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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938
Dates:
1902-1904
Size:
72 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1900
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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...

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Creators:
Little Chief, Daniel, d. 1906.
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
1891 February
Size:
1 Item (disbound volume (65 pages) of 29 drawings and 34 pages of typescript.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2016A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

29 drawings and 34 pages of typed explanatory text, formerly bound together, now disbound, plus an identifying title page handwritten by Albert Gatschet and one drawing on ruled paper. The explanatory text was transcribed from Gatschet's notebook, No. 2016-b, with corrections by Gatschet. T.p. inscribed: "Crayon Pictures of Cheyenne Ceremonial Cust...

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Dates:
circa 1937
Size:
1 Film reel (silent, color, 250 feet, 16mm)
1 Video recording (11 minutes, silent, color)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1987.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage of a northern Cheyenne Sundance probably filmed between the mid- to late 1930s in LameDeer, Montana. Documentation includes encampment and tarp-covered sundance lodge, both exterior and interior shots; male participants taking coals from the lodge fire; dancers with eagle bone whistles; shots of Indian and white spectators; scenes of fancy ...

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Murphy, Charles (Cheyenne)
Sweezy, Carl, 1881-1953
Dates:
bulk ca. 1903-1904
Size:
15 Volumes (autograph documents, photographs, and graphite, ink, colored pencil, crayon, and watercolor drawings.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2531
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes and drawings by Native artists relating to heraldry, as Mooney termed tipi and shield designs. Also some myths and linguistic data from these and other Plains tribes. The manuscript is a compilation of materials created over a period of years, assembled under the current number by the BAE archivist. Bound volumes (since disbound for laminatio...

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Creators:
Clements, Forrest E. (Forrest Edward), 1900-1970
Dates:
1933
Size:
Film reels (50 minutes, black-and-white silent, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.17
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

THE CHEYENNE SUN DANCE by Forrest E. Clements shot in 1933. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information...

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Creators:
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
Bull Thigh, circa 1829-
Somers, William Abe, circa 1865-
Dates:
1910 September 7-13
Size:
131 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2799
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text and notes collected by Truman Michelson in Montana from Bull Thigh and William Somers on the sacred Medicine arrows of the Cheyenne. The texts are primarily in English and detail the origin of the arrows and describe the Medicine arrows ceremony. The prayers and songs are in Cheyenne. Also includes notes on Sun Dance. The following is a list ...

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Creators:
Powell, Peter John, Father
Dates:
July 1962; July 1964
Size:
264 Items (ca. 264 prints)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4850
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Relates to the Northern Cheyenne Sun Dance, Lame Deer Montana, July 1962 and July 1964. There are 5 albums of 1962 photos and 3 albums of 1964 photos. List of captions by Father Powell also filed in albums.

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Creators:
Liberty, Margot P.
Dates:
1958-1959
Size:
160 Prints
2 Albums
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4576
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Sun Dances of 1958 and 1959; moving (1958) and opening (1959) of Sacred Buffalo Hat Bundle. Photographs and detailed captions by Margot Liberty.

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Dates:
1875 August
Size:
1 Item (disbound volume of 21 drawings (23 leaves, graphite and colored pencil, 21 x 27 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS39A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Artist's sketchbook, now disbound, containing scenes of daily life, dances, hunting and a picture of birds. Individual leaves numbered 1 through 23. Cover of the drawing book inscribed in pencil "Drawn by Making Medicine, Cheyenne Prisoner, St. Augustine, Fla. Aug. 1875." Inscriptions on individual leaves by same hand, probably Lt. Richard Pratt.

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