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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Dates:
1929
Size:
1 Item (6 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1329
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson conducted research among the Kickapoo in 1929 in Shawnee, Oklahoma. During this time, he worked with Joseph Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo and former student at Carlisle Indian Industrial School. These notes contain information from Murdock and include phonetic transcriptions of vocabulary, a list of gentes, and some personal names.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Peters, Jim, 1866-
Poweshiek, Ida
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Dates:
1929, undated
Size:
96 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2789
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two handwritten Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts with English translations collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Jim Peters and Sam Peters wrote "Old man who could run fast." An unidentified writer authored "One Indian." Both were translated into English by Ida Poweshiek in 1929. The Meskwaki texts are undated.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Brown, Julius, circa 1869
Big-Bear, circa 1852-
Dates:
1911
Size:
58 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2821
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Linguistic and ethnological notes and texts from Truman Michelson's work in 1911 with members of an Ojibwa delegation from White Earth, Minnesota, visiting Washington, D.C. The materials include notes on kinship terms, vocabulary, paradigms, and the tribe's social organization. Michelson also obtained stories in Ojibwa from Big Bear with English tr...

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Sapir, Edward, 1884-1939
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
circa 1911
Size:
28 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2806
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Edward Sapir's typed notes on the vocabularies of various Algonquian languages that he collected in 1911. List of languages covered: Delaware, pages 1-6; Abnaki (Pierreville), page 7-12; Malecite (Riviere du Loup, Thomas Paul), pages 13-17; Micmac, pages 18-23, Cree (Rupert's House), pages 24-25; Montagnais (Louis Clairie, Pointe Bleue), pages 26-2...

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Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Brown, William W. (electrical engineer)
Dates:
1920-1950
Size:
2.66 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0102
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

35 binders of engineering drawings, correspondence, and charts concerning high frequency alternators, low and high frequency antenna systems, insulators, conductors, power transformers, cables, and vacum tubes.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Etherington, William
Lutet, Stanley
Fletcher, John
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Dates:
1936
Size:
21 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3413
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Assortment of notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson on the Cree at James Bay and Hudson Bay. Includes extracts from notes in Manuscript 3411 on Weenusk boundaries and dialect classifictions of Ghost River Cree, Le Ronge Cree, and Trout Lake Cree; references to publications on Cree; some notes on Island Lake Cree, God's Lake Cree, and Oxford...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
75 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1830
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing linguistic, ethnological, and anthropometric notes on the Chippewa collected by Truman Michelson in L'Anse and Baraga in Michigan. His notes include Chippewa words and phrases with glosses in English, stories, and anthropometric measurements.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Abraham, Alice
Dates:
1929, 1967
Size:
39 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS833
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing Kickapoo syllabic texts handwritten in 1929 by Joseph Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo residing in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Also English translations dictated by Alice Abraham of Shawnee, Oklahoma, and handwritten by her granddaugther Susan in 1967. The texts include a story of why rabbits only have fat on their shoulders and an anecdote f...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Martin, John
Allan, William
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
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Dates:
1935 summer
Size:
16 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3401
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook (labelled "1935 VI") containing Albany Ojibwa notes and Weenusk (Winusk) Cree text collected by Truman Michelson during his field research in the region of James Bay and Hudson Bay in 1935. Michelson obtained Albany Ojibwa vocabulary and ethnological notes from John Martin, with William Allan, a Cree speaker, serving as an interpreter. The...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1925 August
Size:
1 Notebook (98 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1853
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson traveled to Odanah, Wisconsin on August 21, 1925 to study the Ojibwa. These notes, collected by Michelson at that time, cover the physical anthropology, linguistics, and ethnology of the Ojibwa. The notes include anthropometric measurements, notes on gentes, stories, and Ojibwa terms and phrases with English glosses

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