bird names in Delaware and Penobscot languages.