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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Jim, 1866-
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
undated
Size:
208 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3109
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typewritten translation of the Thunder dance of the Bear gens by Dr Michelson (Submitted for publication January 27, 1928). Translated by H. Powshiek.

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4118A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In Swanton's handwriting (mostly in pencil, and rather faint): (1) Notes on songs. 80 pages. Refers to "Roll Nos." I-XLI; possibly related to cylinder recordings ? (2) Myths: How the Raven Beat the Devil, How the Badger Came to Have Four Toes, How There came to Be Mosquitoes. 4 pages, typed. (3) Vocabulary notes and other miscellaneous notes. Disor...

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Creators:
Smith, James
Dates:
1943-1945
Size:
0.29 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes the following material gathered by James Smith: photo album containing Smith's handwritten diary, photographs, postcards, currency, and maps; a printed copy of Smith's diary; a song, "Ballad of Thirty First;" and the booklet "The Story of the Thirty First Photo Reconnaissance Squadron."

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
October, November, December 1884
Size:
101 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS520A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes local and tribal names, dances, songs, story of buffalo hunt, etc., etc.

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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Johnson, Smoke, 1792-1886
Gibson, Mary Skye
Dates:
1914-15
Size:
70 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1360
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

By Mrs John A. Gibson. Oh' giwe songs by Smoke.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1889
Size:
13 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2486
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text and translations. Also the songs.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Gibson, John Arthur, 1849-1912
Buck, John, Chief
Dates:
1899-1882 (1921) 1927
Size:
14 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3590
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

From John A. Gibson, 1899- translated into Cayuga by Chief John Buck, Jr (1917); Legend of Ka-hwi'-ya (Phebe bird), Mr Buck; Creek Song, Bear, December 19, 1882, copied 1921.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Program in Black American Culture
Dates:
circa 1976-1987
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-136
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Bernice Johnson Reagon, former Director of the Program in Black American Culture, 1982-1988. The material consists primarily of Reagon's correspondence and memoranda concerning the program and its administration; information on projects such as "Music of the Black American Composer" and "Voice of ...

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Creators:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975
Marx, Groucho (Julius Henry), 1890-1977 (comedian)
Dates:
1911-1978
Size:
12 Cubic feet (39 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0269
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Series 1: Correspondence, 1932-1977 is arranged alphabetically by correspondent. In 1965, Marx gave the Library of Congress a portion of his correspondence with well-known personages. The majority of the correspondence in this collection dates from the post World War II era (Marx's early correspondence is located at the Library of Congress.) Th...

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1811-1980
undated
Size:
17 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S14
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 14, Calendar, Time, and Weather contains approximately 1,800 pieces of sheet music, documenting attitudes toward and consequences of natural events. The four seasons comprise the larger part. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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