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Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Miller, Kenneth C., 1901-1974
Sinclair, David
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
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Dates:
1938 January
Size:
56 Photographic prints
18 negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.057
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographs of the Hidatsa Delegation at the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation in New York, City and visiting the White House in Washington, D.C. for the repatriation of a Water Buster Bundle in 1938. Hidatsa Delegation members included elders Drags Wolf and Foolish Bear.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
circa 1915
Size:
61 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2766
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The story of the one who made a sacred pack, handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana. Received by Truman Michelson on November 26, 1915.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
100 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2779
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text handwritten by Alfred Kiyana on the man who made four sacred packs. Collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Young Bear, George
Dates:
1926
Size:
153 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2677
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two texts in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary handwritten by Jack Bullard and English translations by George Young Bear. The texts by Bullard are "Meshkwihowa" and "Little River blessed by Wisahkeha." The English translations are for pages 2-67 of "Little River blessed by Wisahkeha" and for a "Pinash bundle" text in MS 2696.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
1916
Size:
30 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1178
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes collected by Truman Michelson on the sacred bundle sold through Green, believed to be Buck Green, a Winnebago agent. The materials consist of texts in Meskwaki (Fox) and translations in English. According to Ives Goddard, Thomas Brown probably provided the translations.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Pablo, George
Mountain Chief, 1848-1942
White Swan, Julie
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Dates:
1910 June-July
Size:
51 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2826
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Three handwritten Piegan Blackfoot stories in English, collected by Truman Michelson in Montana in 1910. Contents: "The Beaver-Bundle," by George Pablo. July 13, 1910. 35 pages; Concerning the buffalo drive (piskan), by Mountain Chief (interpreter, David C. Duvall). June 22, 1910. 3 pages; "The woman who turned into a bear," by Mrs. Julie White Swa...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Black Cloud, George
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
1925
Size:
312 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2011
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by George Black Cloud on Sakimagewa (Saùkimaùhkweùwa) sacred pack of the Bear Gens. An English translation was provided by Horace Poweshiek. Truman Michelson added grammatical notes throughout the texts.

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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:
Wildschut, William
Dates:
1870-1930
bulk 1917-1928
Size:
183 negatives (photographic)
21 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The William Wildschut photograph collection contains 183 photographic negatives, and 89 post cards. From 1917 to 1928 William Wildschut studied the Apsáalooke people through interviews, photography, and the collection of cultural objects. In 1921 Wildschut was hired as a field man by George Gustav Heye the director of the Museum of the American Indian, Wildschut officially collected and conducted field expeditions in Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, Canada, and North Dakota on behalf of the Museum until 1928. Wildschuts photographs include portrait style photos of Apsáalooke people, special events, daily reservation life, interments, and encampments. Tribes represented in this collection are primarily Apsáalooke, the postcard collection consists of other tribes including Lakota, Arapaho, and other unidentified tribes.

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Creators:
Sturtevant, William C.
Dates:
1952-2007
Size:
220 Linear feet (The total extent of the collection is 191.41 linear feet (consisting of 473 document boxes and 2 record boxes) plus 254 sound recordings, 94 computer disks, 42 card file boxes, 85 oversize folders, 9 rolled items, 18 binder boxes, and 3 oversize boxes. Of the total extent, 4.79 linear feet (14 boxes) are restricted.)
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of William Curtis Sturtevant and documents his activities as Curator of North American Ethnology at the National Museum of Natural History, his work as the editor-in-chief of the Handbook of North American Indians, his research among the Seminole and Iroquois people, and other professional activities. The collection is comprised of books, sound recordings, research and field notes, realia, artifacts, clippings, microfilm, negatives, slides, photographs, manuscripts, correspondence, memorandums, card files, exhibition catalogs, articles, and bibliographies.

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