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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
undated
Size:
159 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1885
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the story of the one who made the Thunder clan sacred bundle. The English translation is by Thomas Brown. Collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
circa 1915
Size:
2 notebooks (136 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1835
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text in Meskwaki (Fox) handwritten in a notebook by Alfred Kiyana on the one who made the eagle sacred bundle. A second notebook contains an English translation by Thomas Brown.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1927
Size:
17 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3353
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Texts and anthropometric measurements collected by Truman Michelson during his research among the Arapaho at Fort Washakie, Wyoming. The texts consists of two stories handwritten by Michelson. The first story is in Arapaho with an interlineal English translation. The second story is in English and titled "N. runs a race with elk." The anthropometri...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
1915, undated
Size:
134 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2140
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the one who made the wailing song, with an English translation by Horace Poweshiek. Poweshiek's translation is dated 1915 and is titled, "The one who made the wailing songs. The way a clan feast is carried on when any one dies. The one who made the sacred bundle." Kiyana's text is undated. Texts coll...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lutet, Oliver, circa 1905
Dates:
1935-1936
Size:
163 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3399
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Fort George Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Fort George on the shore of James Bay and at Great Whale River by Hudson Bay. The notes are mostly linguistic with some ethnological content. The texts are stories in Cree syllabary with English translations. John of Fort George provided most if not all of the Cree text while Oliver ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
1916, undated
Size:
202 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2121
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of Wapasaiya's younger brother Meskwasona in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana with English translation by Thomas Brown. The translation is dated January 31, 1916, while Kiyana's text is undated.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Peters, Joe
Poweshiek, Horace
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Dates:
undated
Size:
230 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2020
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Four stories in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Sam Peters and Joe Peters, with English translations by Horace Poweshiek. List of stories: "Spotted Calf" by Sam Peters, "Kochipekwaha and the ghosts that rescue him" by Sam Peters, "This is another story about the people in the times when they were Spirits" by Joe Peters, and "Man whose wife is taken by ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Lincoln, Harry
Scott, Thomas
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Dates:
undated
Size:
115 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1892
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains two texts on mortuary rites in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana. The English translated titles are "When there is an adoption" and "Ghost Feast." These are accompanied by a notebook containing phonetic transcriptions by Tom Scott and Harry Lincoln and English translations by Truman Michelson. On the last page are g...

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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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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Catpat, Mrs.
de Dame, Ekin
de Dame, Noel, Mrs.
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Dates:
1910
Size:
143 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2825
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Primarily texts with some linguistic notes from Truman Michelson's fieldwork among the Micmac in Restigouche, Canada. Michelson collected stories in Micmac from Barney la Bob, Noel Marchand, Mrs. Catpat, and Ekin de Dame. Chief Chief Nicholas Jerome provided interlineal English translations. There is also a story in English from Mrs. Noel de Dame. ...

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