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Creators:
Arias, Roger
United States. Dept. of State
Arias, Clotilde, 1901-1959
Thompson, J. Walter (advertising agency).
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Dates:
1919-1957
2009
Size:
3 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1164
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection documents the life and career of Peruvian musician, composer, and translator Clotilde Arias. Her work includes a Department of State-commissioned translation of "The Star-Spangled Banner" titled "El Pendón Estrellado", advertising jingles, original compositions, and translations of music originally written in English. She also was heavily involved in numerous Pan-American organizations including La Unión de Mujeres Americanas/United American Women.This collection contains correspondence, music manuscripts, photographs,newspaper clippings and printed materials, and four compact discs.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
undated
Size:
67 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3009
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

English translation of "Autobiography of a Fox woman" by Horace Powshiek.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lincoln, Harry
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957
Dates:
1914, undated
Size:
36 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2662
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Sakihtanohkweha (Mrs. Bill Leaf). Titled "Winter-Spirit Women," the text was previously misattributed to her husband, Bill Leaf, whose name appears on top of the first page. The text is accompanied by an English translation from Harry Lincoln in Truman Michelson's hand. In the story a man races with ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
L.W.
Dates:
undated
Size:
6 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2654
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes syllabary text and English translation

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
102 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2984
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: The man who fasted too long; (5 pages text, 5 pages translation); Wi-te-ko-ka-A (19 pages text, 19 pages translation); A young man who fasted (16 pages text, 16 pages translation); The woman who froze to death (5 pages text, 5 pages translation); A Muskwakie who fasted (6 pages text, 6 pages translation). English paraphrase by Ida Powshie...

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1888 ?
Size:
72 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS422
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 1. U-stru-ri or the Prophetic Bird-like Being (text and translation.) 2. Ru-ren f-a- A Monster (Miss Lucinda Thompson, 1888, text and translation). 3. Duel between a lame dog and a Fox (translation only). 4. Tradition of the elopment of a woman with an owl (text and translation.) 5. An uncle and his nephew, or The child adopted by the bea...

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Creators:
Gouge, Earnest, approximately 1865-1955
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
1906-1930
Size:
173 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4930
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes Autograph document by Swanton. 17 pages. Typed copies of texts. 129 pages. (numbered 26-30, 32-33, 35-119, 130, 137-173.)

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lasley, Lucy
Peters, Joe
Poweshiek, Ida
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Dates:
1927 June
Size:
400 Items (ca. 400 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2997
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two notebooks containing an autobiography of Lucy Lasley, handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Lasley and Joe Peters with an English translation by Ida Powesheik.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Perrot
Dates:
undated
Size:
11 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3827
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains Occupations of the Men; Occupations of the Women; The Children. Also extracts on Warfare between the Iroquois and Algonquians, etc.

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Creators:
Chamberlain, Alexander Francis, 1865-1914
Dates:
1891
Size:
26 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1942
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Upper and Lower Kutenai. Tales of Coyote, and other legends, individually marked with date and name of informant. Some native texts with interlinear translations; some translations only.

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